BREAKING: IGP Bans FSARS, Others From Check Points, Routine Checks- See Photos

The Inspector General Of Police,  IGP M.A Adamu has on Sunday, October 4 issued a press statement ordering for the immediate ban of operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad, FSARS and other squads under the Nigerian Police Force.

Details of the statement was disclosed on the official page of the Nigerian Presidency @Presidency Nigeria.

The tweets read;

“All FSARS, STS, IRT & other Tactical @PoliceNG Squads operating at Federal, Zonal & Command levels are hereby BANNED from carrying out routine patrols & other conventional low-risk duties – stop & search duties, checkpoints, roadblocks, traffic checks, etc – WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT

“The @PoliceNG authorities will step up monitoring of all activities of Tactical Squads (FSARS etc) and other police officers, nationwide, and ensure the prompt arrest, investigation and prosecution of all officers who violate these directives and other Force regulations.

“The @PoliceNG_CRU will also continue to be available to receive and investigate complaints against Police Officers, for appropriate action. Citizens are encouraged to make available full details of incidents to the Unit, using any of their contact details, outlined below:”

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