Seven Deputy Police Commissioners have been promoted to the rank of Commissioners while 31 Assistant Commissioners of Police (ACP), have also been promoted to the rank of Deputy Commissioners Of Police (DCOPs).
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo did the promotions upon the recommendation of the Police Council.
The latest promotion brings the number of Commissioners of Police to 14.
This was contained in a statement signed by the Director General of Police Public Affairs, ACP David Eklu Monday.
The 31 Assistant Commissioners of Police who have been promoted to the rank of Deputy Commissioners include officers from the general police pool and medical professionals.
Below are newly promoted Commissioners;
COP/Mr. Akuribah Yaagy – Director-General/National Patrols;
COP/Rev. David Nenyi Ampah-Benyin – Central Regional Police Commander;
COP/Mr. Charles Kpapu Torkor – Commandant at the Ghana Police Command and Staff College;
COP/Mr. Maxwell Sakipasgo Atingane – Director-General/Motor Traffic & Transport;
COP/Mr. Bright Oduro – Director-General/Criminal Investigations,
COP/Mr. Osabarima Oware Pinkro III – Director-General/Research and Planning and
COP/Mr. Isaac Ken Yeboah -Ashanti Regional Police Commander.