The Internal Affairs Unit of the National Police Service (NPS) is holding a workshop on Election Security Management and Election Security Arrangement Plan (ESAP).
The three-day workshop commenced on Monday and is being held at the Hilton Hotel, Nairobi County. The event is attended by representatives from Independent Policing Oversight Authority (IPOA), Transparency International Kenya (TI-K), and Independent Medical-Legal Unit (IMLU)
Mr. Dominic Kisavi CP, NPS's head of the Elections Security Secretariat, addressed the workshop.
"The workshop is aimed at equipping officers with knowledge on various issues which include Elections Security management, Security planning, Police accountability, handling of Elections complaints and maintenance of public order during Elections," said Kisavi.
The Internal Affairs Unit (IAU) is mandated to receive and investigate complaints against Police Officers.
"With the August 2022 elections fast approaching, the Unit will remain independent and impartial in executing its mandate and in ensuring police officers uphold the highest standards of professionalism, discipline, and integrity in the performance of their duties," he added.©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.