We need to equip our police officers well - Security expert

We need to equip our police officers well - Security expert

- The police service is being charged to arm itself against perpetrators of crush

- Kwesi Anning's warning follows the shooting of a police officer in Accra by armed robbers

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Security analyst, Kwesi Anning is predicting more bouts of violence in the country if government fails to equip security officials with the needed tools and gadgets to keep them armed against trouble makers.

We need to equip our police officers well - Security expert

Dr Kwesi Anning is predicting more crimes in the country if Ghana's security is not armed (File photo)

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The Inspector General of Police (IGP) has recently revealed that the main reason for the ill-fate on most security officers is due to the fact that they do not have the needed safety equipment to ward off perpetrators of violence in the country.

Speaking in an interview with Citi FM, the security analyst stated that the concern raised by the IGP should never be taken lightly if Ghana's security is expected to be tightened.

We need to equip our police officers well - Security expert

The car snatchers at Lapaz in Accra shot down a police officer who tried to stop them from snatching the vehicle

The warning by the Kwesi Anning follows the killing of a security officer at Lapaz in Accra over the week by two armed robbers.

So far, reports of the arrest of these thugs have been made as the IGP continues to assure the public of intense security across various public places in the country.

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