The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Alkali Baba and Governor Dapo Abiodun on Friday vowed to deal ruthlessly with criminals in Ogun State
Baba joined Abiodun in Abeokuta, the State capital, to take delivery of security vehicles and other equipment donated to the police by the Abiodun-led government.
DAILY POST reports that 55 patrol vehicles, motorcycles, 200 bulletproof jackets, 20 helmets and communication gadgets were handed over to Baba by Gov Abiodun.
The police boss while receiving the items noted that the equipment would aid the operations of officers in the fight against crimes and insecurity in the state.
He said the police appreciates Abiodun for making their jobs easier.
“I want to assure you that we will be ruthless on those posing a serious security threat to the peaceful coexistence in the country.”
Gov Abiodun in his remarks said his administration would smoke out criminals wherever they are.
Abiodun described criminality as an act of sabotage, threatening to smoke out, arrest and prosecute criminals in the Gateway State.