Kenya recruiting more police as crime dips

Kenya Police

Overall crime statistics in Kenya have gone down by 16 percent since 2011 to date, however rape cases are reported to have risen by 5 percent.

The reduction in crime rates is attributed to the highly versatile Kenya police force that has high mobility.

There has also been an increase in violent crimes especially in the capital city. The government is looking to employ at least 10,000 extra- police