SIBU: The Sibu Central Police Station has added another feather to its cap by winning the second prize in Category B (Police Station in Urban Area) during the Malaysia Crime Prevention Foundation’s (MCPF) annual general meeting.
The police station had previously won first prize in the category.
The excellent police station awards presentation was held at the Royal Malaysia Police College of Kuala Lumpur.
Sibu OCPD Asst Comm Stanley Jonathan Ringgit who received the award together with CPS head ASP Herman Rakey, thanked all those whose hard work had led to them winning the award.
“Everyone is proud of this achievemeent.”
ACP Stanley said they lost to Jinjang Police Station, Kuala Lumpur, which emerged champion in the category while Tech Kulim, Kedah, was third.
The award ceremony was attended by Deputy Prime Minister and MCPF chairman Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, MCPF vice-chairman Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye and Deputy Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Noor Rashid Ibrahim.
In Category A (Police District Headquarters) , Kota Samarahan Police Station was the champion, followed by the Grik Police Station in Perak and Kudat Police Station in Sabah.
Cherating Police Station in Pahang won the first prize in Category C (City Police Station), while Bombalai Police Station, Tawau, Sabah, and Bukit Besi Police Station, Dungun, Terengganu, placed second and third, respectively.
In Category D (Rural Police Station), the champion was Sri Menanti Police Station, Kuala Pilah, Negri Sembilan while Sungai Tong Police Station, Setiu, Terengganu and Sungai Tiang Police Station, Pendang, Kedah took second and third prizes, respectively.