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Elsewhere, Other Jurisdictions – April 2023

April 27, 2023

Nairobi, Kenya

Police service slapped with Sh24m bill for trespassing, reports Business Daily

April 17, 2023

Gem, Kenya

Police officer and father of Mukumu Girls student dies by suicide, reports Nation.Africa

April 13, 2023

Lamu Kenya

Ipoa probes alleged murder of Lamu drug peddler by police, reports The Star

Police don’t have shoot to kill order, says Security cabinet secretary, reports the Standard

New Jersey, USA

Police Chief arrested and charged over sexual assault, reports EyeWitness News

Baringo, Kenya

Baringo family demands justice for fraud suspect who died in custody, reports Nairobi News

April, 11, 2023

Chuka, Kenya

Action taken on senior officers after Willis Mugambi killing, reports Pulse Live

April 9, 2023

Chuka, Kenya

IPOA steps in after shooting of civilian in Chuka, reports The Star

April 6, 2023

Kisumu, Kenya

Officer was not killed by protesters during Azimio protests as earlier reported but succumbed after being ran over by a police vehicle, reports NTV.

Nairobi, Kenya

Cop caught on camera firing teargas inside journalists car under probe — Koome, reports The Star

Raila visits protestors in hospital injured during demos, reports K24

Washington DC, USA

Police reforms that ban the use of chokeholds by officers, makes police disciplinary files more available to the public, weakens the bargaining power of the police union and limits the use of tear gas to disperse protestors is up for debate, reports the Associated Press

April 5, 2023

Lamu, Kenya

Two people die and an officer injured following skirmishes occasioned by police attempt to make an arrest, reports Citizen Digital

April 4, 2023

Nairobi, Kenya

IPOA receive backlash as they remained silent over police brutality during the Azimio Demos, reports KTN News

Eldoret, Kenya

Pledge to set aside land for IPOA offices, reports KNA