In a bid to combat crime in Kampala Metropolitan, Police has made major changes in the leadership of the force at various stations.
According to a police message dated October 31, here are some of shuffles made;
The director of police administration, the commander of Kakira, Superintendent of Police (SP) David Wamunyerere has been transferred to Savannah Region as deputy Region Police Commander.
SP Wamunyerere has been replaced by SP Jamal Kanyesigye, who has been a commander in Kabarole District.
SP Johnson Kiconco, who has been in Sipi Region, has been transferred to Kampala Metropolitan Police North as the Deputy Region Police Commander.
PSP Apollo Kyangungu, who has been in Kotido District, is now the new Division Police Commander for Kajjansi Division.
Katwe Police Division Commander, SP Frantile Lwamusayi, has been taken to Bunyangabo as the District Police Commander (DPC). And is his place comes SP David Epedu from Mitooma District.
Wandegeya Police Division Commander, SP Godwin Ochaki, has transferred to Jinja Central as DPC. His placed will be occupied by SP Samuel Odong, who has been Masindi DPC.
SP Rodgers Seguya has been transferred from Mukono District, where he has been the DPC, to Wakiso District in the same position.
SP Joab Wabwire has replaced SP Seguya. He has been Mpigi DPC.
The Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Kasangati Division, Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Patrick Mulinde, has been transferred to Kireka Police Station as OC Station.
ASP Henry Nuwamanya has been removed from Buloba, where he has been the OC Station, and taken to Wakiso as OC Station.
ASP Daniel Makibwe has been transferred from Kampala Metropolitan Police North to Jinja Road as OC Station for Kitintale.
ASP Rogers Halera has been transferred from Kitoro in Entebbe Division to Buwambo as OC Station.
ASP Ivan Mulera has been elevated from Kazinga Police Post to Nsangi Police Division as OC Operations.
The Police has deployed senior police officers (Assistant Inspector of Police) at city posts.
Ideally, police posts are supposed to be managed by officers at the rank of Inspector, which is lower than that of ASP.
ASP Pamela Kauma has been deployed to Nakawa Police Post as OC Post. She has been operating in Mukono District.
Police transferred ASP Morris Awio to Bunga Police Post under Kabalagala Police Division.