The Director of the Criminal Investigation Department DIG Prasad Ranasinghe, two DIGs and two Officers in Charge have been issued transfers.
The Director of the CID DIG Prasad Ranasinghe has been transferred to the Police Headquarters.
Matara and Hambantota District in Charge DIG W Thilakaratne meanwhile has been appointed as the new Director of the CID.
Meanwhile, DIG Nuwan Wedasinghe who was in charge of the Galle District has also been vested with the role of Matara and Hambantota District in Charge.
The Police Headquarters issuing a statement said the transfers were issued based on service requirements.