Changes to police hierarchy

Several changes have been made to the Police Hierarchy.

Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Francis Tokura is now Chief of Bougainville Police.

Ivan Lakatani is now the Assistant Commissioner of Police.

The new Lae Metropolitan commander is Anthony Wagambie Jnr.

East New Britain’s new police commander is Kaiglo Ambane.

PPC Morobe now is Supt Augustine Wampe.

The new acting ACP for NCD is Sylvester Kalaut and Jerry Frank takes over the reins as acting ACP Traffic.

The new NCD Metropolitan Supt is Ben Turi and Andy Bawa moves to Mt Hagen as the new Deputy Commander for the Highlands.

Philip Kulwaum is the new NCD Superintendent, Operations.

Silas Wayagure has been moved to the Gulf Province as its new Commander.

Joe Poma is the new Director for Highway patrol.

Perou N’Dranou is the new Bomana college commandant.

Director Internal affairs Chief Superintendent Victor Isouve now takes over as acting ACP Crimes while acting director of crimes Peter Guinness will be acting in the position of ACP Momase.

Officers living within NCD are expected to take up their new positions by October 31, 2015 while those living in other centers should take up their new posts by December 31, 2015.

Commissioner Ba expects all movements to be completed by January 12, 2016.

Julianna Waeda