Crime & Punishment

Police Force Demotes Officer Seen In Viral Video E

Monday, May 27, 2024
The Imo State Police Command has stated that it has demoted an officer, identified as Inspector Isong Osudueh, for exhibiting a shameful and unprofessional act while on duty. It was learnt that the officer, attached to the Counter Terrorism Unit (CTU), was seen in a viral video extorting money fr ...

Lagos Police Arrest Attackers, Impound Over 200 Motorcycles In Lagos

Monday, May 27, 2024
Officers of Ipaja Police Division of Lagos State Police Command have repelled an early morning attack on their division by motorcycle operators. In a statement issued on Monday, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, Police Public Relations Officer, explained that the attack came after police officers commenced t ...

Gunmen Abduct 18 Passengers In Ondo

Sunday, May 26, 2024
Unknown gunmen have reportedly attacked and abducted passengers in an 18 seater bus along the Ikare- Irun Akoko -Ado Ekiti highway in Ondo state. The victims were returning from a party held at a community in Ekiti state and were travelling back to lkare, in Ondo state on Saturday. It was lear ...

Police Arrest Six Ajayi Crowther Students For Beating Colleague To Death Over St

Sunday, May 26, 2024
At least six students of Ajayi Crowther University (ACU), Oyo State, have been arrested by the police over the brutal murder of their colleague, identified as Alex Timileyin. It was learnt that the arrested students attacked Alex after they allegedly caught him with a missing iPhone 12 Pro Max on ...

Businessman Excretes 111 Wraps Of Cocaine At Abuja Airport As NDLEA Busts Drug S

Sunday, May 26, 2024
Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have arrested a 48-year-old Paris, France-bound businessman, Emmanuel Okechuku Orjinze for ingesting 111 wraps of cocaine, which he excreted after days of observation in the agencys custody following his arrest at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Inte ...

EFCC Drags Fake BDC Operator, One Other To Court For Currency Racketeering In En

Friday, May 24, 2024
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, on Friday, arraigned the duo of Onwuka Chimezie Henry and Ekene Ibegbu before Justice F. O. Giwa-Ogunbanjo of the Federal High Court sitting in Independence Layout, Enugu State on a two-count charge bordering on currency racketeering and operating bureau ...

Police Arrest Officer For Shooting Abuja Resident To Dead

Friday, May 24, 2024
The Federal Capital Territory Police Command has arrested an officer for allegedly gunning down a resident of Abuja identified as Oyebuchi Anene. The spokesperson of the FCT Police Command Josephine Adeh said the ldquo;tragic and unprecedented incident rdquo; which resulted in the ldquo;untimel ...

Court Jails Two Convicts For N3.2m Fraud In Maiduguri

Thursday, May 23, 2024
Justice Jude Dagat of the Federal High Court sitting in Maiduguri has convicted and sentenced two fraudsters identified as Victor Yakubu and Mamman Malah Bukar Damasak, to thirteen years imprisonment. They were arraigned by the Maiduguri Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commissi ...

Police Arrest Man For Forging Lagos Magistrates’ Stamps, Impersonating Police Of

Thursday, May 23, 2024
Detectives of the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID), Lagos State Police Command, have arrested one Charles Chukwudi 39;m 39; aged 48 for forgery and impersonation. According to SP Benjamin Hundeyin, Lagos Police Public Relations Officer, the suspect was arrested following discreet ...

FCT Police Parade 150 Scavengers Arrested In Abuja

Thursday, May 23, 2024
The Federal Capital Territory Police Command has paraded no fewer than 150 scavengers also known as Baban Bola following their involvement in the proliferation of crime in the city. The FCT Police Commissioner, Benneth Igweh, paraded the suspects on Thursday in Abuja, saying that the arrest is in ...
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