Independent Policing Oversight Authority News

Ipoa probes 190 cases of suspected extrajudicial killings

The Independent Policing Oversight Authority is investigating 190 cases of suspected extrajudicial killings.

The Star , Kenya Jan 13, 2019

Dangers of dealing with criminal gangs as told by cops

ADVERTISEMENT On the other side, we have the watchful Independent Policing Oversight Authority (IPOA) and human rights organisations like the Independent Medico-Legal Unit (IMLU) that check police excesses.

Capital News , Kenya Jan 10, 2019

EXPERT COMMENT: Nailing killer police is a long, slow process

The Independent Policing Oversight Authority currently is investigating 190 cases in which police are suspected to have been involved in the loss of life.

The Star , Kenya Jan 10, 2019

How top cop killed trader in police cell

Read: Cop attempts to exonerate Ruaraka ex-OCS from suspect's murder In May 2014, IJM filed a complaint with the Independent Policing Oversight Authority about Mutua's near-successful bid to frame Kevin Odhiambo, one of Koome's cellmates.

The Star , Kenya Jan 10, 2019

Former Ruaraka OCS murdered miraa trader and framed innocent suspect

The case fell apart when witness Koko Nzuki, who was among the Independent Policing Oversight Authority investigators, admitted Mutua offered him Sh1 million to stop pursuing the truth.

The Star , Kenya Jan 10, 2019

Muhuri seeks justice for Lamu man beaten by police

So far the Independent Policing Oversight Authority officials have come to Lamu and we forwarded some of the cases to them for action,” said Mr Habib.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 9, 2019

Protests in Isiolo after security raid

The leaders called on the Independent Policing Oversight Authority (Ipoa), office of the Director of Criminal Investigations (DCI), the Inspector-General of Police and the Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i to move with speed and investigate the matter and prosecute the “rogue” officers.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 8, 2019

Man in hospital after alleged police beating

APPEAL TO IPOA The family now wants the Independent Policing Oversight Authority (Ipoa) to intervene and investigate the matter.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 3, 2019

Frosty relations between the police and citizens plays out at a public forum

The National Police Service Inspector General has already declared that they will cooperate with the Independent Policing Oversight Authority to establish circumstances and any possible culpability on the behalf of the Police Officers.

The Star , Kenya Jan 2, 2019

Frosty relations between the public and citizens plays out at a public forum

The National Police Service Inspector General has already declared that they will cooperate with the Independent Policing Oversight Authority to establish circumstances and any possible culpability on the behalf of the Police Officers.

The Star , Kenya Jan 2, 2019