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Thursday June 30, 2011

Mohd Salleh is new KL police chief

PETALING JAYA: Sarawak police chief Deputy Comm Datuk Mohd Salleh (pic) has been appointed Kuala Lumpur police chief, replacing Comm Datuk Zulkifli Abdullah.

He will be replaced by DCP Datuk Mortadza Nazarene as Sarawak's Commissioner of Police.

They are among 12 senior police officers involved in a transfer and promotion exercise announced by Bukit Aman yesterday.

Other notable names are Kelantan police chief Senior Asst Comm Datuk Abdul Rahim Hanafi, who has been promoted to deputy director of management (training) with the rank of DCP.

Perlis police chief Senior Asst Comm Datuk Tajuddin Md Isa has been appointed deputy director of the Commercial Crimes Investigations Department (CCID) with the rank of DCP.

Asst Comm Zull Aznam Haron will replace him with the rank of SAC.

The police Air Wing Unit will also have a new commander in SAC Kamarulzaman Md Jan while his deputy commander (operations) will be ACP Sathiya Seelan.

Perak CID (Intelligence/Operations) deputy chief Asst Comm Zulkifli Hassan has been appointed the Sarawak CID chief with the rank of SAC.

He will be replaced by ACP Fadzil Ahmat.

Kedah police administration chief ACP Hasanuddin Hassan has also been promoted to assistant director of management (staffing) at the Bukit Aman administration department with the rank of SAC.


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