Samson Osuo, Lafia.
Nasarawa state Police Command has arrested not less than 47 Criminal suspects in the past few weeks.
The Commissioner of Police, Bola Longe disclosed this while parading the suspects at the Command Headquarter in Lafia, the state Capital.
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According to him, the suspects, including two females and 45 Males were apprehended at different locations in the state, adding that the figure comprises 38 suspected Kidnappers and Nine armed robbery suspects.
The Police Boss said 24 ammunition, six firearms and three motorcycles were among items recovered from the suspected criminals.
Commissioner Longe stated further that the breakthrough was possible due to the coordinated effort of his men as well as information from some members of the public.
Longe who assured that the suspects would be made to face the Law of the land on completion of investigations, appealed to the general public to always give information to the police that will lead to arrest of criminals in their areas.
He pledged that the command will not relent in its effort to prosecute the war against criminals, to pave way for a crime free society.