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08:22
08:22

Chinese Businessmen Lose UGX 30M to Kampala Thugs Crime Intelligence 1

A senior Police detective involved in the ongoing investigation suspects the robbery was premeditated, possibly with assistance from the arcade's security personnel.
09:45
09:45

Police Officers in Trouble for Torturing Suspect To Death 1

Preliminary investigations suggest that Muchunguzi, along with his colleague Marvin Bishengera, attempted to snatch a phone from a Congolese National, Jovan Tukye, in the Kanakurya zone on Kayemba road-Kibuli at around 8:00 pm on March 12th, 2024.
14:34
14:34

We Haven't Established City Lawyer’s Killer Gun Was Licensed-Police 2 1

Police apprehended Ahamya, and recovered the pistol and bullet cartridges. On Monday morning, Luke Owoyesigyire, the Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson told URN that they are yet to establish the legality of the firearm.
17:00
17:00

Flying Squad, Army Swoop Nets Over 140 in Kyengera munyagwa mubaraka 1

According to police reports, Munyagwa’s residence in Kimbejja Cell, Budo ward, Kyengera town council, was invaded by machete-wielding assailants around 2:00 am, leaving his security guard, Benjamin Mpaka, severely injured.
17:10
17:10

Forensic Experts Revisit City House Fire Scene for More Evidence 1

On Tuesday, a URN reporter saw a team of forensic experts at the fire scene picking anything that would be of evidential value as police establish the cause of the fire.
15:39
15:39

Billboard Collapse in Nansana Triggers Police Hunt for Owners 1

"We are currently working to identify the owners of these billboards. In municipalities, such as Nansana, it's typically the responsibility of the municipality, and in Kampala, it falls under KCCA (Kampala Capital City Authority). We want to determine whether these billboards were inspected regularly. However, we have not yet made contact with any of the owners," he said.
17:41
17:41

UPDF Imposter Behind Illegal Roadblocks in Kampala Arrested 1 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, said Amanyire, a UPDF deserter, and resident of Sseguku in Makindye Ssabagabo, is the mastermind behind various criminal activities including staging illegal roadblocks.
16:12
16:12

Gunmen Fire at Kyanja Police Post 1 1

Grace Kamoga, the LC I Chairperson of Walufumbe Zone in Kyanja, says that attack moreover on the police post has triggered fear among the residents. "We call upon the police to tighten security in this area because the post could be attacked again. We don’t want the Busika scenario to happen in this area where we lose people. They were two but they could be part of a bigger group," Kamoga said.
12:12
12:12

Husband Flees after Burning Wife with Boiling Beans in Domestic Brawl 1 4

Richard Waligo of Kamwanyi zone, Nsambya Central-Makindye Division in Kampala, poured a full saucepan of boiling beans on his wife, accusing her of infidelity in their marriage. The victim, Estah Namwasa, a mother of five kids, is nursing 3rd-degree burns of her back, legs and arms, at Good Care Clinic in Nsambya.
15:35
15:35

35 Suspects Arrested for Attacking Motorists Along Northern Bypass northern by-pass 1 3

The suspects were picked up last night in the ongoing security operations that kicked off two weeks ago. This follows reports of thugs targeting motorists and pedestrians along the Northern bypass.
13:17
13:17

Police Probe Suspected Murder of UNRA’s Senior Human Resource Manager 1 2

“According to the staff at Doctors Hospital, Seguku, two men and a woman yet to be identified brought in the deceased and alleged he had slid and fell inside his bathroom, but as the emergency teams at the hospital were still observing the deceased the trio fled the hospital premises," Owoyesigyire has said.
18:57
18:57

200 Arrested as IGP Orders Arrest and Seizure of Bar Equipment Fred Enanga 1 2

Fred Enanga, the Police spokesperson said that the Inspector general of police instructed the director of operations AIGP Edward Ochom to change tactics and start arresting and seizing all properties and gadgets in such bars that continue defying the COVID-19 guidelines in place.
17:54
17:54

425 Kampala Boda-boda Riders Arrested Over Obscured Number Plates Police Force 2 1

“Specifically we’re looking for riders, who obscure number plates. This is a crime according to the Traffic and Road Safety Act 1998. The number plates of motorcycles used in these crimes are always obscured by the criminals." -Luke Owoyesigyire.
16:11
16:11

58 Suspected Thugs Arrested in Makindye 2 2

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, says that the suspects were picked up in an operation following a public outcry by residents of Masaja, Salaama, Mutundwe and Bunamwaya parishes in Makindye division.
17:43
17:43

Casual Labourer Rapes, Murders 10-Year-old Girl 1 2

The Katogo Zone Defense Secretary, Yakuti Waiswa, says that the suspect who was working for the deceased’s grandmother raped the minor in the night and strangled her to death to cover his crime.
15:10
15:10

Wakiso Man Arrested for Defiling, Torturing Own Children Wakiso district 1 2

According to Owoyesigyire, local leaders received information that Twebaze had continuously locked his two children in the house for some time.
17:15
17:15

Police Arrest Prime Suspect in Kireka Music Producer's Killing 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said over the weekend, that Police arrested Karungi Peter alias Other-Boys, a resident of Bweyogerere who has confessed to the murder, claiming that the producer had declined to pay his money.
17:16
17:16

Iron Bar Hitmen Kill Kyambogo College Teacher 1 2

Naboth Mpeirwe, a Biology and Chemistry teacher was reportedly attacked by a group of thugs at the baseball Court of Kyambogo University who had the intention of robbing him. However, during the scuffle, he was hit with a blunt object on the head which left him unconscious.
13:37
13:37

Reveler Shot Dead in Natete Bar Brawl AIGP Edward Ochom 3 1

Owoyesigyire says detectives from Natete Police station visited the scene and recovered two bullets cartridges from a pistol and unspecified items from the deceased's vehicle as part of the exhibits in the ongoing investigations.
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