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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]