Police Force establishes Under-15 football team in Bartica – as part of its Social Crime Prevention initiative


In keeping with the Guyana Police Force’s Social Crime Prevention initiative, on January 06, 2016, Commander ‘F’ Division Senior Superintendent Ravindradat Budhram and ranks established an Under-15 football team with a membership of twenty-five youths in the community of Bartica.

The objective of this initiative is to develop the skills of youths between the ages of 13-15 in this sport and instilling the importance of discipline, fitness, healthy lifestyles, staying away from drugs and meaningfully occupying their spare time in the community through sports.

Bartica FootballA statement from the Guyana Police Force said the name of the team is the Kaleidoscope Football Club and its members will be exposed to training and practice matches under football coach Mr. Elvis Jones.

This initiative is expected to develop a stronger relationship between members of the public and the police, thereby creating safer communities where the responsibility of crime fighting is shared.



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