The Rivers State Police Command has condemned the assault and brutality of a man by two police officers in a viral video.
The state commissioner of Police, Nwonyi Emeka through spokesperson of the command, Grace Koko condemned the act in a statement today, adding that the police officers have been identified and arrested.
The statement reads,
The policemen in the video has been identified and arrested. They are currently at the Command undergoing trial for their unprofessional act which will serve as deterrent to other police personnel .
The Comnand hereby appeal to the victim to come forward to thePublic Reltions Department, Rivers State Police Command to give his own statement so as to aid conclusion of the investigations and his identity will be protected.
The commissioner of Police assures members of the public, that the police operatives will be investigated in line with extant rules underlying the conduct of police personnel and appropriate sanctions meted accordingly.
The command further assures the good people of Rivers State of its unalloyed commitment to promoting the rule of law.