Lagos State Police Commissioner, Zubairu Muazu, has assured that the Command would provide adequate security during the Easter celebration.
The Commissioner of Police at a press briefing Thursday at the Command Headquarters said that every place, including warship centres would be well secured during the celebration .
According to Muazu: ” On behalf of officers and men of the Lagos State Police Command, I wish our Christian brothers and sisters a happy Easter celebration. The command has made adequate arrangement for a hitch free celebration.
“It is obvious that with the elections over, fresh security challenges are beginning to resurface in our state but our collective resolve in projecting the lives and properties of the people if Lagos State. The State police command has evolved new strategies in preventing and combating crimes in the state that is aimed at reassuring the people of their safety. Our deployments are targeted towards combating traffic robbery and easing free flow of traffic across the state.
“Our tactical units are repositioned for intelligence driven approach to tackling the menace of kidnapping, armed robbery, cultism and gangsterism. Our Rapid Response Squad (RRS), equipped with the state of the art facilities is more than ever ready to promptly and effectively respond to distress calls. My vision is to present to Lagossians a State where every one is safe to carry out his or her legitimate duties at all time.
A State where one is not harassed or intimidated by anyone this can not be achieved without a more human, professional, courageous and people’s friendly police officers. To achieve this we have initiated training programmes to police officers in Lagos State on respect and protection of human rights.
“We are calling on good citizens of Lagos to report any erring police officer through the GSM number , 09090003792 and we will take action immediately”