Near-Record Police Killings Mark a Bloody Year in Kenya

Police brutality has reportedly been linked to at least 101 deaths in the first five months of the year. Most crime-related killings were reported in low-income areas such as Mathare in Nairobi, where many families have complained that the police repeatedly carry out extrajudicial killings, disguised as the fight against crime.


Police in Mandera town (file photo).

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