Home > Lagos police command

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

Read More

Insecurity: Here’s how LASG plan to secure the waterways

In a bid to fight crimes committed along its waterways, the Lagos State Government has concluded plans to procure a surveillance aircraft, Governor Akinwumi Ambode has said. Ambode made the disclosure when Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Idris Ibrahim visited him at Lagos House in Ikeja, saying the government would provide additional

Read More

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

Read More

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

Read More

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

Read More

Fake Journalists posing as LTV Crew nabbed at Igbogbo/Baiyeku LCDA secretariat

Barely 24 hours after Comrade Olusesan Daini, Chairman of Igbogbo/Baiyeku LCDA assumed office to begin work, some men pretending to be LTV press men visited his office under the pretence of conducting an interview session. The alleged fake LTV Crew were reported to have been seen within the Council premises granting

Read More

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

Read More

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

Read More

LG poll: Aggrieved Accord Party Reps storm LASIEC office in protest

Some aggrieved Accord Party faithfuls yesterday, Tuesday, July 25, 2017 stormed the head office of Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) in Yaba, to protest what they termed large scale irregularities in the last Saturday local government election that took place in the state, claiming that the party won clearly

Read More

Sales rep faces 15 years jail term over N1.6m recharge card theft in Akowonjo

A 30 year old sales representative, Ugochi Iheke, may be jailed for 15 years for allegedly stealing recharge cards valued at N1.6million. The accused was brought before an Ikeja Magistrate’s court to be charged with the offence. The prosecutor, Sergeant Yomi Egunjobi told the court that the accused committed the offence

Read More