Christmas/New Year: FCT Commissioner Of Police Assures Residents Of Safety

…….Says no place for criminals in the FCT

The FCT Police Command has deployed proactive measures including the massive deployment of personnel at strategic places such as recreational parks/centres, churches, mosques and major highways etc, in furtherance with effort to ensure that residents of the Federal Capital Territory enjoy a hitch-free Christmas/New Year Celebration.

In a press release signed by FCT Police Command Public Relations Officer, ASP Yusuf Mariam, she said the Commissioner of Police CP. Bala Ciroma has ordered uninterrupted motorized/foot patrol, diligent stop/search operations and coordinated intelligence-based crime fighting strategies within the FCT ahead of the festive period.

The Commissioner of Police also sounded a note of warning to all criminals within the FCT to desist from their nefarious activities or face the full wrath of the law.

Furthermore, the Command reiterated the ban on the use of fireworks (also known as knock out), as all violators will be arrested and prosecuted accordingly. Hence, parents and guardians are enjoined to prevail upon their wards.

While appealing to residents to report all suspicious movements within their vicinity, the Command reassured residents of its unflinching resolve to tackle crime and ensure safety in the FCT during the Christmas/New Year celebration.