En­tire po­lice force fired over scan­dals

China Daily (Hong Kong) - - WORLD -

An of­fi­cial on Fri­day or­dered the re­lief of an en­tire city po­lice force in metropoli­tan Manila af­ter some of its mem­bers were sus­pected in the grue­some killings of three teenagers and were caught by closed-cir­cuit tele­vi­sion rob­bing a house. The 1,200-strong Caloocan city po­lice force will be re­lieved in batches and re­placed, said metropoli­tan Manila po­lice chief Os­car Al­bay­alde. The of­fi­cers will un­dergo 45 days of re­train­ing, af­ter which those fac­ing no charges can be re­as­signed to other sta­tions.

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