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Salute to police force

  • On patrol: Akaelys Trott, 3, and Navaeh Minors, 4, enjoy the launch of Police Week (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
  • Student Aaliyah Haywood-Brown, 2, enjoying her popcorn at the Hamilton Police Station Open House for the launch of Police Week (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
  • Students take to the streets at the Hamilton Police Station Open House for the launch of Police Week (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
  • Students take to the streets at the Hamilton Police Station Open House for the launch of Police Week (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
  • East End Primary School P1 and P2 students learn CPR at the Hamilton Police Station Open House for the launch of Police Week (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
  • Students take to the streets at the Hamilton Police Station Open House for the launch of Police Week (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
  • Students take to the streets at the Hamilton Police Station Open House for the launch of Police Week (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
  • Students take to the streets at the Hamilton Police Station Open House for the launch of Police Week (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
  • Student Dominique Watson 3, colors the street at the Hamilton Police Station Open House for the launch of Police Week (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
  • Students take to the streets at the Hamilton Police Station Open House for the launch of Police Week (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
  • Students take to the streets at the Hamilton Police Station Open House for the launch of Police Week (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
  • Students take to the streets at the Hamilton Police Station Open House for the launch of Police Week (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
  • Students take to the streets at the Hamilton Police Station Open House for the launch of Police Week (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

A salute to the islandís police service kicked off yesterday with the launch of Police Week 2019 at Hamilton Police Station.

The open house was a chance to welcome the public, especially youngsters, to look behind the scenes.

The annual week of community events continues today with a seniorsí tea at the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club ó which will also host the awards banquet tomorrow at 6.30pm.

An ever-popular fixture of Police Week, the Gymkhana, will take to Police Field at Prospect in Devonshire from 10am on Saturday.

While the Sunday memorial, at the Police Cemetery in Prospect, pays tribute to officers and former officers who gave their lives in the service.