The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu has ordered the confiscation of vehicles illegally using Spy number plates, sirens, revolving lights or covered number plates.
Adamu gave the order during a working visit by the Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Mr Boboye Oyeyemi on Monday in Abuja.
The IG also ordered the Commissioners Police to ensure diligent prosecution of the offenders.
He pledged the commitment of the police to sustain the existing partnership between the police and the FRSC in the areas of operations, training, intelligence sharing and prosecution of offenders.
The IG commended the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Hakeem Odumosu, for personally taking the charge against these unwholesome practices, especially the unauthorized concealment of number plates and other related offences.
In a remark, the Corps Marshal said the visit was to ensure improved collaboration between the police and the FRSC in key operational areas.