Adding to Police Whānau: Auckland recruits graduating this week

A former Māori Television presenter fluent in Te Reo will be one of 22 new constables graduating in Auckland this Māori Language Week.

The new constables will be graduating at a ceremony at the Vodafone Events Centre in Auckland tomorrow.

After 19 weeks of intensive training, they’re ready to join the three Auckland police districts and work on the frontline.

Between them, they speak more than nine languages, including Te Reo Māori, Sign Language, Korean, Tongan, Mandarin and Cantonese, Punjabi and Hindi.

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