Cops Say Low Morale And Department Scrutiny Are Driving Them Away From The Job

The historic calls for police accountability, reform and attempts at racial reckoning have left police departments nationwide struggling to keep the officers they have and attract new ones to the force. The crisis comes as many cities continue to grapple with the fallout from the pandemic and sharp increases in shootings and murders. In many… Continue reading Cops Say Low Morale And Department Scrutiny Are Driving Them Away From The Job

Lagos police reacts to viral video of its officers being assaulted after they were accused of stealing phones in computer village (video)

The Lagos state police command has reacted to the viral video of two mobile police officers who were accused of stealing phones from a shop at Computer village on Friday, March 12. Spokesperson of the state police command, Ademuyiwa Adejobi in a statement released today March 16, said the officers were wrongfully accused of committing… Continue reading Lagos police reacts to viral video of its officers being assaulted after they were accused of stealing phones in computer village (video)

Proposed #EndSARS protest: Lagos state police command withdraws its officers from individuals

Press statement from Lagos state police command ”In preparation for the proposed Endsars protest to be staged by some individuals and hired groups to cause mayhem and security threats in Lagos State, the Lagos State Police Command has ordered the commanders of the Mobile Police Squadrons and Special Protection Unit in Lagos State to withdraw… Continue reading Proposed #EndSARS protest: Lagos state police command withdraws its officers from individuals

#EndSARS: Police protect, promote indicted officers, says Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has alleged that the authorities of the Nigeria Police Force protected errant officers of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad. He stated that instead of taking disciplinary actions against the officers, the Police leadership promoted them up to the rank of Assistant Inspector General. In a statement on Friday titled, ‘Wike… Continue reading #EndSARS: Police protect, promote indicted officers, says Wike

Man allegedly beaten mercilessly by Ogun Parking Management officers (photos)

A man who has now been identified as Chief Adeleke Olubajo was on Monday October 12, allegedly assaulted by officials of the Ogun State Parking Management (OGSPAM). It was gathered that the man parked his vehicle along Isale-Igbein in Abeokuta while “waiting for someone to get him something by the roadside,” before he was accused of parking wrongly by… Continue reading Man allegedly beaten mercilessly by Ogun Parking Management officers (photos)

Nigeria Immigration Service sacks 60 officers over bribes

The Nigeria Immigration Service says 60 personnels have so far been sacked after they were caught receiving or giving bribes. The Comptroller General of Immigration, Muhammad Babandede, who disclosed this in an interview with BBC Hausa Service on Saturday, October 10, also said he once disguised as a cleaner in order to catch corrupt officials. Babandede… Continue reading Nigeria Immigration Service sacks 60 officers over bribes

Alleged SARS officers force ‘innocent’ man into their bus, demand N1million (Video

Twitter user, @yourmydad has recounted how some men who claimed to be SARS officers, harassed him and forcefully pushed him into their bus. According to him, after flagging down the UBER ride he ordered, the officers carried out an intensive search on him, and found nothing incriminating; but they still went ahead to push him… Continue reading Alleged SARS officers force ‘innocent’ man into their bus, demand N1million (Video

Three police officers returning from Edo election to Lagos die in crash

Three policemen who participated in the September 19 governorship election in Edo state and were returning to Lagos have died in a fatal accident that occurred on the Benin-Ore Expressway in Ondo State. The deceased were returning back to their base alongside some of their other colleagues when the vehicle they were traveling in got involved in… Continue reading Three police officers returning from Edo election to Lagos die in crash

Protest in Osogbo as SARS officers allegedly chase three suspected internet fraudsters to their death (photos)

Young men in Osogbo, Osun state took to the streets to protest after three suspected internet fraudsters were allegedly chased to their death by SARS officers today September 15. According to eyewitnesses, the young men were riding in their car when the SARS officers attempted to stop them. They refused to stop and the SARS officers… Continue reading Protest in Osogbo as SARS officers allegedly chase three suspected internet fraudsters to their death (photos)

Houston police chief recruits officers from defunded police departments: ‘We’re hiring

Houston police chief recruits officers from defunded police departments: We’re hiringAustin slashes police budget by $150 million; reaction from Houston police chief Art Acevedo. Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo is inviting officers laid off by defunded police departments throughout the country to join his force telling “Fox & Friends Weekend” on Sunday, “We’re hiring.” “We’re fortunate we have… Continue reading Houston police chief recruits officers from defunded police departments: ‘We’re hiring