Thursday, June 4, 2009

SA Police Receive Riot Control Training From French

In order for local police forces to prepare for the 2010 World Cup, French police have come to Nelson Mandela Bay to train officers on crowd and riot control.

NELSON Mandela Bay police officers are being trained by French officers on crowd management and control in preparation for the 2010 Fifa World Cup.

Police spokesman Captain Sandra Janse van Rensburg said yesterday that the training was being conducted by French police officers, who had come to South Africa to provide skills to local personnel.

French officers train local police on crowd control
The Herald
June 1, 2009