The Katsina state police command says it has arrested no fewer than 77-suspected social miscreants’ alias as Kauraye from 2017 to date.
The police public relation officer DSP Gambo Isa made the assertions while addressing newsmen in Katsina.
According to him, some of the arrested criminals were convicted with murder case, arm robbery, theft and other social vices.
“The command has succeeded in arresting over 77 notorious Kauraye terrorizing communities in the state which were all charged to court and convicted”. He said
“Some of the criminals have been imprisoned or subjected to fines depending on the crime committed by the miscreants.
“Among the most popular criminals arrested are Bakashi, the serial killer in Funtua Gojen-Malam, Rantai, Dangundi, Kura, Nas, Tela, Lawal Gwanda, Mai-Manja, Sagana among others.
He said the command is doing it all possible best to safeguard the lives and properties of all Katsina citizenries.
“We have recently introduced sectorial raids in all the suspect’s hideouts across the state, and the operation is timely.
“The police in the state have formed stronger surveillance team squads such as anti-daba, anti-kauraye which were placed in strategic places to safeguard the vulnerable communities.
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Mr. Gambo also revealed that the team members are the experienced officers drawn from all the stations within the state.
He, however, called on the members of the public to cooperate with the security agencies by giving useful information.