80 Robbers Netted In Masaka

Masaka police has netted 80 suspects in an overnight operation to crack down on suspected criminals. The suspects were picked up from Nyendo town ship, in the suburbs of Masaka municipality on Tuesday night. Henry Kavuma, the Masaka District Police Commander said that the operation was prompted by the community outcry on the escalation of […]

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Over 81 Injured In Park Yard Market Fire Protests

At least 81 people were injured on Wenesday following protest by Nakivubo Park Yard Vendors, Uganda Redcross Society has disclosed. The protests started after police blocked vendors from accessing their burnt stalls in Nakivubo park yard market following a fire outbreak. Among the 81 people, 28 were referred to Mulago Hospital after sustaining serious injuries […]

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Gulu Police Fails To Handle Cases Of Child Labor

Gulu police are finding it difficult to deal with cases of child labor because the majority of the children involved are orphans and vulnerable who have no one to take care of them. Dennis Odoch, the District Police Commander Gulu says the number of orphans and vulnerable children who are selling and working on the […]

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4 Armed Robbers Netted

Kibaale police are holding four suspected armed robbers. The suspects were picked up from Nkwaki village in Kakindo Sub County on Saturday in a Police raid, in which a stolen gun was also recovered. Ben Mugisha, the Officer in Charge of Criminal Investigations Officer Kibaale district said that the recovered gun registration number 563685260 was […]

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Father Defiles 6-year-old Daughter

A 35-year- old man survived being lynched on Friday by an angry mob in Asinge A zone in Osukuru Sub County, Tororo District for allegedly defiling his 6- year- old daughter. Paul Oteba, a peasant farmer, was found red-handed by his wife Scovia Mataka (32) in the act of defiling their daughter on Wednesday night. […]

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Rakai Police Officer Charged With Aggravated Defilement

Rakai police officer accused of raping and impregnating a 15-year-old school girl at gun-point has been produced in court and remanded. Corporal Twinomugisha Justus (45) the Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Bulanga Police Post appeared before Carol Kintu, the Rakai Grade One Magistrate. Kintu informed Twinomugisha that he faces the charge of aggravated defilement. Twinomugisha was not […]

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Four Dismissed From Police Over Torture

Police Disciplinary Court has found guilty five of its officers who acted unprofessionally towards a former employee of Mukwano Industries Ltd, Kasim Ssuuna. The Court sitting at Police Forensic Laboratory,the disciplinary court chaired by Assistant Commissioner of Police Moses Ongom in its ruling this afternoon argued that prosecution proved that the five officers committed the […]

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Pastor Kiwedde Denied Bail

Self proclaimed Pastor William Muwanguzi well known as Kiwedde has been denied bail. Muwanguzi applied for bail on grounds that his health condition was gradually deteriorating in prison. Muwanguzi further told court that he’s suffering from diabetes, pressure and also claimed he had a metal in his led that supports his movement and needed to […]

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Pastor Kiwedde Sent Back To Jail

Pastor William Muwanguzi will reappear in court on Thursday this week for further hearing of the two cases he is charged with. Muwanguzi appeared in Kalisizo Magistrates Court for hearing of two cases of impersonation and attempted escape from prison on Tuesday. Prosecution led by Miriam Akite produced two witnesses for the case of attempted […]

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Police Officer On The Run For Defilement

Police in Rakai is searching for one of its own, The Officer-in-Charge of Bulanga Police Post, Rakai district, who is accused of defiling and impregnating a 15-year old girl. Corporal Twinomugisha Justus (45) escaped arrest this morning when plain clothed-detectives raided his home in Bulanga village. In a dramatic twist of events, Twinomugisha fled just […]

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23 Thigh Vendors Arrested

Police in Gulu has arrested 18 women and 5 men for alleged prostitution. The prostitutes were arrested from Buganda pub, a famous hangout joint in Gulu town, yesterday at around midnight. Denis Odoch, the Gulu district police commander, said that police is currently investigating the matter and it will be completed in two days. He […]

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6 Police Officers Held For Alleged Murder

Six police officers attached to Kamwenge police station in Kamwenge district are behind bars at the Rwenzori regional police headquarters in Fort Portal on allegations of murder. The regional police spokesperson Bakar Muga said that the officers were arrested on Wednesday from Kamwenge following allegations that they participated in the murder of 24-year-old Gideon Agaba […]

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3 Police Deserters Arrested

Police in Mubende has arrested three police officers, who had deserted the police force and went hiding in the village. Mubende district police commander Enock Abaine, said that the three deserters were arrested from Kiyuni traders centre in Kiyuni Sub county, Mubende district, where they have been hiding for the past three months. He identified […]

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Eight Ugandans Netted In DRC

At least eight Ugandans accused of engaging in subversive activities in Democratic republic of Congo have been arrested and handed over to Ugandan security officials in Zombo district. The first group of four consists of Moses Kalebi from Kawempe, Victor Mubiru, Musinguzi Stephen and Moses Kagole, from Manafwa district. The second group also consists of […]

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Pastor Kiwedde Re-arrested While Attempting To Escape From Kalisizo Prison

Self proclaimed ‘Pastor’ William Muwanguzi alias Kiwedde has been re-arrested for allegedly attempting to escape from Kalisizo prison. Muwanguzi’s attempted escape comes just a week after he was remanded on charges of impersonation. Posing as a Catholic priest from Kenya, Muwanguzi who called himself Paul Mwamba organised an unauthorised Charismatic Prayer Service at Nabisere Hotel […]

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Indian Rape Suspect Released On Police Bond

Police has released on bond an Indian man alleged to have raped an 18 year old woman in Soroti town. Rauji Pindoria Vishran (42) who works with Ambitious Construction Company was arrested last Thursday after the victim who worked for the company as a cleaner reported the matter to Soroti Police station. Rauji was released […]

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Police Holding Indian Man Over Rape

Soroti police are holding Rauji Pindoria Vishranm, a supervisor in Ambitious Construction Company for allegedly raping a cleaner. Vishranm was picked up on Thursday from Soroti Senior School where his company is undertaking some construction work. It all started after his 18-year-old victim reportedly ran to Police accusing him of raping her in one of […]

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Man Hacks His Family Members To Death

David Tumuramye 24, a resident Kigarama cell, Ngoma parish, Nyakisenyi Sub County in Rukungiri district attacked his family members and hacked them to death over a land dispute. The incident occurred on Friday evening at around 9pm. David Tumuramye who surrendered self to police, killed his 50 year old father Edward Bangirana, his mother Gaudensio […]

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Man Jailed for Defiling and impregnating His 12-year-old Daughter

Police at Butenga in Bukomansimbi district are holding a 30-year old man for defiling and impregnating his 12 year old daughter The suspect is Leo Kajubi, a resident of Kyakatebe village, in Butenga Sub County. Kajubi, who has been on run since he impregnated the minor, was picked up by police detectives from his home […]

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Eight Held Over Suspected Ritual Murder

Nakasongola police are holding eight people in connection to a suspected ritual murder. The suspects include two witchdoctors Joel Kazungu and Moses Kazibwe, both residents of Naktoma Sub County in Nakasongola District. Others are Musisi Ssemanda, Wahab Mulumba, Issa Mukiibi, Johnbosco Matovu, Fred Buyungo and Moses Luyiga. The suspects are wanted in connection to the […]

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