Speaking as a former police officer in the dog control division, I have to say it is very disappointing to read about people complaining about what these police officers, both men and women, have to do in the line of duty.
The Koutu Nui has every reason to be alarmed about the growing number of ex-pats serving (mostly) the tourism sector.
You had published in the February 12, 2018 issue of the Cook Islands News a letter written by Tupuna Rakanui, Clerk of the House of Ariki.
As leaders of our beautiful paradise, PM Henry Puna and his CIP-led government’s responsibility to our people and country is primarily our economic well-being, as well as ensuring continued government support for our social, physical and mental health.
History is a funny old thing, because what happens in the past generally gets consigned to the past.