A policeman, one Seargent Eze Aiwansoba, attached to the Special Protection Unit, Base 16, Ikeja, has been fired for attempting to kill his lady friend, Joy Ndubueze. This was disclosed by the Public Relations Officer of the Lagos State Police Command, Olumuyiwa Adejobi via a statement issued on Monday. He noted that the incident … Continue reading Policeman Fired For Attempted Murder Of Lady Friend Read Full Story
Coroner conducting inquest into death of Shane Gilmer plans report on unregulated market for ‘deadly and vicious’ weapon A coroner is to raise concerns at a national level about the danger posed by crossbows after opening the inquest of a man murdered ... Read Full Story
Inquest will ask if deaths of Jack Merritt and Saskia Jones at hands of convicted terrorist Usman Khan could have been preventedThe security services and police are to face questions over whether they missed the chance to stop a convicted terrorist out... Read Full Story
The Ogun State Police Command, on Monday, confirmed the arrest of two suspects for allegedly kidnapping and killing a housewife and her son in the state. The State Police Public...
Operatives of the Divisional Police Headquarters, Oguta LGA of Imo State, have arrested one Emmanuel Ogbonna for attempting to burn the residence of Charlyboy’s father, late Justice Chukwudifu Oputa. The...
Bristol's mayor, Marvin Rees, has said violence that broke out during demonstrations in the city against the government's anti-protest bill was counterproductive and may be used as evidence of why the legislation is necessary.Rees said the perpetrators... Read Full Story
By Festus Ahon & Ochuko Akuopha POLICE in the Delta State Command, have arrested one Mr Emmanuel Oludare for allegedly impersonating as a Department of State Security, DSS, officer. Police Public Relations Officer of the state command, Mr. Bright Edafe, who disclosed this in a statement, said one Mr. Larry Opori had reported that Oludare,
Demonstrations against plans to give police increased powers to shut down peaceful protests turned violent on Sunday night. Police vans were set alight, a police station was attacked and several officers were injured.Footage shared on social media... Read Full Story
The police in Ogun State have arrested two suspects for allegedly killing a housewife and her four-year-old son. In a statement issued on Monday, the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi said the victims were killed for ritual purposes. He identified the suspects as 29-year-old herbalists Baoku Gbuyi and a … Continue reading Police Arrest Two For Killing Mother, Son In Ogun Read Full Story
The World Bank has consistently warned that there is a direct link between the fragility of the economy and the volatility of the crime wave: “The Nigerian economy runs the risk of unravelling if the government does not implement some difficult and unpopular reforms. Personal incomes will drop below where they were forty years ago […] Read Full Story
By Evelyn Usman A mobile policeman and three civilians have been arrested in connection with the death of a man, weekend, in NITEL area of Ikorodu, Lagos. The cop with an undisclosed identity was alleged to have led some armed thugs to the Igbogbo area of Lagos, to forcefully evacuate some persons from an expanse
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The Imo state police command on Sunday confirmed that one officer, had died following the injuries he sustained when hoodlums attacked the Divisional police station in Isiala Mbano local government area of the state.
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Demonstrators set fire to police vans, attack a station and injure several officers after clashes escalateA demonstration in Bristol against plans to give police increased powers to shut down protests has become violent, with riot police and horses dep... Read Full Story
The police have arrested three principal suspects involved in the killing of a suspected cultist in Anambra State. Governor Willie Obiano disclosed this on Sunday while briefing reporters on the security situation in the state at the Government House in Awka, the state capital. “Saturating the media waves is a horrifying video of the … Continue reading Police Arrest Three Over Beheading Of Suspected Cultist In Anambra Read Full Story
The Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Mohammed Adamu, has ordered full-scale investigations into the circumstances surrounding the attack and reported attempt on the life of Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue. The Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO), Mr Frank Mba, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja. Orton was reportedly attacked on Saturday in
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Local pilot scheme led to a change in government policy on police data to help tackle abuseThe women behind the UK’s first pilot project to treat misogyny as a hate crime have welcomed as “a major victory” the news that the government is to require pol... Read Full Story
HM Inspector of Constabulary Matthew Parr claims that he faced discrimination for being a white manThe investigator helping coordinate the official inquiry into the Metropolitan police’s handling of the Sarah Everard vigil and concerns over women’s saf... Read Full Story
The Federal Capital Territory Police Command has arrested 10 suspected of armed robbery and drug peddling along Mpape, Kado-Biko and Life-Camp axis. This was disclosed in a statement signed by the Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Yusuf Mariam, for the Commissioner of Police, FCT Police Command. The statement identified the suspects as Ibrahim Abdulrasheed (m)...
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It’s been another week of tone-deaf ministers and unenlightened court judgmentsLess than a day separated the arrest of a serving Metropolitan police officer on suspicion of Sarah Everard’s murder from the first suggestions that women calm down and put ... Read Full Story
As the popular BBC drama returns, a former crime reporter takes a look at the reality of fighting police corruptionLast week, an officer from South Wales police received formal notification that they were under investigation regarding their dealings wi... Read Full Story
The force upheld 119 cases among 600 complaints; they included an officer who was sacked after having sex with a rape victimAn extraordinary catalogue of sexual misconduct allegations against Metropolitan police officers, including claims that one had ... Read Full Story
A legal practitioner, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa (SAN) has asked the Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Hakeem Odumosu, to order the immediate release of a detained American lady, Kari Ann R’ouke. She was said to have been arrested on February 9 and detained indefinitely over the death of her partner. R’ouke, an American nurse approached … Continue reading Adegboruwa Asks Lagos Police Boss To Order Release Of Detained American Lady Read Full Story
Thousands of demonstrators gather in Hyde Park for Piers Corbyn speech as police order crowds to disperseCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThousands marched under a heavy police presence through central London to protest again... Read Full Story
For women and marginalised people, nightlife can offer a place of freedom. Boris Johnson’s proposal will do the oppositeAmid a national reckoning about women’s safety, the government has shown that it has little understanding of what actually makes wom... Read Full Story
Enugu Command of the Nigerian Police Force has arrested 40 criminal suspects for various offences. Parading the suspects at the Command’s headquarters on Friday, the Commissioner, Mohammed Aliyu, said they were arrested from across the state for conspiracy, armed robbery, child stealing, unlawful possession of firearms and cultism. Aliyu who attributed the achievement recorded to...