FIVE POLICE OFFICERS TO BE CHARGED WITH MURDER

FIVE POLICE OFFICERS TO BE CHARGED WITH MURDER

Five police officers are set to be charged in court with murder after they were indicted by the Independent Policing Oversight Authority.

The Authority investigated the five Constables following the death of Mr. Caleb Esipino Otieno on September 18, 2018 …

POLICE CONSTABLE CULPABLE FOR BUTCHER’S DEATH

POLICE CONSTABLE CULPABLE FOR BUTCHER’S DEATH

A police officer has been found culpable for the death of a butcher who was shot in Nairobi’s Huruma estate.

The shooting prompted an investigation by the Independent Policing Oversight Authority whose findings culminated into an inquest which led a …

TWO OFFICERS CONVICTED FOR KILLING A WOMAN IN MANDERA

TWO OFFICERS CONVICTED FOR KILLING A WOMAN IN MANDERA

“The accused persons (officers) raised the issue of self-defence. I find that this is an attempt at a mere cover up by the accused persons as there is no evidence pointing to the presence of any other armed person(s) at

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 …

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 …

TENDER INVITATION NOTICE

The Independent Policing Oversight Authority (IPOA) invites sealed tenders from interested and eligible firms to tender for the following services:

Tender DocumentTender DescriptionBid SecurityCategory
1IPOA/OT/01/2020/2021Provision of Dedicated Internet Connectivity Services2% of bid priceOpen

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 …