Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Fatai Owoseni, yesterday Thursday 25, Feb 2016 on a routine patrol inspection along 3rd Mainland Bridge arrested Tunde Sanni and Sunday Asapo as driver and conductor for impersonation with police painted bus.
Owoseni, while on inspection intercepted the blue Fanagon bus with Reg. No. FKJ 205 XB (LAGOS) with inscription of Police colour both in front and back of the vehicle conveying passengers.
The both of them has been transferred to Adeniji Adele Police Division for interrogation.
In respect of this the police boss has warn all others motorists to stare clear of the behaviour “we hereby use this opportunity to enjoined all motorists who are in the habit of impersonating the police by way of painting vehicles in police colour, wearing police uniforms or even keeping police accoutrement on dashboards to desist from all unlawful attitudes”, said Owoseni.
He stressed further that ” the police in Lagos State will no longer tolerate the act, because investigations also reveal that many of the commercial bus drivers imposters hide under disguise of being police personnel to commit nefarious activities”.