• New Adamawa CP vows to disarm herdsmen

    New Adamawa CP vows to disarm herdsmen

    According to reports, the new Commissioner of Police in Adamawa State, Mr. Musa Kimo, has read the riot acts to criminal elements, especially violent herdsmen in the state, promising to disarm them.

    While speaking with journalists in Yola, the state capital on Thursday, Kimo assured the residents of the state of the command’s readiness to crack down on criminal elements in the state.

    According to him, his posting to the Adamawa State command was solely to ensure that the ultimate vision of […]

  • Katsina records 30 rape cases monthly – CP

    Katsina records 30 rape cases monthly – CP

    No fewer than 30 girls are raped by men old enough to be their fathers in Katsina State monthly in the recent past, the Commissioner of Police in Katsina, Abdullahi Usman, has disclosed.

    Briefing newsmen yesterday in the state police command headquarters, Usman lamented that most of the victims were under aged girls, particularly in rural communities.

    He frowned that the police were having tough time arresting the menace due to the reluctance of parents and relatives of most victims to cooperate […]

  • 20 Policemen arrested for taking bribe in Rivers – CP

    20 Policemen arrested for taking bribe in Rivers – CP

    Newly deployed commissioner of Police in Rivers State, Mr. Francis Mobalaji Odesanya, has said no fewer than 20 policemen have been arrested in the state for taking bribe.

    This is as he identified unending political crisis and the reign of unresolved violent crimes, as the main two pillars, threatening the peace and tranquility of the state.

    Odesanya, who spoke yesterday while addressing newsmen at the Police Officers’ Mess, Port Harcourt, said the policemen were arrested within the short period he has been […]

  • Four policemen nabbed for extorting Commissioner of Police’s son

    Four policemen nabbed for extorting Commissioner of Police’s son

    According to reports reaching ADELOVE, four policemen have been nabbed for allegedly extorting the son of a Commissioner of Police.

    The four policemen, it was learnt over the weekend, are attached to the Ketu Police Station in Lagos State. Sources said that they are already undergoing investigation.

    The policemen were said to be on patrol at Ketu when they stopped a young man in his tinted vehicle and demanded for his particulars.

    He provided all the particulars except the tinted glass permit. They threatened to […]

  • Ikorodu killings: Nigerians have lost trust in police, says CP

    Ikorodu killings: Nigerians have lost trust in police, says CP

    Apparently worried over the continued invasion of Lagos and Ogun community by unknown gunmen, Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Fatai Owoseni, said residents have lost trust in the country’s police formation.

    Owoseni expressed his concern at the at the City Hall, Lagos, venue of the 2016 Stakeholders Forum organised by the Office of the Special Adviser to the Governor on Central Business District (CBD) themed: ”Toward a Lagos Island CBD Renaissance: Meaningful Insights and Commitment,” yesterday.

    The police commissioner, who was […]

  • Niger Delta militants trying to relocate to Ogun, says CP

    Niger Delta militants trying to relocate to Ogun, says CP

    Ogun State Commissioner of Police, Abdulmajid Ali, Sunday‎ said suspected militants from the Niger Delta region are now desperately looking for a safe haven in the state.

    Ali, who spoke against the backdrop of Friday’s invasion of ‎Imushin community in Ogijo area of the state by suspected militants, warned that the development must not be treated with levity.

    Over 100 militants, who stormed the community on Friday night, reportedly killed 15 people during‎ a shooting spree that also left several persons injured […]