Crime & Investigation

70 Arrested In Kampala Security Crackdown


store this geneva; font-size: small; line-height: 200%;”>While addressing journalists in at CPS, seek Police publicist, approved Judith Nabakooba, explained that the suspects were apprehended from areas of Luwum and William streets while others were found near clock tower junction.

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“As part of preparations for the festive season, we have started carrying out operations intended to comb the city of criminals,” explained Nabakooba.

She observed that the suspects were found in the dark spots and were apprehended after failing to explain themselves to security operatives.

The suspects paraded at CPS

“They were arrested for possession of marijuana and theft and will therefore be taken to court,” she added.

She, however, noted that after screening, some of the suspects were released after proving that they were not wrong elements.

Nabakooba further noted that in a bid to curb crime in the city and most especially Kampala Metropolitan Area, they will continue with such operations which she said will continue even after the festive season.


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