The Kano State Police Command has arrested 17 kidnap suspects and 225 different suspected criminals up to now 4 weeks within the state.
Mr. Abdullahi Haruna, the Public Relations Officer of the command, made the disclosure at a information convention on Friday in Kano.
Haruna stated the suspects had been arrested between Sept. 9 and Oct. 16 at totally different occasions and areas within the state beneath the Operation PUFF ADDER.
He stated N1.3 million was recovered from a suspected kidnapper, a instructor, who demanded the ransom from his sufferer.
The Commissioner disclosed that the command arrested 225 suspects for numerous crimes, together with a infamous bike snatcher who had snatched about 500 bikes up to now 12 months within the state.
Different notable operations had been the arrest of a telephone snatching syndicate who murdered a physiotherapist and a youth drug addict for trying to kill his mom.
Haruna added that the command recovered arms, medication, automobiles, bikes, tricycles, telephones and different gadgets from the suspects.