[NEWS] LAGOS CP BAN POLICEMEN FROM PATROLLING IN MUFTI, COMMERCIAL BUSES

THE LAGOS STATE COMMISSIONER OF POLICE, EDGAL IMOHIMI, ON TUESDAY, BANNED MEN OF THE FORCE FROM OPERATING IN MUFTI AND THE USE OF COMMERCIAL BUSES WHILE ON PATROL IN THE STATE.

ACCORDING TO THE STATEMENT SIGNED BY LAGOS POLICE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, CSP CHIKE OTI, UNMARKED VEHICLES WILL ONLY BE USED OCCASIONALLY FOR COVERT OPERATIONS TARGETED AT A SPECIFIC INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP BASED ON CREDIBLE INTELLIGENCE.

THE STATEMENT ALSO REVEALED THAT THE POLICE COMMAND IS AWARE OF SOME DISHONEST PERSONS IMPERSONATING OPERATIVES OF THE SPECIAL ANTI ROBBERY SQUAD, AND ASKED CITIZENS TO REPORT COMPLAINTS AGAINST THE POLICE THROUGH THE CITIZEN COMPLAINT HOT CENTRE.