Police nab 202 suspected cultists, 105 robbers in 4 months.

.riot acts to hoodlums Lagos State Command has arrested 202 suspected cultists in Lagos between February and May this year. The Command also said that it apprehended 105 armed robbery suspects within the period under review. The Command has, therefore, read the riot act to...

Police rescue 20 from ritualists’ den in Oyo

Oyo State Police Command has evacuated no fewer than 20 persons from a shrine allegedly serving as a den for ritualists at Agungun area of Ibadan, the capital of the state. The discovery, which attracted scores of residents to the scene, was made by officers of the Agungun police...

Police arrest suspected importers of arms and ammunition, recover weapons

The Operation Puff Adder of the Nigeria Police has arrested two suspects for allegedly smuggling thousands of rifles and ammunition into Nigeria. The arms and ammunition were smuggled from Libya and Burkina Faso through Benin Republic and Niger Republic. The suspects were...

Police recover cache of arms imported from Libya

Operation Puff Adder of the Nigeria Police has recovered a cache of Illegal arms Smuggled into the Country from Libya. Force public relations officer ( FPRO), Frank Mba said thousands of rifles and ammunition smuggled into Nigeria From Libya and Burkina Faso through the Benin...

Police rout 10 suspected traffic robbers in Lagos

The Lagos State Police has arrested 10 suspected traffic robbers in the state The suspects were arrested in different locations of the state. The State Police public relations officer (PPRO) DSP Bala Elkana said:” Patrol strategy introduced by CP Zubairu Muazu, targeted...

Police nab 3 for diverting N25 million goods

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested three persons for allegedly diverting goods worth N25. The truck loaded with milk was being taken to Abuja, but was diverted to Aba, Abia State where some of the consignment was sold. However, the police have recovered 60 per cent of...

FG confirms Adamu as IG

President Muhammadu Buhari at a meeting in the State House, Abuja, yesterday, Confirmed Mohammed Adamu as substantive Inspector General of Police The meeting had all the 36 governors and chairman of the Police Service Commission (PSC), Musliu Smith, in attendance. Adamu was...

Police gun down notorious kidnappers, rescue abducted foreign national

The Akwa Ibom State Police Command on Friday shot dead three suspected notorious kidnappers and rescued abducted foreign national in the state. The kidnappers were killed police when the police stormed their hideout to rescue the foreign national, Gassan Naser, of Zenith...

Police arrest 4 cultists terrorising Fadeyi, Jibowu.

The Police in Lagos, have arrested four notorious cult members terrorising Fadeyi, Jibowu, Somolu and its environs. The four suspects, Yusuf Waziri, Mufutau Abogunde, Tega Micheal and Alabi Sulaimon were arrested by the Isheri Division surveillance patrol team during a patrol....

For those clamouring for Community Policing, a memo. STATE POLICE AS PANACEA TO INCESSANT KILLINGS IN BENUE AND OTHER STATES BY SO CALLED FOREIGN CRIMINAL HERDERS.

The seeming intractable killings by herdsmen in Nigeria can be addressed within six months by a masterstroke of amending the law on policing immediately. As politicians would say, it is doable if only they can muster the will and burning desire to save the lives of poor peasant...
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