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SOCIETY

Elite Police Unit Patrols Luthuli Avenue After Increase in Number of People Conned by TV Sellers

Luthuli Avenue in Nairobi Central Business District has over the past few months been a haven for cons who operate fraudulent businesses in the name of selling cheap Television Sets. Picture courtesy. The police unit. The cons, who sell the televisions at very cheap prices but later on inflate the prices as the buyer is ready to have the item to take to his or her home.

  6 months ago ago
Elite Police Unit Patrols Luthuli Avenue After Increase in Number of People Conned by TV Sellers

SOCIETY

Four Police Officers From Kamukunji Police Station Arrested on Corruption Allegations

Incidents of police officers being engaged in criminal acts have been on the rise in the recent past with the government urging Kenyans to report any officer they seem is out of line. Picture courtesy. Arrested officer. These acts saw a police officer who was manning a kCSE exam center leave the station to go conduct an illegal illicit brew arrest around the neighborhood leading to his subsequent arrest and two officers in Kasarani arresting their senior in an aggressive fashion at a bar.

  4 months ago ago
Four Police Officers From Kamukunji Police Station Arrested on Corruption Allegations

SOCIETY

4 Police Officers Attached To Kamukunji Police Station Arrested By Colleagues For Impersonation

Officers at Kamukunji Police Station are holding four colleagues in custody for contravening work ethics by leaving their place of work and committing acts amounting to impersonation and corruption. Kamukunji Police Station. The four, Constables Dorcas Nzilani, Esther Oburo, Henry Temba, and Winfred Kanana are said to have teamed up with two civilians and masquerade as officials from the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) and the National Environmental Management Authority (NEMA).

  4 months ago ago
4 Police Officers Attached To Kamukunji Police Station Arrested By Colleagues For Impersonation

POLITICS

Kimani Wamatangi Alleges What Is Likely To Happen To Jimmy Wanjigi As He Seeks The Top Seat In Kenya

Businessman Jimmy Wanjigi was yesterday freed after the Milimani Law Courts directed on Wednesday that a case challenging his arrest and prosecution be heard first before he faces new fraud-related charges. Wanjigi was arrested from his Kwacha House offices in Westlands, Nairobi on Tuesday evening and taken to Kamukunji Police Station, where he spent the night.

  7 months ago ago
Kimani Wamatangi Alleges What Is Likely To Happen To Jimmy Wanjigi As He Seeks The Top Seat In Kenya

CRIME

DCI Officers Escape By Whisker A Gun Fight From Police Officers In Nairobi

Did you know that a police can arrest a fellow police man? If you are a still wondering how, then you have to see this. Drama has been witnessed after Nairobi Special Crime Unit had to battle off in order to arrest fellow police officers. This is because the police men who were being arrested were believed to be rogue and "dirty". This has been the cry of many Nairobi residents who believe that at times, thieves combine forces with police officers in order to make away with huge crimes For this case, the police

  2 years ago ago
DCI Officers Escape By Whisker A Gun Fight From Police Officers In Nairobi

COVID

Nairobi: Alarm as Three Cops Test Positive for Covid-19 at Kamukunji Police Station

At least three police officers at Kamukunji police station have tested positive for Covid-19, officials have confirmed. The trio, Sergeant William Kibui, Police Constable Menza Tuva Peter and Police Constable Evans Mukamani Makokha all attached to Kamukunji police station were confirmed positive on Friday, June 19. Authorities say the trio were tested on Thursday, June 18, and Friday, June 19, and have been isolated and quarantined. "Kamukunji police station is reporting detection of first covid-19 cases wh

  2 years ago ago
Nairobi: Alarm as Three Cops Test Positive for Covid-19 at Kamukunji Police Station

POLITICS

"Power Has an Expiry Date" Besieged Wanjigi Says as He Addresses Press From Kamukunji Police Station

Businessman Jimi Wanjingi was on Tuesday evening, 18th January, arrested after 20hrs siege and driven out of his compound by police after breaking in. (Photo, Courtesy) He was arrested after ATPU commandos broke into one of the buildings at Kwacha Group of Companies in Nairobi before he came out.

  7 months ago ago

JUSTICE

"I Believe in Prayer" Says CJ Martha Koome at Children Service Week Launch

Chief Justice Martha Koome has today attended an event at the Kamukunji Police Station, where the Judiciary was launching the National Children Service Week, with the theme being 'A justice system fit for children'. In her speech, Martha Koome said that it gave her great pleasure to be a part of such important conversations looking to secure the future of children and ensure that they also have access to justice.

  8 months ago ago

SOCIETY

Kamukunji Cops Save a Victim From a Fraud Scheme by Rogue Electronic Vendors in Downtown Nairobi

Cops on patrol(Photo/Courtesy). Police officers from Kamukunji Police Station saved a victim from suspected con vendors who operate electronic shops along Luthuli Avenue, Nairobi. The cops were on routine patrols in the Central Business District when they responded timely to the incident. The victim had paid for his new TV set but opted out of the transaction when the fraudsters doubled the price immediately after the payment for the item was made.

