Several members of the Royal St.Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force have been promoted to ranks ranging from Corporal of Police to Superintendent of Police.
A release from the Police says the promotions took effect from June 1, 2017.
Among those promoted include Timothy Hazelwood, an Assistant Superintendent of Police, who was promoted to Superintendent of Police and Inspectors Trevor Bailey, Nigel Butcher and Hesran Ballantyne to Assistant Superintendent of Police.
Promoted to the rank of Inspectors are Station Sergeants Charles Allen, Paul Jones, Lyndon Olliver, and Junior Simmons. Sergeants Henry Providence, Dwight Rogers and David Chandler were elevated to Station Sergeants, while Brangurgon Glasgow of the Coast Guard was promoted to Chief Petit Officer.
Meanwhile, Acting Corporals Royden Hanaway, Saleme George, Roxanne Ralph Horne, and Jeron Glasgow along with Constables Delano Charles and Allison Simon were promoted to the ranks of Corporal.
Commissioner of Police Renold Hadaway and other gazetted officers extend commendations to the officers on their promotion.