The City of Johannesburg has, through a mutually agreed separation agreement, released Mr David Tembe from his position as the Chief of Police within the Johannesburg Metropolitan Department (JMPD).
The Chief of Police vacated his position on 07 April 2020.
Both parties have agreed to keep confidential the terms of separation.
The City has appointed Director Sipho Dlephu, a veteran municipal police official with 36 years’ experience, as Acting Chief of Police.
The City thank the former Chief of Police, Mr Tembe, for his service to the residents of Johannesburg and wishes him well.
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