Home Minister Imran Abdullah says the Police Research and Innovation 2023 Conference would be a guiding light to further enhance Maldives Police Services.

The Minister said that while speaking at the inauguration of the Police Research and Innovation 2023 conference.

The Ministry of Home Affairs, the Maldives Police Service, and the Police Board organized the three-day conference.

Minister Imran said that the administration of President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih began the work of reforming the police service knowing how big of a task it was and that it was determined to find end result for the task.

He further said that taking each step in the right direction, the Police Conference that started today would be a guiding light to those holding the reign of the service to improve the force.

The Minister added that the reform of the police service can only be achieved by holding such conferences, seminars, and workshops as per the standards of academia and research.

The 3-day conference would see the presentation of 10 academic papers on various topics related to modernizing and enhancing policing. Reforming and modernizing the police is a pledge of this administration.