Police Chief Okoth Ochola

The Inspector General of Police Martins Okoth Ochola has this afternoon disbanded the Flying Squad and ordered all its personnel to report CID headquarters in Kibuli by May 16.

The Flying Squad has been under Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Herbert Muhangi, who now moves to head to the Human Power Audit Department of Police.

“Pursuant to section 6 (1) (a) of the police Act cap303, the following transfers and appointments are ordered with immediate effect,” the IGP wrote in the communication in which he also announced the transfer of Senior Commissioner of Police (SCP) Elly Womanya, a former top detective, back to the Criminal Investigations Directorate (CID), to deputise the Director Grace Akullo.

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Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Mark Odong has been appointed to head organized crime under Special Investigations Unit (SIU).