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09:31
09:31

48 Motorcycles Stolen in Gulu City in Two Months 3 1

According to the riders' association chairman Ocen, the 13 motorcycles stolen in January this year were all robbed by armed men disguised as customers or trailing and waylaying riders in the evening.
08:47
08:47

Pastoralists to Be Evicted in Phased Manner 5 1

Gen. Muhoozi said that the first phase of the operation will commence with the eviction of all pastoralists occupying government lands. He directed that security personnel in the region should embark on the exercise with immediate effect.
15:46
15:46

Police Hunts for Land for Construction of Stations in Acholi cattle rustling 2 1

The region currently has 82 police stations and 17 outposts but the number is expected to exceed 139 in the period of five years according to the regional police commander with the new development.
17:08
17:08

10 Foreign Nationals in Gulu Charged with Illegal Entry Gulu City 1 2

The suspects are among the 48 street hawkers arrested by a joint team of police and the army.
17:56
17:56

48 Hawkers Arrested in Gulu City street hawkers 3 1

The suspects were picked from various locations within Gulu city center by the police and the army during a two-day swoop that commenced on Tuesday night.
10:03
10:03

Police, Army Disperse Revelers from Hangouts in Gulu City 1

Security personnel comprising of the Police and UPDF soldiers on foot began their operations to disperse the revelers as early as 9 pm. By 11 pm, major hangouts and social gatherings like 4U Bar and Restaurant, Password, KSP, Acholi Inn, and Bjs, among others were ordered to close as revelers left in disappointment.
15:29
15:29

Acholi Religious Leaders Call for Reconciliation, Forgiveness 1 1

Bishop James Ochan, of the National Fellowship of Born-Again Acholi Sub-region, says regardless of how much one has been hurt, what matters is forgiveness and reconciliation because then there will be a better peaceful coexistence between the two parties.
10:33
10:33

Police Launches Crackdown on Illegal Gunmen in Gulu Gulu District 1 3

Swaib Taban, the Gulu District Police Commander says having been tipped off about the existence of the illegal gunmen in the communities, and the force has launched an operation to have them arrested and investigated.
08:58
08:58

Suspected Car Battery Thief Lynched by Mob in Gulu mob action

According to Omara, the mob caught the suspect and beat him up leaving him unconscious and was rescued by the police for emergency medical attention at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital. However, Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson David Ongom Mudong says that the suspect succumbed to his injuries on Thursday.
13:34
13:34

UPDF Should Not Deviate From Pursuing ADF in Congo - Bishop Loum 1 3

Speaking to Uganda Radio Network in an interview, Bishop Loum notes that the intervention of the government to pursue the ADF rebels in the neighboring is welcomed but cautioned that it shouldn’t spill into another operation and confrontation with neighbors.
22:28
22:28

Security Personnel in Gulu Want Scrap Metal Businesses Regulated metal scrap 3 1

The Fourth Infantry Division Commander Brig. Bonny Bamwiseki noted that whereas there are genuine people dealing in the metal scrap business, some bad people can take advantage to use the materials for other ill motives.
15:03
15:03

Stop Killing Suspects before Trial, Acholi Kadhi Begs Security 2 1

Sheikh Khelil told Uganda Radio Network in an interview Wednesday that the manners in which the police responded in combing out suspects, mostly Muslims linked to the terror acts have been ruthless.
10:30
10:30

Gulu City LCs Asked to Revive Village Registers to Curb Crime 3 1

Anatolie Muleterwa, the Head of Community Policing said that it is time for the LCs to revive the registers to enable them to know the residents in their areas as well as profile them in a bid to weed out the wrong elements.
15:45
15:45

Police Creates New Command Units in Gulu Gulu City 1 1

The region previously had eight District Police Commanders but the new command units have expanded the territorial area to 11 respectively.
16:14
16:14

Church Leaders In Gulu Stop Christians From Carrying Bags To Church Premises Holy Rosary Church 1 1

Rev. Father David Okello Opiro, the Curate of Holy Rosary Parish noted that the decision was reached by the church`s leadership adding that no bag and suspicious material regardless of their sizes or type will be allowed inside premises of the churches, a decision he says aims at protecting the lives of the people.
08:04
08:04

Public Transporters Banned from Loading Along Roadsides in Gulu City Gulu Main Bus Park 1 3

Denise Odongpiny, the Gulu Resident City Commissioner who also doubles as the Gulu City Security Committee Chairperson, says that the resolution to ban public transporters from the streets is part of the committee’s move to reorganize the city and contain crime.
14:06
14:06

147 Suspected Criminals Arrested in Gulu Crackdown Gulu City 3 2

David Ongom Mudong, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that the suspects were arrested in connection with criminal acts ranging from the theft of phones and handbags, motorcycle theft, robbery, rape, and smoking opium.
10:36
10:36

Delayed Road Fund Release Hampers Gulu Street Lights Repair Gulu City 1

Christo Omara Balmoi, the Gulu City Engineer told URN in an interview that the City Council had earmarked 50 million to repair some of those broken solar street lights under the Uganda Road Fund in this financial year but that the delay in the release of the second quarter funding has frustrated their move since they had planned to start work mid last month.
17:40
17:40

Sixteen Sex Workers Arrested for Defying Curfew Time in Gulu City 2 3

David Mudong Ongom, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that the suspects were rounded up alongside 20 men found drinking in illegal bars while others were arrested after being found roaming in the city center beyond 7pm.
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