Commissioner of Police (Lagos State), Zubairu Muazu has cautioned police officers against paying for bail adding that bail is always free.
Lagos state CP in a statement during the commissioning of a Statement Taking Room at the State Criminal Intelligence Investigation Department SCIID, Panti advised all officers to stay clear of corruption because it is unprofessional and unethical.
Part of his statements read thus;
“We have always said bail is free and we mean it. I keep saying it that any policeman who collects money for bail is not different from a kidnapper. The only difference is that everyone knows where you keep the suspects.
“The country is hard and we need people more than they need us. Let us stay far from corruption", he said.