  6 months ago ago
Kamukunji Cops Save a Victim From a Fraud Scheme by Rogue Electronic Vendors in Downtown Nairobi

CRIME

Three Police Officers Arrested for Helping A Ugandan Prisoner Escape From Kamukunji Police Station

Three police officers have been arrested in relation to the escape of a prisoner from Kamukunji Police Station. The trio identified as Vacity Kimeres of police number 226076, Stephen Auko of police number 254854 and Elias Koome of police number 258832 is said to have released the prisoner without asking for permission from the stations in charge.  A police statement reveals that the three were on the night shift when the prisoner identified as Martin Wasike a Ugandan National allegedly escaped.  Prison Wa

  2 years ago ago
Three Police Officers Arrested for Helping A Ugandan Prisoner Escape From Kamukunji Police Station

SOCIETY

Police arrest 4 of their colleagues in a raid conducted in an estate in Ongata Rongai, Kajiado County

According to the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI), the four police officers from the Kamukunji Police Station were accused of graft. The DCI reported that the cops, who were placed in custody, were further accused of leaving their place of work without permission and committing acts amounting to corruption.

  4 months ago ago
Police arrest 4 of their colleagues in a raid conducted in an estate in Ongata Rongai, Kajiado County

POLITICS

Today's Newspaper Headlines Review

The Constitutional Amendment Bill, 2020, he said, proposed 74 changes in the supreme law and the High Court ruled that each of the proposed amended clauses must be presented as a separate referendum question. For President Kenyatta to initiate an amendment of the constitution through a popular initiative, he should have surrendered his authority to his deputy William Ruto, the Court of Appeal heard yesterday.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Newspaper Headlines Review

SOCIETY

Tension As a Police Officer Shoots Himself Dead At Shauri Moyo

A police officer stationed at Kamukunji Police Station has shot himself dead at Shauri Moyo. This happened after the officer engaging in a quarrel with a lady who is also an officer in the station before shooting her to death. After the incident, the suspect vacated the scene. He was later pursued by detectives only for him to shoot himself in the process. Photo: Courtesy This has left many in confusion since the three police officers working the same station and it seems like there was a bitter conflict among

  1 year ago ago
Tension As a Police Officer Shoots Himself Dead At Shauri Moyo

CRIME

Police Officers Are Careless In Handling Covid-19 Situation, Denis Okari Exposes

Police officers do not comply with the safety measures recommended by the authorities to combat the spread of Covid-19 in the country, This is as exposed by NTV's Senior Reporter, Denis Okari. While a lot of credit goes to the police for being on the forefront in the fight against the coronavirus, it should be noted that they are endangering their lives and those of others while trying to execute their responsibilities. In a bid to curb the spread of the deadly coronavirus , the government issued a couple o

  2 years ago ago
Police Officers Are Careless In Handling Covid-19 Situation, Denis Okari Exposes

CRIME

Stolen Motor Vehicle Spare Parts Recovered.

The Office of the Directorate of Criminal Investigations on Friday morning raided a garage in Nairobi and recovered stolen items. Acting on verifiable information, the DCI team together with officers from the Kenya Police Service  based at Kamukunji Police Station, raided a makeshift store in an open air garage along Kombo Munyiri Road in Nairobi's Downtown area. The Police managed to recover assorted motor vehicle spare parts which they believe had been stolen. "Acting on verifiable information, a team of

  2 years ago ago
Stolen Motor Vehicle Spare Parts Recovered.

SOCIETY

5 arrested in a suspected bank robbery

Police on Friday arrested five suspected bank robbers in Nairobi Central Business District. The five were arrested at a city lodging next to their alleged target Prime Bank Kamukunji branch after the police received a tip-off over the planned robbery, Nairobi Central Sub-County Police Commander John Nyamu, said the suspects had checked in one of the lodgings near the bank.

  1 year ago ago
5 arrested in a suspected bank robbery

COVID

3 Kamukunji Police Officers Test Positive For COVID-19,Netizens Call For Lockdown In These Stations

The deadly pandemic Corona virus has continued to threaten the lives of the members of the public as infection rates to Netizens regardless of their origin,colour of even social figures increase day in day out. Kenyans are now panicking after Corona positive cases were reported from the State House some days ago and now it is reported to have invaded Kamukunji Police Station in Nairobi Metropolitan Area where thrree officers have tested positive for COVID-19. The Nation Breaking News reports,"THREE POLICE o

  2 years ago ago
3 Kamukunji Police Officers Test Positive For COVID-19,Netizens Call For Lockdown In These Stations

SOCIETY

Ugly scenes at Kamukunji Police Station after police officer kills female cop and kills self

The National Police Service of late has had many challenges that are now making Kenyans wonder and puts the government in confusion and dilemma. Murder cases are now more frequent than before. A police officer who is attached to Kamukunji Police Station on Saturday night committed murder by first killing a female cop who was a colleague and then killed himself. His killing was as a result of other colleagues who cornered him after shooting the lady cop. Lawrence Ewoi, the officer was attached to the Quick Response

  1 year ago ago
Ugly scenes at Kamukunji Police Station after police officer kills female cop and kills self

CRIME

Police Officers Arrested for Aiding a Criminal Escape from Police Cell

Three police officers attached to Kamukunji Police Station in Nairobi have been arrested for allegedly assisting a Ugandan national escape from a police cell. The CCTV footage under scrutiny showed the three officers whose names have been revealed as Versity Kimeres, Steven Auko and Elias Koome assist the suspect escape from the police cell. According to the the DCI officer Mr. Martin Wasike who is privy to the matter, the Ugandan national was arrested alongside other two people for allegedly been involved

  2 years ago ago
Police Officers Arrested for Aiding a Criminal Escape from Police Cell