On May 13, the Hospodárske Noviny financial daily wrote that the elite police unit charged with fighting organised crime is being reshuffled.
After the resignations of the head of the Office for Fighting Organised Crime head and representatives from the National Anti-Drug Unit (NPJ) of the Slovak Police Corps, another 10 officials are being dismissed on May 15.
According to the daily, the reshuffling is targeting the head of the terrorism unit, the financial police unit, the department of criminal structures, and the deputy directors of the Office for Fighting Organised Crime.
The reason cited is weak productivity and stagnation. SITA
Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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13. May 2008 at 15:00