CP Odumosu orders trial of police officer pictured extorting money from a motorcyclist in Aguda

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CP Odumosu orders trial of police officer pictured extorting money from a motorcyclist in Aguda

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Command, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has ordered the immediate orderly room trial of a police officer pictured extorting money from a motorcyclist in Aguda, Surulere, Lagos.

 

Inspector Joseph Dike, attached to Aguda Division of Lagos State, went viral after he was captured extorting a motorcyclist at Pako Pin-Down Point, Aguda, where he was posted on Stop and Search duty on 22nd September 2020.

 

On Wednesday, September 23, Just one day after the incident, the police chief ordered a trial. 

 

CP Odumosu orders trial of police officer pictured extorting money from a motorcyclist in Aguda

 

A statement signed by the Lagos State Command Police Public Relations Officer, SP Olumuyiwa Adejobi stated that “the Commissioner of Police has also ordered the Police Public Relations Officer, Lagos State Command to circulate a strong-worded signal, warning all police personnel in the command to desist from corrupt practices, extortion, misuse of power, improper dressing, harassment to members of the public by using sticks or horse whip, violation…



Source: Linda Ikeji