UNPol Daily Security Briefing 25 January 2008 - This is a broadcast of the UN Police in Timor-Leste to provide you with information about the security situation around the country.
The security situation in Timor-Leste has been calm. Today in Dili, police attended three confirmed incidents, including a case of assault where a 22-year-old man sustained a minor injury to his chin. The suspect fled the scene and the victim was taken to Dili hospital.
The security situation in Dili last night remained mostly calm. Police made arrested two men; one for assault and one for disorderly behaviour.
Yesterday in Baucau district, police received a report of two groups fighting in Buibau village. The police were able to stop the fight, and arrested a 20-year-old man in the process. There were no reports of any injuries.
Heavy rainfall continues in many parts of Timor-Leste, particularly in the western districts. Motorists are advised to be cautious when driving. Day time travel is advised in the affected areas unless you are
forced to travel by night.
The police advise to avoid travelling during the night to the most affected areas. Please report any suspicious activities. You can call 112 or 7230365 to contact the police 24 hours a day, seven days a week.