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15:26
15:26

Robbers Raid DFCU Bank, Rape Employee security guard 1 Top story

In their statement to police, two of the employees, say the thugs raped their female colleague to compel them to surrender the key in vain. After failing to compel the employees to handover the key, the thugs reportedly tried to cut the safe without success.
08:34
08:34

South Sudan Singer Wanted for Cross Border Offences robbery 2 1 Top story

Now, Alberio Tobiolo, the Governor of Torit State in Eastern Equatorial Province in South Sudan, says Wajaras is among South Sudanese criminals hiding in refugee camps in Uganda who are wanted for different cross boarder offences.
14:15
14:15

Police Hold Self Confessed Child Kidnapper fort portal 1

Lydia Tumushabe, the Rwenzori Region Police Spokesperson, says the suspect was picked up from Kasusu in Fort Portal town on Tuesday night.
15:53
15:53

Christmas Travelers Tipped on Safety robbery 3 1

Ssekitoleko advises travelers to avoid carrying multiple luggage, arguing that it becomes risky. He says majority of travelers in taxis forget their luggage.
11:42
11:42

Police Warns On Increasing Cases of Robbery, Burglary road safety 1 1

Just on Sunday, Harriet Nazziwa, a trader in Busega lost Shillings 500,000 in downtown Kampala as she walked to Kikuubo to purchase merchandise for her shop.
07:34
07:34

Defilement Remains Top Crime in Kabarole drug 1 1

The Rwenzori regional police spokesperson, Lydia Tumushabe, says that defilement cases, which were reported in September, October and November, are attributed to continued use of drugs like marijuana by the suspects and negligence of the parents.
11:01
11:01

Forensic Hiccup Stalls Kira Murder Investigation robbery

The samples which include blood collected from the scene of crime, and clothes found in the home of one of the suspects, are still in storage at the Wandegeya-based laboratory. The samples need to be corroborated with suspects, alleged to have been part of the group that murdered Rwego, the Sales Manager of Boma Tiles Company.
16:51
16:51

300 Suspects Arrested in Kampala Operation robbery 1 1

The suspects who were picked from the Nakivubo channel were found in possession of machetes Pangas, iron bars, Marijuana and other drugs.
14:32
14:32

Masaka Authorities Worried Over New Wave Of Motorcycle Thefts robbery 1 1 Top story

According to Ssentongo, they have already registered 3 cases of motorcycle thefts in Masaka and Kyotera district involving the use of chloroform. He says the robbers pose as travelers and in the middle of their journey volunteer to give the riders eats laced with chloroform.
19:43
19:43

Security Guard at Large Following Supermarket Robbery 1

The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigye, says by the time police responded to the incident the security guard identified as Dan Balidawa had abandoned his gun at the scene.
07:58
07:58

Iron Bar Hitmen Return to Wakiso District robbery 1

29-year- old Charles Nahuti is the latest victim of the attacks in Wakiso District. Nahuti, a resident of Kisimbiri Village, Kisimbiri Parish, Wakiso Town Council was found lifeless on Saturday October 27, along Family Estate at Nkoowe Village.
17:27
17:27

PAC Grills DPP Over Case Backlog accusation 1 1 Top story

The PAC Vice Chairperson, Gerald Karuhanga tasked the team to explain the slow clearance of cases despite increased funding from Shillings 6.1 billion in the 2015/2016 financial year to Shillings 6.9 billion in the 2016/2017 financial year.
18:38
18:38

Ministry of Health to Distribute 3108 Pieces of Cold Storage Equipment to Districts uganda 2 1

The equipment is being distributed under a five year cold chain equipment optimization platform aimed at increasing the coverage of immunization across the country. Vaccines have to be kept under certain temperatures to retain their potency.
15:18
15:18

Lwengo Police Hold Their Own Over Vehicle Number Plate Theft robbery 1

Kereni Namara, the Lyantonde District Police Commander, says they picked up Brian Muyanja and Simon Ssentamu with the help of operatives from the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence using the number they left behind asking one of their victims to send them money after taking his number plate.
11:47
11:47

Jinja RDC in Trouble Over UPDF Boots village 1 2 Top story

Sakwa has admitted recording a statement at Kumi Police station, but denies involvement in any robbery case. He told URN on phone on this morning that he took his military boots for polishing to a Shoe shiner on Saturday and traveled to Mbale for burial hoping to pick them the next day.
17:42
17:42

Ex-convict Arrested for Masterminding Kidnaps police 1

Babirye was picked up from Kamuli district last week in connection to the kidnap of two children from Nsangi town Council in Wakiso district. She was tracked down by a team of detectives from Kampala Metropolitan Police and Nsangi Police Station when she called the parents of her victims demanding a ransom of Shillings 5 million.
12:11
12:11

Thugs Rob Millions From Dawson Pump Fuel Station investigation

Benson Byaruhanga Mworozi, the Luweero District Police Commander, says two thugs ridding on motorcycles attacked two pump attendants at Dawson Pump Fuel Station around 2am on Sunday night and tied them with the help of security guard before accessing the safe.
16:15
16:15

Katosi Road Scam: Former UNRA Staffs Get 5 Year Jail Term street 2 1

Justice Gidudu said the three were convicted because of the key role they played in the movement of money from UNRA account to Apollo Senkeetos fictitious EUTAW Company.
10:07
10:07

Two Kyankwanzi Herdsmen Arrested for Stealing 15 Cows village

According to Esiko, after stealing the cows, the suspects loaded the animals on a Fuso truck registration number UAS 445C destined for Kyankwanzi district. Esiko says Hoima police immediately notified their counterparts in Kyankwanzi who mounted a road block and intercepted the truck.
19:56
19:56

Teso CSOs Agree to Revive Black Monday Campaign investigation 2 1

Ben Tukei, a programme officer with Action Aid local rights cluster in Katakwi district, says the theft of public funds has continued, adding that 7 cases of embezzlement have been reported to police in Teso region.
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