Following the deployment of new police commissioners across the states by the Inspector General of Police, Bayelsa State Police Command on Tuesday received Mr. Adeyinka Kolawole Sodipo as its new commissioner.
Kolawole Sodipo takes over from Peter Ogunyanwo who is now deployed to Police Force Headquarters Abuja.
Sodipo resumed duty on Tuesday, May 31, 2016, as the state’s new police boss. Until his new posting to Bayelsa state, Adeyinka Kolawole Sodipo was the Commissioner of Police in Osun state.
The Command in a statement by its Police Public Relations Officer, Mr Asinimin Butswat, Deputy Superintendent of Police, said Adeyinka Kolawole Sodipo is a core disciplinarian and a professional police officer and had served in various commands and formations.
The Command equally solicited the cooperation and partnership of the people of Bayelsa State for the new CP to discharge his duties of maintenance of law and order in the State.