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Police brutalities: IGP interdicts two Koforidua officers

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The two Police officers captured in a viral video flogging a suspect at the Railway Police station under the Koforidua Police command have been interdicted.

The interdiction was under the instruction of the acting Inspector General of Police James Oppong-Boanuh, Starr News has learnt.


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This was after a preliminary investigation by a fact finding team from the Regional Police Headquarters implicated them.

The officers are General Sergeant Patrick Amoako and General Lance Corporal Isaac Marfo.

The Police officers were captured in a video taken by the complainant who had reported the suspect, his employee, for stealing his GHC1,600.


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The video shows the officers abusing the suspect, who was behind bars, with belt with the aim of getting him to confess to the crime.