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Lagos police probes six officers over N100,000 extortion

Lagos police probes six officers over N100,000 extortion

The Lagos State Police Command has summoned six policemen to its headquarters in Ikeja over alleged extortion of N100,000 from a member of the public. The command’s spokesman, Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed this to the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday. “Six policemen are involved in the matter. They have been summoned to the headquarters in […]

Lagos CP goes tough on erring officers

Lagos CP goes tough on erring officers

*Task journalists on professionalism By Innocent Anaba—LAGOS THE Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Command, Mr. Hakeem Odumosu, Wednesday, reassured the public of bringing erring officers of the command to book. He gave the assurance, Wednesday, during a courtesy visit by the executive of Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Lagos State Council at the Command Headquarters […]

Lagos police impounds two bullion vans over inadequate security

Lagos police impounds two bullion vans over inadequate security

By Esther Onyegbula  Barely 24 hours after the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu warned banks to provide adequate security for their bullion van in the State, two bullion van drivers have been arrested and their vehicles impounded at Ajah area of the State for breached of security of the vans. Odumosu on Tuesday […]

Indiscipline: Lagos Police dismisses 10 personnel, demotes 18

Indiscipline: Lagos Police dismisses 10 personnel, demotes 18

By Esther Onyegbula In its bid to promote discipline and core values of policing in Lagos State, the Police Command has tried eighty-one (81) personnel for various criminal and disciplinary offences that were committed between October 2019 and October 2020, ranging from murder, discreditable conducts, excessive use of power, corrupt practices and negligence. Ten personnel […]