A Police Officer has been interdicted for getting himself drunk while in inform at Cape Coast in the Central Region.
The attention of the Police Administration was drawn to a video which has been widely circulated on social media in which he was filmed and mocked by a civilian.
Director of Public Affairs of the Ghana Police Service, ACP Kwasi Ofori in a statement said the officer (name withheld) has been interdicted to pave way for investigations.
“The said officer has been identified and in line with Police regulations, he had been interdicted to make way for investigation into his conduct.
“Also, a clinical psychologist has been assigned to evaluate him and offer him the necessary support. In addition, he will be referred to the Police Medical Board for thorough review and support towards rehabilitation where necessary,” the statement said.
It added “The said officer’s suitability or otherwise to remain in the Service will be based on the outcome of investigations and the recommendation of the Police Medical Board.”