The Nexus Between Institutional Mandates And Government Development Plans

There are numerous cases where either individuals or organisations have taken Government to court, especially on the premise that their rights have been violated. Like in any other litigation, efforts by aggrieved parties seek restitution on the grounds that the actions of the Government, in the first place, were economically harmful to them. Taking on … Continue reading The Nexus Between Institutional Mandates And Government Development Plans

Eye On Inspections- IPOA Performance Report: July 1- December 31, 2021

The new Financial Year July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023 is barely a week old and the Independent Policing Oversight Authority has embarked on preparing a performance report (January - June 2022), showing the number of complaints received, investigations handled and inspections conducted, among other areas of assessment. Until then, IPOA presents a recap … Continue reading Eye On Inspections- IPOA Performance Report: July 1- December 31, 2021

Eye On Investigations – IPOA Performance Report: July 1- December 31, 2021

The new Financial Year July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023 is barely a week old and the Independent Policing Oversight Authority has embarked on preparing a performance report (January - June 2022), showing the number of complaints received, investigations handled and inspections conducted, among other areas of assessment. Until then, IPOA presents a recap … Continue reading Eye On Investigations – IPOA Performance Report: July 1- December 31, 2021

The Newly Launched DCI National Forensic Laboratory Was Long Overdue

It is the responsibility of governments to ensure the citizens live freely, without fear for their life and, where they invest, that wealth is protected. Certain mechanisms are at play to guarantee such an environment and policing is one of them. IPOA Chairperson Anne explores this in regard to the newly launched National Forensic Laboratory at DCI Headquarters…

IPOA Regulations: A Call For Your Input

The Independent Policing Oversight Authority has developed draft Regulations that once enacted, would give fresh impetus to police accountability across Kenya. They are crafted to manage the processes that the Authority avails before arriving at crucial determinations, right from when a complaint is received until it is resolved. The Authority extends an opportunity to all entities including institutions and the general public to have a say; by submitting their input…