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08:28
08:28

Police Probes Theft of Jinja Hospital Air Conditioner regional police

Hospital staff, speaking anonymously, express surprise that the suspects cannot be traced through the CCTV footage, which was installed specifically to prevent such thefts.
11:46
11:46

Student Drowns in River Nile child

Najib Musobya, a fisherman in the area, expressed concern about the safety of school children who frequently gather at the river after their evening lessons.
07:45
07:45

Witch Doctor Arrested for Setting Brother's Home Ablaze in Alleged Sorcery Dispute district

Sooka is locked up at Buwenge central police station awaiting prosecution on charges of malicious damage, inciting violence, and assault.
07:53
07:53

Jinja Artist Accused of Falsifying Identity accusation 1 1

Kiira Polic Region Spokesperson, James Mubi told URN on Monday evening that while recording his statement Top K identified himself as Ronald Bamukisa.
10:26
10:26

Police Gives Scrap Dealers Ten Days to Surrender Vandalized Electricity Equipment police spokesperson 1

The Kiira Region Police Spokesperson, James Mubi announced the ultimatum on Thursday, saying that they resolved to give the scrap dealers time to cooperate since many are still harboring vandalized electricity equipment in their warehouses.
08:56
08:56

Jinja Court Remands 46 Over Illegal Possession of Narcotic Drugs regional police 1

The accused are among the dozens of suspects being arrested in a joint security crackdown aimed at cleaning up the criminal black spot areas of Bugembe and Mafubira in Jinja city.
14:46
14:46

UPDF Impostor Arrested in Jinja City security 1 2

According to Ongadia, he bought the UPDF uniform from an undisclosed source at Shillings 38,000. He told detectives at Bugembe police station where he is locked up that he was under pressure to formalize his conjugal relationship with his girlfriend, which forced him to resort to illegal roadblocks to get money to finance their traditional marriage ceremony.
18:54
18:54

LC 1 Chairperson Arrested Over Criminal Gangs in Jinja city police station 1

The Kiira region police spokesperson, James Mubi says that Matende has been frustrating efforts of cracking down on criminal elements within the community, most of whom are suspected to be working under his command to create havoc.
07:19
07:19

Jinja Female Weightlifter Killed in Revenge Attack-Police police station 1 1

According to the police, the suspects have been planning to kill the deceased after serving their six months sentence in Bugembe prisons following their conviction for stealing her smartphone and other valuables.
17:13
17:13

Three Jinja City Officials, Guard Arrested Over Theft of Road Equipment police spokesperson 1 1

The Kiira Region Police Spokesperson, James Mubi told journalists that whistleblowers tipped off police about the matter prompting them to open up a general inquiry file on August 25, 2022, where witnesses provided evidence implicating the suspects for masterminding the theft of the road construction unit.
17:07
17:07

Jinja City Deputy Clerk, Engineer Wanted Over Theft of Road Unit security guard 1 1

The missing equipment includes; two skip loaders with registration numbers LG 0018-12 and UR 1602, respectively, a bulldozer, a tractor, and a grounded vehicle of SUV series.
14:49
14:49

Fake Jobs Dealer Arrested victim 1

The youths stormed Bugembe police station for help after the accumulation of rental fees and lack of food, yet Mugobera had stopped communicating with them.
18:32
18:32

41 Arrested in Jinja Protests area 1 1 Top story

34 suspects were arrested from different highway points in Jinja city, four suspects were arrested from Kakira town council and three others were arrested from Buwenge town council. The suspects are currently detained at different gazetted police stations within the Kiira policing area.
14:54
14:54

Police Arrest Two Suspected Ringleaders of Motorcycle Thieves in Busoga Kiira

Available intelligence information indicates that the suspects track down their victims for an estimated two months before they strike and rob them of their motorcycles. Their luck ran out when police recovered a motorcycle registration number; UFM 917M belonging to Amuza Ogoola, which was stolen from his home in Wairaka cell in Kakira town council, in Jinja district.
11:24
11:24

Jinja City Officials being Investigated over Illegal Sale of School Land police spokesperson

It is reported that the officers connived to subdivide part of Spire road primary school land into 11 plots, which they shared amongst themselves and sold it off to unidentified developers across the city.
09:14
09:14

Police Recover 90 Rounds of Live Ammunition Abandoned in Jinja city Kiira 1

Police recovered the bullets on Sunday morning after receiving a tip-off from Kakaire’s house help who saw an army green arm chest jacket beside their house. The househelp immediately alerted officers at Wanyange police post.
10:58
10:58

Two-Year-Old Dies After Eating Poisoned Food child

Hellen Mbuya, a mother of three children prepared a meal of Matooke and beans from outside her rented room, and it is suspected some put poison in it the food while she was inside the room before serving it to her family members.
12:16
12:16

Police Arrest Fake UPDF Brigadier Gen in Jinja city home 1 1

Okello was arrested on Wednesday night after police officers on duty noticed a seemingly young man donning a military uniform with peeps of a brigadier general walking aimlessly in Walukuba ward in Jinja City Southern division.
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