Trans Nzoia County Law & Crime

Man murdered in suspected land feud, skull found in Trans Nzoia

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Man murdered in suspected land feud, skull found in Trans Nzoia


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Driver arrested after truck crushes pedestrian to death in Kitale

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Driver arrested after truck crushes pedestrian to death in Kitale


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Three traffic police officers arrested for taking bribes

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Three traffic police officers arrested for taking bribes


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Kitale-based 'Standard' journalist receives threats over story on police officers

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Kitale-based 'Standard' journalist receives threats over story on police officers


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20 MCAs arrested, details

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20 MCAs arrested, details


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CJ wants poll laws urgently amended

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CJ wants poll laws urgently amended


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High Court okays prosecution of head of Bio-Safety accused of illegally owning a laboratory

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  • Trans Nzoia traffic officers held over bribes
    Trans Nzoia traffic officers held over bribes

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    Three traffic police officers attached to Kitale Police Station have been arrested by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) for allegedly taking bribes. North Rift EACC Deputy Director Enoch Otiko said they arrested the three on Webuye-Kitale road while a fourth officer escaped. The three were identified as Philip Kemboi, Wyclif Wekesa and Eliud Cheruiyot. "We have been receiving complaints from the public and we decided to mount a surveillance," said Otiko
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Law Enforcement

  • Three traffic police officers arrested for taking bribes
    Three traffic police officers arrested for taking bribes

    , standardmedia.co.ke

    Three traffic police officers attached to Kitale Police Station have been arrested by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) for allegedly taking bribes. North Rift EACC Deputy Director Enoch Otiko said they arrested the three on Webuye-Kitale road while a fourth officer escaped. The three were identified as Philip Kemboi, Wyclif Wekesa and Eliud Cheruiyot. "We have been receiving complaints from the public and we decided to mount a surveillance," said Otiko
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    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Western |  Trans Nzoia |  Kitale | 

Security

  • 18 suspected gang members arrested in Mombasa as crackdown on gangs continues
    18 suspected gang members arrested in Mombasa as crackdown on gangs continues

    , ntv.co.ke

    Police in Chaani area of Mombasa County arrested 18 people, believed to be members of two new knife-wielding gangs that had been terrorising residents. The two gangs identified as Spanish Spatter and Gaza were allied to the criminal gangs Wakali Kwanza and Wakali Wao that had been giving residents sleepless nights in the County. The arrest came barely a day after another 17 suspected members of the criminal gang, the
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Police

  • Three traffic police officers arrested for taking bribes
    Three traffic police officers arrested for taking bribes

    , standardmedia.co.ke

    Three traffic police officers attached to Kitale Police Station have been arrested by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) for allegedly taking bribes. North Rift EACC Deputy Director Enoch Otiko said they arrested the three on Webuye-Kitale road while a fourth officer escaped. The three were identified as Philip Kemboi, Wyclif Wekesa and Eliud Cheruiyot. "We have been receiving complaints from the public and we decided to mount a surveillance," said Otiko
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    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Western |  Trans Nzoia |  Kitale | 

Crimes

  • Activists in Kitale call for action against senior company staff accused of defiling school girl
    Activists in Kitale call for action against senior company staff accused of defiling school girl

    , the-star.co.ke

    The release of a senior employee of a state parastal accused of defiling and impregnating a form one student sparked protest from human rights activists in Kitale amid allegations of a plot by the police to defeat justice. This followed the release of the suspect, Ndiwa Muneria, a Kenya seed company employee under unclear circumstances shortly after a local chief handed him to the police at the Kitale police station
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    Tags: Crimes |  Sex Offenses |  Defilement | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Western |  Trans Nzoia |  Kitale | 

Arrests

  • 3 Traffic police officers arrested for taking bribes
    3 Traffic police officers arrested for taking bribes

    , standardmedia.co.ke

    Three traffic police officers attached to Kitale Police Station have been arrested by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) for allegedly taking bribes. North Rift EACC Deputy Director Enoch Otiko said they arrested the three on Webuye-Kitale road while a fourth officer escaped. The three were identified as Philip Kemboi, Wyclif Wekesa and Eliud Cheruiyot. "We have been receiving complaints from the public and we decided to mount a surveillance," said Otiko
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    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Western |  Trans Nzoia |  Kitale | 

Laws

  • MP Rashid Bedzimba denies links to alshabab, wakali kwanza gang
    MP Rashid Bedzimba denies links to alshabab, wakali kwanza gang

    , the-star.co.ke

    Kisauni MP Rashid Bedzimba has dismissed claims that his relative killed by anti-terrorism police in Junda area Kisauni on Thursday was a terrorist. Salim Abdhal and Salim Omar were killed in an operation, and weapons were allegedly recovered from their house. Bedzimba said Salim Hanjari was a Mombasa county official and had no links with the terrorist group. He accused police of trying to associate him with terrorism and criminal
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Criminal

  • High Court okays prosecution of head of Bio-Safety accused of illegally owning a laboratory
    High Court okays prosecution of head of Bio-Safety accused of illegally owning a laboratory

    , the-star.co.ke

    The High Court yesterday ruled that a criminal case against a top health officer should go on. Judge Stephen Githinji said Albert Bunyasi, who is the head of Bio-Safety in the Ministry of Health, should be charged in a Kitale magistrates court. Bunyasi had been charged with running Selmns Medical Laboratory Services, a private laboratory in Kitale, while he was a government officer contrary, to the Medical Laboratory Technicians and
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