Why we support SARS, by Northern Govs

Chairman, Northern Governors Forum and governor of Plateau state, Simon Lalong, has said that the north refused to support the disbandment of the controversial Special Anti- Robbery Squad (SARS) because the officials had been useful in the fight against insecurity in the region. Lalong said this while fielding questions from State House Correspondents after a […]

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SARS operatives to undergo psycho-medical examination

Barely 48 hours after drawing the curtain on the Federal Special Anti- Robbery Squad (F-SARS), the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Muhammed Adamu, has ordered the personnel of the dreaded squad to report at the Force Headquarters, Abuja, for debriefing. Conscious of the operatives’ involvement in professional misconduct, occasioned by extra-judicial killings, extortion, brutality and sundry […]

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SARS, tactical units: Taming the tigers in police uniform

This year, different units of the Nigeria Police have unleashed mayhem on those they are supposed to protect. Attention and anger have been fixated on operatives of the Special Anti- Robbery Squad (SARS) and other tactical squads. These atrocities, which ranged from maiming, extortion, trumped up charges to shooting to death, were easily noticed and […]


SARS arrests 4 kidnap suspects, other criminals in Abia

Abia State Command of the Special Anti- Robbery Squad (SARS) has arrested four kidnap suspects in connection with the kidnapping of a notable business man in Aba, the commercial nerve centre of the state. The suspects are: Bright Chinonso (34) of 38 Afam Road, Obigbo, Eze Ernest (30) of 2 Afam Road, Obigbo,and Chisom Godwin […]


Woman: SARS killed my brother

A middle-aged woman, Mrs. Beauty Shokare, yesterday lamented the unlawful killing of her elder brother, Mr. Efe Radio by men of the Delta State Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), saying his brother was killed by the operatives of SARS and not police. This was as she is calling the security men to release the corpse of […]