Rise in Crime Shakes Ugandan Police - Report
Violent crimes were on the rise in 2017 including abductions or kidnappings. The report also reveals that the reporting of sexual offenses dropped compared to 2016 records, and that seven of every 10 cases reported to police never reached court.
Monitor, 19 July 2018
Crime in the country has increased by 3.3 percentage points within a year from 2016 with barely 4,666 of the required 14,000 detectives available to investigate cases, according to… Read more »
Police officers open fire at suspected robbers in Iganga District.
Monitor, 11 June 2018
A Uganda Human Rights Commission (UHRC) report indicates an increase in murder cases across the country in 2017. Read more »
Monitor, 21 March 2017
President Museveni last Friday directed the ministry of Finance and the police to urgently work out a plan for procurement and installation of Closed Circuit Television (CCTV)… Read more »