Several people were injured after police inside fired on the protesters, who then broke into the building’s lower floors and clashed with police.
The abolition of the force has been a demand of protesters who ousted Hosni Mubarak as president in February.
Earlier, new PM Essam Sharaf vowed to meet protesters’ demands for change.
Mr Sharaf was named as head of the transitional caretaker government by the army on Thursday.
He replaced Ahmed Shafiq, who was appointed in the dying days of Mr Mubarak’s rule. Continue reading