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Police recruitment candidates didn’t write Arabic language test, says JAMB –...

Authorities of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board have denied the rumour that candidates for the Police recruitment exercise wrote an examination in...

Highway robber shot dead by Police in Ogun – Punch Newspapers

Samuel Awoyinfa, Abeokuta The Ogun State Police Command says it has shot dead a suspected highway robber at Fidiwo, along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. The state...

Senate mace: We are yet to arrest thugs’ leader – Nigeria...

The Nigeria Police yesterday said they are yet to arrest the man who grabbed and made away with the Senate mace in April. A...

Thug who stole Senate mace yet to be arrested – Police

The police are yet to arrest the man who grabbed and...

How police arrested Offa robbery suspects – Local

After robbers attacked Offa on April 5, 2018—carting away wads of currency notes in Union Bank, Eco Bank, Guarantee Trust Bank, First Bank,...

Police shortlist 37,062 for 6,000 vacancies

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has shortlisted 37,062 candidates for examination in the ongoing Police recruitment exercise out of a total of 133,324...

Police Arrest Two Out Of Four Wanted ‘Gang Leaders’ • Channels...

 The Police have arrested two out of the four suspected leaders of the criminal gang that carried out the deadly Offa bank robbery.Kunle...

Traditional ruler commends Army, Police over enhanced security in Ikorodu –

Kalejaiye said in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria during the inauguration of Community Vigilante Groups for 15 Community Development Areas.The...

Restructuring summit: Police assures of adequate security during Ohanaeze event

Indigenes and residents of Anambra State have been assured of adequate security during the restructuring summit by the Ohanaeze Ndigbo which holds in...

Clayton County shooting: Police attend Mount Zion High School, Georgia, USA...

Police have confirmed one woman has been killed and another has been injured.One woman was shot in the leg and another multiple times...

‘Police Are Working’, Nigerians React To SARS Operative’s Arrest Over Extortion...

Inspector Charles Omotosho holding a copy of his statement of bank account which confirms the alleged extortion of N5,000. Nigerians have commended the police...

Santa Fe High School: Police respond reports of active shooter |...

The situation is still active but has been “contained”, Santa Fe High School said.At least one girl has been shot by a gunman...

Las Vegas ‘shooter’ leaves Boulevard Mall on ‘lockdown’ as police arrive...

The incident is understood to have taken place at the Boulevard Mall.A user posted an image to Twitter as they noted a “heavy...

Cops stay away from police station – Punch Newspapers

Chukwudi Akasike and Sampson Itode SEVERAL hours after soldiers sacked a police station in the Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State over the...

Neurologist reveals why IG of police, Idris struggled to read own...

A neurologist with the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU), Dr. Nura Alkali, has opined that the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris’ struggle...

Saraki, Police IG trade words over cult suspects

By Henry Umoru, Demola Akinyemi & Dirisu Yakubu•Police dismiss Saraki’s claims, says nobody should hinder investigations•PDP reacts as Senate sets up 10-member committee...

Police reply Saraki, warn him against jeopardising murder investigations

The police have confirmed the transfer of suspects linked to a...

Police warn hospitals against rejection of gunshot victims

The Lagos State Police Command, on Wednesday, warned hospital authorities against the rejection of gunshot victims or the attitude of asking for police...

No trigger-happy policeman will go unpunished – Police warns

The Enugu State Police Commissioner, Mr. Danmallam Mohammed has warned policemen against accidental discharge. Danmallam said that any accidental discharge resulting in the killing...

Indonesia bombing: Riau attackers shot dead in police station | World...

One of the suspects was thought to have a bomb strapped to his body.Another man was arrested and four others were suspected to...

El-Zakzaky: DPO injured, operational vehicles damaged as Police, Shi’ites clash in...

By Joseph Erunke, with agency reportABUJA—Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, Monday clashed with officers of the Nigeria Police Force at...

Gibraltar news: Campo de Gibraltar MAFIA warning as police attacked by...

The horrifying attack occurred in the town of Algeciras, which overlooks the UK territory of Gibraltar, on Saturday afternoon.Off-duty elite Guardia Civil police...

Indonesia explosion: explosion hits police HQ in Surabaya – at least...

The incident took place in Surabaya.Frans Barung Mangera, a spokesman for East Java Police, said: "There was an explosion and one of our...

Senate invited IGP because of Senator Dino Melaye, not…, Nigeria Police...

