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Restive Chinese region offers rewards to recruit more police

BEIJING (AP) - Authorities in China's western region of Xinjiang are offering high salaries and other benefits to recruit police in the restive area, which has experienced bloody attacks blamed on ethnic separatists.

The recruitment drive is the latest step to ramp up security in Xinjiang, where members of the native Uighur (WEE-gur) ethnic group have been blamed for deadly attacks on government targets and migrants from other parts of China.

A notice Tuesday on the website of the go

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