The Speaker, Oyo State House of Assembly, Mr Adebo Ogundoyin says the activities of the Police Community Relations Committee, PCRC in the country have helped greatly in enhancing and complementing the efforts of the police in the task of securing the lives and property of citizens.
The Speaker said this when the Executive Council of the PCRC, Oyo State led by its Chairman, Rev. Peter Omofoye paid a courtesy visit to him in his office.
According to Mr Ogundoyin, the task of policing the society is the joint responsibility of all and sundry, hence the full involvement of members of the PCRC in providing logistic support and intelligence to the Nigerian Police.
He reiterated the unwavering resolve of the Oyo State Government to improve on the peace and security of the state, adding that without security there will not be adequate development in all sectors of the economy.
The Speaker, Oyo State House of Assembly stressed the need for Government at all levels to support the aims and objectives of the PCRC, especially in the area of ensuring good relationship between the Police and members of the public.
Earlier, The Chairman, Oyo State PCRC, Rev Peter Omofoye who maintained that the PCRC will not achieve much success without the support of Government and other Nigerians, sought the collaboration of Oyo State House of Assembly in the activities of the committee.