Jigawa - The Police Command in Jigawa says it has deployed its officers and men to dark spots in the state to check the movement of suspicious characters.
The state Commissioner of Police, Mr Kayode Theophelous, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Dutse on Sunday.
Theophelous explained that the measure was aimed at checking cases of theft and armed robbery in the state.
He said that his officers and men had been directed to arrest any person with suspicious character, noting that the police were committed to protecting lives and properties in the state.
He urged the people to help the police with information to enable them to perform effectively.