How I will end insecurity in Imo — Abutu Yaro, CP


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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri

The newly posted Imo state Commissioner of Police, Abutu Yaro, on Thursday, said that he would introduce visibility policing as well as reinvigorate community policing in the state to restore fully the security of lives and properties in Imo.

Yaro started this to newsmen in Owerri, while taking over from Nasiru Mohammed, the outgoing commissioner of police.

To achieve it, he said it would be a community participatory process where everybody will be involved.

According to him, “Within the period the Imo State Police Command will be under my watch, we will do our best to revive our visibility policing. Visibility policing by way of ensuring that police asset and personnel are seen in the public domain and in ungoverned places because visibility policing has the potentials of reducing criminality.

“Besides that, we will do our best to engage community policing because crime prevention requires all society approach. Permit me to use this opportunity…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper