Gombe police launch an arrest and search
From Abdulrazaq Mungadi, Gombe
The Gombe State Command of the Nigerian Police (NPF) said it had launched an arrest and search initiative to ensure a peaceful celebration of Easter in the state.
The police assured that while the deliberate stop and search is carried out in conjunction with other state security agencies, there will be an uninterrupted raid on the hideouts of the suspected criminals.
According to the Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Mahid Muazu Abubakar, the continuous raids are aimed at flushing out criminal elements to ensure peace and security as well as the safety of law-abiding citizens and visitors.
Mahid said in a statement he issued Friday in Gombe, he assured that the command under the supervision of CP Ishola Babaita “wishes to extend the message of goodwill to the good people of Gombe State and congratulate the Christian community for this auspicious religious”. festivity”.
“The Command wishes to reiterate its commitment to the pursuit of quality service delivery in the exercise of its statutory responsibilities by putting in place proactive security measures before during and after the celebration of Easter,” the PPRO said.
He also noted that “given the ongoing political activities, the command would like to urge the general public to obey the law. The police will be on their toes to checkmate crimes, excesses of political thugs and social miscreants who may exploit the holiday season to indulge in acts of lawlessness.”
While urging residents of the state to assist the police with information that would help in the fight against crime and crime, Mahid said, “People with useful information about suspicious individuals or nighttime activities can avail themselves via our NPF Rescue Me app or GSM number 08150567771”. .