Officers advised to increase visibility in crime-prone areas

Officers advised to increase visibility in crime-prone areas
Police officers during the meeting

The Acting Regional Police Commissioner responsible for the Northern Region, Mabvuto M’bobo, has urged police officers in the region to increase their visibility in crime prone areas.

M’bobo was addressing middle, senior managers and Officers in Charge for police units under Mzuzu Police Station on Friday. He advised the officers to enhance supervision of their subordinates to ensure effective police patrols.

M’bobo also encouraged the officers to always be presentable and exemplary in time management when deployed to lead in various tasks by their supervisors.

Police officers during the meeting

“I would like to see visibility of our officers in all corners of the commercial business district that are in Mzuzu City and major trading centres such as Ekwendeni among other places,” said M’bobo.

He further advised the police officers to be responsive to emergencies using a rapid-response facility.

In his remarks, Officer in Charge for Mzuzu Police Station, Senior Assistant Commissioner of Police, Frederick Chande commended M’bobo for reorienting the officers on their daily duties and conduct.

He pledged to use the knowledge gained from the lessons to improve security situation in the city.