Tag Archives: Lagos State Police Command

Police Officers Who Killed Suspected Phone Thieves In Lagos To Face Murder Charges

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested the four policemen who killed two suspected phone thieves in broad daylight in the Igando area of the state. Police spokesman, Bala Elkana, said they would face murder charges. A viral video had surfaced on the social media on Tuesday, showing the officers manhandling, and, later, ultimately, the…

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Robbery Suspect Snatches Woman’s Wedding Ring and Swallows It

A suspected traffic robber has allegedly swallowed his victim’s wedding ring after threatening to kill her in the Oshodi area of Lagos State. The suspect, 19-year-old Taofeek Adebayo, was on Friday arrested by the men of the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command at OshodiOke together with his accomplice, Toheeb Tijani, 20,…

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Karma! Two Kidnappers Meet Their Waterloo While Escaping With Victim

Lagos State Command of the Nigerian Police has disclosed the arrest of two notorious kidnappers at Elemoro, Ajah, on 10th January. The kidnappers were apprehended while escaping with their latest victim, one Mrs Mildred Mbajiorgu. The tight security network emplaced in Lagos State by the Command Commissioner of Police, CP. Edgal Imohimi, did the magic…

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Lagos State Police Command Dismisses Nine Policemen, Demotes 25 For Various Offences

Nine members of the Police Force has been dismissed after been found culpable of various offences, the Lagos State Police Command has disclosed. Twenty five cops were also reportedly demoted for offences bordering on gross insubordination, incivility and drunkenness, among others. According to a statement by the state Police Public Relations Officer, SP Chike Oti,…

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20 Policemen Arrested In Lagos For Misconduct & Corrupt Practices

CP, Fatai Owoseni The X-Squad unit of the Lagos State Police Command has arrested 20 policemen from different divisions in the state over alleged misconduct and corrupt practices. Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Police Command, Fatai Owoseni, who made the disclosure while briefing journalists on the command’s recent achievement, said that the arrest of the…

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Police Arrest Elegushi Beach Mangers Over Case Of Drowned UNILAG Students

  The Lagos State Police Command says it has arrested two managers of the Elegushi Beach in Ajah where two postgraduate students of the University of Lagos drowned on Sunday during their friend’s birthday, reports The Punch. The command, however, declined to disclose the names of the suspects, adding that it was on the trail…

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Ambode Unveils New Security Facilities For A Safer Lagos

The Executive Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, today commissioned new security facilities worth N4.765 Billion. The items which include 100 4-Door Salon Cars, 55 Ford Ranger Pick-Ups, 10 Toyota Land Cruiser Pick-Ups, 15 BMW Power Bikes/Cycles, 100 Power Bikes, Isuzu Trucks, 3 Helicopters, 2 Gun Boats, 15 Armoured Personnel Carriers, Revolving Lights, Siren and…

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