10 Police Officers Dismissed, 10 Others Punished for Corruption

The Nigeria Police have said that 20 police officers involved in corruption between January 2016 and June 2017 in four states have undergone punitive measures.
The Public Complaints Rapid Response Unit said that those sanctioned served in Enugu, Abuja, Ogun and Lagos commands.
The unit noted that 10 police officers were dismissed during the period, one given severe reprimand, one demoted, and eight given other forms of punishment.
The report showed that 4, 342 complaints were received by the unit during the period under review, out of which 3,602 were amicably resolved and 318 pending.
It added that 422 complaints received by the unit were discovered to be false.
According to the report, the 106 distress calls received by the unit during the period under review were not part of the complaints captured in the report.
The unit was established in November 2015 to receive and resolve cases of professional misconduct brought against police personnel.

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