A joint Police and Military team on Thursday morning stormed Kasoa Budumburam in the Central region and arrested over 100 suspected criminals.
Information gathered by Adom News suggested that the joint team, made up of about 400 military personnel and 200 policemen, conducted the operation over the rampant crimes the area records.
Speaking in an interview with Adom News, some of the residents said they were excited about the operation and hoped it would continue.
“We are happy about this operation and we hope it will not be just for today but a regular operation on weekly basis to help reduce crime in the area. Budumburam is always in the news for the wrong reasons,” they said.
Meanwhile, some foreign nationals, who commended the exercise, appealed to the security officers to release the innocent people arrested.