A robbery operation has been foiled by the police, with one of the suspected robbers severely suffering a gunshot in the right ankle, an incident which occurred on the Bole-Bamboi highway in the Savannah Region.
The Accra Regional Police Command has arrested three suspected mobile money robbers at Santoe in Accra.
Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCOP) Frederick Adu Anim, the Regional Police Commander gave their names as Jeremiah Osei, Mason, Bismarck Wiafe, trotro driver, and Francis Norvor alias Mugabe, unemployed.
A police officer in the Savannah Region has shot a masked man who allegedly attempted to rob a van full of assorted drinks at Tinga near Banda Nkwanta in the Bole District.
Seidu Salifu, 25, was shot in the ankle by a policeman who was escorting the goods on January 18 at about 12:00 p.m.
Source: dailyguidenetwork. com A joint team of Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) and police officers in the Northern Region, have arrested a female Nigerian alleged to be engaged in human trafficking.
Source: citinewsroom. com - A total of 20 Nigerian sex workers in the Ashanti Region have been repatriated since the beginning of 2019.
About 50 foreign nationals engaging in illegal and suspicious business activities within areas in the region have also been sent back to their countries.
Source: dailyguidenetwork. com - Some angry farmers at Aboatsam, a farming community in the Upper Manya Krobo District of the Eastern Region, have allegedly attacked two Fulani herdsmen.
According to a source, the duo sustained injuries on the hands, shoulder and chest when the armed farmers descended on them over the weekend.
The National Lottery Authority (NLA) has cautioned the public against the activities and operations of lotto fraudsters, social media miscreants (like Facebook / Twitter etc.) and illegal lotto operators and agents.
Source: starrfm. com. gh - The Police administration has announced investigations have commenced into the shooting which led to the death of one person at Kasoa in the Central region.
The deceased, Richard Aheheto, is reported to have been shot accidentally after he and others tried to seize a weapon from an officer after the police had attended to a distress call in the community.
Relatives and friends of the seven murdered, accused the police of planting guns to frame the deceased persons after they had been gruesomely killed.
Source: citinewsroom. com - The compensation offered to the families of the seven men wrongly killed by police at Manso-Nkwanta in the Ashanti Region in July 2018 will mean little if it is not complemented with the prosecution of the police officers found culpable.
The bereaved families want the government to work towards the prosecution of the police officers indicted after they were presented cheques of GHc 250,000 each.
Source: 3news. com - The Police administration has justified the reinstatement of one of its officers captured in a viral video last year physically assaulting a woman at Midland Savings and Loans Company in Accra.
Lance Corporal Frederick Amanor Godzi was interdicted in the wake of the July 19, 2018 brutality which sparked public outrage. Criminal charges were leveled against him before a circuit court, but he was later discharged for ‘want of prosecution’.
Source: kasapafmonline. com - The account given by wife of the deceased who was “accidentally shot” by the Police following some disturbances at Kasoa in the Central region has indicated the victim was shot dead in his home
Source: myjoyonline. com - The Ghana Police Service has revealed that it is getting closer to finding three kidnapped girls, a saga that has grabbed the nation’s attention for months.
“We know where the girls are,” the Director-General of the Criminal Investigations Department DCOP Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah told reporters Tuesday.
Source: myjoyonline. com - A two-man Nigerian gang have been busted and have confessed to at least 11 armed robberies, a spree that included raping their victims before bolting with cash worth more than one million cedis.
The two, 34-year old Daniel Ackan and another called Faith, were arrested on March 9 2019, the Criminal Investigations Department of the Ghana Police Service has revealed.
Source: ghanaiantimes. com. gh - Heavy security personnel comprising military and police were yesterday dispatched to Chereponi and its surrounding communities following renewed violent clashes between Komkobas and Chokosis which left six people injured.
Source: starrfm. com. gh - Controversial Prophet Owusu Bempah Friday morning stormed the offices of the Accra-based Radio XYZ with gun-wielding men in search of broadcaster ‘Mugabe’, Starr News have learnt.
The self-styled man of God and his men, according to reports, shoved the administrator of the station as they ransacked the offices in their frantically search for the presenter.
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