Head of city police arrested on suspicion of corruption

The head of Prague’s city police Vladimir Kotrouš has been arrested on suspicion of corruption. According to the internet news site lidovky.cz Mr. Kotrouš was arrested by members of the anti-organized crime squad on Friday morning and is being questioned. He is suspected of having accepted a bribe. Mr. Kotrouš was appointed to the post in 2002. He has been with the force for ten years.