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The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has assured Nigerians that members of the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) are without conditions for human rights violations of their service information.

Adamu mentioned in a press release that SWAT members will begin coaching on Monday, 19 October 2020 at Police Mobile Force (PMF) Coaching College, Ila Oregon, Osun State, and PMF Coaching College, Andy Hills, Nasarawa State.

He is famous that officers selected for coaching are “small, good, and energetic officers who have served no less than seven (7) years with clear service information – no pending disciplinary issues, any reports of residents’ rights violations” No or misuse of firearms – and SWATs are a physical match to resist the rigors of training and operation.

The IGP has reiterated that no personnel of the Defense Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) can be a member of the new tactical staff.

Adamu noted that SWAT members would operate within the rules of highly efficient and ethical requirements, rules of regulation, and best worldwide policing practices.

He acknowledged that the immediate institution of new tactical staff through “EMBER Month” is “important to fill the deviations historically created by the disintegration of the controversial SARS, historically of armed theft and various violent crimes within the nation.” Specialty. ”

The IGP, later, seeks residents’ cooperation within an ongoing reform campaign for a new and improved Nigeria police pressure.

He revealed that the police are partnering with the Pink Cross (ICRC) Worldwide Committee and various growth partners for coaching strategic goods.

The elected officials, along with IGP, will have to keep an eye on physical health, medical and toxicology screening, and so on and those who are found to be inappropriate will be discharged.

Modern-day police ethics and values in various areas of the coaching program, intelligence-led policing, operation planning / tactical decision-making process, hostage rescue techniques and operations, weapon handling, first aid / basic life-saving capabilities, coping with stress have to do it. / Anxiety Administration, Police-Civil Relations and Emotional Intelligence and beyond.

Coaching modules can be dealt with various carefully selected reform peers, security advisors, as well as veterans of civil society and human rights neighborhoods.


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