The Nigeria Police Force has said that the Senate invited the Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris because of Senator Dino...

What Kano, Kogi police did to IGP Idris following Senate resolution

Against the backdrop of the no-confidence vote passed on the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, by the Nigerian Senate, the police in Kano...

IGP vs Senate: Police vow to challenge resolution in court

The police authorities have resolved to drag the senate to the court to challenge the untoward action and resolution against the Inspector General...

Australia mass shooting: Seven people killed in Perth as police rush...

Chris Dawson, a Western Australia Police commissioner, stated the event was a “clear tragedy”.He went on: “Police are currently responding to what I...

Police arrest Offa robbery suspect who is an ex-SARS officer –...

One of the suspects wanted by the Nigeria Police Force in connection to the robbery attack that led to the death of dozens...

I don’t owe Senate any apology – IG of Police

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has said the Force does not owe any individual or group any apology in discharging its duties. Idris...

Police, LG boss speak on fresh killings in Taraba

The Police Command in Taraba on Wednesday confirmed the death of nine persons in early morning attacks on Tutuwa community in Ussa Local...

BREAKING: Senate declares vote of no confidence on IGP Idris, says...

Senate Wednesday declared that the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris was not fit to hold any public office both within and outside the...

Police reveals shocking details of how female lawyer killed husband in...

The police have established a case of premeditated murder against the 47-year-old lawyer, Mrs Udeme Odibi, who allegedly stabbed her husband to death...

Dino Melaye: Why Nigerians must save Senator from police – Okah

Simeon Okah, the Vice President of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, South South, has condemned the alleged face-off between Kogi West Senator,...

4 police cadets, 2 others killed on Kano-Kaduna Expressway

Zaria (Kaduna State) – At least six people including four police cadets have been killed in a ghastly motor accident on Kano-Kaduna Expressway...

India rape horror: Girl burnt to death after parents make police...

Men accused of kidnapping and raping the 16-year-old at a wedding ceremony in Chatra, Jharkhand, bludgeoned the victim’s parents when they were slapped...

Police recruitment 2018: IG, Idris warns officers handling exercise against ‘sharp...

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has warned officers handling the Force recruitment exercise against any form of sharp practices. Idris warned...

IGP Idris reveals areas police applicants will be tested before selection

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Ibrahim Idris, has revealed the areas where prospective police recruits will be assessed before their final selection. He made...

Police recruitment : Be above board, IGP tells officers

By Joseph Erunke ABUJA-AS recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force, NPF, begins nationwide on Monday, the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has warned...

Police shoots dead suspected armed robber in Nasarawa

The Nasarawa State Police Command, on Friday, said it had shot dead a suspected member of an armed robbery syndicate, waylaying commuters along...

Breaking: Police arrest 20 principal suspects of Offa Robbery

The Nigeria Police Force said it had so far arrested more than 20 principal suspects in connection with the recent bank robbery in...

Dino Melaye: Asari Dokubo reveals how Buhari, police allegedly tried to...

Asari Dokubo, ex-militant leader has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari has marked Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye for death. Dokubo claimed that Buhari arranged...

Melaye to spend 38 days in Police custody

Nothing should happen to him—Dogara By Boluwaji Obahopo LOKOJA—A senior magistrate’s court sitting in Lokoja, Gogi State, yesterday, ordered that Senator...

Mill Valley active shooter: Police respond to ‘shooter’ at California apartment...

It is understood that two victims from the incident have been taken for medical treatment.The Marin County Sheriff tweeted: “Active shooter in the...

Connecticut house explosion: Man ‘rigs building with bombs’ – multiple police...

Quinnipiac Avenue has been closed after a large explosion was reported to authorities.Local reporter Carmen Chau quoted from neighbours who said a “hostage...

Police foil attempt to kill another Uber driver, arrest two suspects

By Evelyn Usman AN attempt by two suspected members of a robbery gang to kill  another Uber  driver and abscond with his vehicle has...

Police Inspector dies in Ogun lone accident

A Police Inspector, Azeez Ajasa, on Tuesday  died in a lone accident at Adedero village on the  Kobape-Abeokuta Expressway in Ogun.

Police arrest gubernatorial aspirant for alleged incitement –

The command spokesman, SP Othman Abubakar, who confirmed the arrest to newsmen on Monday in Yola, alleged that Behora committed the act in...

Paris news: Vehicle ploughs into police officer outside Macron’s Elysee Palace...

