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The Central Politics and Law Commission of the Communist Party of China, full name Politics and Law Commission of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, is the organization under the CPC Central Committee responsible for political and legal affairs. In practice the organization oversees all legal enforcement authorities, including the police force, making it a very powerful organ. All the Party committees of provinces, municipalities, counties and autonomous regions establish respective politics and law commissions. The Commission is headed by a secretary who is usually a Central Politburo member. (via Freebase)