Tongan police sergeant in New Zealand promoted as district liason coordinator

Sergeant Sanalio Kaihau of the New Zealand Police Waitemata District will be appointed to the role of District Pacific Liaison Coordinator next week.

In a statement Police said: “This is one of the successes for the Pasifika Peoples within NZ Police”.

“Sergeant Sanalio Kaihau is Tongan and I understand that this is the first time that a Tongan is appointed to this newly established role within NZ Police, Waitemataa District”, it said.

A ceremony to mark Kaihau’s promotion will be held at the Waitakere Police Station, 8 Buscomb Ave,  Henderson, on  Friday April 8, 2016 at  12.15pm – 2.00 pm


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