The vehicle mounted the footpath ploughing into the officer before smashing into a shop window.The policeman, who was hit while he was standing...

Police investigate alleged drinking of rat poison by mother of three...

The Police Command in Enugu State has commenced investigation into the circumstances that led to an alleged drinking of rat poison by a...

Insecurity : We are not in control of either the soldiers...

Abuja – Chairman of Nigeria’s Governors’ Forum (NGF), Gov. Abdul’aziz Yari of Zamfara, says state governors can not enforce maximum security in...

Toronto: ‘Axeman’ on the loose, Canada police responding to reports in...

The Toronto police Twitter account said: “Person with a Knife: Markham Rd/ Eglinton Avenue.“Reports of a person with an axe in the area....

ISIS propaganda machine crippled by international police operation | World |...

Europol, the European Union’s law enforcement body, lead an international operation for the two-day “takedown” action, which has left a “big hole in...

Police recover rocket launcher in Kebbi…arrest 18 robbery suspects – Punch...

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja The police in Kebbi State have recovered a rocket launcher in Kaboro, a border community between the state and Zamfara State. The...

Police nab man, 70, for defiling 13-year-old girl – Punch Newspapers

Samuel Awoyinfa, Abeokuta The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a 70-year-old man, Adefuye Teslim, for allegedly defiling a 13-year-old girl at the Parapete...

Germany news: ‘Merkel must go’ protesters clash with police | World...

The narrow streets of the old town of Mainz became the theatre of the unfriendly encounter of a total of 350 demonstrators, coming...

Police arrests 11 suspected bandits in Kebbi

The Kebbi State Police Command has arrested 11 suspected Bandits who killed five people in Bena town in Danko/Wasagu Local Government Area of...

Dallas Police shooting: Mike Rawlings said city looking into ‘hell of...

A gunman is currently at large after two police officers and one civilian were shot and critically wounded.Speaking at a press conference, Mr...

Dallas gunman at large – police and civilians shot in USA,...

Several police units responded to the scene where they believed the gunman fled into the woods behind the store.Dallas police confirmed the officers...

Police arrest Melaye –

The arrest is also coming after the embattled representative of Kogi West Senatorial District said he was ready to answer the summons of...

Toronto van attack suspect begged ‘KILL ME’ after confronted by police...

In the clip, 25-year-old Alex Minassian is heard shouting "kill me" as he pointed an unknown object at police officers before plummeting to...

DSS, police lay siege to Melaye’s Abuja residenceThe Sun News

• Protesters storm cordoned area, demand stand down • Senators in solidarity visit turned down From Fred...

Toronto van attack: Who is police suspect Alek Minassian? | World...

The suspect is 25-years-old and comes from Richmond Hill, Ontario, around 30 minutes north of Toronto.According to the suspect’s Linkedin profile, he is...

Toronto attack video: Suspect in GUN STANDOFF with HEROIC police |...

A white rental van plowed into a crowd, killing nine people and injuring 16 along a mile-long stretch of busy Toronto pavement during...

WATCH: Moment antifascist protesters clash with police at Franco-Italian border |...

Antifascists clashed with gendarmerie near the village of Claviere on the Franco-Italian border on Sunday, as they reportedly led an estimated 30 migrants...

Liverpool v Roma: Merseyside Police vow to crack down on fan...

Merseyside Police have plans in place to restrict fan disturbances around Liverpool's Champions League semi-final against Roma, following the ugly scenes which marred Manchester...

EXTRA: Police arrest masquerades who ‘invaded church, tried to abduct priest’

The Anambra police command says it has arrested three masqueraders for allegedly disrupting a church programme in Idemili north local government area of...

London Blackfriars closed: Police dealing with ‘incident’ on underpass

LONDON Blackfriars station was closed...

Offa Robbery: Police drag hotel owner, staff, guests to court –...

The Kwara State Police Command has charged nine people to court in connection to the recent armed robbery attack in Offa, Kwara state,...

Offa Robbery: Police Arraign Hotel Proprietor, Workers, Guests

Kwara State Police Command has arraigned the owner, workers, and guests of Xontec hotel before a magistrate court in Ilorin for failing to...

Aalst shooting: Police shoot man armed with gun and knife outside...

The man is said to have been “walking around” with the weapon before emergency services arrived on the scene in the city of...

Germany news: Police carry out biggest-EVER human trafficking probe | World...

