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13:52
13:52

Kagadi Woman Robbed at Gunpoint money

The gunmen waylaid Nakawesi as she was returning home from her shop.
15:13
15:13

Police Cracks Down on Gang Targeting Mobile Money Dealers Polly Namaye

In a press statement, Namaye explains that the gang members were arrested following an operation conducted by the Flying Squad Unit, which resulted in the recovery of a police AK-47 rifle that was previously stolen from an officer of Nsangi Division on May 29, 2023.
15:11
15:11

UPDF Gun Recovered in Foiled Robbery in Hoima Mobile money agent 2 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region Police Spokesperson, says a team of Flying Squad investigators is on the ground hunting for the suspected robber, adding that the gun has already been exhibited.
12:07
12:07

Armed Robbers Shoot Kikuube Woman shooting 1

The armed robbers raided a beer depot belonging to John Mukonyezi situated in Ngogoli trading center in Kyangwali parish, Kyangwali sub county.
11:48
11:48

Suspected Ringleader of Kamuli Armed Gang Arrested district 1 Top story

It is alleged that Kitimbo was part of the armed robbers who were assaulted and disarmed on December 07th, 2022 in Namwendwa town council, in Kamuli district. Three died on spot but Kitimbo and others still at large managed to escape.
15:01
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Policeman Arrested over Aggravated Robbery police station

Isabirye has been serving as the officer in charge of the newly closed Luzinga police post located in Kamuli district. At the time of his arrest, Isabirye had been recalled at Kamuli central police station headquarters, pending redeployment.
13:13
13:13

Four Arrested for Robbing French National at Nyege-Nyege Festival police station

A team of officers from the police health services unit and their counterparts from the Red cross society found Quentin lying unconscious along the Nile river banks and rushed him to Butagaya health center III for further management.
18:32
18:32

41 Arrested in Jinja Protests area 1 1 Top story

34 suspects were arrested from different highway points in Jinja city, four suspects were arrested from Kakira town council and three others were arrested from Buwenge town council. The suspects are currently detained at different gazetted police stations within the Kiira policing area.
12:19
12:19

84 Suspected Criminals Arrested in Hoima City robbery 1 2

The suspects were picked from Kiryatete in Hoima East Division on Monday evening in an operation conducted by the Police and Uganda Peoples Defense Forces-UPDF soldiers.
07:32
07:32

Unknown Assailants Shoot Two Brothers Dead in Jinja area 2 1 Top story

Four assailants reportedly approached the two brothers who have been mobile money agents in Wairaka trading center masquerading as customers only to rob them unspecified sums of money before shooting them dead.
17:48
17:48

Police Recovers Three Guns in Jinja City police spokesperson 2 1

The guns were recovered from Buwekula Ward, in Northern Division following a series of joint operations led by the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence-CMI, flying squad, and crime intelligence officers attached to Kiira region territorial policing area.
16:11
16:11

Police Starts Process to Expel All Sex Workers from Kiira Region police station 2 1

Kiira rehional police spokesman James Mubi says the exercise of expelling the commercial sex workers will involve partnerships with village chairpersons, who shall identify their hideouts and notify responsible police authorities to take action.
17:05
17:05

UPDF Instructor, Armory Guard in Custody Over Aggravated Robbery resident 1 1

Fred Muganza, a resident of Kivubuka B village in Jinja City Northern division, says that on December 31st, 2021 while armed with AK-47 rifles, the suspect surrounded his vehicle, grabbed his two phones, and an unspecified amount of money.
15:46
15:46

Police Hunts for Land for Construction of Stations in Acholi Amuru District 1 2

The region currently has 82 police stations and 17 outposts but the number is expected to exceed 139 in the period of five years according to the regional police commander with the new development.
10:21
10:21

Four Arrested Over Death of Motorcyclist in Luwero robbery 1

According to Ssemogerere, Lukyamuzi was rushed to Mulago National Referral hospital where he succumbed to the injuries on Tuesday.
10:44
10:44

Armed Thugs Rob UGX 5M From Lira University Lecturer gun 3

According to Kaahwa, the thugs raided his home around 2 am and ordered him to open the door in vain. They fired a bullet inside the house that shattered one of the windows, which they used to access the house.
18:07
18:07

Suspected Warriors in Kotido Ambush Businessmen, Rob UGX 4 Million robbery 2

The Kidepo Community Liaisons Officer, Calisto Narucha identified the victims as Michael Lochu and Albino Lopio who work at Napumpum Knitting Traders.
09:52
09:52

Teenager Arrested For Orchestrating Motorcycle Thefts in Jinja city robbery 1 1

Magoola had earlier on fled into hiding when some motorcyclists attempted to lynch him for selling old motorcycle spare parts but failed to mention his suppliers raising suspicion that the parts are from stolen motorcycles. This prompted detectives to launch a manhunt for the suspect leading to his arrest on Wednesday night.
10:43
10:43

Suspected Motorcycle Thieves Arrested in Jinja City police station 1 2

The operation was triggered by the increasing cases of motorcycle theft within Jinja city. It is reported that, in the past one month, eight cases of motorcycle theft were registered along the different highways connecting to Jinja city’s central business area.
10:03
10:03

Police Arrest Cobbler On Allegations of Abetting Number Plate Thefts police spokesperson 1

A detective privy to this matter told URN on condition of anonymity that Opendi revealed that Mbasa was coordinating a racket of street children who use pliers and other sharp objects to pluck number plates from vehicles normally parked along streets for long hours.
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