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Just In: Acting IG Orders Immediate Re-organization Of F-SARS, Not Disbandment by akinblog: 3:23pm On Jan 21, 2019
The Director of News

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PRESS RELEASE
RE: #ENDSARSNOW CAMPAIGN

· IGP ORDERS IMMEDIATE RE-ORGANIZATION OF SPECIAL ANTI-ROBBERY SQUAD (SARS) ACROSS THE COUNTRY

The Nigeria Police Force has observed the recent trends of event in the Social Media on the #ENDSARSNOW and the controversy being generated by the innuendos from the allegations and other misconceptions as it concerns the Operational roles and activities of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), a detachment of the Nigeria Police Force.

2. Undoubtedly, the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) have been doing very well in fighting violent crimes such as Armed Robbery, Kidnappings and Cattle Rustling in the country in the recent time and this has resulted in drastic reduction of incidents of the mentioned violent crimes nationwide.

3. However, the Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris NPM, mni concerned with public interest and the need to reposition the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) for more efficiency and effective service delivery to all Nigerians and ensure that the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) operates based on International Core Value of Policing with integrity and make sure the rule of law prevails in the operations and activities of the outfit, the IGP has directed the immediate re-organization of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) nationwide and instant investigation into all the allegations, complaints and infractions levelled against the personnel of the Special Anti Robbery Squad across the country by the IGP X-Squad of the Force.

4. In the new arrangement, a Commissioner of Police is now the overall head of the Federal Anti-Robbery Squad nationwide under the Department of Operations, Force Headquarters Abuja.

5. The Police Zonal Commands, State Commands and Divisions will continue to operate anti-crime units/sections, crime prevention and control squads and teams imperative to prevent and detect crimes and criminalities in their Area of Responsibilities, and other crack squads necessary to sustain law and order and protection of life and properties in their Area of responsibilities (AOR).

6. Federal Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) will now exist and operate in the State and Zonal Commands under the Commissioner of Police (F-SARS) at the Force Headquarters. A Federal SARS Commander of a Rank of Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP) and not below Superintendent of Police (SP) will be in charge of FSARS in State and Zonal Commands across the Country. All Commissioners of Police have been directed by the Inspector General of Police to comply with this directive with immediate effect and warn their personnel not to pose as SARS operatives. The IGP X-Squad has been mandated to go round the Commands and Police Formations nationwide to ensure strict compliance and apprehend any erring police officer.

7. Furthermore, a new training program to be organized by the Force in collaboration with some Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), Local and International NGOs, and other Human Rights Organizations on core Police Duties, Observant of Human Rights and Handling, Care and Custody of Suspects have been directed by the Inspector General of Police for all Federal SARS personnel nationwide with immediate effect.

8. However, aggrieved members of the public who have any complaint in the past or present of violation of their rights by any Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) personnel anywhere in the country are to report through any of the following channels for investigation and further actions.

CSP JIMOH MOSHOOD
FORCE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER
FORCE HEADQUARTERS
ABUJA

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Re: Just In: Acting IG Orders Immediate Re-organization Of F-SARS, Not Disbandment by akinblog: 3:28pm On Jan 21, 2019
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Nigerians are happy, when they hear disbandment
Re: Just In: Acting IG Orders Immediate Re-organization Of F-SARS, Not Disbandment by Iamkuttie(m): 3:46pm On Jan 21, 2019
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Re: Just In: Acting IG Orders Immediate Re-organization Of F-SARS, Not Disbandment by SmallFlatino: 3:46pm On Jan 21, 2019
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Re: Just In: Acting IG Orders Immediate Re-organization Of F-SARS, Not Disbandment by TechCapon(m): 3:46pm On Jan 21, 2019
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Re: Just In: Acting IG Orders Immediate Re-organization Of F-SARS, Not Disbandment by nairaman66(m): 3:47pm On Jan 21, 2019
Lol! Even the igp is confused!
Re: Just In: Acting IG Orders Immediate Re-organization Of F-SARS, Not Disbandment by madridguy(m): 3:47pm On Jan 21, 2019
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Re: Just In: Acting IG Orders Immediate Re-organization Of F-SARS, Not Disbandment by KehnnyCares(m): 3:48pm On Jan 21, 2019
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Re: Just In: Acting IG Orders Immediate Re-organization Of F-SARS, Not Disbandment by kenodrill: 3:48pm On Jan 21, 2019
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Re: Just In: Acting IG Orders Immediate Re-organization Of F-SARS, Not Disbandment by NOC1(m): 3:48pm On Jan 21, 2019
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Re: Just In: Acting IG Orders Immediate Re-organization Of F-SARS, Not Disbandment by MrItooknow: 3:49pm On Jan 21, 2019
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Re: Just In: Acting IG Orders Immediate Re-organization Of F-SARS, Not Disbandment by madridguy(m): 3:49pm On Jan 21, 2019
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KehnnyCares:
Yahoo guys in trouble. At least it will curb their excessive lifestyle and tormenting attitude
Re: Just In: Acting IG Orders Immediate Re-organization Of F-SARS, Not Disbandment by Chepy: 3:49pm On Jan 21, 2019
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Re: Just In: Acting IG Orders Immediate Re-organization Of F-SARS, Not Disbandment by Kaycee9242(m): 3:50pm On Jan 21, 2019
that's exactly what Idris said during his tenure so what's the difference. I wonder why it's hard to remove these hooligans completely from our society
Re: Just In: Acting IG Orders Immediate Re-organization Of F-SARS, Not Disbandment by Wisdomkosi(m): 3:50pm On Jan 21, 2019
Okay
Re: Just In: Acting IG Orders Immediate Re-organization Of F-SARS, Not Disbandment by Mynd44: 3:50pm On Jan 21, 2019
8. Don't post false information on Nairaland.

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