The final exercise for Junior Staff Course (JSC) 69 code named ‘Exercise OMBUDSMAN 2018’ took place in the College from Mon 21 May to Fri 1 Jun 18.

THE REGIONAL MINISTER, DEPUTY REGIONAL MINISTER AND SOME MEMBERS OF THE REGIONAL SECURITY COUNCIL AT THE REGSEC MEETING

SOME STUDENTS OF JDC 69 AT THE REGSEC MEETING

The exercise which was an Internal Security and Counter Insurgency (IS/COIN) operation drew thirteen (13) other officers from sister security services.  The Exercise was the climax of JDC 69.

SOME EXTERNAL PARTICIPANTS FROM THE SECURITY SERVICES

OPERATIONS CENTRE FOR EXERCISE OMBUDSMAN

GOC SOUTHERN COMMAND IN HIS OFFICE

REGIONAL POLICE COMMANDER WITH SOME SECURITY HEADS IN HIS OFFICE

THE MILITARY SECTION OF THE OPERATIONS ROOM

There were two other categories of participants who took part in the Exercise.

Category 1.   This category was made up of Thirteen (13) officers from other security services who joined the regular JSC 69 students for the Exercise. The breakdown was as follows:

(1)        Police                                                  –           5.

(2)        Fire Service                                         –           2.

(3)        Immigration                                        –           2.

(4)        Prisons                                                 –           2.

(5)        Narcotics Control Board                     –           2.

Category 2.     Thirteen other supporting staff also joined the Exercise.  These included personnel from DPR and clerks from the Armed Forces Clerk’s Training School.

The objective of the Exercise was to test the understanding of the students of JDC 69 in the application of the principles of Internal Security and Counter Insurgency Operations.

ASSISTANT COMMANDANT, CHIEF INSTRUCTOR JUNIOR DIVISION AND OTHERS LISTENING-IN DURING THE REGSEC MEETING

As part of the exercise, personnel of REGSEC undertook a heli recce over the operational area.

REGSEC MEMBERS AND SECURITY PERSONNEL BOARDING HELI FOR RECCE OF THE OPERATIONAL AREA

MEMBERS OF THE SECURITY SERVICES ONBOARD THE HELI

PARTS OF THE OPERATIONAL AREA

The students of JDC 69 are now preparing for their graduation on Friday 14 June 2018.