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New Commish Quallo to be installed today

Published:Friday | April 28, 2017 | 4:49 AM
Quallo’s appointment took effect last week Tuesday.

Commissioner of Police George Quallo is to be installed today.

The ceremony is being held at the Police Officer’s Club in St Andrew starting at 2:30 p.m.

Quallo’s appointment took effect last week Tuesday.

He replaced Dr Carl Williams who retired in January.

Commissioner Quallo joined the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) on November 29, 1976, and was appointed Assistant Commissioner of Police in December 2010 and Deputy Commissioner in November 2015.

He was previously the Deputy Commissioner of Police with responsibility for the Territorial Operations Portfolio.

Before that, he led various police divisions including Area 4 between March 2012 and December 2015 during which there were three successive years of reduction in murders and major crimes.