Kwara State Police Command has stated that it has initiated an investigation against 26 Police Officers attached to the Command over alleged harassment, intimidation, and extortion.
According to the State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Okasanmi Ajayi, the Officers being investigated are attached to the Anti-cultist and Anti-cybercrime Units and have all been redeployed out of the Units pending the outcome of the investigation.
SP Ajayi also disassociated the Command from all references made regarding proceeds of crimes to Senior Officers by Officers in the field.
He further advised residents to report the activities of Police Officers in their localities with facts and proven evidence to the Command without fear as such would be treated with the utmost confidentiality.
He reiterated that the Command was ready to name and shame black sheep involved in any act capable of dragging the good name of the Force in the mud.
Meanwhile, members of the public are urged to report any case of harassment, intimidation, extortion, and brutality to the Command on 08156196244, 08064242862, and 08032365122.
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