Kaduna Police Command Arrests 36 Suspected Criminals, Recover Arms ,Ammunitions .
Briefing journalists at the State Police Headquarters ,Kaduna , the Commissioner of Police , Agyelo Abeh said the success recorded was ,” In pursuant to the fulfilment of my commitment to bring crime to its barest minimum in Kaduna State.
According to him, within the last few weeks, the vigorous fight by the Command has paid off with the arrest of 36 suspects in connection with armed robbery, gang rape, kidnapping, drugs peddling and Sara-Suka.
” The suspects who are in our custody have made useful statements which are aiding police investigations and on this note, I want to reassure members of the public that the police in this command will not relent on its efforts in fight against all forms of crime and criminality.
” I want to use this opportunity to caution residents about a new trend of crime adopted by armed robbers, where they appear as dignitaries paying visit to residents and then swiftly deceive watchmen to open gate for their ingress and subsequently lunch a silent attack on the dwellers/owners of such houses.
“The Command therefore wishes to advice residents to be mindful of the intellectual aptitude of the watchmen they hire in order to avert experiencing such robbery trend. At the same time, households should train watchmen and other domestic servants on the appropriate steps for verifying the identity of any stranger before permitting such person(s) into their premises.”
“I want to appeal to members of the public to continue to provide the police with useful information regarding activities of persons who are likely to constitute danger to the society, so as to prevent them from carrying out their heinous acts.”