Colonel Nguyen Dang Nam, former head of the Criminal Police Department of the Ho Chi Minh City Public Security (PC02) was removed from all positions in the Party due to a series of violations.
The decision to discipline in the form of all positions in the Party, for the term 2015-2020 and 2020-2025, for Mr. Nam, 45 years old, was announced by the Standing Board of the Ho Chi Minh City Public Security Party Committee on the afternoon of October 27.
The former head of PC02 was determined to have violated the Party’s principles of organization and operation and violated his authority; lack of responsibility, loose leadership and management; violate the Party’s regulations, the State’s laws, the police branch in the fight against crime; lack of inspection and supervision to cause many violations of the law.
Regarding these violations, early last year, the Minister of Public Security assigned Colonel Nguyen Dang Nam to be the Head of the Department to build the movement to protect the homeland security of the Ho Chi Minh City Public Security.
In addition to Mr. Nam, the Standing Board of the Party Committee of the Ho Chi Minh City Public Security Department issued a disciplinary warning to Colonel Tran Van Phu, deputy head of PC02, former deputy head of the Ho Chi Minh City Public Security Bureau of Investigation. for “serious violations, affecting the prestige of the Party and the industry”.
In the year 2019-2020, Mr. Phu is said to have lacked inspection, let his subordinates do wrong and failed to promptly prevent violations of the Party’s regulations and State laws in leadership and management. Mr. Phu also lacks responsibility in implementing regulations of the Ministry of Public Security on investigating crimes so that subordinates, cadres and party members violate them, causing serious consequences and bad influence in society…
Mr. Nguyen Dang Nam when he was Head of the Criminal Police Department. Photo: Quoc Thang
Mr. Nguyen Dang Nam when he was still a colonel, Head of the Criminal Police Department. Photo: Quoc Thang
In 2017, Mr. Nguyen Dang Nam held the rank of colonel and was appointed Head of PC02 Department. In the early years, Mr. Nam was assessed by the leadership of the Ho Chi Minh City Police as being aggressive, ready to transform to grasp the situation, public opinion, and quickly orient the case.
Mr. Nam has led the case of terrorist bombing of the ward police headquarters, or serious cases, causing confusion to public opinion such as: 5 family members in Binh Tan were killed; 2 street knights murdered, 3 guillotined; Doctor Chiem Quoc Thai was hunted down by his wife hired by a gangster; First criminal handling of disco owners in Saigon…
Currently, the specific misconduct of Mr. Nam and related people has not been announced.