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 DCOP /MR ISAAC ALEX QUAINOO

DCOP /Mr. Isaac Alex Quainoo was born on 12th June, 1956 with a Ghanaian Nationality. He started his secondary school education at Boa Amponsem Secondary School (formally Dunkwa Secondary School), DunKwa-On-Offin where he obtained Ordinary (O) Level Certificate and St. Louis Secondary School, Kumasi, Ghana where he obtained Advanced (A) Level Certificate in 1979 at a time when the school was admitting males at the sixth form level.

In 1980, he was awarded a Government Scholarship to study in the Donetsk State University, in Ukraine where he received a certificate in Russian Language (1981).

In September 1981, he was admitted to the Moscow Institute of Finance in Russia (formally USSR) and graduated with a Master of Science degree (MSc) in Economics specializing in Finance.

As the Regional Commander for the Western Region, He is responsible to the I.G.P. for the overall administrative and operational command duties of the region.

Prior to being appointed to his current position on 14th February, 2014, he was the Upper East Regional Commander from 22nd April, 2013. He has also held /occupied the following positions in the Police Service:

  •        Second-In-Command of the Brong Ahafo Regional Police Command (2i/c BAR) from May, 2009 to April, 2013.
  •        Quarter-Master General at the Police Headquarters from 8th June, 2009 – 11th May, 2010
  •        Budget Officer, Headquarters from September, 2002 – 8th June, 2009
  •        Commander, Airport District, Accra from March 2002 – September, 2002
  •        Commander, Takoradi Police District, July, 2000 – March, 2002
  •        Operations/Logistics Officer (UN Peace Keeping Operations in Bosnia & Herzegovina from March 1999 - April     2000
  •        Commander, Effiduasi/Ash. District Police from January – March, 1999
  •        Commander, Special Police Command (SPC) now PIPS in charge of the Central Region from October 1996 -Dec. 1998
  •        Budget Officer, Headquarters from September 1993 - Oct. 1996
  •        As a Chief Inspector, he was a Prosecutor for Agona Swedru Divisional Police from September, 1991-1992

Before his enlistment into the Police Service in April 1991, he worked with the Association of Non-Governmental Organizations (GAPVOD) and UNDP as a Programme Assistant and Ghana Export Promotion Council in 1987/1988. 

WESTERN POLICE COMMAND

 

1

MR. E.K. ARKO

ACP                

22/11/70 - 30/12/71

2

MR. T.O. LINDSAY

ACP

30/01/71 - 22/01/72

3

MR. M.D. WEREKO

DCOP    

22/07/72 - 28/05/74

4

MR. I.E. TIBIRU                                         

DCOP

10/07/74 - 28/02/75

5

 MR. A.K. VADU                                           

ACP

28/02/75 - 19/04/75

6

MR. I.D. SOWAH                                         

ACP 

23/07/75 - 15/01/76

7

MR. C.A. ADJEI                                         

DCOP

15/01/76 - 25/02/77

8

MR. O. TENKORANG                             

DCOP 

11/07/77 - 16/10/78

9

MR. E. TCHUM                                         

DCOP

16/10/78 - 19/06/79

10

MR. J.O. TAM                                            

DCOP

07/07/79 - 07/02/80

11

MR. R.K. KUGBLENU                             

DCOP

07/02/80 - 30/11/80

12

MR. R.K. KUGBLENU                               

COP

01/12/80 - 16/01/81

13

MR. P.E. COBBINAH                               

DCOP 

16/01/81 - 12/06/81

14

MR. SEIN MEZO                                          

ACP

12/06/82 - 15/04/82

15

MR. M. OBIRI                                           

DCOP 

15/04/82 - 01/06/83

16

MR. OWUSU OPOKU                             

DCOP

01/06/83 - 13/08/85

17

MR. S.E. ASARE                                      

DCOP

13/08/85 - 04/09/89

18

MR. W. SAM AWOETWI                          

DCOP

04/09/89 - 23/01/90

19

MR. J.C. MPRAH                                         

ACP

23/01/90 - 23/11/90

20

MR. J.C. MPRAH                                     

DCOP

23/11/90 - 27/03/93

21

MR. J. BOAKYE-APPIAH                        

DCOP

27/03/93 - 15/05/93

22

MR. S.K. AFRIYIE                                    

DCOP

15/05/93 - 30/11/93

23

MR. R.K. SARFO-KWATENG                

DCOP

30/11/93 - 03/12/96

24

MR. W.A KUMI                                         

DCOP

03/12/96 - 13/03/01

25

MR. F.K. AGYEMAN                                

DCOP

13/03/01 - 19/03/02

26

26 MR. J.B. MOFA                                      

DCOP

19/03/02 - 27/04/02

27

MR. A.H. ADDO (AG)

ACP

27/04/02 - 06/03/03

28

MR. OFOSU-M. GYEABOUR (AG)    

ACP             

06/03/03 - 06/09/03

29

MR. GEORGE ASIAMAH                       

DCOP

06/09/03 - 25/02/05

30

MR. K.D. ARTHUR                                 

DCOP

25/02/05 - 31/12/06

31

MR. K.D. ARTHUR                                    

COP

01/01/07 - 01/10/07

32

MR. R.M. AZU (AG)                                     

ACP

01/10/07 - 30/04/80

33

MR. M.A. ALHASSAN                                 

COP

30/04/08 - 20/05/09

34

MR. ALHAJI HAMIDU MAHAMAH          

DCOP

20/05/09 - 23/03/11

35

MR. RANSFORD M. NINSON               

DCOP

24/03/11 - 05/04/13   

36

MR KOFI BOAKYE                                   

DCOP

12/04/13 – 14/02/14

27

MR ISAAC ALEX QUAINOO MSc (Econs)

DCOP

14/02/14