Course on juveniles [Archives:2004/777/Local News]

September 30 2004

A special training course on dealing with juveniles was concluded on Wednesday September 22nd at the Police officers Club. The symposium program covered a number of subjects related to, and dealing with, juvenile issues.
Dr. Ali Awadh, General Juvenile Police Director, asserted that the 30 participating officers from different governorates are to form the first core for the inauguration of Police Juvenile Branches in the governorates they work in.
He also confirmed that the UNICEF organization in the country will provide help and equipment for constructing these branches, in light of the agreement signed between Ministry of Interior and the organization. The course aimed at raising the level of awareness of police officers of juvenile issues.