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Lagos Task Force clamps down on criminal Okada riders, convicts 21 at Mile 2

Operatives of the Lagos State Task Force, yesterday, August 8, 2017, impounded 146 motorcycles, popularly called Okada, and prosecuted 21 riders, who were sentenced to two weeks imprisonment. The Chairman of the task force, Police Superintendent Olayinka Egbeyemi, clarified that the enforcement operations were carried out based on a series of

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How hackers defrauded Lagos State House of Assembly Speaker of over N9million

The State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, SCIID, Panti, Yaba, of the Lagos State Police Command, has arraigned three men before a Federal High Court for allegedly defrauding the Speaker of Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr. Mudashiru Obasa, of N9.2 million. The three men, Frank Nwokobia, 27; Ezeoke Kanayochukwu, 25,

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How a serial rapist was arrested in Isolo

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command, over the weekend arrested an alleged serial rapist for defiling a five-year-old girl. It was gathered that the suspect was arrested after a tenant caught him in the shameful act. The suspect, Emeka Kingsley, a resident of Osoyintola Street in Ilasamaja, Isolo Local Council

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Update: 28 men,12 minors arraigned in court for engaging in homosexual activities

Following the arrests of male adults caught engaging in homosexuals activities by the Lagos State police command last weekend, the suspects were on Thursday, August 3, 2017, arraigned before Ebute-Metta and Yaba Magistrate Courts. Recall that the defendants were caught on Saturday, 29th July 2017, at No. 999 Ikorodu Road/Toyin Close,

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Police introduces whistle blower policy to check Badoo activities

As part of measures to tackle the menace of Badoo cult killing and jungle justice in Ikorodu community, the Lagos State Police Command has introduced a whistle blowing policy to the resident. This new development was disclosed yesterday, August 2 2017, by the State Commissioner of Police Mr. Fatai Owoseni, at

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See list of stolen vehicles recovered by Police in Surulere

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have recovered eight vehicles from different locations in the state. The vehicles were either stolen from where they were parked or snatched from their owners at gunpoint. The vehicles are presently at the Surulere police The breakdown of the recovered vehicles, according to the

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Man nabbed for vandalizing vehicles in Festac

In the early hours of today, August 2, 2017, luck ran out on two young men who were caught stealing motor parts from cars at 1st avenue, Festac Town, Lagos. According to Festac Online, one of the suspects escaped while the other suspect jumped into a canal and was later

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Notorious Oworonshoki Express car snatchers arrested in Ojuelegba

Operatives of the Federal Anti-robbery Squad (FARS) of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested two members of a notorious armed robbery gang who specialize in car theft along the Oworonshoki Expressway. The suspects identified as Ahmed Olamilakan and Abiodun Ogunkanni were arrested after a vehicle snatching operation. Their latest victims

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Police raids alleged homosexual hotel in Owode, arrest 42.

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested 42 men for allegedly being involved in homosexual acts. The arrest happened on Saturday, July 30 2017 at Vincent Hotel at Weigh Bridge area in Owode Onirin, Lagos State. According to a Punch report, a resident of the area, who gave his name

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