08 October 2011
Police continue to investigate case of cutting electrical cable
East Timor Legal News 08 Oct 2011 Source: Suara Timor Lorosae, October 7, 2011 language source: Tetun - Timorese Police Commander Commissioner of Police Longuinhos Monteiro said that the police are continuing to investigate a criminal case where some unknown people cut off the electrical cable.
Monteiro said they are investigating some people who were believed to have engaged in this crime or immoral act.
"We already know that the duty of the police is to compile the data. We could not detain the suspected people immediately. We need time to process this case and compiling the data. We are continuing to ensure security and control the situation as people not only stole electrical cables in Dili, but also in the rural areas or in the districts.
The police will continue to control people to avoid the theft of electricity cable as it belongs to all the people," Monteiro said.