A report in the Guardian Newspaper this morning has revealed that the Police Service Commission has narrowed the search for T&T’s next Police Commissioner.

It says that out of 20 applicants, three finalists have been chosen, among them former National Security Minister Gary Griffith.

The newspaper quotes a source as saying that Griffith and Police Social and Welfare Association Michael Seales lead the list of nominees.

The source also said acting Police Commissioner Stephen Williams, retired deputy commissioner Glen Hackett and secretary of the Association Anand Ramesar scored lower on the list.

The article goes on state that First Division police officers have been questioning whether Griffith will get the respect from the lower ranks as a civilian commissioner if he is chosen.