Pira Wichman


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Located in
Avarua, Rarotonga

Our podcast today Pira Wichman, will take us from being a Military Policeman with the New Zealand Army, a former Traffic Police Specialist with the New Zealand Traffic Safety Services, and general Policing with the New Zealand Police. Returning home to Rarotonga and becoming our former Cook Islands Police Commissioner in the early 2000’s until 2007.

Pira then returned to New Zealand, since that time he has been a Returning Officer for the New Zealand Electoral Commission in charge of the Waitakere Electorate, an Area Manager for Statistics New Zealand in charge of the 3 West Auckland offices set up for the 2011 Census and also the Emergency Manager for the Royal New Zealand Air Force based out of Whenuapai.

Pira has also been President of the Avondale RSA and also Vice President for the Auckland District Returned Services Association.