As we close the curtain on 2018 and usher in the New Year, the Royal Bhutan Police (RBP) takes this opportunity to wish everyone a Happy Prosperous and Safe Year 2019. The RBP also seizes this opportunity to thank the general public for the goodwill and support rendered to a safe and secure society. We look forward to similar support and cooperation in the coming year, with renewed hope and optimism.
Posted on:31 December,2018
ROAD SAFETY APPEAL
The RBP requests general public with attention to road constructions workers not to divert water on the roads, especially along the national highways. Due to fall in temperature, formations of ice on the roads make for dangerous driving conditions which could endanger lives and affect traffic flow.
All commuters are reminded to exercise extreme caution while driving in icy areas including areas that do not receive sunlight, intersections, bridges and culverts.
Security Notification for National Day Celebrations
1) All international borders within Samtse Dzongkhag shall be sealed for 24 hours with effect from 1800 hours on 16th December 2018 on account of the 111th National Day Celebration. Please plan your travels accordingly.
The borders will be re-opened at 6pm on 17th December 2018.
2) Entry into Gurung Basti at Dorokha-Dhamdhum road junction for all incoming heavy vehicles shall be diverted to Dhamdhum with immediate effect.
3) Selected internal roads shall be closed during the National Day.
Posted on:12 December,2018
4th UNAMID Batch
Lyonchen Dr. Lotay Tshering with 14 officers from the Royal Bhutan Police who are leaving for United Nations Peacekeeping Assignment to Darfur, Sudan.
Posted on:10 December,2018
During routine check at Rinchending Checkpost on 03 December 2018, Phuentsholing Police intercepted and arrested a 28 year man from Kazhi, Wangdue.
Posted on:04 December,2018
To observe the International Day of Persons with Disabilities on 3 December 2018, a wheelchair race will be organised on Doebum Lam (Swimming pool road) in Thimphu. The traffic flow will be diverted at certain points to facilitate the event on 3 December from 1000 hours to 1100 hours.
Posted on:02 December,2018
Traffic delays are expected on the Expressway near Flyover bridge point due to ongoing road alignment works.
All commuters are requested to extend your cooperation and be patient on the road or plan alternate routes to your destination.
Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
Posted on:30 November,2018
Mr Tshering Dorji, a taxi driver of BT-1-A4551 handed in a purse containing cash which was left in his taxi by a passenger on 22 Nov 2018.
Posted on:23 November,2018
Use of Infringement Notice Stickers
This is to inform the general public that Traffic Division will strictly enforce the use of infringement notice stickers with immediate effect. The sticker will be pasted on the drivers side of the windshield of those vehicles violating parking regulations.
Posted on:21 November,2018
87th INTERPOL General Assembly
Policing in the information age is the theme of the 87th INTERPOL General Assembly, the global law enforcement event of the year, which has opened in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Posted on:20 November,2018
Public Notification from Thimphu Thromde
This is to notify the general public that Thimphu Thromde in collaboration with the Department of Disaster Management and Save the Children through ECHO funding will be conducting an Earthquake Simulation Exercise for Thimphu Thromde on the 10th of November between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Posted on:08 November,2018
Lost and Found
On 09/10/2018, Pelpon Tawchung of Traffic Police Division found a brown leather purse near the public toilet at Lungtenzampa bus stand, which contained cash amounting to Nu 9529 and other important cards. The purse was handed over to the rightful owner.