Seven officers who repulsed Mpeketoni attackers promoted
Lamu, Kenya: The Inspector General of Police in liaison with National Police Service Commission has with immediate effect promoted seven officers at Mpeketoni who did a commendable job during Sunday attack.
Because of their devotion and commitment, they were able to repulse heavily armed gangs from over running the station and DO’s office thus saving the arms. “Their quick action scared away the criminals from continuous attack and destruction of property in the town.
The the promotions range from P.C. to Cpl. 5, Cpl. to Sgt. 1 and IP to CI 1’’, Kimaiyo said. The police boss also addressed the officers in the operation and encourage them to work extra hard and bring the culprits to book.
They were also urged to protect life and property. He at the same met and addressed the local chiefs from Lamu West sub county and discussed matters of community policing and Nyumbani Kumi initiative.