Zhao first became police chief of the region in 2005 and had worked as a police officer for almost three decades.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced during a news conference that he had asked Garry McCarthy, police superintendent since May 2011, to resign.Dec 02, 2015, 01:28 AM IST
Fiji`s recently appointed police chief has displayed his crime-busting credentials in dramatic fashion, fighting off a gang of robbers at a Suva restaurant with just a folding chair.May 22, 2015, 09:47 AM IST
Indonesian President Joko Widodo swore in a new national police chief Friday, ending a long-running saga over the powerful appointment that tested his leadership and commitment to fight corruption in the graft-prone country.Apr 17, 2015, 14:42 PM IST
A police chief in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen has been sacked after colleagues roughed up a group of reporters who had tried to report on a group of officers feasting on a giant salamander, an endangered animal in China.Feb 17, 2015, 10:46 AM IST
The Philippines` police chief faced calls Wednesday to resign after admitting he accepted gifts and favours worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, but he insisted they were not bribes.Oct 01, 2014, 16:48 PM IST
A roadside bomb killed a district police chief and a fellow policeman in eastern Afghanistan Wednesday, while four civilians died in a similar incident earlier in the day.Jun 25, 2014, 18:45 PM IST
The father of Bowe Bergdahl, the Idaho soldier released from captivity in a controversial prisoner swap with the Taliban, has received emailed death threats that authorities are investigating, an Idaho police chief said on Saturday.Jun 08, 2014, 08:45 AM IST
Libya`s military police chief, Colonel Mustapha al-Barghathi, was shot dead today in the restive eastern city of Benghazi in the latest assault on the restive country`s fledgling security forces.Oct 19, 2013, 08:48 AM IST
Dozens of people held hostage by Muslim rebels waging deadly street battles with Philippine troops escaped on Tuesday amid a military offensive, but the guerrillas kidnapped the city`s police chief, authorities said.Sep 17, 2013, 16:19 PM IST
C. Balasubramaniam, a 1981 batch Manipur-Tripura cadre Indian Police Service (IPS) officer, was appointed director general of Tripura Police, an official said on Monday.Jul 01, 2013, 13:41 PM IST
Rajeev Kumar succeeds GS Rath, who retired on Thursday, Principal Secretary of Home Department JB Tubid told a news agency.Feb 28, 2013, 20:32 PM IST
An Afghan provincial police chief and an official in charge of women`s affairs were killed in separate attacks today, the latest victims of a campaign of targeted killings against government officials.Dec 10, 2012, 16:17 PM IST
The Chhattisgarh Government has appointed Ramniwas, a 1982 batch IPS officer, as the new Director General of Police (DGP) of the Naxal-hit state.Nov 27, 2012, 08:14 AM IST
Officials say a roadside bombing in Afghanistan has killed a district police chief, as the insurgents increasingly target Afghan security forces.Nov 03, 2012, 14:43 PM IST
Wang Lijun told the court that he was rebuked and slapped by Bo for investigating his wife`s involvement in the murder.Sep 20, 2012, 14:04 PM IST
The man at the centre of China’s biggest political scandal, Wang Lijun stood trial on Tuesday for a second day.Sep 18, 2012, 12:43 PM IST
Assistant Inspector General MD Abubakar has been
appointed as the new Inspector General of the Nigerian Police.
The Meghalaya government has named N Ramachandran the new director general of police and Prem Singh as director general of civil defence and home guards.Sep 27, 2011, 14:07 PM IST
Sri Lankan police chief Mahinda
Balasuriya on Wednesday resigned taking responsibility for a violent
crackdown on a workers` protest, in which one protester was
killed and more than 200 injured.