The newly appointed Zamfara State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Hussain Rabiu has reiterated his commitment to improving security in the state he has been assigned to.
According to him, he has carried out a study of the distinct nature of security challenges in the state, and he found out that banditry, kidnapping, cattle rustling, armed robbery and homicide were most prevalent.
He engaged journalists at the state police command in Gusau where he revealed that he is hatching strategies to combat the crimes in the state and enforce law and order.
He said: “The combat readiness, determination and total commitment of the Police under my watch will be through total onslaught against vicious crimes and that will be carried out in partnership with the State Government, other security agencies, traditional rulers, community and religious leaders”
“My Policing strategy will be an intelligence-led driven and community participation and engagement which transcends law enforcement to embrace human security and development services, but necessarily require diverse expertise and whole community support”
“Our policing has to be driven by foreknowledge and be guided by intelligence at strategic, operational and tactical levels. It should therefore be proactive, preventive in orientation and conducted within the context of public ownership, partnership, participation, problem-solving and community support with a mainstream human security”
”Our synergy with other security agencies in the state will be enhanced to ensure that we provide an effective security service to the people of Zamfara State where the atmosphere will be conducive for all and sundry”