Yuletide: Police Sustain Raids on Black Spots in Anambra
-CP directed all Area Commanders, DPOS /unit heads to intensify Raids of black Spots and sustain ongoing Stop and search Operations.
-Warned personnel attached to VIPS to adhere strictly on rules guiding use of firearms and refrain from unauthorized sporadic shootings on air.
in order to enhance safe and secure environment for all Ndi Anambra especially during this festive period and to ensure a peaceful Christmas and new year celebrations in the State,
the Commissioner of Police CP Garba Baba Umar has directed all Area Commanders, DPOS ,PMF and other striking units in the State to intensify raids of black spots and criminal hideouts; sustain the ongoing stop and search/ tactical operation duties and night patrols in order to deny miscreants and criminal elements the opportunity to operate within the State throughout the festive season.
2. The CP further directed the Department of Operations to embark on Statewide visiting rounds to observe levels of compliance to his directives as well as strategies emplaced by Area Commanders, DPOs and Unit heads in their Areas of responsibilities.
3. Consequently, All officers in the Command are also placed on red alert at their respective duty posts and directed to respond promptly to any situation or distress from members of the Public.
4. The Commissioner of Police equally warned Police personnel including PMF /SPU attached to VIPs visiting the State during the yuletide period to adhere strictly to the rules guiding use of firearms as contained in Force order 237 and also refrain from unauthorized sporadic shootings on air,noting that any officer found violating such order would be dealt with in accordance with the laid down procedure.
5. Finally, the Commissioner of Police equally appreciate the cooperation of all Ndi Anambra for availing the Command with useful information that helps in promoting safety and Security in the State.He further assured the Public of adequate protection and implores them the report any suspicious person or movements to the nearest Police Station or call police emergency number 07039194332 for prompt response, please.
SP Haruna Mohammed PPRO Anambra State Police Command.
For -Commissioner of Police Anambra State Command.