Contrary to what Inspector-General of Police Joseph Boinett indicated in a statement to newsrooms Monday that an irate public attacked the officers after they arrested Mr Juma forcing them to open fire, the residents said locals were only responding to the brutal beating of the man by the policemen.
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During the event which was attended by big names in the police force including Inspector General of the National Police Service, Joseph Boinett, Defence Cabinet Secretary Raychael Omamo, National Assembly Security Committee Chairman Paul Koinange, Sonko maintained his famous bounties for people who could help tackle criminals still stood.
Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinett on Tuesday appeared for the first time wearing the new blue police uniform in his office ahead of the December 12 official adoption.
On the day of their extradition, Mombasa High Court judge Njoki Mwangi issued an order barring police boss Joseph Boinett and then Director of Criminal Investigations Ndegwa Muhoro from extraditing the drug barons.
Inspector-General Joseph Boinett had last week said detectives would go after the boys to find out if they cheated in the exams.
While making the announcement at CID headquarters in Kiambu, Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinett asked the public to volunteer information that may lead to arrest of the suspects to the nearest police station.
We have further arrested three other persons whom we consider as persons of interest to this investigation," Inspector-General Joseph Boinett told reporters on Friday.
Twenty people have so far been arrested in connection with the kidnapping, AFP news agency reports, quoting police chief Joseph Boinett.
Residents now want Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinett and National Environment Management Authority Geoffrey Wahungu to come to their aid before their hearing is impaired.