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Elsewhere, Other Jurisdictions – July To August 2023

August 2023

August 30, 2023

Arshad Sharif murder: Killer cops return to work without any accountability, reports, Geo News

August 28, 2023

Outcry over transfer of junior police officers in Nyanza, reports, The Star

NPC publishes new rules for public complaints against police, reports, The Sunday Times

August 24, 2023

Panel releases database of police disciplinary actions, reports, The Salem News

Police officers to receive salary increment beginning August, reports, The Standard

Revealed: What police officers will get in new salary review, reports, The Star

August 23, 2023

See what rogue cops did to OMAR in Malindi – They even stole Ksh 46,000 from him! The police force is rotten under KINDIKI’s watch (PHOTOs), reports, The Daily Post

See the list: Mass. police oversight committee releases database of officer disciplinary records, reports, NECN

Why we’re worried over police deployment to Haiti – Amnesty, reports, The Star

Police watchdog clears officer in Dartmouth fatal shooting, reports, CBC News

August 22, 2023

Kenya deploys reconnaissance mission to Haiti, reports,

State Renovates Dilapidated Police Houses, reports, Kenya News Agency

August 21, 2023

Battle Lines Drawn as Haiti Gang Leader Warns Noor Gabow, reports,

Give priority to the welfare of policemen, reports, Nation

August 18, 2023

Motorist Robbed by 8 Police Officers on Highway, reports,

August 17, 2023

See what IG KOOME is doing to the families of Azimio protestors that police killed during demos? Has he panicked over RAILA’s threat?, reports, The Daily Post

Haiti gang leader vows to fight any foreign armed force if it commits abuses, reports, CTV News

August 16, 2023

Police brutality leaves 20 hurt in Indonesia’s Papua, reports, UCA news

Police criticised over management of its use of force in custody, reports, BBC

August 9, 2023

Kevin Clarke: Family ‘relieved’ police watchdog reopen investigation into death in custody case, reports, The Voice

Marseille police officers arrested over death during rioting, reports, The Star

Police watchdog investigates man’s death after arrest in Winnipeg, reports, CBC News

August 8, 2023

Nakuru police officer shoots colleague dead, reports, The Standard

Met Police investigated over death in custody, reports, BBC News

Maandamano: KHRC announces demonstrations to protest police brutality, reports, NTV Kenya

August 7, 2023

Kenyan doctors say civilians were shot, and some killed, while running from police during protests, reports, ABC News

Police watchdog launches investigation into woman’s claim she was sexually assaulted in custody, reports, Sky News

August 4, 2023

LSK demands police to release information on deaths, detention of protesters, reports, People Daily

August 3, 2023

1,000 police inspectors promoted in mass promotions, reports, The Star

The US wants Kenya to lead a force in Haiti with 1,000 police. Watchdogs say they’ll export abuse, reports, AP News

August 2, 2023

Vihiga teacher: I lost my two sons to police brutality during maandamano, reports, Nation

IPOA should probe claims of police brutality during demos, reports, The Standard

Police are good, their brutality politicians’ doing, reports, Nation

August 1, 2023

Manitoba police watchdog investigates in-custody death, reports, GlobalNews

July 2023

July 31, 2023

Concern as Cops Work in Incomplete Police Station for 11 Years, reports,

Condemn attacks on police as well, Gachagua to rights groups, reports, The Star

July 28, 2023

Plymouth, England

Keyham police force’s firearms licensing still needs improvement, says watchdog, reports, WirralGlobe News

July 26, 2023

Nairobi, Kenya

Speed up investigations on police brutality amid protests, IPOA urged, reports, The Standard

11 Nyanza police stations were attacked during demos, reports, The Star

July 25,2023

Abuja, Nigeria

Lagos State to Bury More Than 100 Killed in Anti-Police Brutality Protests, reports, VOA News

Nairobi, Kenya

Killer police must be held accountable, reports, The Star

Kenyan family demand answers over police killing, reports,

Kisumu, Kenya

Kisumu residents tell of renewed police brutality during Azimio protests, reports, Nation

July 24, 2023

Nairobi, Kenya

IPOA launches probe into police conduct during demos, reports, The Star

Too little, too late’ – Karua unimpressed with IPOA’s police investigation, reports, People Daily

