Press statement from the police over hiring police personnels without proper Approval below;
The Police High Command have just been notified that some corporate bodies and individuals have taken the illegal way of hiring police personnel for their services.
A recent case reported is that an oil services company hired a dismissed Police Officer, who in turn obtained illegal persons, dressed them in Police identity uniform and armed them to serve the company.
It is the duty of the Nigeria Police
Force to warn the public of the dangers inherent in this unlawful practice..
Corporate bodies and individuals who need special protection can call on the Special Protection Unit of the Force, available and equipped to meet their every need.
Those interested are to send their application to the Inspector-General of Police for approval.