Throughout the open discussion board assembly, some celebrities who had been current complained about mishandling and inappropriate remedy from some police personnel.
In response to them, they deserve some privileges befitting their standing as celebrities however COP Kofi Boakye thwarted the opinion and identified that nobody is above the legislation.
“I need to say that the sense of entitlement of celebrities is turning into overwhelming. And I simply don’t get it. Among the issues that you simply do are disgusting, reality be informed. If we can’t arrest pickpockets, we can’t arrest armed robbers. Nobody is above the legislation. While you fault it, and the legislation has to cope with you, we’ll. So, that it’ll deter others,” he mentioned.
He continued that “if you need privileges, what privileges would you like? That you may pull a weapon anytime, and nothing could be carried out to you? No, that’s not doable. We can’t try this.”
The outspoken senior police additionally famous that there’s a must make clear who a star is and who deserves that title.
“Who’s a star? What’s the operational definition of the phrase movie star? I feel we must always get that as a result of I’m confused. We’re confused. Is it that whenever you seem in a single movie, otherwise you do one track, you qualify to be known as a star or what? And also you see, as a result of we’re confused, we have no idea what you need,” he mentioned.
The assembly was held on the Police Headquarters in Accra on Wednesday, November 10 with some senior cops in attendance.