NewsExpress advert FCMB banner Fidelity bank banner NewsExpress advert
3 policemen dismissed for reckless shooting

By Odita Sunday on 13/01/2018

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+

Views: 436

•The three dismissed policemen
•The three dismissed policemen

Three policemen attacked to Lagos State police command was this morning dismissed for alleged reckless shooting.

Lagos State police spokesman, Chike Oti who broke the news of the dismissal to newsmen urged other policemen to conduct themselves in line with the police creed.

According to Oti, “The general public is hereby informed that three policemen attached to Amukoko Division by names and service numbers: 25759 Sgt. Osaseri Saturday, 35 9075 Sgt. Segun Okun, 496833 Corporal. Adekunle Oluwarotimi have been tried and dismissed from the Nigeria Police for breaching the rules of engagement to wit reckless application of firearms.

“The aforementioned Non-Commissioned Officers (NCOs), committed the offence on the 11/01/2018, at about 2130 hours, at Ifelodun street, Amukoko, Lagos State when they disproportionately responded with bullets fired from their weapons at some youths alleged to have hurled some non-ballistic missiles at them such as stones, sticks and bottles leading to the death of one of the youths and injury on another.

“They were arrested, detained and tried immediately on the orders of the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Edgal Imohimi. The guilty verdict was passed on them by the Adjudicating officer who considered that the officers did not appreciate the situation critically and ought not to have applied the maximum force on the unruly youths.

“Meanwhile, the officers would be charged to court next week, while a duplicate copy of the Casefile would be sent to the Directorate of Public Prosecution (DPP) for legal advice.

“Sequel to the above occurrence, the Commissioner of Police has directed all the Area Commanders and DPO’s in Lagos State to warn their men against misapplication of force.

“He further warned that officers must abide by the Rules of Engagement (ROE) as stipulated in Force Order 237.” (The Guardian)

Source News Express

Posted 13/01/2018 9:31:06 PM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

REVEALED: 3 natural ways to get stronger erections, last 25minutes on bed, and increase manhood size without using drugs. Also, Natural Prostrate Enlargement Remedy.. Get In HERE...

 

You may also like...
Niger Delta militants declare Nigeria a failed state,...

Bayelsa demands exclusion of derivation funds from $1bn...

Unpopular candidates, reward system bane of PDP, says...

Attention EFCC: FRAUD IN IMO SPEAKER’S OFFICE (Plus:...

Akoh sues for peace as displaced residents of...

1,727 ghost workers caught in Abia

Operation Crocodile Smile II: Bayelsa Governor tasks Army...

BREAKING: Boko Haram overwhelms troops in surprise attack...

Be ready for an attack on Abuja Airport,...

Rehabilitation of IDPs to be captured in 2016...

Stop selling tickets in foreign currencies, NCAA warns...

Court orders arrest of former Enugu Governor Chimaroke...

 

Latest News BREAKING NEWS: Wenger throws in the towel; to leave Arsenal at end of season Of Buhari, Abaribe and herdsmen’s killings Evans: 45 police officers bag special promotion 2019: Christian prayer warriors declare 30 days fasting to stop Buhari JOHESU strike: Two-day-old baby with spinal cord problem denied medication at UCH Angry soldiers on rampage in Benue over killing of colleague Senate summons IGP, DSS over invasion DBN gets $70 million support from EIB, AFDB Allow my son to succeed me, Queen Elizabeth pleads with Commonwealth leaders U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem opens May 14 Court throws out EFCC’s suit against Patience Jonathan “Your children will learn less, earn less in the future”, World Bank tells Nigeria, others

 

Most Read Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (338,856 views) NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (333,681 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (267,015 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (219,438 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (201,618 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (197,504 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (172,302 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (154,690 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (146,637 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (138,318 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (136,391 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (129,121 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (36) Business & Economy (3,059) Business Verdict (40) Columnists (835) Complaints & Requests (94) Enterprise & Opportunities (207) Entertainment (476) Features (568) Global Business Monitor (261) International (1,916) Interview (149) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (116) News (34,593) Opinion (915) Pidgin (10) Politics (4,780) Religion (722) Sports (1,483) Stock Watch (28) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

NLNG Science and Literature Prize Awards

 

 

NEWS EXPRESS TV

Thugs invade Senate, snatch Mace

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

REVEALED: 3 natural ways to get stronger erections, last 25minutes on bed, and increase manhood size without using drugs. Also, Natural Prostrate Enlargement Remedy.. Get In HERE...

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement