Global Sky Security Limited, a Ghanaian private security company has embarked on another benevolent exercise by donating 200 raincoats to the National Patrol Department of the Ghana police.
The company also donated another 200 set of raincoats to the Motor Transport and Traffic Directorate (MTTD) at the Police Headquarters in Accra.
The donation forms part of the company’s corporate social responsibility (CSR) of helping the police fight crime even when it is raining.
The company said they were moved to donate the rain coats due to the scenario where some police officers were seen managing traffic in the rain without any form of protection.
Citing an incident involving a police officer some few weeks ago, directing traffic in the rain at Lapaz, a suburb of Accra without a raincoat.
Mrs. Victoria Aidoo , Head of Administration at Global Sky Security Limited, in an exclusive interview hinted that the gesture would be replicated across the country.
“This is our first time of donating to the Ghana Police but certainly won’t be the last.
What we intend doing is to cut across Ghana. We will visit every region to do this donation to the Police Service to aid them in effective policing”, she stared.
According to her, Global Sky Security core aim is to partner with the police to help cut down crime by 70percent.
The company also intends to support the police administration with surveillance and CCTV cameras and other security equipment.
She therefore urged other private security companies to also lend it support to the Ghana Police in the fight against crime.
Global Sky Security, a global security company specialized in physical assessment, training of security guards, CCTV Installation and Monitoring Service.
On his part, Spt. Joseph Atsu Dzineku, Director of Operations of the National Patrol Department of the Ghana Police commended Global Sky Security Limited for their donation.
He called other companies and the general public to assist the police service to effectively discharge their duties.
Supt. Atsu Dzineku also cautioned motorist and other road users to be careful on the roads during the rainy season.