In her early years, she worked in the Public Security Department of the autonomous region. She successively served as the deputy director (deputy chief) of the Traffic Management Bureau (Traffic Police Corps), political commissar of the highway management detachment, director of the Publicity Department of the Public Security Department of the autonomous region, and Deputy director of the political department. In 2013, Guo Xiaohong was transferred to the post of deputy secretary and deputy director of the Party committee of Qinzhou Public Security Bureau; in 2015, she was appointed director and Secretary of the Party committee of Qinzhou Public Security Bureau; in 2016, she became Vice Mayor of Qinzhou City and continued to serve as director of the municipal Public Security Bureau.
According to a report in modern world police published by China Peoples Public Security University Press in 2018, Guo Xiaohong was the first female head of municipal public security organs since the founding of new China, and was also the only female head of public security organs in 14 prefecture level cities in Guangxi at that time.
According to the report, since 2015, Qinzhou public security organs have innovated the Qinzhou characteristic mode of team management and Party building management on the basis of establishing a nationwide brand of reform and innovation micro inspection system, ranking the first in Guangxi in performance evaluation in 2016, and ranking the first in the two phases of satisfaction evaluation of public security organs in the whole region in the first and second half of 2017 Good results, lead the whole district.
In addition, China economic network reported that among the peoples public security forces, female police officers are rare species, and female police directors are rare. When Guo Xiaohong took the post of director of Qinzhou Public Security Bureau in 2015, she saw the female director with high hair in her hair. Some people once questioned: it is mens good job to investigate and solve cases. What can the female public security bureau director make? This makes Guo Xiaohong secretly determined: to do is to be the best!
Qinzhou is the most convenient access to the sea in Southwest China, and is also a high incidence area of drug trafficking and smuggling cases, the report said. As soon as Guo Xiaohong took office, she led a team to Guangdong to investigate and exchange anti drug work, and signed the anti drug cooperation agreement with Guangzhou, Dongguan and Foshan, and the cooperation agreement on strengthening the fight against cross regional drug crimes. In order to accumulate experience in solving cases, she often takes her capable generals to investigate areas with high incidence of drug trafficking cases. Once she heard that the Ministry of public security was going to hold a drug-related crime deployment meeting in Liangshan Prefecture, Sichuan Province. She left overnight, took a train to Kunming, and then took a long-distance bus to Liangshan Prefecture. It is said that Shu Road is difficult, and the road leading to Liangshan Prefecture at night is very dangerous. Guo Xiaohong said to the entourage, it will be very helpful for us to participate in the anti drug work in the future. I cant wait! The next day, the staff of the Ministry of public security were deeply moved to see Guo Xiaohong, who had been trudging for nearly 15 hours and wearing dark circles, appeared at the meeting place the next day.