The Inspector Basic of Police (IG), Mohammed Adamu yesterday deployed 150 officers to the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to combat kidnappings and killings.
Adamu had launched a strategic operation (Operation Puff Adder II) involving the deployment of human and operational property to deal with the rising safety challenges and rid the nation of felony components.
FCT Commissioner of Police, Bala Ciroma, who disclosed these yesterday in an announcement, charged all of the deployed officers to be skilled, agency, devoted, civil with law-abiding residents and ruthless to all felony components.
Ciroma mentioned FCT ought to be extra fortified, including that the deployed officers are as much as the duty.
His phrases: “Consequently, the Inspector-Basic of Police has graciously deployed 150 personnel consisting of operatives from the Police Cell Pressure, Counter Terrorism Unit and Particular Forces to the Federal Capital Territory to strengthen the on-going counter kidnapping operations. The deployment will strengthen safety, dismantle and dislodge all felony hideouts particularly kidnappers camp throughout the FCT.
“Moreover, the Command will anchor on this operation to foster neighborhood policing and collaboration with sister safety businesses. Therefore, I cost all personnel deployed throughout the FCT to be skilled, agency, devoted, civil with law-abiding residents and ruthless to all felony components.
“I wish to use this medium to reassure FCT residents of the Command’s unwavering dedication in direction of the safety of lives and property throughout the Federal Capital Territory.
“As well as, I want to specific my profound gratitude to the Inspector-Basic of Police IG, Mohammed Adamu and the Minister of the FCT, Mallam Muhammed Bello for his or her unflinching assist in direction of the FCT Command. I additionally wish to admire the Gents of the Press and all those that volunteered helpful data to the Command in its combat in opposition to crime.”