List Of Places In Nairobi With High Cases Of Police Killings

This is a list of places in Nairobi with high cases of police killings. An estimated 180 people have been killed by Kenyan Police in the first nine months of 2018. That is a 4% decline from the same period last year which was at 188.

According to Nation Newsplex, July had the highest number of people killed by the police at 32 people.  In Nairobi, a total of 101 people have been killed by Police in the first 9 months of 2018 which is a 21% drop from the same time last year which was at 128 people. What contributed to the high numbers of Police killings in 2017 was the 2017 general elections and the massive demonstrations which followed after.

Dandora leads in the share of people killed by police in Nairobi where 1 in 8 Police killings in Nairobi happened in Dandora, the highest of all residential areas. The victims are mostly suspected gangsters who have been caught in the act or those who have terrorized the residents for some time.

Here is a list of places in Nairobi with high cases of police killings.

 

 

 

Affected​​ Place

 

% Of Killings

 

 

1.

 

Dandora

 

13%

 

 

2.

 

Umoja

 

9%

 

 

3.

 

Buruburu

 

8%

 

 

4.

 

Kariobangi

 

8%

 

 

5.

 

Kayole

 

8%

 

 

6.

 

Mathare

 

7%

 

 

7.

 

Shauri Moyo

 

7%

 

 

8.

 

Tena

 

5%

 

 

9.

 

Kibera

 

5%

 

 

 

10.

 

Migingo

 

3%