John sends Police Inspectorate after chief of police for leaking scandal info to Nečas

Interior Minister Radek John has asked the Police Inspectorate to investigate Chief of Police Oldřich Martinů for providing sensitive information regarding the Environment Ministry affair to Prime Minister Nečas. Mr John faults the police chief for informing the prime minister of a case in which he is to be questioned as a witness, and for failing to notify him beforehand. Mr John has sought to remove Mr Martinů from his post on a variety of grounds since at least July. Mr John’s Public Affairs party said Sunday they would be demand his immediate departure at the emergency coalition meeting held later that day.