Abuja - The Acting Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Suleiman Abba, has ordered the immediate withdrawal of all existing Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC) identity cards in order to curb fraud.
The order is carried in a statement issued by the Force Public Relations Officer, Emmanuel Ojukwu.
According to Ojukwu, the olice leadership suspended the PCRC identity cards to checkmate the illegal proliferation of the document by some criminally minded elements, who impersonate as members of the PCRC to defraud unsuspecting members of the public.
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He added that a newly designed PCRC identity card will be issued to authentic members soon.
Meanwhile, admonished the police leadership to re-invigorate the tenets of the PCRC nationwide, in order to deepen the concept of Community Policing.
- CAJ News