By July, every village and residential community in Beijing will have a community police officer doubling as its deputy party chief. Photo: Qianlong.com

Police embedded in grass-roots Communist Party cells as security grip tightens on Beijing

  • Mao-era practice revived in renewed push to strengthen grass-roots management
  • Chinese capital already keeping close tabs on residents with volunteer neighbourhood watch groups
Topic |   China's Communist Party

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By July, every village and residential community in Beijing will have a community police officer doubling as its deputy party chief. Photo: Qianlong.com
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