BLUE CODE OF SILENCE; BIG THREAT TO PROFESSIONAL POLICING

BLUE CODE OF SILENCE; BIG THREAT TO PROFESSIONAL POLICING

BY IPOA News

On August 12, 2017, the Independent Policing Oversight Authority received information that a nine-year-old girl was fatally wounded after being shot by a police officer.

After investigations, the Authority determined that an inquest be conducted by a …

IPOA REGULATIONS FINALLY IN SIGHT

IPOA REGULATIONS FINALLY IN SIGHT

IPOA will soon unveil a raft of Regulations that will govern the way investigations, inspections and other functions of the Authority will be conducted.

These controls will shield the Authority in the event of legal challenges that may arise during …

IPOA ACT UNDER REVIEW

IPOA ACT UNDER REVIEW

Eight years after establishment, IPOA has lined up far-reaching changes to its constitutive law with the aim of giving the Authority a fresh impetus in ensuring Kenyans enjoy professional policing.

Among the expected legal changes is to redefine some of …

CONSTITUTION OF KENYA 2010 AT 10

CONSTITUTION OF KENYA 2010 AT 10

The independent Policing Oversight Authority convened a virtual meeting with key players in the media as part of activities to mark 10 years since the promulgation of the Kenya Constitution.

During the meeting convened by Chairperson Mrs. Anne Makori the …

IPOA receives PPE donation

IPOA receives PPE donation

The Independent Policing Oversight Authority (IPOA) has received a shot in the arm with a donation of Personal Protection Equipment (PPEs) from the United States Government.

Receiving the donation, IPOA Chairperson Anne Makori explained that the Authority faced challenges prior …

IPOA LAUDS EFFORTS TO MODERNISE THE NATIONAL POLICE SERVICE

IPOA LAUDS EFFORTS TO MODERNISE THE NATIONAL POLICE SERVICE

The Independent Policing Oversight Authority has lauded efforts to modernize the National Police Service in Kenya.

Vice-Chairperson Jonathan Lodompui made the remarks after witnessing the launch of Digital Occurrence Book (OB) at Buruburu police station in Nairobi on August 3, …

IPOA LAUNCHES TOLL FREE LINE

IPOA LAUNCHES TOLL FREE LINE
IPOA Chief Executive Officer Maina Njoroge brifes MPs and Commissioners during the launch of the Authority’s call centre.

The Independent Policing Oversight Authority (IPOA) has launched a toll-free telephone line – 1559 – to be used by members of the …

COVID-19 CURFEW ENFORCEMENT; IPOA GETS MULTI-AGENCY SUPPORT

COVID-19 CURFEW ENFORCEMENT; IPOA GETS MULTI-AGENCY SUPPORT
IPOA chairperson Anne Makori briefs journalists on the outcomes of a multi-agency meeting convened to address police brutality during enforcement of new security regulations following the covid-19 pandemic.

BY IPOA News


Multiple agencies have renewed their support to the Independent …

OFFICER JAILED FOR SHOOTING A STUDENT

OFFICER JAILED FOR SHOOTING A STUDENT
Independent Policing Oversight Authority Chairperson Mrs. Anne Makori.

BY IPOA NEWS TEAM

The High Court in Garissa yesterday sentenced police Corporal Edward Wanyonyi Makokha to twenty years (20) in jail for attempted murder, following an investigation by the Independent Policing …