Police Service Commission
Police Commission issues platforms for complaints against police misconducts
The Police Service Commission (PSC) has issued communication platforms for Nigerians to send complaints of misconduct against police officers in the course of their duties.
PSC lifts 353 officers, steps down 112 promotions
The Police Service Commission (PSC) has approved the elevation of 175 Senior Police Officers, stepping down the promotion of 112 others. The decisions were part of the highpoints of the 9th Plenary Meeting of the Commission
Police Service Commission dismisses 10 officers, demotes 8 others
The Police Service Commission (PSC) has dismissed 10 senior police officers and demoted eight others over cases of misconduct.
Police Service Commission promotes 6,618 officers
The Police Service Commission has approved the promotion of six thousand, six hundred and eighteen, (6,618) senior Police Officers.
Police promotes ACP to DCP over fight against insecurity in Zamfara
The Police Service Commission (PSC) has promoted an Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP), Mr Lawal Muhammad-Lawal to Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) over his performance in the fight against insecurity in Zamfara. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that the new DCP was in charge of operations in the state Police Command. The state…
Top police officers dragged to PSC for withdrawing case against businessman
Two top police officers have been dragged before the Police Service Commission (PSC) for allegedly withdrawing criminal charges against a businessman Chika Ikenga. Ikenga's former employee, Kenneth Amadi, had petitioned the PSC, demanding sanctions against DIG, Michael Ogbizi (DIG FCID) and DCP Augustine Sanomi (CP Legal), for allegedly derailing the course of justice by withdrawing…
Confusing state police with community policing
The need to properly and effectively police the nation according to global best practices came to the fore again last week when South-south governors
Police recruitment crisis will not affect our relationship with NPF, says PSC
The Police Service Commission (PSC), yesterday said the recent crisis between the Commission and the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) regarding the recruitment of over 10,000 Constables...
Police commission pledges merit, transparency in recruitment
The Police Service Commission (PSC) says the ongoing recruitment process into the Constable cadre of the Nigeria Police Force will be based on merit and transparent.
Nigeria Police puts recruitment on hold
Nigeria's Police Service Commission (PSC) Friday placed the ongoing process of recruitment of Constables into the Nigeria Police Force on hold. “The Commission wishes to put the on-going exercise on hold in order to finalize the remaining stage of the exercise," Nigeria Police Commission spokesman Ikechukwu Ani said in a statement. "Candidates are to wait…