Fiji Police Force

Tongan national reported missing in Fiji

According to Police the 22-year-old Tongan national was staying with family in Wainivula and left home on September 30.

Fiji Police say she informed her family of where she would be staying, however when they checked on her a few days later, they were informed that she had left on October 4.

     

Three Fiji police charged for pouring boiling water on man

The incident happened when the suspect was being interrogated at the Navua police station earlier this week, where the victim sustained serious burns to much of their body.

On Tuesday, the police in a statement said three constables had been charged with one count each of commiting an act intended to cause grievous harm.

Benedito Bolabiu, Laisenia Naiwau, and Lasaro Turagadrau appeared in court on Wednesday, where they were granted bail.

The police said further charges were being considered.

     

Fiji man dies after police beating

The 26-year-old was allegedly beaten outside a nightclub in Suva on the 2nd of September.

He died of his injuries in hospital on Thursday.

Fiji's police commander, Brigadier General Sitiveni Qiliho, says he's ordered the criminal investigations department to investigate.

He did not say whether the accused officers were known, or whether they were still working.