“Resist Any Form of Police Intimidation” – Delta State Police Commissioner tells Deltans


DELTA, OCTOBER 24, 2016 – Following continuous reports of exploitation by men of the Nigerian Police Force, the Delta State Police Commissioner have charged all residents of Delta to resist further intimidation and extortion by all police outfits operating in the state.This is contained in a memo dated October 21 2016 from the office of the Delta State commissioner of police, according to the memo, Deltans were advised to report any police officer exhibiting unwholesome activities including searching of vehicle particulars, invasion of privacy through forceful searching of laptops, cell phones and unlawful extortion and arrests.

It will be recalled that last week Mr Dan Bature, an Assistant Inspector-General (AIG) of Police in Charge of Zone 11 comprising Oyo, Osun and Ondo states, said any policeman checking vehicle particulars on the highways is on illegal duty.

In the memo attached blow are the help lines to report any police officer in the state found wanting.delta-cp

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