Saturday, December 16, 2017

‘Elect CoP’ one of three proposals*

THE Express editorial of December 5, preceded by Sunday’s front-page headline, (“elect Top Cop’’, December 3) unwittingly gave the wrong impression that the only proposal by the Police Manpower Audit Committee to select the Commissioner and Deputy Commissioners is “a direct vote by the eligible population.”
This proposal, whatever its merits or demerits, is only one—the third —of three selection proposals as illustrated in the report by a graph showing the increasing extent of civilian participation and democratising the process from Proposal One to Proposal Three. 

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