Hu Renping is a member of the Communist Party of China. In September 2005, he entered the undergraduate Law programme at the Xinyu Branch of China Central Radio and TV University (now is known as the Open University of China, or OUC) in Jiangxi Province, and graduated in July 2007.

In 1991, Hu Renping left the army for the patrol detachment of the Xinyu Public Security Bureau. Safeguarding people's lives and interests became a sacred duty for him, and he never experienced fear. His tasks have included fighting gangs and tackling economic crimes, he has been named deputy captain of the Criminal Police Detachment, and he has helped crack a number of cases.

In dealing with these cases, he has often taken the lead, fearing no hardship, and making personal sacrifices.

In June of 2013, two gun-related crimes occurred in Xinyu City. The perpetrators were quickly apprehended, but the source and whereabouts of the guns remained unclear. As deputy in charge of such crimes, Hu Renping was made responsible for the investigation as head of a special team, and organised an in-depth investigation.

Over 21 years of hardships and success, Hu Renping has been firm in his commitment to the public, helping solve over 600 criminal cases, including 85 involving gangs, tracking down more than 400 fugitives, destroying three criminal organisations, arresting over 120 suspects and confiscating 38 guns. He has won a number of awards for his police work at the national, county and city levels.

By OUC Voice WeChat Official Account