The coordinated swoops began at 6.00am and included officers of the elite GSG-9 who are usually deployed in anti-terror operations.In Siegen in the...

Olusosun dumpsite: Police arrest 80, recover weapons

By Esther Onyegbula LAGOS—Police have arrested over 80 miscreants, recovered a toy gun, fake dollars, reflective jackets, six butchers’ knives, 21 kitchen...

Boko Haram: Police arrests female suicide bomber in Maiduguri

Police in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital have arrested one Zara Idris, a female suicide bomber, who was sighted behind Bakassi IDP camp in...

Police arrest female suicide bomber in Maiduguri

The Borno Police Command on Tuesday confirmed the arrest of a female suicide bomber...

Pennsylvania manhunt launched as police search for gunman ‘armed with a...

The Wilkes-Barre Township Police Department in Pennsylvania said they are looking for a “white male wearing dark clothing” as they issued a frantic appeal...

Syria airstrike protesters clash with police after trying to topple US...

Protesters used a metal grinder to try to cut off the statue’s feet and tug it down with ropes before riot police intervened and...

Bishopville incident: South Carolina police called to Lee Correctional Institution USA...

No other details are immediately available, but Lee County Sheriff Daniel Simon confirmed deputies are assisting in the response. The incident was confirmed on twitter...

World War 3: Counter-TERRORISM police deployed after Trump announces Syria airstrikes...

In a major announcement the US President said a co-ordinated attack between the US, UK and France was underway.In a statement, the NYPD said:...

Police read riot act to politicians ahead Ekiti 2018

Security agencies in Ekiti State have read the...

Police’s firearms recovery program

Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Kpotun Idris recently directed Commissioners of Police in the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory to immediately...

Police nab suspected armed robber in Enugu, recover stolen tri

The Enugu State Police Command said that it had arrested a suspected armed robber, who specialised in snatching tricycle, popularly known as “Keke Napep’’...

500% FEE HIKE: Police arrest 46 students, others for attacking judicial...

By Dayo Johnson AKURE—AS the  protest against tuition fees by students of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko,...

Los Angeles shooting at Crenshaw Mall, USA California – ‘shootout with...

Officer responded to the scene at Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, Los Angeles Police Officer Mike Lopez said. After they arrived on the scene, a police...

French police injured and rocket fired at helicopter in huge protest...

The attack took place in Notre-Dame-des-Landes where authorities are trying to evict about 250 activists. Local media reported the protesters pelted police with Molotov cocktails,stones...

Police recover 3, 250 prohibited arms in six weeks – Punch Newspapers

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja The police have recovered no less than 3,250 illegal firearms various  from vigilance groups, and private individuals across the country within six weeks. This...

Germany terror: Police arrest men over ‘Berlin marathon knife attack’ plot...

According to German newspaper Die Welt the four suspects are linked to Anis Amri, a Tunisnian failed asylum seeker linked to ISIL who on...

Munster van attack: Police raid homes of right-wing extremists | World...

The Chief Federal prosecutor said police went to properties in Berlin, Brandenburg and Thueringia to search for weapons. Eight people suspected of involvement in a...

Police Arrest Another Suspect Linked To Offa Robbery • Channels Television

File photo  The Nigeria Police Force has announced the arrest of the eighth principal suspect connected to the recent bank robbery in Offa, Kwara State...

German van latest: Police ‘find AK-47’ at home of KILLER who...

Officers have reportedly found a Kalashnikov at his home. German authorities do not believe there is a terrorist motive behind the attack, but it is...

Germany VAN ATTACK: Munster attack photos as police confirm deaths |...

A German police spokesman confirmed “several dead, probably including the suspect” and at least 30 people are believed to be injured. A security source added:...

Offa robbery: We are going all-out to ensure we arrest them...

Offa robbery: Over thirty people were reported killed on Thursday when a gang of armed men...

Police arrest four suspected IPOB members in Anambra

By Vincent Ujumadu THE Anambra State police command yesterday arrested four persons suspected to be members of...

Police arrest armed robbery suspect, recover SMG rifle, ammunition in Nsukka

The Police in Enugu State have arrested a notorious armed robbery suspect and shop-lifter...

Herrera’s claim Toronto police assaulted America staff not reported

Miguel Herrera claimed police assaulted Club America staff in Tuesday's CONCACAF Champions League semi-final against Toronto FC, but local law enforcement have received no...

