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Katsina Police Reveals Scorecards in Crime-Fighting Operations from June to September, 2023

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The Katsina State Police Command has highlighted its scorecards in curtailing crime and criminal activities in various operations carried out from June 1st to September 30th, 2023.

ASP Abubakar Sadiq Aliyu, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Katsina State command, made this known in statement on Wednesday.

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He said during the period, the Police Command under the leadership of CP Aliyu Abubakar Musa  arrested 104 suspects involved in armed robbery cases, 97 suspects linked to murder and culpable homicide, 148 individuals suspected of sexual assault, 7 suspects caught in possession of illicit drugs and 13 suspected kidnappers neutralized.

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Moreover, he said, the Police Command successfully rescued 263 kidnapped victims.

ASP Aliyu added that the command also recovered a range of exhibits, including: 1 English pistol, 523 rounds of live ammunition, 4 AK 47 rifles, 6 locally made guns and over 600 suspected rustled animals.

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According to him, other exhibits recovered include, 12 suspected stolen vehicles and motorcycles, 17 suspected stolen mobile phones, Various quantities of illicit drugs, such as 568 sachets of D5, 180 wraps of dried leaves suspected to be Indian hemp, 23 packets of Exzole tablets, 411 packets of Rebozel tablets, and 5 packets of Diezole tablets.

“The Katsina State Police Command’s exceptional performance during this period underscores their commitment to maintaining law and order, as well as their dedication to the safety and security of the community.”


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