BANDUNG–Simultaneous Regional Elections in West Java (Jabar) will be held in Bekasi, Cimahi, and Tasikmalaya, on Wednesday, February 2015, 2017.
To anticipate the security, West Java Police mobilized its members to stay on guard around polling stations (TPS).
"We are going to secure two locations: Tasikmalaya and Cimahi, because Bekasi is the resposibility of Metro Police," said Head of Public Relations of West Java Police Commissioner, Yusri Yunus at West Java Police Office, in Bandung, on Monday (13/2).
He said the security will operate 2-4-8 strategy. That means every two policemen have to stau on guard in 4 TPS and assisted by eight officers of Limnas.
Police sent to the TPS are 1,500 personnel that consist of 1,000 officers of the local police station, plus two units of SSK from Sabhara Police of West Java and 2 SSK from National Army (TNI). jo