Lagos Rapid Response Squad (RRS), on Friday, 3 June, 2022 rewarded some of its officers and teams for their outstanding performances and gallantry at their beats.
The awards include five individuals rewarded for their outstanding contributions to the performance of the squad and eleven teams’ awards for sterling gallantry.
Some of the teams rewarded with commendation letters included: team that intercepted a bus-load of illicit drugs and turned down a bribe of N500,000; team that recovered AK 47 and Pump action gun; team that recovered robbers’ loot and pistols; and team which recovered three locally made guns among others.
Presenting the awards, the Permanent Secretary, Office of Chief of Staff, Mr Olawale Musa commended all the awardees for their contributions toward security in the state. He urged them to see the award as a token of appreciation of their efforts.
The award, which was designed to encourage hardworking officers, was also meant to motivate other officers to be alive to their responsibilities and imbibe the values of modern policing.