Inspector-Basic of Police, Mohammed Adamu throughout a briefing
Mohammed Adamu, the Inspector-Basic of Police, has unveiled the of officers to affix SWAT, The PUNCH reviews.
The IGP on Sunday, revealed the of officers to be educated within the new police tactical staff to switch the disbanded Particular Anti-Theft Squad.
He mentioned the coaching of chosen officers for the Particular Weapons and Ways Staff would start on Monday, October 19, 2020.
He famous that no ex-SARS operatives have been shortlisted within the SWAT staff.
He additionally defined that “the officers chosen for the coaching are younger, good and energetic officers who’ve acquired not lower than seven (7) years working expertise with clear service information – no pending disciplinary issues, no document of violation of rights of residents or misuse of firearms – and are bodily match to face up to the rigour of SWAT Coaching and Operations.
“The chosen officers shall be subjected to bodily health check, medical and toxicology screening and many others and people discovered to be unsuitable shall be discharged.”