Various Departments within the Royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force along with a number of local businesses is today hosting a crime prevention exhibition.
The event is currently being held outside the Central Police Station in Kingstown and the local police is showcasing aspects of their duties, as well as a display of security items among other things.
And as Vincentians continue with their hectic Christmas preparations, the local Police Force is advising that special attention be paid to the securing of homes, while they are out shopping.
Meanwhile Assistant Superintendent of Police, Junior Simmons, is appealing to members of the public, to refrain from taking matters into their own hands.
ASP Simmons says no one is above the law and that all matters should be reported to the police.
Noting that the police will bring perpetrators to justice, he makes a special appeal to persons to work closely with them.