Crime & Punishment of Tuesday, 29 April 2014
Source: The Chronicle
The Ashanti Regional Police Commander, DCOP Nathan Kofi Boakye, has received a commendation by the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Ahmed Alhassan.
The IGP commended DCOP Kofi Boakye for his overwhelming performance in clamping down on crime in the region tremendously in the past few months since assumption of office as the regional police boss.
He observed that when the police work hard they would get acceptance and assistance from the public to enable them help reduce crime in the region, with reports from the public and the media about the strenuous efforts of the Ashanti Police Command in fighting criminals.
The IGP called on the general public to always give accurate information to help the police protect lives and properties to make the region peaceful and sustainable.
He commended the media in the region for its continued support in contributing to ensuring that the region remains peaceful for sustained development, and bringing the presence of the police into the limelight.
IGP Alhassan handed over five motorbikes donated by the Ashanti Regional Minister, Dr. Samuel Sarpong, as his assistance to the police to fight crime in the region.