The Correctional Services Department (CSD) announced today (September 20) that Assistant Commissioner Mr Yau Chi-chiu would assume the post of Deputy Commissioner on September 20, succeeding Mr Sin Yat-kin who will assume the post of Commissioner.
Mr Yau joined the department (previously the Prisons Department) as an Officer in 1980. He assumed the post of Assistant Commissioner in July 2006.
The department also announced the promotion of Mr Au Lok-wah to Senior Superintendent of Correctional Services. Mr Au is currently the Senior Superintendent (Hei Ling Chau Correctional Institution). He joined the department as an Officer in 1983.
Ends/Friday, August 27, 2010
Issued at HKT 17:46
Mr Yau Chi-chiu will assume the post of Deputy Commissioner in the Correctional Services Department on September 20.
Commissioner of Correctional Services, Mr Kwok Leung-ming (left), presents a promotion letter to Senior Superintendent of Correctional Services, Mr Au Lok-wah.