• Police disrupt illicit tobacco operation

    Police disrupt illicit tobacco operation0

    The Royal Gibraltar Police disrupted a tobacco smuggling operation in the early hours of yesterday, seizing 150,000 cigarettes and arresting two local men in the process. In a statement the RGP explained that shortly before 3am, uniformed officers of the Area Response Teams arrested two local men, aged 36 and 28-years old, respectively, for tobacco

  • RGP attends Law Enforcement Network meeting in Prague

    RGP attends Law Enforcement Network meeting in Prague0

    A representative from the Royal Gibraltar Police attended the ninth edition of the OECD-sponsored Law Enforcement Network meeting in Prague in the Czech Republic. Inspector Cavallo Soane was among police officers, prosecutors, investigating judges and other legal experts involved in specialised anti-corruption investigations. This year’s meeting which was attended by members of the Anti-Corruption Network

  • New intake of constable recruits

    New intake of constable recruits0

    Seventeen new police recruit constables have started their 18-week basic training period at New Mole House this week. The course will last until early April 2019 and will be mostly classroom-based. Inspector John Olivera said: “The Recruitment and Training Team have high hopes for this recruit class and look forward to seeing them develop over

  • RGP announces promotions

    RGP announces promotions0

    Royal Gibraltar Police Commissioner Ian McGrail has announced a host of promotions to various ranks in the organisation following the promotion boards that concluded last week. Superintendent Richard Ullger has been promoted to Assistant Commissioner and will be taking up the post on the retirement of current incumbent Richard Mifsud. Mr Ullger joined the RGP

  • Royal Gibraltar Police Survey 2018-19

    Royal Gibraltar Police Survey 2018-190

    The Gibraltar Police Authority will this week launch its annual survey to gauge the public’s satisfaction with the Royal Gibraltar Police. This year the survey will run from October 24 to January 31, 2019. The Gibraltar Police Authority, which is established under the Police Act 2006, is an independent body made up of 10 persons.

  • New role of Assistant Commissioner at the RGP

    New role of Assistant Commissioner at the RGP0

    A new role of Assistant Commissioner was formed within the Royal Gibraltar Police, the Commissioner of Police Ian McGrail announced today. The role will go to the former Chief Superintendent Richard Mifsud and was approved by the Minister for Justice Neil Costa. The new role came about following a review of the RGP’s present rank