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Fresh shake-up hits police service

Author: Graphic.com.gh
IGP David Asante-Apeatu
IGP David Asante-Apeatu

A number of Senior Police Officers have been reshuffled by the Service, according to a statement by the Inspector General of Police, IGP David Asante-Apeatu.

A number of regional police commanders have been replaced or been moved to other duties.


The following Command changes take immediate effect.

  1. COP Mr. Isaac Ken Yeboah, Ashanti Regional Commander to Dir-Gen/Technical, National Headquarters, Accra.
  2. DCOP Mr. Kwasi Mensan Duku, Western Regional Commander to Ashanti Regional Commander.
  3. DCOP Mr. Vincent Redeemer Dedjoe, Upper East Regional Commander to Western Regional Commander.
  4. COP Mr. Paatrick Adusei Sarporg, Northern Regional Commander to Director-General - Legal, National Headquarters, Accra.
  5. DCOP Mr. Timothy Yoosa Bongah, Director/Police Intelligence and Professional Standards, National Headquarters, Accra to Northern Regional Commander
  6. DCOP Mr. Emmanuel Ashong Bossoh Jnr, Brong Ahafo Regional 2nd in Command to Police Intelligence and Professional Standards (PIPS), National Headquarters, Accra.
  7. DCOP/Mr Edward Oduro Kwateng, Upper West Regional 2nd in Command to Brong Ahafo Regional 2nd in Command.
  8. DCOP Mr Osei Kwaku Ampofo-Duku, National Headquarters/Accra to Upper East Regional Commander.
  9. DCOP Mr. Edward Tabiri, Director-General, Legal to Director-General, Police Special Operations
  10. Chief Superintendent Mr Felix Apedo, Nsawam District, Eastern Region to i/c Atebubu District in the Brong Ahafo Region.
  11. Chief Superintendent Mr Ali Damashie, Alpha SWAT, Ashanti Region to i/c Kasoa District in the Central Region.
  12. Chief Superintendent Mr Leonard Kwesi Abakah, Airport District, Ashanti Region to i/c Assin Fosu District in the central Region.
  13. Superintendent Mr Eric Asiedu Asamoah, Anyinam District, Eastern Region to i/c Airport District in the Ashanti Region.
  14. Superintendent Mr Stephen Kofi Ahiatafu, Kasoa District, Central Region to i/c Anyinam District in the Eastern Region.
  15. Superintendent Mr Reinford Magnus Sam, Assin Fosu District, Central Region to i/c Kibi District in the Eastern Region.
  16. Superintendent Ms Marian Osei-Adu, Kibi District, Eastern Region to i/c Nsawam District in the Eastern Region.
  17. Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Mr Kofi Sarkodie Addo, Crime/Nsawam District, Eastern Region to i/c Crime/Oyibi in the Ashanti Region.
  18. ASP Mr Sam Frimpong Manso Pipim, Crime/Oyibi District, Ashanti Region to i/c Crime/Nsawam District in the Eastern Region.