Another Police Officer Nabbed Over Suspect’s Death

LUSAKA, 06TH JANUARY, 2019 – A Police Officer, two members of the neighbourhood watch and one reservist have been detained in Police custody in Lusaka’s Matero Township in connection with the death of a suspect in a Burglary and Theft case.

This happened yesterday, 05th January, 2019 at  about 07 00 hours at George Police.

The suspect has been identified as Jimmy Sampa who was earlier picked for allegedly stealing a Radio and two speakers.

Those detained are  Constable Habatebele who was in charge of the shift, Reserve Constable Phiri and two neighbourhood watch officers identified as Joseph Banda aged 49 and Saulosi Phiri aged 35 all of George Compound police post.

The body of the deceased is in UTH mortuary awaiting postmortem.

Docket of case opened and investigations have continued.




  1. Easy-E

    Motherfuck the system…!!!

  2. youth admin

    Zambia police everyday they always make sad headlines. am ashamed of Zambia police! am appealing to the inspector general of Zambia police Mr bonny kapeso to command his training instructors to make sure that real and professional discipline is installed in your recruits like (zns,Zambia army and zaf) these are highly disciplined. please something should be done if possible send them back in groups for refresher courses.

  3. Osei

    Police service where is your integrity prudence do these people take oath

  4. tinashe chats

    police are civilians they don’t go military training

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