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Police rescue nine kidnapped children in Kano

The police boss said that Usman Mohammed (5) was kidnapped and sold for N1.2 million, but, however, luck ran out of Paul and Mercy and other four kidnappers were apprehended.

Police arrest 17 drug dealers in Borno

The Borno State Police Command has said that 17 suspected high profile drug dealers have been arrested in a joint operation with operatives of Operation Puff Adder.

Police arrest 185 ‘criminals’ in Bauchi

The Bauchi State Police command has arrested 185 suspected criminals in connection with various criminal offences within the State.g

Police kill two ‘kidnappers’, destroy camp in Bauchi

The Bauchi State police command said it had killed two suspected kidnappers/armed robbers, destroyed their camp and recovered series of exhibits in Alkaleri Local Government Area of the state.
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Police nab army officer with 168 bundles of marijuana

Police in Jigawa State have arrested an army officer suspected to be a drug dealer, along with four others with 168 bundles of wrapped Indian hemp.

Police burst armed robbers, kidnappers’ den in Bauchi

In its ongoing onslaught against crime and criminality in the State, the Bauchi State Police Command has again on Tuesday, 24 September 2019, following an intelligence-led operation, destroyed a suspected kidnappers camp in Alkaleri LGA during which two suspects were shot and several dangerous weapons recovered.

Police kill ‘armed robber’ in Bauchi, foil attack on filling station

The Bauchi State Police Command under the leadership of Commissioner of Police, Habu​ Sani,​ has on​ foiled an attempted armed robbery attack on a filling station on Sunday evening in the state capital.
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Police intercept 1000 ‘rustled cattle’ in Kano

Operatives of the operation ”Puff Adder” have intercepted over one thousand cattle suspected to have been rustled with three suspects arrested.

Police arrest three notorious rustlers, recover over 1,000 cows

The Police in Kano on Friday said that it arrested three notorious rustlers for stealing 1,000 cows in Falgore Forest, Kiru Local Government Area of the state.
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Police parade 100 suspected criminals in Kano

The Kano State Police Command on Friday paraded 100 suspects for various alleged offences in the ongoing Puff-Adder operations in the state.

Police rescue kidnapped three-year-old

The Police in Kebbi have rescued a three-year-old girl, Saudatu Haruna, from the hands of some female kidnappers.
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Police parade suspected 166 robbers, kidnappers, others in Kano

Kano State Police Command has paraded 116 suspected criminals accused of various crimes that include kidnapping, armed robbery and drug peddling along with arms recovered.

Police arrest 130 suspected kidnappers, 40 cultists in Nasarawa

The Commissioner of Police (CP) in Nasarawa State, Mr Bola Longe, said on Thursday that the police in the state arrested 130 suspected kidnappers and 40 cultists from January to date.
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Police arrest four ‘cultists’ in Anambra

The Anambra State Police Command has arrested four cultists in Awka, the state capital.

Imo: Police nab four fake car buyers, recover vehicle

Officers of Operation Puff Adder of the Nigerian Police, Imo State command, have arrested four persons, who posed as car buyers to dispossess the owner of a vehicle in Owerri.
The Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered vehicular restriction from 6am – 6pm tomorrow 16 February during the election.

Eid-el-Kabir: Police chief orders deployment of personnel, equipment in public places

Joining them to keep the peace are personnel of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), while the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) is assigning its own to the highways to ensure safety.
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Police urge Sokoto residents to be security conscious

The Commissioner of Police in Sokoto, Mr Ibrahim Kaoje, has urged the public to be more security conscious in order to secure the state and the country at large.

Police recover N6 million from kidnappers in Niger

The Niger State Police Commissioner, Usman Adamu, has disclosed that over six million naira have been recovered from kidnappers between June and August this year.

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