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Australia. 2010 ‘Small Arms Light Weapons and other Related Programmes - Solomon Islands.’ National Report of Australia on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA). New York, NY: Permanent Mission of Australia to the United Nations. 1 January

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Solomon Islands

RAMSI advisers have helped increase the capacity and professionalism of the
Correctional Services of Solomon Islands.

Rove Central Correctional Centre located in Honiara is the largest correctional facility in the Solomon Islands and complies with the UN OHCHR Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners.

Security incidents in prisons decreased from 118 in 2005-06 to 62 in 2008.

There have been no credible reported instances of crime involving the use of firearms since 2005.

ID: Q1625

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