Category: Shot Dead

Gachuhi

Gachuhi

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 

DATE OF INCIDENT

January 14th 2007

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Was arrested at a hotel in Kawangware along with two other youths named Daniel and Ramathan. They were taken outside and police searched their pockets, removed their documents and shot at them. A police vehicle from Muthangari police station took the bodies to City Mortuary where his body was marked as unknown

Michael Mwangi

Michael Mwangi

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 6th 2005

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

He was shot in front of his family a few yards from his house by the river. His body fell in the river. It is unclear as to why the police took him.

Said Kimani

Said Kimani

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male, 39

OCCUPATION

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 6th 2005

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

He was eating a fruit when the police had the intention to shoot at some people sitting next to him. Police shot at him instead when the others ran away.

Peter Wainaina

Peter Wainaina

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Driver

DATE OF INCIDENT

November 17th 2004

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

While in police custody, police was shot in the head. He was held at the Pangani police station where he later succumbed to his injuries

Chesortich

Chesortich

DEMOGRAPHICS

Female, 5

OCCUPATION

DATE OF INCIDENT

January 2004

LOCATION

Baringo

STATUS

Dead

Died on the way to hospital

William Ongeni Guto

William Ongeni Guto

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 10th 2003

LOCATION

Kisii

STATUS

Dead

The two were in hospital when the police removed them and shot them killing them on suspicion that they had been involved in a robbery

Thomas Asiago Osemo

Thomas Asiago Osemo

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

DATE OF INCIDENT

July 10th 2003

LOCATION

Kisii

STATUS

Dead

Jane Wanjiru

Jane Wanjiru

DEMOGRAPHICS

Female

OCCUPATION

DATE OF INCIDENT

February 1st 2002

LOCATION

Nyeri

STATUS

Dead

Shot and killed by police who opened fire into a group of demonstrators in an attempt to disperse them.

John Muriuki

John Muriuki

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

DATE OF INCIDENT

February 1st 2002

LOCATION

Nyeri

STATUS

Dead

Shot and killed by police who opened fire into a group of demonstrators in an attempt to disperse them.

Allan Mbito

Allan Mbito

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Student

DATE OF INCIDENT

February 17th 2001

LOCATION

Nairobi

STATUS

Dead

Allan was walking with 2 of his friends when police shot him in suspicion of theft. Police later claimed that he had threatened them with a sword, a claim that was disputed by his friends