RMPS to Investigate Stop & Search Complaints

An investigation has been launched into allegations made on social media about the approach taken by Officers while conducting stop and search procedures, here.

It is alleged that some officers of the RMPS, have been taking an aggressive approach when conducting stop & search activities. Some persons also claim that officers have been wearing facemasks, while carrying out these activities, and were not wearing uniform.  

Commissioner of the Royal Montserrat Police Service (RMPS) Steve Foster said stop and search procedures are legal and at least one officer should be in Police uniform.

The investigation into the allegations will be conducted by the RMPS.