Action and Efforts of the Inspector-General of Police

Concerning the complaint dated 6th January 2016 about Policemen attached to Ijamo Division Ilesha, mounting of road block at the front of School of Health and Technology Bolunduro, Ilesha, Osun State. There from . Osun State.

ACTION TAKEN:

The DPO of Ijamo Police Division has been contacted to take necessary action.

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Concerning the complaint dated 20th December 2015, title "Police Crime" and concerning the fictitious charge of being an online fraudster, it is pertinent to say that Police do not have the right to detain you with any fictitious charge. Police do abide by the Rule of Law. In order to answer rest of your question, you can call the CRU for further clarifications. Police are your friends.

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Concerning the complaint dated 2nd November 2015 about the shooting of a bus driver by a Policeman for driving against traffic at 2nd Rainbow Bus-Stop, Apapa-Oshodi Expressway, Amuwo Odofin, Lagos State.

ACTION TAKEN

The Commissioner of Police of Lagos State has been contacted to arrest the Police officer who shot the driver and also at large, while other members of the team are already being investigated. Further development will be communicated.

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Concerning the complaint titled "Bribe" and against F/No. 365880, Tijani Adewole attached to CTU Owerri,  dated 26th October 2015.

ACTION TAKEN

The Commissioner of Police has been contacted and the erring officer will be summoned to Abuja for further inquiry which if found guilty, punishment will be meted to him accordingly. However, we will appreciate if you can furnish us with your details (either phone number or e-mail) to help us further with the investigation. The Inspector-General of Police appreciate your effort by supporting Nigeria Police who will alays be your friend.

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Concerning the complaint titled Discreditable Conduct reported on 22nd August, 2015, the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State has been directed to investigate the matter and the outcome of the findings shall be communicated soon.

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Complaint dated 5th June 2015 about the collection of the tricycle of one Mr. Afolabi in Lagos State, the Situation has been looked into.

ACTION TAKEN

The DPO has been contacted and directed to take necessary action against the erring officer while the tricycle has been released to the owner

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Complaint dated 1st June 2015 concerning Mobile Policemen impunity at the highest order at Osogbo in Osun State. 

ACTION TAKEN:

The Commissioner of Police of Osun State has been directed to investigate and ensure disciplinary action is taken against anyone indicted.

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Complaints concerning some Policemen still mounting road blocks and extorting motorists as against the order of the Inspector-General of Police. We want to let members of the public know that the IG is still committed to his vision of a renewed Force.

ACTION TAKEN:

The Commissioners of Police of affected states have been directed to investigate and ensure disciplinary action is taken against anyone involved in the act.

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Complaint dated 1st June 2015 concerning gender violence/assault and seeking redress/justice.

ACTION TAKEN:

The Commissioner of Police of Lagos State has been directed to as a matter of urgency investigate the allegation, take necessary action and brief the Police hierarchy accordingly for further directives.

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Complaint dated 3rd June 2015 about assault of a corp member by members of the Nigeria Police, steps have been taken to stop future re-occurrence.

ACTION TAKEN:

The Commissioner of Police of Imo State has been directed to investigate the allegation and ensure disciplinary action is taken against any one indicted.

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Complaint dated 28th May 2015 concerning corrupt practices at Owode Police Station. Steps have been taken to stem the tide.

ACTION TAKEN:

The Commissioner of Police of Oyo State has been directed to as a matter of urgency investigate the allegation and take necessary action to curb the trend.

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Complaint dated 29th May 2015 concerning Police misleading the public and assault on whistle blower at 2nd Rainbow, NNPC Filling Station, Mile 2/Amuwo Odofin Axis, Apapa/Oshodi Expressway in Lagos State. 

ACTION TAKEN:

As you know that the present Police leadership does not condone corruption and bribery within the Force, the Commissioner of Police of Lagos State has been directed to investigate and take necessary action.

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Complaint dated 27th May 2015 concerning the request of #50,000 before the release of one Mr. Ndubusi Ochieze and one other by Insp. Valentine of Diobu Police Station, Mile 1, Rivers State.

ACTION TAKEN:

The Commissioner of Police has been directed to intervene and investigate the matter. However, the suspects have been released without collecting a dime from them.

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Complaints about one Barrister Samson Adisa of Corporate Affairs Commission defrauding people

ACTION TAKEN:

The barrister has been invited and directed to refund the complainant, which he has done. Case settled.

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Complaint about threat to life of TMG chairman, Ibrahim M Zikirullahi

ACTION TAKEN:

The Commissioner of Police of Kano State has been directed to order the DPO of Naibawa Police Station to commence detailed investigation, and fish out the culprits.

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Complaint about detention, torture and dehumanization of Mr. Victor Anamelechi

ACTION TAKEN:

The Commissioner of Lagos State has been directed as a matter of urgency to look into the matter and furnish this office with detailed investigation report.

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Complaint about illegal Police arrest at Egbeda/Idimu Axis in Lagos State.

ACTION TAKEN:

The Commissioner of Police of Lagos State has been directed to ascertain the veracity of the claim and curb the trend with a view to gaining public trust.

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Complaint concerning "corrupt practice and abuse of officer against Mr. Taju Bakare (ACP) and Mr. Ogedegbe (DPO) of Area "C" Police Division, Western Avenue, Surulere, Lagos State of the same station ". It's is a serious allegation which investigation has been initiated.

ACTION TAKEN:

The Commissioner of Police of Lagos State has been instructed to speedily carry out a discreet investigation into the allegation contained in the petition as it concerns senior Police officers, forward a detailed report and comments to enable brief the Inspector General of Police accordingly.

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Complaints about some Police officers still mounting road blocks and extorting money from motorists, the Inspector General of Police still maintain his ground. 

ACTION TAKEN:

The Commissioners of Police affected have been directed to investigate and take necessary actions to curb the trend and punish officers found wanting accordingly.

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About the request for Police outpost at Odani Extension (Odani Green), Elelenwo in Rivers State, the issue has been looked into.

ACTION TAKEN:

The Commissioners of Police of Rivers State has been directed to increase Police presence around the identified area at night to stem the tide.

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It is instructive to let the members of the public know that all complaints are being treated.

Complaint about paying for bail at Tolu Police Post Apapa, Lagos. Steps have been taken to curb the trend.

ACTION TAKEN:

The Commissioners of Police of Lagos State has been directed to urgently investigate the allegation and take decisive and necessary action.  cooperation. 

Complaint about Police Road Block at Iganmu, Surulere, Lagos.

ACTION TAKEN:

The Commissioner of Police of Lagos State has been directed to investigate the allegation.  

About alleged brutality by men of NDLEA in Imo State: 

we urge the complainant/user to report such matter to appropriate authority as Police do not handle such matter. Thank you.

While it is important to let the members of the public know that all complaints are being treated, we use this medium to appreciate your commendations and suggestions. Thank you.

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