Bus Explosion Leaves 42 Passengers DeadBREAKING: Kachikwu’s appointment absolves Buhari of blame as president/oil minister —CourtUk Prime Minister May, Faces Backslide Over Brexit DealDiddy’s Baby Mama Of 13 years, Kim Porter Dies Of PneumoniaEx-APC Chief, Oshiomhole lavish Words Over Alleged $50m BribeA’Ibom Airport was Powered By Generators for 12 Years, Says CommissionerBeware of anti-workers’ govs, NLC warns BuhariNigerians Are Tired, We Want a New Thing- FalzCheck Out How Many Teaching Applicants Passed The Written Interview In Cross RiverWhy Burna Boy Goes Shirtless!
Police IG Warns SARS- Stop Going After Yahoo Boys, Curb Robbery And Kidnapping.
Comments Off on Police IG Warns SARS- Stop Going After Yahoo Boys, Curb Robbery And Kidnapping. | | September 5, 2018 12:58 PM

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has asked operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) to desist from running after internet fraudsters otherwise known as ‘yahoo boys’.

He said they had the mandate of curbing armed robbery and kidnapping, warning that any officer caught arresting cybercrime suspects would be sanctioned appropriately.

Idris gave the warning yesterday at the FRARS headquarters at Magbo in Abeokuta, Ogun State.

The IG was represented by the team leader of South West Monitoring Fact Finding Committee on SARS Reform, DCP Adepojulo Ilori.

He assured the people of what he called “positively transformed” operatives of FSARS.

ALSO READ:   Pastor Arrested With Human Parts In Church

He said the committee had embarked on the inspection of SARS detention facilities across the southwest states.

Part of the committee’s mandate was to decongest the detention facilities and submit a comprehensive report to the IGP.

The committee reviewed the case files of all the suspects in detention and promised to transfer all civil cases to the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID) for further investigation to decongest the detention.

Addressing journalists later, Ilori said: “we are visiting all the FSARS facilities in all the commands in the Southwest states and ensure that the IGP’s directives are strictly complied with. To achieve this, we are soliciting the usual unflinching support of the media, the civil liberty organization, human rights organizations and the entire members of the public to promptly report their observation to the CP of the state concerned because we cannot achieve this without your cooperation.

ALSO READ:   Muslim Cleric In Possession Of Human Parts Arrested By Police

“We are very sure as from now that you are going to see a positively transformed FSARS operative that will now function as per their specific role of nipping robbery, armed robbery and kidnapping activities in the bud. This why we are here.

“For now, SARS will be operating in our normal uniform until after we might have completed our fact finding mission even the presidency will still have inputs.”

ALSO READ:   Bukola Saraki Reacts To Savage Attack By Robbers In Offa, Killing Over 12 Citizens

NOTICE

Copyright 2018 E247Magazine. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to https://www.e247mag.com as the source.

Comments Off on Police IG Warns SARS- Stop Going After Yahoo Boys, Curb Robbery And Kidnapping.

 


Comments are closed.

ZENITH
Access Bank
Facebook Page Like
Twitter Tweets
Loading…
%d bloggers like this: