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Police Rescue Abducted Lecturer, Four Still Missing As Kidnappers Invade Abuja

The police in the Federal Capital Territory has said that it rescued one Abubakar Alkali, a lecturer at Baze University, who was kidnapped...

Police rescue kidnapped Baze University lecturer

The FCT Police Command said it has rescued a university lecturer that was kidnapped in Abuja last week. The Command disclosed this as part...

Police deploy detectives as gunmen kill six in Kaduna

Kaduna State Police Command has confirmed the killing of six persons in a fresh attack on Fadaman Rimi village in Chikun Local Government...

COZA Pastor Not Criminal, Police Giving Busola Dakolo Preferential Treatment -Social...

A human right group, Social Justice League, has condemned the police handling of the rape case against Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo, the senior pastor...

FG rules out state Police, to strengthen community policing – Daily...

The Federal Government has said that the proposed Community Police Policy is better than the state police being clamoured for by many Nigerians,...

Russia news: Putin sends army of 1,000 police to quash mastermind...

Electronic equipment was confiscated, staff from Navalny's anti-corruption foundation were questioned and homes of coordinators were raided across Russia. Offices were raided in...

EU news: New French commissioner quizzed by police over misuse of...

On Tuesday, Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen nominated French minister Sylvie Goulard for internal market commissioner, with a broad portfolio ranging from...

Police recover weapon, FUOYE shut indefinitely – Punch Newspapers

Abiodun Nejo, Ado Ekiti The Police in Ekiti State said on Tuesday night that they had recovered a weapon from one of the protesting...

IMN alleges 15 Shi’ites killed, police say 64 arrested – Punch...

Adelani Adepegba, Chima Azubuike, Godwin Isenyo, Armstrong Bakam, Olaide Oyelude and Ted Odogwu The Islamic Movement in Nigeria on Tuesday said   15 of its members were...

IMN alleges 15 Shi’ties killed, police say 64 arrested – Punch...

Adelani Adepegba, Chima Azubuike, Godwin Isenyo, Armstrong Bakam, Olaide Oyelude and Ted Odogwu The Islamic Movement in Nigeria on Tuesday said   15 of its members were...

Shi’ites defy police, hold Ashura procession in Wuse – Punch Newspapers

…Security operatives lock down Abuja-Keffi roadAdelani Adepegba, Abuja The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has carried out its Ashura mourning procession in Abuja, in defiance...

Buhari Vs Atiku: President’s Supporters Want Police To Arrest Timi Frank...

The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) says the Nigeria Police Forceshould arrest a former deputy national publicity secretary of the AllProgressives Congress, Timi Frank,...

Stop IMN Planned Procession, IGP Orders Police Commissioners

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered Commissioners of Police across the country including the Federal Capital Territory to prevent a planned...

Netherlands shooting: Police lock down roads in Dordrecht – three confirmed...

A police officer reportedly shot family members before turning the gun on himself, according Dutch newspaper de Telegraaf, citing sources involved in the...

Police arrest kidnappers of lawmaker, three ABU students, others in Kaduna...

Police in Kaduna has arrested 25 notorious kidnappers including those who kidnapped Honourable Suleiman Dabo, a Member of the Kaduna State House of...

EFCC operative dies of suspected suicide, police await autopsy – Punch...

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The Edo State Police Command has commenced an investigation into the death of an operative of the Economic and Financial Crimes...

Police arrest prophet for killing Imo graduate – Punch Newspapers

Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri The operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Imo State Police Command have arrested a prophet, Michael Mbonu, for allegedly...

Schools ‘should open everyday and have police officers to tackle gangs’...

Schools should open seven days a week, all year round, and...

Nigerian Teacher Drugged Schoolgirl, 12, With Codeine, Impregnated Her -Police

A primary school teacher in Adamawa State has been arrested fordefiling and impregnating a pupil.The accused, Nathan Yusuf, was also reported to have...

No police officer should die fighting criminals – IG – Punch...

Abiodun Nejo, Ado Ekiti The Inspector General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, on Thursday expressed the Federal Government’s commitment to equipping the Nigeria Police...

Imo Police rescue 22 victims from kidnappers’ den – Punch Newspapers

The Imo Police Command on Thursday paraded 72 suspects which it said were allegedly believed to be behind the recent waves of criminality...

Police arraign 83 over Shoprite’s looting – Punch Newspapers

Oladimeji Ramon The Lagos State Police Command on Thursday arraigned 83 persons who allegedly participated in the attack and looting of South African-owned mall,...

Disregard fake recruitment list, Police commission tells applicants – Daily Trust

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has warned applicants of its ongoing recruitment of 10,000 police constables to disregard a list of some candidates...

Police cordon off Owerri Shoprite – Punch Newspapers

Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri The police in Imo State have cordoned off the Shoprite Complex in Owerri following rumours that angry youths were planning to...

Police beef up security in Enugu – Punch Newspapers

The Police Command in Enugu State has beefed up security in the state over possible reprisal attacks by residents of Enugu  State and...

Greater Manchester Police open fraud investigation into cash-stricken club

A fraud investigation has been launched involving cash-stricken Bury, Greater Manchester Police have confirmed. Bury were expelled from the English Football League last week...

Police partner OPC, others on South-West security operations – Punch Newspapers

Ademola Babalola, Ibadan The Federal Government on Monday said it would strengthen the Operation Puff Adder and Safer Highway in the South-West in addition...

Ubani Accuses Police Of Illegally Detaining Jalingo

  A former Vice-President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Monday Ubani, has accused the Nigerian Police Force of taking undue advantage of the ongoing...

Why we invaded Bobrisky’s birthday party — Police – Punch Newspapers

Samson Folarin The Lagos State Police Command says it stormed the venue of the birthday party of popular cross-dresser, Bobrisky, due to sensitive information...

Commission halts police recruitment – Daily Trust

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IGP Orders Deployment Of Police Helicopters To Tackle Crimes – Channels...

 As part of efforts aimed at effectively curtailing crimes in the country, the Inspector-General of Police, (IGP) Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the deployment...

Police grill Fatoyinbo for third day – Punch Newspapers

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja The police have directed the Senior Pastor of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly, Biodun Fatoyinbo, to report  today  for more questioning  over...

Abia CP confirms death of police officer in Aba

The Commissioner of Police in Abia, Mr Ene Okon, has confirmed Wednesday’s killing of a Police Officer, Anyanime Udobat, during a...

Police rescue three kidnapped ABU students – Punch Newspapers

The Kaduna State Police Command says its operatives have rescued three students of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, abducted on Monday along Abuja-Kaduna highway. The...

Police confirm kidnap of six along Abuja-Kaduna highway – Punch Newspapers

Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna. Operatives of the Kaduna State Police Command, on Wednesday, confirmed that six persons were kidnapped on the Abuja-Kaduna highway on Monday. According...

Gunmen Attack Enugu Police Station

  Yet to be identified gunmen have attacked the Ikirike Police Station of Enugu Command of the Nigerian Police Force.Eyewitnesses said the hoodlums came...

Gunmen attack Enugu Police station – Punch Newspapers

Raphael Ede, Enugu Gunmen on Sunday attacked Ikirike Police Station of Enugu Command of the Nigerian Police Force. It was gathered that the hoodlums came...

Hong Kong protests: Police use water cannon as angry protesters throw...

Police used water cannon for the first time on Sunday as protestors came out in drove to face-off against the authorities in the...

Kidnappers Abducted 7 In Kaduna, Abandoned Car With $10,000, N647,300 -Police

  Suspected kidnappers dressed in military uniforms have kidnapped five people in Kaduna.This was revealed by Yakubu Sabo, the spokesperson for the Kaduna State...

Enugu police investigate death of woman in a farm – Punch...

The Enugu State Police Command has called for a full-scale investigation into the alleged murder of a woman in her farm in Emene...

Police recover guns from Wadume’s houses in Taraba – Daily Trust

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How gunmen abducted Sokoto lawmaker —Police – Punch Newspapers

The Police in Sokoto State have detailed how a member of the state House of Assembly, Aminu Bodai, was abducted by gunmen in Bodai...

Police re-arrest escaped prisoner in Enugu – Punch Newspapers

Enugu State Police Command says it has re-arrested Gideon Balogun, a prisoner that escaped from the Nigerian Correctional Service in Enugu State in...

Police arrest officers who killed suspected Lagos phone thieves – Punch...

Samson Folarin The Lagos State Police Command has arrested the four policemen who killed two suspected phone thieves in broad daylight in the Igando...

Shocking moment Brazil bus hijacker shot dead by police after 4...

The footage shows the gunman appearing to throw a jacket into the air before suddenly crumpling to the ground and out of the...

BREAKING: Police Arrest Taraba Kidnap Kingpin, Wadume

The Nigeria Police Force has arrested Hamisu Wadume, a high-profile kidnap kingpin in Taraba State. Wadume was sighted within the premises of the Force...

Police seal programme venue to stop Soyinka, Falana – Punch Newspapers

Olaleye Aluko and Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe Men of the Nigeria Police Force on Monday stormed and sealed the venue where Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka,...

Police discover decomposing body of Ogun farm worker – Punch Newspapers

Tunji Bosun, Abeokuta Men of the Ogun State Police Command have discovered the decomposing body of a farm worker allegedly murdered by his...

Police parade suspected killers of Enugu Catholic priests – Punch Newspapers

Raphael Ede The Enugu State Police Command on Friday paraded the suspected killers of two priests of Enugu Catholic Diocese. The police also paraded the...

Enugu Police arrest alleged killers of two Catholic priests – Punch...

The police command in Enugu has arrested no fewer than 30 criminal suspects, including the alleged killers of two Catholic priests, the Commissioner...

Police parades suspected killers of two Catholic priests in Enugu

The Enugu State Police Command on Friday paraded the suspected killers of two Catholic priests of Enugu Diocese as another escaped assassination by...

Zimbabwe news today: ‘Unjustifiable, cruel and barbaric’ police turn on protestors...

Demonstrators had gathered in Harare to protest against the government under President Emmerson Mnangagwa. The protests were called by the county’s main opposition...

Philadelphia: Man in custody after six police officers shot | US...

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Philadelphia active shooting: Multiple police officers shot in attack by armed...

Calls came in at about 4:30 pm, according to audio obtained via the Broadcastify website. A law enforcement officer can be heard saying: "Officer...

How four soldiers shot man, killed another in Ogun hospital —Police...

Samson Folarin The Ogun State Police Command has said soldiers from the 81 division were involved in the killing of some residents of Isheri...

Police arraign soldier who allegedly raped AAUA student – Punch Newspapers

Peter Dada, Akure The Ondo State Police Command on Wednesday arraigned the soldier, Sunday Awolola, who allegedly raped a student of the Adekunle Ajasin...

Police arrest Anambra market leader, ‘Baby Awka’ for cult killings –...

Tony Okafor, Awka The leader of Awka Central market in Anambra State, Emeka Agumadu, popularly known as “Baby Awka” has been arrested by the...

Police clash with Anambra youths, kill one – Punch Newspapers

Tony Okafor, Awka One person was killed on Tuesday while many others were injured in a clash between the police and some youths in...

Woman mowed down by police car in London

Cops were scrambled to Warwick Road near Kensington High Street at around 9.55pm to reports that a woman had been run...

Body of Nora Quoirin found in Malaysia on second search of...

The 15-year-old schoolgirl’s body was found earlier today beside a small stream 1.6 miles from the eco-resort in Dusun where she...

Hong Kong protest: WATCH riot police beat protestors at airport –...

The police arrived on Tuesday afternoon to clear the area after thousands of anti-government protesters forced flights to be cancelled. Hong Kong police...

Police recover guns in Lagos abandoned car – Punch Newspapers

The police at Ilemba Hausa area of Lagos State have recovered two locally made single barrel guns with 12 cartridges, one laptop and...

Presidential aide, Okoi Obono-Obla speaks on police sealing office, being sacked...

The Special Presidential Panel on Recovery of Public property, SPIP, has denied the alleged sealing off of its office by the Nigeria Police...

Hong Kong protest: Airport brought to standstill as mass crowds protect...

Hong Kong protestors descended upon the International Hong Kong airport today to protest against police violence when dealing with demonstrators. The footage of...

[BREAKING] Police killing: COAS directs military personnel to travel in mufti –...

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja   Following the killing of three Police officers by soldiers of the 93 Battalion of the Nigerian Army in Taraba State last Tuesday,...

Hong Kong protests: brutal undercover police tactics spark outcry | World...

Rights groups and democracy activists have accused Hong Kong police of excessive force after police fired tear gas into a subway station and...

Slain Officers: Ex- Police Chiefs Seek Unbiased Probe

Retired senior police officers and security experts have charged the federal government to ensure a...

Metropolitan Police join hunt for missing Brit, 15, in Malaysia

“The National Crime Agency, the Met Police and An Garda Siochana are working together”NCA spokeswomanNora, 15, disappeared a week ago from the...

Man charged with attempted murder of police officer who was run...

A man has been charged with the attempted murder of a police officer who was run over with his own patrol car. Mubashar...

Lagos Police begin investigations into case of woman found dead in...

The Lagos State Police Command says it has commenced investigations into the case of a woman who died in a hotel room in...

Police foil bank robbery, arrest kingpin in Lagos – Punch Newspapers

The Lagos State Police Command says it has foiled an attempted bank robbery by a suspected team of robbers in Ejigbo area of...

Boy who boarded bus in ‘distressed state’ wearing pyjamas missing, say...

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Army dismisses officer, hands over to police – Punch Newspapers

Peter Dada, Akure The Nigeria Army has said it has dismissed an officer accused of raping a student of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko,...

YouTuber Marina Joyce is reported missing as police launch appeal

Police have launched an appeal after YouTuber Marina Joyce has been reported as missing.The Missing Persons unit of Haringey Police has tweeted to...

El-Rufai sympathises with family of driver killed by police – Punch...

Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna. Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai has hailed the arrest of the policeman, who killed a commercial bus driver along Kaduna-Abuja...

#RevolutionNow: Lawyer Drags Buhari, Police, SSS To Court Over Violent Attacks...

  Barrister Olukoya Ogungbeje, a human rights activist and lawyer, has dragged the federal government to court over a clampdown on protesters demanding better...

Police arrest Inspector who allegedly killed driver over N1,000 bribe –...

The Commissioner of Police, Kaduna State Command, Mr. Ali Janga, said the authorities have arrested the Inspector involved in the incident of a bus...

Hong Kong latest: ‘Emotionally out of control!’: Protestor tears into police...

The protestor, who did not wish to be named, is a member of Demosisto, a pro-democracy party formerly led by Nathan Law that...

Brooke Houts: Youtube star under police investigation following alleged dog attack...

Brooke, has amassed over 300,000 followers on the site as she has posted regular videos detailing events in her life. In multiple videos,...

Police Arrest Man, 35, For Illegal Possession Of Firearms

The Nigerian Police Force says it has arrested one Sunday Onyema, 35, for illegal possession of firearms belonging to the police.  According to a...

Soldiers killed three cops, freed kidnap kingpin — Police – Punch...

Adelani Adepegba  and Olaleye Aluko The Nigeria Police Force has accused some unidentified soldiers of shooting to death three police officers and a civilian along...

Natalie Christopher found dead: Greek Police find British astrophysicist’s body on...

Natalie Christopher, 34, went missing while jogging in Ikaria and. When she didn't return to her room her partner quickly raised the alarm....

Natalie Christopher: Police search for missing British woman on Greek island...

Greek police are searching for a British woman who is missing...

Yellow vest riot police investigated 300 times for excessive force |...

Mme Jullien, however, denounced the use of the term “police violence”, saying it was not the “legally correct wording” and that most of...

Lagos police in a show of force – Punch Newspapers

The police on Tuesday in Lagos staged a show of force on some major roads in the state, with a view to check...

Police arraign six – Punch Newspapers

The police on Tuesday arraigned five people and a lawyer over the #RevolutionNow protests, in an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. The...

DSS, Nigeria’s Secret Police, Threatens Kwara State #RevolutionNow Protest Organizer

The Department of State Services has threatened to Crown Buhari Ahmed, one of the organizers of the #RevolutionNow protest in Kwara State for...

Gunmen Ambush, Kill Police Inspector In Ondo

  A police inspector attached to the Ondo State Police Command has been shot dead by yet to be identified gunmen, Sahara Reporters has...

Police brutalise woman in Osun – Punch Newspapers

Bola Bamigbola, Osogbo An elderly woman identified as Sariyu Akanmu was brutalised by armed policemen while five members of “RevolutionNow” group were arrested by...

Major Kaduna road empty as Police mount barricades – Punch Newspapers

Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna Major roads in Kaduna appear empty of human and vehicular movements as Police anti-riot vehicle was stationed along the Ahmadu Bello...

Police probe Lekki strippers’ video, Tekno mounts defence – Punch Newspapers

Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe The Lagos State Police Command says it has commenced an investigation into a viral video of semi-nude women dancing seductively in a...

El Paso shooting latest: Police say attack being treated as domestic...

Police chief Greg Allen said the suspect 21-year-old Patrick Wood Crusius is co-operating. El Paso, which is in Texas, has a population of...

Frank Mba Releases Phone Numbers Of Police Spokespersons Nationwide – Channels...

 Police Spokesman, Mr Frank Mba has released phone numbers of Police Public Relations Officers nationwide.He said the list was released with a view...

Police on suspects’ trail —Enugu CP – Punch Newspapers

The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mr. Sulaiman Balarabe, on Sunday said the Police have been tracking some individuals suspected to be...

France chaos: Police and protesters clash after man’s death – Macron...

Shocking images show demonstrators setting up barricades to keep police out of the western French city of Nantes, which is engulfed in flames...

Calls for ‘Revolution’ march is treasonable felony —Police – Punch Newspapers

The Police on Saturday said that the calls for a “Revolution” protest scheduled for August 5 amount to a treasonable felony. In a statement...

Ogun Police rescue RCCG deaconess – Punch Newspapers

Tunji Bosun The Ogun Police Command said it has rescued one of the five pastors of the Redeemed Christian Church of God who were...

Police release names of five persons abducted in Ogun, FG shifts...

Here are some of our top stories this evening: Police release names of five persons abducted in Ogun Ogun Police Command has identified five persons...

Macron savaged: Russia attacks French police’s Yellow Vests ‘tactics’ after riot...

Russia said on Wednesday it would not take any lessons from France on protest violence, as it accused Paris of using “repressive tactics”...

Holiday warning: Conmen dress as police in cruel new ploy –...

The Dutch authorities have warned conmen are impersonating police by dressing in the replica uniforms and handing on-the-spot fines they demand to be...

How we rescued seven kidnapped victims on Lagos-Ibadan Road – Police...

Tunji Bosun, Abeokuta The  Ogun State Police Command said it had arrested 41 suspected kidnappers after it rescued seven victims, including three staff of Lafia...

Police, army now have right to take whatever action against Shi’ites...

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The Presidency says with the proscription of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, security agencies now have the power to take “any...

California garlic festival shooting: police confirm casualties | US news

An active shooter opened fire at a food festival in California on Sunday and a police spokesman said there were casualties. Few other details...

Canada manhunt: police move search for teen murder suspects after tip-off...

Canadian police are headed to the community of York Landing, Manitoba, in pursuit of fugitives Kam McLeod, 19, and Bryer Schmegelsky, 18, after...

Police tighten security, court decides El-Zakzaky’s bail today – Punch Newspapers

• Shi’ittes say proscription a huge joke John Ameh, Eniola Akinkuotu, Oladimeji Ramon, Success Nwogu, Rapael Ede and Godwin Isenyo The police in Kaduna on...

Hong Kong protests: Riot police fire tear gas and rubber bullets...

Demonstrators in the New Territories rural town hurled bricks and bottles at riot police as they engaged in a stand-off with authorities, defying...

Shiites: IG of Police speaks on tension in Nigeria

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr. Mohammed Adamu, has cautioned the public against circulating unsubstantiated security advisories that could create undue fear and...

IGP Orders Police To Beef-Up Security Nationwide – Channels Television

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has ordered the immediate beef-up of security in all the States of the Federation including the Federal...

Police arrived Lagos-Ibadan road after suspected herdsmen abducted CMD’s son, others...

Ademola Babalola and Tunji Bosun Suspected herdsmen, on Tuesday, laid an ambush at the Ajebo end of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway and kidnapped three persons. The...

TASUED students clash with SARS, burn police car – Punch Newspapers

Tunji Bosun, Abeokuta Scores of students of Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijagun, Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State, on Wednesday clashed with men of Special Anti...

Shiites vs Police: International Centre for Justice reveals real sponsors of...

The International Centre for Justice, ICJ, (Africa Regional Affairs) has condemned the murder of Precious Owolabi, a member of the National Youth Service...

Body found at water park as police hunt missing swimmer |...

A body has been found in the hunt for a man missing at a water park, while an urgent search is under way...

Canadia police embarrassed after cat filter used on Facebook video of...

Officers were pictured with whiskers and cat ears as they spoke about the deaths of Chynna Noelle Deese, 24, and Lucas Robertson Fowler,...

Shiites/Police clash: Let nobody doubt or test my will to act...

By Nwafor Sunday President Muhammadu Buhari has on Tuesday reiterated his commitment in fighting insecurity that is threatening the unity of the...

Police vs Shiites: What Buhari should do about death of Channels...

Former Presidential candidates, Kingsley Moghalu and Fela Durotoye have reacted to the death of Precious Owolabi, the Channels TV reporter, shot during the...

Channels TV Reporter Precious Owolabi Shot During Shiite, Police Clash Is...

A Channels TV reporter, Precious Owolabi, who was hit by a stray bullet on Monday in Abuja during a violent clash between the...