Police target international policing standards

Police officers patrolling the streets
Police officers patrolling the streets

Botswana Police Service (BPS) shocked the nation by releasing an external vacancy advertisement calling for the post of police constables with entry minimum qualifications of masters’ degree.

The Police have since said they have not made a mistake. They said it is a statement of intent to elevate BPS.

For years the BPS has been hiring police constables with Botswana General Certificate of Secondary Education (BGCSE) qualification but this time around their advertisement is clear they want people across various education levels including degree, diploma, and certificate just to mention but a few.

Editor's Comment
‘Boraboko’ should face the wrath of the law

Still in Molepolole, a young woman was also reported missing, only for her decapitated body to be found inside in a shallow grave! The issue of missing persons has always been a challenge in our country, and a considerable number of missing persons are unfortunately found dead! Something troubling is the murders related to missing persons, which touch on an array of issues, including the killing of intimate partners, often referred to as passion...

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