Oyo Police Appeal for Continued Support of Residents
Commissioner of Police in Oyo state, Mr. Shina Olukolu has called for the collaboration of members of the public by being the eyes of the security personnel in securing their environment.
Mr. Olukolu who stated this while parading some suspected criminals arrested for various offenses ranging from cultism, robbery, kidnapping and illegal ammunition dealing, noted that they were apprehended through the efforts of community policing.
The police boss reiterated the command’s efforts at bringing criminal activities to the barest minimum.
Mr. Olukolu added that the suspects would soon be charged to court after thorough investigation.
Some of the suspects who confessed to the crime leveled against them promised to turn a new leaf if pardoned.
Exhibits recovered from the suspects included three thousand four hundred and fifty live cartridges, thirteen mobile phones, a DVD recorder, one sledge hammer and charms.