Month: June 2016

Ltishon Lenchodor

Ltishon Lenchodor

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male, 17

OCCUPATION

 

Herds Boy

DATE OF INCIDENT

June 27th 2016

LOCATION

Laikipia

STATUS

Dead

Killed by a security officer attached to Segera Ranch.

Abdul Karuri Mwangi

Abdul Karuri Mwangi

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male, 35

OCCUPATION

 Chairman National Youth Congress

DATE OF INCIDENT

June 25th 2016

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Missing

Abducted by unknown people outside Pumwani mosque.

Henry Sindani

Henry Sindani

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

OCS- Officer Commanding Station

DATE OF INCIDENT

June 25th 2016

LOCATION

Muranga

STATUS

Dead

It is alleged that the Constable responsible for his death was intoxicated when he committed the act.

Jekomia Apwoka

Jekomia Apwoka

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 Bodaboda Rider

 

DATE OF INCIDENT

June 24th 2016

LOCATION

Kakamega

STATUS

Dead

Mr Jekomia Apwoka was allegedly going to collect his motorbike from a workshop near his home before setting off for Kakamega town when the police officers started harassing him while trying to run away he was shot dead.

Josephat Mwenda

Josephat Mwenda

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Bodaboda Rider

DATE OF INCIDENT

June 23rd 2016

LOCATION

Machakos

STATUS

Dead

On June 23rd of 2016, Willie Kimani, Josephat Mwenda and Joseph Muiruri were coming from Mavoko Law Courts when they were abducted allegedly by Administration Police officers. A search of the three Began that night after they were confirmed missing. A  habeas corpus application was filed in court and on  July  1, 2016, their bodies were found in Ol Donyo Sabuk River.

Four police officers; Senior Sergent Fredrick Leliman (1st accused), Stephen Chebulet (2nd accused), Sylvia Wanjiku (3rd accused) and Leonard Mwangi (4th accused) and a civilian Peter Ngugi (5th accused)  were consequently arrested and charged with the murder of  Willie, Josephat and Joseph. Lady Justice Jessie Lessit has already heard evidence from 38 witnesses.  The court has additionally heard evidence from six prosecution witnesses and the fifth accused person in a trial within a trial that was ordered to determine the admissibility of a confession statement- given by the fifth accused person (Ngugi).

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Joseph Muiruri

Joseph Muiruri

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Taxi Driver

DATE OF INCIDENT

June 23rd 2016

LOCATION

Machakos

STATUS

Dead

On June 23rd of 2016, Willie Kimani, Josephat Mwenda and Joseph Muiruri were coming from Mavoko Law Courts when they were abducted allegedly by Administration Police officers. A search of the three Began that night after they were confirmed missing. A  habeas corpus application was filed in court and on  July  1, 2016, their bodies were found in Ol Donyo Sabuk River.

Four police officers; Senior Sergent Fredrick Leliman (1st accused), Stephen Chebulet (2nd accused), Sylvia Wanjiku (3rd accused) and Leonard Mwangi (4th accused) and a civilian Peter Ngugi (5th accused)  were consequently arrested and charged with the murder of  Willie, Josephat and Joseph. Lady Justice Jessie Lessit has already heard evidence from 38 witnesses.  The court has additionally heard evidence from six prosecution witnesses and the fifth accused person in a trial within a trial that was ordered to determine the admissibility of a confession statement- given by the fifth accused person (Ngugi).

Willie Kimani

Willie Kimani

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Advocate

DATE OF INCIDENT

June 23rd 2016

LOCATION

Machakos

STATUS

Dead

On June 23rd of 2016, Willie Kimani, Josephat Mwenda and Joseph Muiruri were coming from Mavoko Law Courts when they were abducted allegedly by Administration Police officers. A search of the three Began that night after they were confirmed missing. A  habeas corpus application was filed in court and on  July  1, 2016, their bodies were found in Ol Donyo Sabuk River.

Four police officers; Senior Sergent Fredrick Leliman (1st accused), Stephen Chebulet (2nd accused), Sylvia Wanjiku (3rd accused) and Leonard Mwangi (4th accused) and a civilian Peter Ngugi (5th accused)  were consequently arrested and charged with the murder of  Willie, Josephat and Joseph. Lady Justice Jessie Lessit has already heard evidence from 38 witnesses.  The court has additionally heard evidence from six prosecution witnesses and the fifth accused person in a trial within a trial that was ordered to determine the admissibility of a confession statement- given by the fifth accused person (Ngugi).

Ali Salim

Ali Salim

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 

DATE OF INCIDENT

June 20th 2016

LOCATION

Kwale

STATUS

Dead

Ali Salim was shot dead on suspicion of being a terrorist. Police also linked him to the killing of police informers.

Joseph Wafula

Joseph Wafula

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 GSU Officer

 

DATE OF INCIDENT

June 19th 2016

LOCATION

Mombasa

STATUS

Dead

Mr Kiplangat Tenai was charged with unintentionally killing Mr Joseph Wafula by reversing a GSU vehicle into him. It is alleged that his intention was to switch off the engine that had been left running by his colleague Anthony Situma who was also charged.

Charles Mugambi

Charles Mugambi

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 Kericho Deputy Criminai Investigations Officer

DATE OF INCIDENT

June 16th 2016

LOCATION

Kisumu

STATUS

Dead

Mr Charles Mugambi was shot and killed as he traveled back to Kericho from Kisumu in the company of two junior officers at around 2am. The junior officers who were with the deceased during the incident were arrested.