The Commissioner of Police Delta state, CP Ari Muhammed Ali, has ordered sustained raiding of criminals hideout as well as Intensified stop and search by officers.
The Commissioner who gave the order during a meeting with key officers of the Command, however, warned them to desist from all form of corruption and incivility to members of the public.
The CP had an enlarged meeting with Area commanders, DPO’S, Tactical commanders and other officers in the Command where he reiterated the fact that the Command under his watch will not tolerate such, mercenaries have been put in place to check the activities of men posted and any erring officer will be dealt with accordingly.
He cited the two officers dismissed recently as an example to all.
The CP also ordered that stop and search should be intensified, while constant raiding of black spot/criminal hideout should be sustained.
In another Develop on Monday October 11, 2021, the men of Ovwian Aladja Division raided criminal hideout/black spots in Ujvwu Community the suspects who gathered in a large number smoking Indian Hemp took to their heels on sighting the Police.
The Police gave them a hot chase and two of them namely Godspower Alfred age 23yrs and Destiny Akwara 34yrs were arrested and upon search, a locally made cut to size gun and some wraps of weeds suspected to be Indian hemp were recovered from them.
Similarly, on Sunday October 10, 2021, a patrol team attached to Ovwian Aladja Division while on stop and search duty intercepted a commercial bus carrying some passengers, the operatives upon searching the passengers recovered one locally made single barrel gun concealed in a bag of Garri.
The suspect one Pigi Kelvin ‘m’ of Ututuoama town Ughelli South LGA age 42yrs was arrested.