On Friday February 20th during a ceremony organized at the Police Head quarters several police officers received their long awaited promotions in the presence of other colleagues and family members. The promotions were handed out by the Acting Chief of Police Commissioner Carl John. Officers Rudolph Bloeiman and Delano Baptist were both promoted to Chief Inspector of Police, Officers Raichel Doran, Claudio Ellis, Sharlon Cathalina and Estario Petty were all promoted to Inspector of Police; Officer Igmar Woodley was promoted to Sergeant, officers Rexcarlos Courtar and Sidney van Bosse both received their certificates for an advanced training in the handling of traffic accidents. Several other officers received decrees placing them in their correct salary scale. During the ceremony Commissioner John congratulated the officers and encourages them to continue being dedicated and an example to the younger officers.