The Lagos State Police Command has set machinery in motion to go after and ostracise traffic robbers who harass and rob innocent Lagosians in the traffic within the state.
CP Hakeem Odumosu, Commisioner of Police Lagos State, dropped the hint Tuesday while addressing some officers at the Command Headquarters, GRA, Ikeja, Lagos, in preparation for police operational activities during the ember months.
During the meeting, the Commissioner of Police charged the officers and men of the command to brace up immediately and provide adequate security for all and sundry despite the ongoing protests across the state.
While assuring Lagosians of adequate security during the ember months, CP Hakeem Odumosu, confirmed the arrest of five suspected traffic robbers by the police operatives attached to Ketu Division on October 9 and 12, 2020, after they had robbed two different victims at Ketu end of Lagos/Ibadan expressway.
He named the suspects as Olasunkanmi Oyewole, Quadri Lawal, Abraham Olateju, Tunde Bello and Olagoke Adewole, all males.
The Commissioner of Police also ordered that the cases be properly investigated to recover the arms the hoodlums use for operations.
He also charged other Divisional Police Officers in the command to implement all the designed anti -crime strategies by the command to curb traffic robbery and other crimes and criminality in their areas, even after the ember months.
Source: Daily Independent October 14, 2020