Forty-seven suspected criminals were on Thursday rounded up by the Accra-North-East Divisional Police Command in Madina.
to the GNA, the Divisional Commander, Chief Superintendent of Police
(CSP) Paul Ayittey said the suspects including a lady were rounded up
at their hideouts at dawn from Adenta, Ashalley Botwe, Agbogba, Japan
Motors, Legon, IPS and Madina.
The suspected criminals were drug peddlers, internet fraudsters and robbers.
items retrieved included dried leaves suspected to be Indian hemp, a
lap top computer and implements used in breaking doors.
Ayittey added that, all the suspected criminals would have their
fingerprints and pictures taken for screening at the Police
Headquarters to find out if some of them were wanted criminals and
those found culpable would be prosecuted.
He said the exercise would be conducted regularly and would not be a nine-day wonder.