Police in Calabar, Cross River State capital has paraded 13 (13) suspected criminals for dedicated numerous sundry offences within the state.
The suspects arrested at numerous areas on Friday, have been paraded by the Commissioner of Police, CP Abdulkadir Jimoh.
He stated that one Camry automobile with registration no CAL 124 AA, two domestically made pistol, one locally-made lengthy single barrel gun, three stay cartridges, one locally-made toy gun, one Daylong Bike with engine No 162FMJ*441224527, Chasis No LEAPCKOB5GOBOO280, Plate No Cross River State Kama 100 A have been recovered from them.
Different objects additionally recovered from the suspects embody 5 baggage of dry cocoa, N10, 500, six Iron rods, Excavated silver wrapping sheet for armoured cables, insulating rubber coverings, one sledgehammer, one steel noticed and plier, a pair of rain boots, one Hoe/A shovel, 5 assorted handsets, two computer systems modem, one jack knife, two exhausting rings, two purses, native black charms, one pack of oral B tooth previous.
The Commissioner recalled that in his maiden press briefing on the 12th of August 2020, he stated that the Command whereas performing its statutory features is not going to tolerate any unwholesome behaviour from any quarter whether or not particular person or by a gaggle of individuals whose willpower could also be to jeopardise the peace of the state or trigger panic to law-abiding residents
In furtherance of the above, the CP stated that the Command has remained resolute at bringing criminality to the barest minimal by collaborative synergy with vital stakeholders in neighborhood policing campaign throughout the state.
“Nevertheless, our feats to date will not be unusual with willpower for high quality service supply, resilience and strategic policing through technological and human intelligence gathering/sharing which has led us to the breakthroughs
“At this juncture, I need to reassure members of the general public and unsuspecting individuals to proceed their good works in tackling crimes by info dissemination to the Police, devoid of betrayal or any disagreeable penalties
“It is usually worthy to notice that trendy policing methodology requires complementary function by residents participation in all of the nooks and crannies regardless of the geographical location” the CP acknowledged.
CP Jimoh put a wake-up name on conventional establishments, Group leaders, Non secular/youths leaders to see safety as a collective enterprise in addressing all types of terrible crimes throughout the state particularly now that Christmas/New yr is drawing close to.
“The Command hereby warn all of the enemies of peace and individuals or group of individuals unlawfully possessing firearms to wilfully return identical to the Police as any opposite transfer will appeal to arrest and prosecution if caught. It’s typically stated, to be forewarned is to be forearmed” he pointed.