IJM condemns police brutality during demos, reports, The Star

Police must prioritise wellbeing of protesters – Passaris, reports, The Star

IPOA Says It’s Analysing ‘Events That Obstructed Police From Protecting Life And Property’ During Demos, reports, Citizen Digital

Azimio demos: IPOA launches probe into police conduct, reports, KBC

Siaya, Kenya

14 Police Officers Nursing Injuries After Siaya Demos, reports, Citizen Digital

Orengo visits victims of alleged police brutality in hospital, reports, The Star

Kisumu, Kenya

Luo elders condemn police brutality, urge Ruto and Raila to talk, reports, KBC

July 21, 2023

Nairobi, Kenya

Kenya is not a police State, rights groups warn over protest deaths, reports, Nation

Africans Rising condemns police for alleged use of excessive force during protests, reports, The Star

KHRC: Police working with suspected private militia to butcher people in Dandora, Kibera, reports, NTV Kenya

July 20, 2023

Nairobi, Kenya

Amnesty International Kenya Condemns Police Over Excessive Use Of Force, Illegal Arrests, reports, Citizen Digital

IPOA worried with lack of emergency response during demos, reports, The Star

Governor Kilonzo condemns police killings, urges IPOA to take action, reports, The Star

July 19, 2023

Nairobi, Kenya

Two killed, hundreds arrested at anti-government protests in Kenya, reports, France24

At least two killed after Kenyan police fire on protesters, reports, The Guardian

Kisumu, Kenya

3 People Killed, 14 Injured In Kisumu Protests, reports, Capital News

July 18, 2023

Middlesbrough, England

Police watchdog issues update after man, 50, dies in police custody, reports, TeesideLive News

July 14, 2023

Nairobi, Kenya

Death toll from anti-government protests hits 17 – police, reports, The Star

Lobby wants IPOA to probe police conduct during Azimio protests, reports, The Star

IPOA probes alleged police use of live bullets during Azimio demos, reports, The Star

Maandamano: Governor Mutula Jnr urges IPOA to probe shooting of boy, reports, Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC)

Commission wants IPOA to probe teargassing of school children in Kangemi, reports, The Standard

July 13, 2023

Nairobi, Kenya

Police on the spot as seven are killed during protests, reports, The Star

Haki Africa condemns police force during protests, reports, The Standard

Civil society warns police against the use of excessive force during AZIMIO demonstrations, reports, The Daily Post

July 12, 2023

Nairobi, Kenya

Police too brutal on peaceful protesters, reports, Nation

July 11, 2023

Nairobi, Kenya

Five officers injured during Saba Saba protests – police, reports, The Star

IPOA now wants NYS graduates to undergo mandatory police training, reports, The Daily Post

Kisii, Kenya

Woman shot during Saba Saba protests in Kisii dies, reports, The Star

July 10, 2023

Nairobi, Kenya

One man shot dead in Kenya amid protests over tax hikes, reports, Al Jazeera

Saba Saba rallies: Ndiritu accuses State of misusing police service, reports, The Star

David Ndii accuses police of abusing their ‘power within the law’ after releasing Saba Saba protestors, reports, People Daily

July 8, 2023

Nairobi, Kenya

Death toll in Kenyan protests rises to 2 as clashes continue, reports, Daily Sabah

July 7, 2023

Isiolo, Kenya

Two GSU Officers Sentenced To 30 Years Imprisonment, Fined Sh24 Million Each For Trafficking Bhang, reports, Shahidi News

Eldoret, Kenya

Ipoa investigates rogue police officers in Eldoret, reports, Nation

Nairobi, Kenya

Business ownership dispute unearths ID sale syndicate, reports, People Daily

Why IPOA Wants NYS Graduates to Get Police Training, reports,

Wajir, Kenya

Wajir OCS, armourer arrested after rifles, ammunition go missing, reports, K24 Digital

Mandera, Kenya

20 suspected Al Shabaab militants killed in Kenya attack, reports, The East African

July 4, 2023

Nairobi, Kenya

Rogue police cause of road carnage, reports the Daily Nation

IG Koome Violated The Law By Promoting Police Officers, NPSC Chair Kinuthia Tells Senate, reports, Citizen Digital

Ottawa, Canada

Watchdog clears 3 Ottawa police officers who shot man in March, reports, CBC News

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