Police go tough on unregistered vehicles, covered number plates

°°° RRS arrests 3 for covering number plates The Lagos State Police Command has warned vehicle owners who do not register their vehicles or using covered number plates to desist or risk arrest. Already, the Command has directed its operatives to go after unregistered vehicles,...

Police warn Ambulance operators against traffic violation, plying BRT lane

  The Lagos State Police Command has warned Ambulance operators against violating traffic rules and plying on BRT lanes. In a Statement by Deputy Police Public Relations Officer (DPPRO) DSP Matilda Umiah Ngbaronye, she stated that “the Commissioner of Police, Mr....

IRT nabbed transnational kidnapppers

The Inspector-General of the Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) of the Nigeria Police Force has arrested two members of a trans-national kidnap syndicate involved in the kidnap of an American citizen, Philippe Nathan Walton. The victim was abducted on October 28, at his farm...

CSP Egbeyemi takes over as RRS boss 

  Chairman Lagos State Task, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi has been redeployed to take over from Commander Rapid Response Squad (RRS)DCP Tunji Disu who has been transferred to FCT Abuja.   DCP Tunji Disu, the outgoing commander RRS, is regarded as one of the finest police...

Most wanted robbery suspect, Small nabbed in Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested most wanted suspected armed robber, Fatai (aka small), 23, who has been terrorising residents of Langbasa Area, Ajah, Lagos State. Fatia was arrested by the police, with the help of some community members, when he went to attack a...

Police vow to deal with protesters in Lagos, advise parents to warn their children

The Lagos State Police Command has warned groups and individuals against protest and illegal gathering in the state The warning according to the police was a sequel to intelligence that some groups of individuals were planning mass protests in the state. Following the...

Lagos Senatorial election: Police exempt WAEC officials, candidates

  The Lagos State Police Command has exempted the West African Examination Council officials (supervisors) and candidates who will be involved in the ongoing West African Senior School Certificate Examination for Private Candidates scheduled to hold on Saturday, December 5,...

Police impound 2 bullion vans without adequate escort

Few hours after the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu warned Bankers not to carry money in bullion vans without an adequate police escort, the command has impounded two billion vans loaded with money at the Ajah area of the State. Mr. Odumosu who met with the...

Lagos State Task force demolishes 1,700 shanties in Fagba 

….Recovers dangerous weapons,  hard drugs The  Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit (Taskforce) over the weekend demolished over 1700 illegal shanties and containerised shops around Fagba Railway line, Agege.   Speaking during the...

44 cars auctioned for driving against traffic in Lagos State

The Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit (Taskforce) in accordance with the Lagos State Transport Sector Reform of 2018 have auctioned 44 cars for driving against traffic (one-way) in various parts of the state. The Agency’s Head, Public Affairs...