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Lagos State Police Command assures Lagosians of their safety



By Edith Obioma 

The Lagos state police command has assured members of the public that the increased presence of policemen across the state and the location of patrol vehicles at strategic traditional points are measures to ensure their safety and security.

According to a statement by the Police Public Relations Officer, Assistant Superintendent of Police Olarinde Famous-Cole, the measures will also checkmate the activities of hoodlums and other social vices especially on routes with traffic snares due to construction works and port operations.
The areas prone to increased activities include Oshodi,Gbagada
Expressway,Apapa,illupeju,mile 2, and Apongbon.


The command assures Lagosians of a crime free yuletide season promising to tackle effectively the problem of traffic robberies across the state.

The statement said over 28 traffic robbery suspects arrested recently will soon be charged to court.

Lagosians are advised to go about their normal business and disregard any unfounded and mischievous claims of robberies on our major

The police also appealed to members of the public to partner effectively by giving credible information to the police and reporting strange or suspicious movement within their area.