The Verna Police Station inaugurated India’s first police and community gymnasium, courtesy of Verna Industries Association; Malcolm Rodrigues from Training Room Gym; children of Marina English High School, Verna; friends from the Verna Police community and the support of police inspector Sandesh Chodankar and the Verna Police ‘Crocs and Cops’ community policing unit. The facility will offer cross-fit, yoga and meditation services. The purpose of this initiative is to get officers fitter both mentally and physically and to enable an efficient response that will benefit both the officers themselves and the community too. The facility can also be utilised by the community. Various tracking programmes and specific goal oriented physical and mental fitness targets will also be introduced.