According to Public Officers Ethics Act, harassing any government officer is illegal and is punishable by law. The Independent Policing Oversight Authority (IPOA) on the other hand investigates cases involving cops majorly stemming from extra judicial killings and other complaints filed by the public against cops.
A Police Officer from Siaya has been arrested following an incident that happened in one of the police stations in the region after a woman was allegedly Raped by the suspect. Photo :Courtesy In a news report that has been shared by a reliable source of information, it has been revealed that the rogue police officer whose name is yet to be disclosed allegedly arrested the suspect for not wearing a mask back in April 12th.
Incidents of stray bullets hitting innocent Kenyans have been on the rise in the past even as Independent Policing Oversight Authority, IPOA, continues with investigations to exonerate or prosecute police officers who fire indiscriminately. Picture courtesy. Image used for illustration. The police, have in the past gotten into trouble with Kenyans after they handled an otherwise calm situation with excessive force leading to loss of lives or injuries to people.
The National Police Service has finally reacted to a viral photo of a Police Officer who was caught on camera lending some of his water to children in the northern part of the country. Photo :Courtesy According to the reports given by the National Police Service, they congratulated the police officer claiming that this is what the whole National Police Service stands for unlike as it had been seen in the past where kenyans used to see police officers as bad men and women.
Uhuru Kenyatta Issues An Evening Order To Fred Matiangi And Mutyambai After What Happened In Kajiado
Today, the president of the republic of Kenya who is also the commander of the armed forces is reported to have issued an order to the Minister of internal security and the inspector general of police, Dr Fred Matiang'i and Hillary Mutyambai following an awful scenario which was reported from Kajiado county.
All Eyes on Matiang'i, Wamalwa as Treasury Allocates Them 600M to Enhance Operations During Election
In light of the 2007 election violence, the government has this time round increased funding to the security apparatus in the country ahead of the much awaited general elections. The ministry of Defence and Interior and Internal Coordination have been allocated a total of 600M by the Treasury to build capacity and see to it that chaos do not erupt during or before elections.
Jimmy Mwithi after a meeting with the four clans in Tala (source.facebook) Matungulu member of parliament Jimmy Mwithi says he is the best bet for the constituency leadership. Speaking at Tala after meeting several clans who endorsed him Mwithi said that he has a laid-out plan that will ensure total development is felt in the constituency.
Photo of Ipoa Chair Anne Makori Two police officers have finally been cleared of shooting after three years of investigation by independent policing Oversight Authority (IPOA). The two officers whose identity were hidden had been charged after shooting and injuring two men Daudi Huka and Edin Halakhe on April 2019 in Isiolo County.
What is Ailing Police?, Report Finally Out On Why Some Police Officers Are Commiting Suicide, Murder
Independent Policing Oversight Authority had revealed that between 2016 to 2020 National Police Service recorded a total of 57 cases where police killed themselves. In another incident, a total of 65 incidents were reported whereby police killed people near them including colleagues, spouses, family members and friends.
The form four girl who was shot last week in Nakuru died of a single gunshot on her chest according to latest autopsy reports. Whitney Atieno was allegedly shot by a police officer who was on a routine patrol in Lake View Estate, Nakuru town east Constituency on June 12, 2022.
A police officer to face charges for sexually assaulting lady in custody. In reports provided by the Independent Policing Oversight Authority (IPOA), the cop allegedly defiled the lady that was being detained at a police cell in Sega, Ukwala. The victim who was raped had been nabbed for not putting on a Facemask in 2021.
Three out of the 4 people shot dead by police are laid to rest in emotional send-off in Masimba. Independent Police and Oversight Authority (IPOA) warn police against using excessive force while quelling protests The four residents were shot dead during a protest over invasion of elephants.
Today in the Wild Arising Church grounds in Masimba are three casket bearing the victims of police brutality laying adjacent to each other. In attendance was wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka and leaders from the area. Wiper leaders asked for quick investigation into the matter and compensation to the victim's families.
The Independent Police and Oversight Authority, IPOA launched an investigation on Friday 3rd after four residents in the Masimba area, Kajiado county was killed by demonstrations. On the morning of 2nd June, locals at the Masimba area within Kajiado county barricaded roads as they demonstrated following the death of a female teacher who was killed by an elephant.
According to People Daily newspaper headline,Wafula Chebukati is team prepares to meet Presidential hopefuls today, people Daily revealed that August 9th general elections will cost Kenyans sh44 billion. Reports says that IEBC will use the money in the following eight ways: 1. Sh42.6b will go to the electoral commission.
[Photo|Courtesy] A policeman has found himself in the wrong sides of the law after he allegedly took advantage of a woman who had been arrested in the cell. The Policeman attached to Ukwala Police Station in Siaya was arrested and taken to Ukwala Law Courts after he allegedly forced a woman into action with him in a cell at Sega Police Post.
The funeral service of 3 out of 4 people who were killed during protests in Masimba is currently ongoing. Leaders who are in attendance have condemned use of excessive force by police officers while quelling protests. The IPOA commisoner has assured mourners that investigations into the deaths are making steady progress.
The Ministry of Interior is setting up plans that will ensure the country holds a successful and peaceful election on 9 August. As one of the ministry's plans, police commanders have already gone a specialized training ahead of the election date. The Nationa Police Service has confirmed that in collaboration with IEBC, IPOA and Kenya National Commission on Human Rights, started a one-week training at DCI Academy.
Eight police officers are set to be arraigned on charges ranging from murder to assault. The Independent Policing Oversight Authority (IPOA) undertook investigations on various offenses across the country and recommended murder charge against the eight police officers. On the first instance, IPOA undertook investigations on the death of the man identified as Daniel Weisiko Moi and recommended murder charge against four police officers.
On Tuesday, a police officer is scheduled to appear in Kisii High Court on a murder charge under Section 203 read with Section 204 of the Penal Code. The Independent Policing Oversight Authority conducted a thorough investigation into the incident in which Charles Onditi Omwacha was reportedly beaten by police on February 19, 2019.