By,Giwa Alex, JOS
To ensure peaceful a celebration of Christmas and New year celebrations, the Nigeria police force plateau state command has trainned and drafted its men and women to beef up security in the state and it environ.
The command advices travelers in the state to be mindful of antics used by fraudsters to defraud their victims particularly those operating at the illegal park.
The message through a press release signed by the force spokes person DSP Tyopve Matthias Terna was sent to our correspondence through WhatsApp message.
The press release reads:
The Nigeria Police Plateau State Command, Jos wants to reassure members of the public that we have put in place comprehensive security strategies to prevent crime before, during and after this yuletide season.
As such, a total of two thousand and forty six (2046) Police personnel have being carefully selected, trained and deployed to protect lives and property of members of the public. The Police is also in synergy with other security agencies in the State to ensure a crime free yuletide season.
In line with the above, the Command has professionally positioned its patrol vehicles in strategic areas day and night so as to respond promptly to distress calls from members of the society.
The Command wishes to re-echo her earlier ban on the use of fireworks, bangers, knockouts etc. This is because our officers and men are out to make sure that both Christmas and New Year activities are celebrated without any hitches and distraction. Consequently, we plead with parents/guardians to help guide their children and wards to be law abiding.
Members of the public are enjoined to board vehicles only in the designated parks in the state and avoid boarding on the high way in order
not to fall for the criminal antics of these bad people who operate outside the parks.
As the command use the release to wish all Christians faithful happy Christmas and prosperous New year in advance.