“He is a good police officer and has serious credentials within the police. For someone to hold high office for a long period takes some doing.
“It shows he has the practical skills to do the job and he most definitely has the right qualification,” Burger said.
“But he has had several scandals and he left the service in a dramatic fashion.
“He also had battles with people like Zelda Holtzman (former top cop) and others that were always in the public. Cele should take this into account.