The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu has ordered a 24-hour “stop and search” operation and vehicular patrol of the Lekki/Ajah area of the state.
This was issued in a statement signed by the Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Adekunle Ajisebutu, on Monday.
Ajisebutu said that the development came on the heels of the recent robberies in the Lekki/Ajah area of the state.
The armed robbers who have been on the rampage disguised as beggars to rob residents of their valuables.
Odumosu added that the Command was working with the State Ministry of Youth and Social Development as well as other relevant authorities to fight crime.