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VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

The Independent Policing Oversight Authority (IPOA) is a state Authority created under an Act of Parliament No.35 of 2011, with the mandate of holding the police accountable to the public in the performance of their functions.

The Authority wishes to …

Optimism As Fresh Police Commanders Begin Service

Optimism As Fresh Police Commanders Begin Service

After over a three-decade lull, fresh police commanders selected directly from the general public have today graduated in a colourful ceremony presided by H.E President Uhuru Kenyatta.

Two hundred and ninety-eight cadets who underwent a nine-month training were hence deployed …

IPOA CHAIR CALLS FOR COMMAND RESPONSIBILITY

IPOA CHAIR CALLS FOR COMMAND RESPONSIBILITY

The Chairperson Independent Policing Oversight Authority Mrs. Anne Makori has today called upon newly promoted police commanders to enforce recommendations aimed at reining on the high incidence of killings and suicides in the Service.

She spoke at the National Police …

BE THE CHANGE THAT KENYANS YEARN FOR – IPOA CHAIRPERSON

BE THE CHANGE THAT KENYANS YEARN FOR – IPOA CHAIRPERSON

New police cadets are indebted to Kenyans in hastening reforms in the Service, especially because they are first beneficiaries of a new programme that inducts police leadership recruited directly from the general public.

Independent Policing Oversight Authority Chairperson Anne Makori …

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 …