Massive shakeup hits police service; COP Tiwaa, 30 others reshuffled
The acting Inspector-General of Police, Dr, George Akuffo Dampare, has undertaken his first major shake-up in the police service after reshuffling about 30 top officers.
The information available to Citi News indicates that the Director-General of Welfare, Maame Tiwaa Addo Danquah, has been moved to head the Police Intelligence and Professional Standards Bureau (PIPS).
The Head of Education, Research and Training at the Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD), Superintendent Alexander Obeng, has been moved to the Public Relations Department as the Director.
The Public Relations Officer of the Criminal Investigations Department, DSP Juliana Obeng, has been moved to the Accra Regional Police command as PRO.
The Director-General in charge of Police Operations, COP Christian Tetteh Yohuno has been moved to Director-General in charge of Administration.
Other changes include COP Vincent Redeemer of the Police Professional Standard Bureau (PPSB), who will now be the Director-General in charge of Special Duties.
COP Edward Tabiri, the Director-General of the Police Intelligence Department will now head the Planning & ICT Directorate, while COP Frederick Adu Anim, the Director-General of the Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD), will now head the Human Resources department.
The full list of the changes is expected to be released soon.