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07:51
07:51

Police, UPDF Officers Arrested Over Poaching 1

CID Spokesperson, Charles Twine, said four police officers identified as Boniface Okello, Martin Ochen, Shaban Emanu and Levi Eliu were arrested a fortnight ago. They were found selling ivory valued at more than 200 million shillings and their arrest followed an intelligence tip.
17:29
17:29

UPDATE: Joint Medical Stores Loses Equipment Worth UGX 7bn in Fire 3 1

The Executive Director Joint Medical Stores Bildard Baguma said they lost equipment that includes ICU beds and medicines.
15:25
15:25

Police Audit Reveals Slow Implementation of Gender Policy 1 1

Police numbers are currently at 46,776 of which only 8,128 are females.
13:40
13:40

Fire Guts Madhvani Warehouses 1 1

Among the warehouses that have been gutted by fire is that of the Joint Medical Stores.
17:28
17:28

Statement on Beating Journalists was A 'joke Blown out of Proportion' - Ochola 2021 elections 1 3

Ochola, early this year told a joint security press briefing that the police would continue beating journalists for their own safety. At the time, several journalists had sustained injuries from the campaign trail where they were hit with batons, rubber bullets and teargas canisters, in what appeared to be a direct attack against media practitioners.
16:53
16:53

Thugs Shoot Police Corporal in Night Operation 1

Robert Ekakor was pursuing armed thugs alongside his three other colleagues in Makindye Luwafu when the thugs who were on a motorcycle opened fire at them.
16:49
16:49

Two Dead, Three Injured in Nsambya Police Truck Accident 2 3

The Hino truck registration number UP 5638 failed to brake and rammed into three motor vehicles Registration numbers UAX 851J, UBD 944J, UAS 427S and three motorcycles, all with passengers. The accident happened at Nsambya Sharing junction this afternoon.
11:34
11:34

3000 People Die Mysteriously Every Year- CID Records 1 1

In 2019, the data shows, 3,316 people died mysteriously. This means that the circumstances surrounding their death could not be categorised under murder by shootings, poisoning, mob action, aggravated domestic violence nor traffic fatalities. There were 3, 318 similar deaths in 2018, another 3,123 in 2017 and 2,963 in 2016.
11:02
11:02

Police to Limit Use of Tear Gas police brutality 3 1

The Director Operations Edward Ochom said that the police was forced to use tear gas and fire live bullets to disperse rallies because the candidates and their supporters were holding rallies contrary to the Covid-19 preventive directives.
17:32
17:32

Only 500 Mourners Allowed to Attend Archbishop Lwanga’s Burial CPS 1 2

Addressing reporters in a joint press briefing by the Catholic Church and security at the Central Police Station in Kampala this afternoon, Mulumba said that the Church and other authorities have selected only 500 people, mostly priests and Christians who had a special attachment to the late archbishop.
09:06
09:06

Only 4000 Police Officers Vaccinated Against COVID-19 covid19 vaccination 1

Kampala which has the highest concentration of police officers was expected to be complete in at least two weeks’ time. but the medical team has so far vaccinated 4,176 personnel, among them 3,366 policemen and 810 policewomen from the districts of Kampala, Mukono and Wakiso.
22:05
22:05

Defense Ministry Seeks 6.3 Trillion Shillings for 2021/22 Budget Parliament 1 1

The Ministry of Defense and Veterans Affairs is seeking up to 6.3 trillion shillings to finance its budget for financial year 2021/2022.
16:33
16:33

Five Arrested for Trafficking 30 Burundian Women 1 1

Charles Twine, the spokesperson of criminal investigations directorate has told Uganda Radio Network –URN that Garuka was found in a room with two female adults who have since revealed that he was sexually exploiting them. Upon his arrest, Garuka led the security team to a house in Bulenga where 30 girls were found locked with no means for an exit.
10:55
10:55

Security Guard Shoots Dead Boda Boda Cyclist CPS 1

The Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire identified the suspect as Morris Opedunu attached to Pinnacle Security Company, who was guarding one of the banks at the Mall.
17:26
17:26

Kampala Metropolitan Celebrates Easter Peacefully - Police uganda police force

Luke Owoyesigire, the Deputy Police Spokesperson for Kampala Metropolitan Area says there was no major incident recorded in and around Kampala besides petty offences such as pickpocketing and petty theft.
16:36
16:36

How Thugs Posing as NWSC Staff Robbed 100M from Kyambogo Residence 1 2

A video that was captured by CCTV cameras within the premises shows the thieves who were disguised as employees of the National Water and Sewage Cooperation -NWSC entering the private residence at lower estate in Edinburg Avenue, Kyambogo Kampala and holding the occupants captive before taking off with the cash.
09:16
09:16

Scene of Crime Officers Warned Against Exhibit Theft 1 2 Top story

“You are required to have a high ethical and moral standard because you are dealing with an area where you supervise yourself at a crime scene. If you recover an exhibit or evidence of value like money, nobody is going to be there to superintend over you in terms of what you do, be ethical, conduct yourself with high level of integrity,” said Mubiru
08:54
08:54

95 Detained Over Good Friday Night Festivities Police 1 1

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Deputy Spokesperson, says that several people were found drinking past the stipulated 9:00 pm curfew time.
07:51
07:51

Senior Six Student Found Dead in School Ceiling 1 1 Top story

Preliminary police findings indicate that on March 22, 2021, the deceased, who had health complications, went to the school headteacher, Rogers Kimbugwe, and asked for permission to return and pick money for medicine, which was reportedly granted.
18:52
18:52

Police Sets Up Team to Determine Retention of SPCs 3 1

According to the Police Spokesperson Fred Enanga, the team comprising the Directorate of Human Resource and Administration, the Directorate of Operations and the Department of Finance will assess the police wage bill before coming up with the exact number of SPCs to be retained.
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