Nigeria Police Force has released emergency numbers to call in event of harassment, intimidation or brutality by members of Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS).
This is as part of an ongoing move by the government to reform the police unit which mostly believe have gone rogue.
In a statement released by the police through their Twitter handle, it reads:
As part of efforts to deepen transperancy and accountability in the operations of FSARS & other Tactical Squads, the following numbers and Social Media handles are now available for members of the public to report complaints (as well as commendations) against members of the FSARS and other Tactical Squads:
IGP Monitoring Unit:
FORCE PUBLIC COMPLAINT BUREAU
COMPLAINT RESPONSE UNIT (CRU)
08057000001 – Calls Only
08057000002 – Calls Only
08057000003 – SMS & whatsapp only
MESSAGE FROM THE FORCE PUBLIC RELATIONS DEPARTMENT