IGP sets up task force to arrest policemen killers
Written by Uthy on July 6, 2018
The specialized investigation team headed by Commissioner of Police (CP) Bala Ciroma was set up on July 3, 2018.
CP Bala Ciroma was recently deployed to Plateau State to investigate the recent killings and insecurity in the state, but was redeployed back to Abuja barely 24 hours later.
Police spokesman, DCP Jimoh Moshood in a statement yesterday said the team is made up of specialized crack investigation detectives, police scene of crime experts and technical intelligence unit of the Force.
He said the team had commenced investigation and were directed by the IGP to complete the assignment within 21 days.
The team is to take over further investigation into the killings from the FCT CIID and take any other instruction from the IGP in ensuring the prompt resolution of the crime in bringing the perpetrators to justice.
Moshood said the IGP implored members of the public in the FCT to cooperate with the investigation team.
He added that any member of the public with useful information about the killing would be appreciated and can use the Numbers: 08032003913, 08061581938 and 07057337653 to reach the investigation team.