Michael Kpoyi51475 G/L/Coporal
The late No. 51475 G/L/Cpl. Michael Kpoyi was enlisted into the Ghana Police Service on 10th April, 2013 and passed out on 6th November, 2013 at the Regional Police School, Winneba in the Central Region.
He was posted to Regional Headquarters Operations, Tema on 23rd June, 2014 and later attached to Rapid Deployment Force (RDF), Tema.
On 12th June, 2017 at about 6:00pm after duty parade held at the forecourt of Tema Regional Police Headquarters, he embarked on his patrol duty with a service motorcycle.
On reaching Tulaku on the Michel Camp Road near Ashiaman roundabout, two unidentified persons with unregistered motorcycle fired several shots at him which made him lose control of the motorcycle and fell into a gutter in the bush near Sawiz filling station. The information got to police officers on snap check duty at Tulaku old barrier. They rushed to the scene to find him in a pool of blood.
He was rushed to police hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival. The Inspector – General of Police Mr. David Asante – Apeatu Posthumously promoted him to the rank of L/Cpl with effect from 11th June, 2017.
news & events
The Minister for the Interior, Hon. Ambrose Dery has stated that the Government will not vary the Police Service’s pension scheme to the disadvantage of police officers. He said, “the President will not permit any change that will make security personnel suffer and that any such changes will not affect the Ghana Police Service”. Hon.April 18, 2019
April 17, 2019
The Inspector-General of Police. Mr. David Asante-Apeatu, accompanied by his Director-General Operations, COP/Mr. George Mensah, DCOP Mr. Kwasi Mensah Duku-Ashanti Regional Commander, DCOP Mr. Adu Anim- Deputy Ashanti Regional Commander, Chief Superintendent Mr. Francis Nchor, the Chief Staff Officer and others have toured the Ashanti Region on Thursday 11th April 2019, to interact with PoliceApril 12, 2019
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