On September 7, 2012, the National Public Security Bureau held a forum in Dalian City, Liaoning Province.The Deputy Chiefs of the Public Security Bureaus around the country attended the forum. The forum summarized the experiences gathered in recent years in handling the emergency management of unexpected public events.
Zhou Yongkang spoke at the forum. He asked all levels to study and learn from how the situation of dealing with unexpected public events has been dealt with both domestically and abroad; to improve the ability to apply the law, the ability to work on civilians, the ability to manage the accident sites, and the ability to properly guide the media. He also asked all parties to firmly safeguard social stability and the people’s interest as well as the authority of the nation’s legal system in order to create a safe and stable social atmosphere in the period preceding the Party’s 18th National Congress.
Source: Xinhua, September 8, 2012