NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (JUNE 18, 2015) — The Traffic Department at the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force, Nevis Division now has six additional staff members. They were introduced as traffic wardens by Head of the Division Superintendent Hilroy Brandy at a ceremony at the Charlestown Police Station on June 15, 2015.
The Wardens, all women, who are a first for the Nevis Division, were sworn in last week by virtue of Section 90 of the Vehicles and Road Traffic Ordinance Licencing Authority. Their training began in October 2014 with the Traffic Department and other senior Officers of the Division.
Mr. Brandy used the opportunity to inform the public that the Wardens also had the power of arrest like any police officer and sought the public’s cooperation.