Home > Uganda Police

Museveni Renews Contracts of AIGPs

Five police directors at the rank of Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIGP) have been given a two extension on their contracts by President Museveni. The police officers are; Mugisa, Asan Kasingye(Chief Political Commissar), Andrew Sorowen(Special Duties), John Ndungutse( Police attach at Uganda’s Embassy in Nairobi) and Erasmus Twaruhukwa The renewal comes

Read More

PHOTOS: Police, LDU Hit Streets to Enforce Museveni Directive on Public Transport, Shops Closure

Following President Museveni's directive on Wednesday on public transport and closure of markerts, the police and the local defence unit officers stormed the streets today (Thursday) to enforce the directive. The President suspended public transport for 14 days as well as people selling non-essential goods. The directive succeded the Ministry

Read More

Police Officer Shoots Dead Two Colleagues, Commits Suicide

A police officer identified as Ojilong Ben on Tuesday (February 11, 2020) turned the gun to himself and committed suicide after he allegedly shot a colleague, Opito Alex. According to Luke Owosigyire, the Kampala metropolitan police deputy spokesperson, the two had an arguement before it climaxed into firing bullets "At about 03:25

Read More

Police Cracks Down Fake Shillings and Dollar Racket

The Police have arrested a racket of criminals suspected to be responsible for printing counterfeit currencies. In an operation by the Directorate of Criminal Intelligence, nine were arrested including a 50-year old woman. The police conducted 4 separate raids at Cham Towers, Crystal Valley Hotel, Mengo and selected outskirts of Kampala. 

Read More

Nine Arrested as Police Continues to Crackdown Criminal Gangs in Kampala

Police has arrested nine people suspected to have been part of a gang that terrorizes Kampala areas of Kawempe, Kasangati, Mukono, and Entebbe.  The gang is said to be based in Bakuli, Rubaga division. According to Police spokesperson Fred Enanga the arrested suspects were found in possession of pangas  and a number

Read More