The Zimbabwe Republic Police has issued a statement on a photo which went viral on social media last week in which a woman is seen in police cells with two minors.
The statement reads:
“The Zimbabwe Republic Police has taken note of a photo which has gone viral on social media where a woman is seen in Police holding cells with two minor children at Rhodesville Police Station.”
“The Zimbabwe Republic Police is now conducting investigations with a view of finding out what really transpired and taking remedial action. The Zimbabwe Republic Police remains committed to the observance of human rights, rights of children and we will ensure that police officer perform their duties in accordance with set standards, Police Client Service Charter and above all Section 219 of the Constitution of the country.”
“This unfortunate incident will not be allowed to happen again. We appeal to members of the public to allow the police to conduct investigations so that appropriate decisions can be made.”