Delta state chapter of the Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC) has made cash donations to the families of policemen who lost their lives in the line of duty during attacks on some police divisions in the state.
The attacks were on Nsukwa Division where three lives were lost, Umutu Division where the Command lost two constables, as well as those who died during attacks on Akwukwu Igbo and Ashaka patrol teams.
The Commissioner of Police, Delta State Police Command, Dr. Ari Mohammed Ali, presented the various sums of money to family members of the fallen policemen in Asaba.
The CP, who was represented by the Command’s Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of Administration, DCP Anyasinti Josephine, said the gesture was in appreciation of the sacrifices of the fallen heroes who were breadwinners of the families
He commended the PCRC for the laudable initiative and encouraged the deceased families not to give up hope in life, but instead do all they could to make their late loved ones to be proud of them even in death.
The families appreciated the gesture showed to them by the PCRC, and promised to utilize the token given to them judiciously.