$298,000 has also been allocated to purchasing specialised policing equipment.
$1.6 million has been allocated to fund police operations during the conduct of the 2018 General Elections operations.
It has been announced that funding will be released depending on the scheduled date for the 2018 General Elections.
Speaking to Fiji One News the Police Commissioner Sitiveni Qiliho says the force is thankful for this allocation.
“It is a great day for the Fiji Police Force, it will certainly lift moral and service delivery for the Fiji Police Force. It will certainly lift moral and service delivery for the youngest policemen down the line. We have made submissions and we are happy with what government has put through,” Police Commissioner Sitiveni Qiliho.
Police officers will get salary increases ranging from 11.5 percent to 20.5 percent.