The Kano State Police command says it has embark on massive sensitization to the general populace on the negative impact of recent upsurge in thuggery and related crimes in Dala Jakara, Kwakwachi and environs.
In a statement signed by the public relations officer of the command SP Abdullahi Kiyawa said the Kano State Police Command on Saturday, 23rd of December 2023 carried out coordinated convoy and sensitization operations campaigns in some locations of the metropolis.
The Statement explained that the operations are to build confidence of the populace and give them that assurance of police capacity to provide the desired safety and security to be enjoyed by all residents and the assistance of restoring the peace at the affected areas.
” The convoy which was consisting of trained police officers and the specialized units of the Command went round nooks and the crannies of the volatile spots as part of proactive measures put in place to dismantle the criminal networks that have been responsible for the increased thuggery and related crimes in area.”
The State Further explained that During the patrol, the Police Public Relations Officer of the Command engaged the residents of the identified areas, raised their awareness about the behind the scenes activities of those criminals and encouraged them to cooperate with the Police Command by working together towards fishing them out.
“In addition, the engagement by the Police Command have assured members of the public of the ongoing efforts towards maintaining law and order in the State. Finally, members of the public were informed during the patrol to continue the use every available resources to support the police efforts towards combating crime and bringing criminals to justice.”
ABDULLAHI JALALUDDEEN KANO