| James Kon |
MEMBERS of the Focal Point of Brunei-Muara Police District conducted crime prevention patrols with Neighbourhood Watch members in two separate villages recently.
The first patrol was carried out by Focal Point members and Sengkurong Police Station. Sergeant Major 3096 Pengiran Noorhasni binti Pengiran Haji Omar led five police personnel and four Kampong Jerudong Neighbourhood Watch members in the patrol.
The patrol spanned across Kampong Jerudong, the Jerudong market and Jerudong Beach, and resulted in the detection of an unlocked trailer container at the boat landing area of Jerudong Beach. The police station was notified for further action.
Meanwhile, the second patrol at Kampong Panchor Murai involved Limau Manis Police Station personnel and three Neighbourhood Watch members.
Corporal 4044 Pengiran Md Iskandar bin Pengiran Dato Paduka Haji Salim led the patrol that covered the area of Mukim Pengkalan Batu.
No suspicious activities were detected in the patrol participated also by Kampong Panchor Murai Village Head Haji Matassan bin Haji Salleh.
The patrols hoped to encourage village residents to play a collective role in maintaining the safety of their areas.