The Police Service Commission moments ago confirmed the suspension of Police Commissioner Wendell Robinson.
Chairman Kelvin John told Robinson in a letter that certain complaints have been made against him which are now being investigated.
The suspension takes effect immediately.
The police force is now in the hands of Atlee Rodney.
In a news release, STRATCOM said Deputy Commissioner of Police Atlee Rodney has been promoted to the Rank of Acting Commissioner of Police with immediate effect.
Also, Assistant Commissioner of Police Albert Wade has been promoted to the rank of Deputy Commissioner of Police vice Mr. Atlee Rodney.