Now, they are wearing bright gray same as officers of BCR officers have been wearing. “Peace of Mind for the General public – when security officers are on hand and in uniform, the public is reassured by their presence,” he said. Dean added that security officers wearing uniform is for greater deterrence of crimes, saying “when a would-be criminal sees an officer in uniform on location, this provides a strong deterrent for crime or criminal activities. Correction Officers of the Ministry of JusticeOliver Briggs, former correction officer in an exclusive interview with FPA, added he was surprised that to see officers of the two institutions wearing the same uniform. The rules forbid private security uniforms from resembling state security uniforms but it is silent as it regards intra state uniforms,” he said.
Source: Front Page Africa January 11, 2019 00:38 UTC