Tag: PIU

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GTU reacts to PIU manhandling of Kotu SSS teacher, threatens action against the police

The Gambia Teachers Union (GTU) has reacted to the manhandling of a teacher at Kotu Senior Secondary School by officers of the Police Intervention Unit (PIU). The GTU condemned the police against Mr. Lamin Sillah, the teacher who was put in handcuffs and driven around town before being taken to […]

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Commissioner Pateh Jallow redeployed as new PIU Commander

Police Commissioner Pateh SH Jallow has been redeployed to the armed unit of the Gambia Police Force, dubbed the Police Intervention Unit (PIU) as the new Commander. Commissioner Jallow’s redeployment took effect last week. Prior to his redeployment, Jallow was the Police Commissioner in charge of West Coast Region. He […]

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Anti Crime Unit, PIU officers conduct patrol in Sami District following armed robbery incident

Following the armed robbery attack in Sami Tenda on Tuesday 28th June 2022, where one Mustapha Faal, a Mauritanian businessman was shot and seriously injured, members of the Anti Crime Unit and Police Intervention Unit (PIU) of the Gambia Police Force, on Friday, 1st July conducted a patrol in Sami […]