Club America’s Miguel Herrera claims Toronto police ‘were hitting my players’

Club America keeper Agustin Marchesin, left, is one of the players Miguel Herrera alleges was hit by Toronto police.Miguel Herrera has slammed the match...

Dino/Police: How fleeing suspects in Kogi were re-arrested by Police

By Emma Nnadozie, Crime Editor Hell was let loose, last week, after news of the escape of...

Police seize 188 guns,others in Lagos

Lagos State Police Command said yesterday it recovered...

Police Arrest Eleven Suspects Linked To Cultists Clash In Kwara •...

A file photo of arrested suspects  The police in Kwara State have arrested eleven suspects linked to a deadly clash between some cultists in the...

Police recovers over 119 arms, ammunition in Jigawa

The Jigawa State Police Command has recovered 119 assorted firearms, 65 rounds of ammunition and six life cartridges. The Commissioner of Police in the state,...

Police parade re-arrested principal suspects in Dino Melaye gun case

By Kingsley Omonobi**To Re-arraign Suspects, Melaye on May 10, 2018. **Issues ‘Red Alert’ Notice to INTERPOL, Secures...

Police arrest taxi drivers for raping, robbing victim

  The police have nabbed two taxi drivers for...

Police Rearrest Kogi Jailbreak Suspects • Channels Television

File photo  Police have rearrested the last of the suspects who reportedly escaped from custody in Lokoja the Kogi State capital last week. The suspect, Kabiru...

Police break silence on ‘plot’ to kill whistle blower

The Zone 5 headquarters of the Nigerian Police Force, Benin City, has denied plot to eliminate one Ovie Osiebe-Franklin, an alleged whistle blower, and...

How Suspected Assassins Linked To Dino Melaye Escaped From Police Custody

The escape of six suspected criminals linked to Dino Melaye, a Senator representing Kogi West was allegedly planned and coordinated with the aid of...

Italy’s politicians RAGE against Macron after French police INVADES Italian border...

Party leaders across the whole political spectrum are speaking out after five French police officers reportedly entered yesterday a migrant centre in Bardonecchia, a...

Homeless man beheaded in graveyard – police offer £10k reward for...

Gerd Michael Straten, 59, was a well liked former picture framer in the city of Koblenz who fell on hard times and began sleeping...

Katherine Brewster missing: Brazil police hunt for British tourist | World...

The 27-year-old had been staying in an eco-village at Alpestre in the country’s southern state of Santa Catarina. She was last see early on Sunday...

France terror attack: Heroic police officer honoured in Paris ceremony |...

Arnaud Beltrame, 44, was stabbed in the throat and shot repeatedly after taking the place of a hostage during a supermarket siege by Redouane...

Venezuela prison riot: At least 78 dead as devastating fires break...

Furious locals demanded answers from desperate officers who used tear gas to disperse a crowd of screaming men and women outside the police station...

BREAKING: 2 suspects in Dino Melaye’s case, 4 others escape from...

The Kogi State Police command has confirmed the escape of two suspects, Kabiru Saidu A.k.a Osama and Nuhu Salisu A.k.a small from police detention...

Dino Melaye accuses police, Kogi govt of plot to kill him

By Kingsley Omonobi, Henry Umoru & Boluwaji Obahopo Abuja—Embattled Senator Dino Melaye, yesterday claimed he had uncovered...

Police Arrest Seven Cult Members In Ile-Ife

Police Arrest Seven Cult Members In Ile-Ife  Independent Newspapers LimitedThugs To Retaliate Death Of Colleague In Ile Ife ?  Osun Defender (blog)Police nab 7 suspects after...

Rome bomb scare in Italian capital as police hunt for suspect...

Police were scrambled to the Rinascente, which is home to several high-end department stores, shortly after 3pm local time (2pm UK time). The security alert...

Rome terror fears: Italian police launch manhunt for Mathlouthi Atef |...

Counter-terror officials are hunting for Mathlouthi Atef, 42, after he was flagged up as a "possible bomber", according to local media. A mugshot of the...

North Korea news: How Kim Jong-un’s fashion police LOVE skirts and...

In North Korea, even women carrying out manual labour or foraging for fruit must wear skirts or face severe reprimand. The strange rule is one...

Police dismiss two ASPs for gross misconduct

The Police Service Commission (PSC) on Friday approved the dismissal of two assistant superintendents of police (ASPs) as part of disciplinary actions for gross...