By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna
The Nigeria Police Kaduna State Command has notified members of the public on the elaborate Operational strategies mapped out to checkmate the activities of criminal elements during Christmas and New Year festivities in the state.
This was contained in a statement signed by the Police Public Relations Officer ASP Mohammed Jalige, dated December 21, 2020.
“In this regard, the command has deployed conventional and Mobile policemen as well as undercover operatives to monitor key/vulnerable points with a view to ensuring tight security across the state during the yuletide period.
“The Command once-again wishes to reassure the good people of Kaduna state of its readiness to promptly respond to distress calls and decisively deal with any person or group of persons who might in any way attempt to disrupt the peaceful atmosphere of the state during the festive period,” it said.
The command further adviced parents/guardians to be watchful and warn their children/wards against the use of all forms of fireworks (knockouts) and not to allow them to be used by intending mischief-makers during the festive period.
“Members of the public should report any suspicious movement of persons, bags or mysterious objects noticed in public areas to the nearest Police/security formation or call Police emergency numbers on: 070-3-967-5856 or 0807-539-1105
“Finally, Commissioner of Police Kaduna State Command CP UM Muri wishes you a happy Christmas and New Year celebrations,” it said.