Police Fee Dismisses 10 Officers, Demotes Eight For Misconduct
The Police Service Fee has dismissed 10 senior law enforcement officials and demoted eight others for misconduct within the line of responsibility.
The fee took the choice at its eighth plenary assembly which spanned three weeks and ended final Wednesday throughout which it additionally accredited the promotion of 6,618 senior law enforcement officials, together with a Deputy Inspector-Common of Police.
These dismissed embrace one Superintendent of Police, 5 Deputy Superintendents of Police and 4 Assistant Superintendents of Police.
The PSC, in response to an announcement in Abuja in Monday by its spokesman, Ikechukwu Ani, additionally demoted a Deputy Commissioner of Police, a Chief Superintendent of Police, 4 SPs, one DSP and ASP.
It said, “The fee additionally accredited the punishment of extreme reprimand for 16 officers, reprimand for 13 and letters of warning to 4 others. Two officers are to obtain letters of recommendation whereas 11 had been exonerated.
“The fee in plenary regarded into 83 disciplinary instances which included 18 appeals and petitions.”