The Ghana Police Service has arrest some 150 persons suspected to be criminals at “The Event Hub” in Achimota-Kingsby, Accra.
The arrest was effected by police officers from the National Police Operations Department, led by ACP Mr Kwasi Arhin, Director and Operations.
According to the police, the exercise is part of a move to use intelligence-led operations to rid the city of criminals.
The police also disclosed that the arrested persons included 15 females.
This was contained in a communiqué issued by the Service today, Sunday, April 25, 2021.
The suspects are between the ages of 19 and 25 and were arrested with assorted items.
They include unregistered vehicles and motorbikes; parcels of white substances and dried leaves believed to be narcotic drugs and mixtures of suspected codeine and laptop computers.
The police further assured the public that it will continue to adopt strategies to rid communities of criminals, in a bid to prevent crimes and ensure law and order in the country.
It also urged the general public is to assist the Police with information on criminal activities.
It thus asked the public to call 191 and 18555 in cases of emergency.