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Elaboration of a Master Plan to fight drug scourge in Mauritius
June 01, 2017

Elaboration of a Master Plan ...

GIS - 01 June, 2017: A three-day workshop to develop a National Drug Control Master Plan for Mauritius so as to effectively address the drug problem in the country kicked off yesterday at Le Voilà Hotel, Bagatelle. It is a joint initiative of the Ministry of Defence and Rodrigues, the Prime Minister’s Office in collaboration with the United Nations office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC). In his addres...

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Chagos Archipelago: Committee of parliamentarians meets to take stock of latest development
June 01, 2017

Chagos Archipelago: Committee ...

GIS - 01 June, 2017: The Committee of Parliamentarians on the Chagos Archipelago met on 31 May 2017 under the chairmanship of the Minister of Defence, Minister for Rodrigues, Sir Anerood Jugnauth to exchange views on latest developments relating to the Chagos Archipelago. The Committee, according to a Communiqué issued by the Minister Mentor’s Office, noted that no progress had been made in the ...

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Police and Prison operative frameworks are being assessed, says Sir Anerood Jugnauth
April 26, 2017

Police and Prison operative f ...

​GIS - 26 April, 2017:  The strengths and weaknesses of the Police and Prison operative frameworks are currently being assessed with the aim of coming up with an Action Plan in the near future which will benchmark Mauritius with the most successful law and order models internationally.   This statement was made this morning by the Minister Mentor and Minister of Defense and Minister for Rodrigu...

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Prison cadre participates in regional training programme on maritime security
April 24, 2017

Prison cadre participates in ...

GIS - 24 April, 2017: In the context of the Regional Programme for the Promotion of Maritime Security (MASE) designed to enhance maritime security in the Eastern and Southern Africa and Indian Ocean region (ESA-IO), a training programme was held from 18 to 22 April 2017 at the Prison Training School in Beau Bassin.  This initiative of the East African Community (EAC) saw the participation of aro...

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Mauritius strongly objects to the UK Government programme of visits to Chagos
April 05, 2017

Mauritius strongly objects to ...

​GIS - 05 April, 2017: The Government of Mauritius strongly objects to the programme of visits to the Chagos Archipelago which the UK Government purports to undertake and welcomes the position taken by the Chairman and Leader of the Chagos Refugees Group, Mr. Olivier Bancoult, on the matter, says a communique issued yesterday by the Office of Minister Mentor.   The Mauritian Government also not...

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Vision and Mission

 
Vision
 
A secure and peaceful Republic of Mauritius with maritime and territorial sovereignty and integrity.
 
Mission
 
To provide efficient, effective and quality services for the enhancement of national security, management and rehabilitation of offenders, and protection and administration of maritime zones, sovereign rights and territorial integrity, for the safety and well-being of the citizens of the Republic of Mauritius.
Objectives
Ensure law and order, enhance national security and protect the country from security threats.
Adopt a zero-tolerance policy in the relentless fight against drug trafficking.​
Manage and rehabilitate offenders for their re-integration in society.​
Effective resolution of criminal cases through scientific evidence using state-of-the-art technology.​
Support the Rodrigues Regional Assembly to consolidate and accelerate the socio-economic development of Rodrigues.​
Establish the institutional and legal framework for the early exploration and the sustainable exploitation of the natural resources in the maritime zones of the Republic of Mauritius, as well as in the Mauritius/Seychelles Extended Continental Shelf in the Mascarene Plateau Region.​
Ensure maritime and territorial integrity, through regional, international and institutional cooperation and collaboration.​