Police announce major reshuffling

Winston Cosbert
Winston Cosbert

The police today announced a major reshuffling as a result of the retirement of police commissioner Leroy Brumell and the acting appointment in his place of Seelall Persaud.
The police press release follows:

As a result of the appointment of Mr. Seelall Persaud, DSM, as Commissioner of Police (acting), and the retirement of Assistant Commissioner George Vyphuis, DSM, the following postings of officers have been made within the Guyana Police Force with effect from April 08, 2014.

SPECIAL BRANCH

1. Assistant Commissioner Winston Cosbert – Head Special Branch

CID Headquarters

1. Senior Superintendent Leslie James – In Command
2. Senior Superintendent Marlon Chapman – Second-in-Command
3. Superintendent Brian Eastman

‘A’ DIVISION

1. Senior Superintendent Clifton Hicken- In Command
2. Superintendent Dion Moore – Second-in-Command
3. Superintendent Calvin Brutus – Traffic Officer
4. Deputy Superintendent Khali Pareshram
5. Detective Deputy Superintendent Michael Kingston
6. Deputy Superintendent Wayne De Hearte
7. W/Assistant Superintendent Althea Scipio
8. Cadet Officer Anthony Austin
9. Inspector Brian Lowenfield

‘B’ DIVISION

1. Deputy Superintendent Linden Isles

‘C’ DIVISION

1. Detective Superintendent Wendell Blanhum

‘D’ DIVISION

1. Senior Superintendent Ian Amsterdam – In Command
2. Superintendent Rishi Das – Second-in-Command
3. Cadet Officer Ganesh Puran

‘E’ DIVISION

1. Assistant Superintendent Michael Sutton – Second-in-Command (With effect from April 21, 2014)

‘F’ DIVISION

1. Assistant Superintendent Rudolph Banwarie

‘G’ DIVISION

1. Assistant Superintendent Walter Stanton – Second-in-Command

COMMISSIONER’S OFFICE

1. Superintendent Fazil Karimbaksh – Personal Assistant to Commissioner
2. W/Inspector Myrna Halley

FELIX AUSTIN POLICE COLLEGE

1. Superintendent Adrian Simon – Commandant

TACTICAL SERVICES UNIT

1. Superintendent Errol Watts – Officer-in-Charge

More in Local News

default placeholder

Economy was sluggish through first half of year – GBTI Chairman

The economy was sluggish throughout the first of the year, according to the Chairman of the Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry (GBTI), Robin Stoby.

The newly commissioned $26.5 million Student Loan Agency, located at the University of Guyana Turkeyen’s campus

UG loan defaulters face travel ban

Government yesterday outlined proposed measures to ensure that University of Guyana (UG) students repay their loans, including barring those with outstanding debts from leaving the country.

default placeholder

Sexually-abused girls, ages 13 to 15, largest group in children’s homes

Over the last ten years, the number of children in institutional care in Guyana has increased by almost 50%, with girls between the ages of 13 and 15, many of whom have been victims of sexual abuse, representing the largest single age group.

default placeholder

ExxonMobil seeking more acreage for oil search

American oil firm ExxonMobil is seeking to acquire more acreage offshore Guyana and a top executive has reiterated that the plan for production is “probably early into the next decade at this point.” In a quarterly earnings call with analysts yesterday, ExxonMobil’s Vice President, Investor Relations and Secretary Jeffrey J.

default placeholder

Troy records second quarter drop in gold production

Australian mining company Troy Resources Limited has produced 34,740 ounces of gold for the year up to the end of June at its Karouni gold project here and adverse weather conditions and teething problems at its mill are being blamed for hindering operations in the last quarter.

default placeholder

GGMC workers to get six weeks’ pay bonus for 2015

While they anticipate as much as a 25% increase in salary for 2016, Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) workers yesterday welcomed an announcement by government of a one-off six weeks’ payout for last year.

Comments

About these comments

The comments section is intended to provide a forum for reasoned and reasonable debate on the newspaper's content and is an extension of the newspaper and what it has become well known for over its history: accuracy, balance and fairness. We reserve the right to edit or delete comments which contain attacks on other users, slander, coarse language and profanity, and gratuitous and incendiary references to race and ethnicity.

Stay updated! Follow Stabroek News on Facebook or Twitter.

Get the day's headlines from SN in your inbox every morning: