Section - 39 - Interpretation.

    In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires-

    "approved employment" means such employment as the Minister may by executive instrument specify;

    "Minister" means the Minister to whom responsibility for the Police Service is assigned by the Prime Minister;

    "police officer" means a member of the Police Service;

    "prescribed" means prescribed by regulations made under section 36;

    "prisoner" includes a person involved in a criminal case and who is in police custody;

    "salary" includes wages;

    "subordinate police officer" means a member of the Police Service other than a superior police officer;

    "superior police officer" means an officer not below the rank of Assistant Superintendent of Police.