The Progressive Liberal Party issued the following statement about the announced layoffs in the police force on Thursday 21 March. The dispatch of these officers will gut the force of its experienced men. The Minister of National Security Marvin Dames who himself should have resigned by now says that more layoffs are to come.
From The Chairman of the PLP
On Layoffs RBPF
For Immediate Release
21 March 2019
There is a political purge taking place in the Royal Bahamas Police Force and throughout the public service. This is an attempt to eliminate all PLPs from the public service. The FNM’S actions are wicked and evil and are condemned.