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12:12
12:12

Serere Police Holds Eight Over Murder illegal guns 2 1

Michael Odongo, the East Kyoga Region Police Spokesperson, says the assailants shot the deceased three times in the stomach before cutting his neck.
18:26
18:26

Details Emerge Over Ntoroko Shooting illegal guns

A security source at the Rwenzori region police department says that on Friday security officers received information about people who wanted to buy guns. It was then decided to that DPC Gerald Atuhairwe, DISO Brian Babishanga and Lt Col. Richard Muhangi carry out an operation and lay a trap to arrest the buyers. The source says that the officers pretended to be dealers, dressed in plain clothes and used the personal vehicle of Atuhairwe to transport the 10 guns that were supposed to be sold.
11:31
11:31

Four Arrested For Illegal Possession of Guns wave of insecurity

David Ongom Mudong, the North Kyoga Regional Police Spokesperson, says the suspects were picked up on a tip off from residents. According to Mudong, the Police Flying Squad from Lira picked up Omeny and Oludi on Friday last week from Lira town.
17:11
17:11

Security Guard Arrested for Disappearing with Rifle illegal guns 1 1

Jackson Ndoha, the Manager for Uganda New Securiko Limited for Kabale and Kisoro branches, says that Beijuka was assigned a night duty to guard at Kabale Shopping Centre in Kabale town on November 20th but he never reported back.
13:02
13:02

Apac Appeals For Voluntary Return Of Illegal Arms illegal guns

The decision was reached by the district security committee following deteriorating security at Maruzi Ranch in Akokoro and Ibuje sub-counties.
16:25
16:25

Police Seizes 17 Illegal Guns from Private Security Firms gun control

Three of the more than 20 firms checked by detectives were found in possession of 14 unmarked and 3 defective guns. The operation which began last week was conducted jointly by Interpol and the Criminal investigations and Intelligence Directorate (CIID).
10:59
10:59

Police Recovers Four Guns in Busoga busoga murders

Ashraf Chemonges, the Busoga East regional police commander says the recovery of the four guns brings to seven the, number of guns recovered in connection to the Busoga murders since December last year.
11:45
11:45

UPDF Soldier Jailed For Selling Gun To Civilian illegal guns

A Uganda People’s Defence Forces –UPDF soldier was on Tuesday convicted and sentenced to ten years in jail for allegedly selling his AK 47 rifle to a civilian.
12:04
12:04

Senior Police Officer Arrested For Gun Trafficking illegal guns 2

Shortly after his arrest Manyali named his accomplices leading to their arrest on Monday and Tuesday.
12:22
12:22

19 Cattle Rustlers Surrender To UPDF in Kaabong illegal guns 1

A total of 19 Dodoth cattle rustlers have surrendered to Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces (UPDF) in Kaabong district. The rustlers mainly from the Dodoth clan in Karamoja region have been living in South Sudan after they fled the country around 2007 at the height of the disarmament exercise.
11:13
11:13

RRU Deserter Escapes From Lira Police Custody rapid response unit

A former Rapid Response Unit operative has escaped from Lira police custody almost a week after he was arrested for allegedly selling guns.
16:52
16:52

Karimojong Elders Sue Govt Over Disarmament illegal arms

Over 1000 people from Karamoja sub region are suing government seeking compensation for the loss of property and cattle during the disarmament exercise eleven years ago.
18:07
18:07

60 Arrested In Moroto Cordon & Search Operation moroto town

A total of 60 suspects including three females were on Wednesday arrested and army equipment recovered in a joint cordon and search operation by the UPDF and police in Moroto town and the suburbs.
11:19
11:19

Army Hunts for Deserters, Illegal Guns Moroto Town

The army and police have launched a cordon and search operation in Moroto town to hunt for what the security forces call wrong elements hiding in the area.
10:04
10:04

Police Recover Three Stolen Guns illegal guns

Police in Mbarara have recovered three guns from thugs who had reportedly snatched them from security personnel while on night duty in Mbarara.
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