IGP decentralises FSARS, reverses recent postings by Idris
Acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the immediate decentralisation of operations of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) unit.
New IGP Mohammed Adamu orders disbandment of FSARS
The acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the immediate disbandment of the Federal Speciall Anti-robbery Robbery Squad (FSARS), Special Investigation Panel (SIP) and Special Tactical Squad (STS). Adamu announced this on Monday at his inaugural conference with Commissioners of Police and other senior officers in Abuja. Based on the directive, FSARS…
Police deploy more personnel to Zamfara community after attack
The Police Command in Zamfara says it has deployed another police unit to Magami village in Maradun local government area where bandits killed a number of persons on Saturday. The unit comprises Police Mobile Force, Counter Terrorist Unit (CTU) and the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) A statement signed by the Command’s Public Relations Officer…
Two nabbed for robbing lecturer
Men of the Ogun State Police Command have arrested two suspects who allegedly robbed a lecturer, Busola Oke Salako, in Ota, Ado-Odo-Ota Local Government Area of the state.
Mob kills FSARS operative to retaliate death of LASTMA official
A mob in Lagos have murdered a police officer attached with Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) to retaliate the death of an officer of the Lagos State Traffic Management (LASTMA) Adeyemo Rotimi who was shot by the police officer. An eyewitness said there was a disagreement between the unknown SARS officer and Adeyemo on Wednesday.…
34 suspected members of IPOB arrested after police inspector killed
The Police Command in Anambra has arrested 34 suspected members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra ( IPOB) in connection with the killing of a police Inspector in Nnewi. SP Haruna Mohammed , spokesman of the command made the disclosure in a statement on Saturday. Haruna said that some personnel and a Divisional Police…
FSARS arrests serial rapist in Lagos, Germany trains officers
A man, 24-year-old Ayo Yusuf, who allegedly specialises in raping ladies by the roadside in Lagos streets after threatening them, has been arrested and docked.
I have no regrets kidnapping APC chairman’s son, says suspect
A female kidnap suspect, Fatima Muhammed, has said she has no regrets kidnapping the four-year-old son of Bukar Dalori, the Borno State chairman...