Tag: Citizen Security Strengthening Programme

Guyana Prison Service gets about $11 M in tools for skills training

Guyana Prison Service gets about $11 M in tools for skills training

- October 8, 2021

Minister of Home Affairs, Robeson Benn has presented about $11 million worth of vocational tools to the Guyana Prison Service ... Read More

100 police officers to receive forensic training

- November 24, 2020

One hundred police officers will be trained to achieve internationally recognised standards in evidence collection, and increased awareness in standards ... Read More

Ensuring youth development guarantees Guyana’s development

Ensuring youth development guarantees Guyana’s development

- September 4, 2020

- “We want to bring the energy, intellectual development, skills and knowledge of our young people”- Minister Benn. Over 20 ... Read More

Over $2M in items donated to boost Reg. 6 communities 

Over $2M in items donated to boost Reg. 6 communities 

- October 10, 2019

― Part of GOG/IDB partnership through CSSP programme DPI, Guyana, Thursday, October 10, 2019 The communities of Angoy’s Avenue, Kilcoy/Chesney ... Read More

Youth-friendly spaces to create safer communities

Youth-friendly spaces to create safer communities

- June 4, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Monday, June 4, 2018 Creating youth-friendly spaces can help communities reduce the scourge of crime and violence. That ... Read More

Local efforts to reduce recidivism working – (ag) Director of Prisons

Local efforts to reduce recidivism working – (ag) Director of Prisons

- May 30, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, May 30, 2018 Acting Director of Prisons, Gladwin Samuels says the recently released final report of the ... Read More

Work with government to prevent youths being criminalised – Min. Ramjattan

Work with government to prevent youths being criminalised – Min. Ramjattan

- May 28, 2018

-GPS inmate survey handed over -findings will help to form policies based on scientific investigation, and not mere suspicions DPI, ... Read More

More at risk youths to benefit from CSSP

More at risk youths to benefit from CSSP

- March 16, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, March 16, 2018 The Government’s anti-crime Citizen Security Strengthening Programme (CSSP) skills training programme is set to ... Read More

Online training being mulled for prisoners’ rehabilitation – Director of Prisons (ag)

Online training being mulled for prisoners’ rehabilitation – Director of Prisons (ag)

- February 16, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, February 16, 2018 The Guyana Prison Service (GPS) is considering the introduction of online training as efforts ... Read More

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