WEST BANDUNG-Moechgiyarto, West Java Police Chief General Inspector said it is preparing the 2850 West Java Police personnel to 10 regencies/cities in West Java which will carry out the simultaneous elections.
It said the police chief on Monday (7/12) in West Bandung while following the rice planting along with the Governor Heryawan.
A total of 330 Sabhara personnel and 1,198 Police's mobile brigade (Brimob) shifted from West Java Police to the Police organisers of the upcoming elections on December 9 in Banding regency, Tasikmalaya, Sukabumi Pangandaran, Karawang, Cianjur, Indramayu. While the contingency Police personnel prepare Sabhara members of 102 personnels and 842 Brimob personnels.
“It’s conducted to anticipate conflict ahead and after the elections," he said.
He explained that 2,000 personnel during the quiet period will increase patrols in potential conflict area through conducting barricades in vital location such as KPU office.
"In Pangandaran we heightened security, especially in KPU office. We also check using metal detector into areas that have a high conflict potential," he said.
West Java Police chief hopes during this election, participants and supporters continue to maintain regional security conduciveness.
"If it is found money politics and other election violations, we will catch and meshes corresponding legislation," he said.