Two senior ranking RMAF officers were promoted and transferred to ESSCOM as part of the effort to empower the newly created security command which oversee the security measures conducted along Sabah’s east coast. Kol Nor Mohammad Akmar bin Mohammad Dom TUDM and Lt Kol Sharidan bin Nemad TUDM will be transferred to ESSCOM as the Principal Staff Officer (Air) and Air Operation Staff Officer respectively.
Meanwhile 12 senior police officers were also promoted and transferred to ESSCOM.
SAC Datuk Abd Rashid Harun would assume the post of ESSCOM Security Force Commander while Bukit Aman Special Branch (E6-Security) principal assistant director SAC Datuk Nadzer Nordin has been appointed ESSCOM Joint Intelligence chief and Acting DCP.
Sabah Brigade Special Task Force (PGA) Deputy Commander ACP Kamarul Bahrin Mohamad was promoted as ESSCOM PGA Brigade chief of staff, while Sabah police contingent headquarters Special Branch deputy chief ACP Zulkifli Abdul Aziz as ESSCOM Intelligence chief of staff.
Selangor CID (Intelligence/Operations) deputy chief ACP Rosli Mohd Isa would be the new ESSCOM Investigation chief of staff while Muar police chief ACP Mohammad Nasir Ramli, the ESSCOM chief of staff and Marine Police commander (Region 4 Sabah) ACP Abdul Manaf Othman, the ESSCOM Air Task Force/Marine Police chief of staff.
They were also promoted to Acting SAC.
Meanwhile, Supt Ahmad Taufek Abdullah (Bukit Aman CID (D4) CIU Interim), has been appointed as ESSCOM Investigation 1 deputy chief of staff; Supt Willey Richard (Bukit Aman Money Laundering Investigation 1; Operation/Counter Terrorism) as ESSCOMInvestigation II deputy chief of staff while Supt Sulaiman Hussain Engineer I (Bukit Aman Air Engineering Unit) as ESSCOM Air Unit deputy chief of staff.
Marine Police (Region 4 Sabah) Deputy Commander Supt Wan Shazali Wan Abd Rahman was appointed Esscom Marine Police deputy chief of staff while Bukit Aman Internal Affairs UTK (OPS) Assistant Commander Supt Hazani Ghazali as ESSCOM Deputy chief of staff.
They were also promoted as Acting ACP.