Ojoma Yusuf, Yola
Adamawa State Police command has paraded 39 suspected criminals for allegedly committing diverse offences.
This was disclosed in a press conference at the police headquarters, Tuesday. DCP Ajani Musibau Omolabi who stood in for the commissioner of police Sikiru Akande, noted that the effort was sequel to the renewed intelligence driven crime busting strategies adopted by the police.
Items recovered by the suspected criminals according to Omalabu include a Toyota car, locally fabricated AK 47, locally fabricated gun, N900,000 cash, live ammunition etc.
“In active preparation for the 2023 general election, the crime fighting strategies by the command to clear pathways for a smooth electoral process and ensure public safety and order during the electoral process.
The DCP command challenged all officers to boost the security of the public space towards guaranteeing a crime free enabling environment for political campaigns and other components of the electoral process.
“Police operatives drawn from crack squad and CID carry out an intelligence driven and crime boosting patrol to hideouts resulting in dismantling of the criminal network,” he stated at the briefing.