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Police Inspector Michel Jumel shot dead in Tap Tap at Delmas 83

Police Inspector assassinated in a Tap Tap at Delmas 83

On Thursday, August 25, around 10:00AM Police Inspector Michel Jumel who was traveling in Delmas 83 in a Tap Tap was deadly hit by two bullets. The officer was not in uniform at the time. It appears that the killing was a set up.It was reported that just before the shooting, the bandits menaced some of the passengers in the Tap Tap but only targeted Inspector Michel Jumel

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Michel Ange Gedeon, ratified by the Senate as new Police Chief of Haiti

Michel Ange Gedeon has finally been nominated as Director General of the National Police of Haiti. The Senate of the Republic ratified Mr Gideon for 3 years to remain in control of the National Police of Haiti.

In last February (29th), Michel-Ange Gédéon was promoted to the post of Inspector General of the National Police of Haiti (PNH) from his earlier offices, Divisional Commissioner and former head of the West Departmental Office (DDO). In last April, he was installed as the Director General of the Haitian National Police, replacing his predecessor Godson Orélus, appointed during the Martelly regime. He submitted 14 of the 16 requested documents to the Senate Justice and Public Safety Committee being led by Jean Renel Senatus (LIDE/Ouest). However, his appointment was held in an interim status, subject to a ratification by the Senate of the Republic. Finally, his installation has been legitimized by the Senate through a ratification on Thursday, August 25, 2016. During his installation while replacing Godson Orélus in last April, Gédéon had said, "Politics have hurt our institution. Under my leadership, I want a neutral police force, far from politics and professional."

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FLASH - January - May 2016, 419 people murdered, 33 kidnapped in Haiti

The security continues to be a problem in Haiti. The possibility for one to be either murdered or kidnapped is real. According to the spokesman of the National Police of Haiti, Commissioner Frantz Lerebours, for the first five months in 2016 or between January and May 2016, 419 the PNH has officially recorded a total of 419 people murdered in Haiti. In January, 83 people were killed, in February: 81, March: 107, April: 80 and in May: 68. In addition, Commissioner Frantz Lerebours indicated that 33 cases of kidnapping were reported for the same period. In January, 4 reported cases of kidnapping, February: 14, March: 10, April: 3 and May: 2

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Flash - Police officer shot dead after purchase from street vendor

This afternoon, Friday, May 27, 2016 what comes to become a current event in Haiti, a Police Officer is assassinated. Born on May 15, 1983 at Cerca Cavajal, Loubens Desrameaux who graduated with the 22nd promotion of the PNH was shot dead at the vicinity of Champs de Mars after purchasing a bottle of Guinness from a street vendor

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84 suspected criminals graduated with the 26th promotion of the PNH

The National Human Rights Network(RNDDH) revealed that several individuals with criminal records are included in the
26th promotion of the police academy who graduated on Tuesday.

On the same day that 1475 new agents came out of the Police Academy, RNDDH shared a list comprising of 84 individuals with the same names of some of those graduates with grave suspicion on them.

- 16 are former prisoner who evaded during the 2010 earthquake
- 16 are members of various criminal gangs
- 10 were involved in rape, in some cases involving minor children
- 7 involved in "Voies de Fait"
- 3 involved in crime with gun
- 3 having problem with the justice system for possession of illegal guns
- 2 individuals deported from U.S. for their involvement in robberies and abuse on minors
- 1 individual was involved in kidnapping

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Michel-Ange Gedeon, appointed Director General of the National Police

Friday, April 8, 2016, to the surprise of many, the head of of the Central Directorate of Administrative Police (DCPA), Michel-Ange Gedeon, was appointed by President Jocelerme Privert as the new Director General of the National Police, replacing Godson Orelus, pending ratification by the Senate of the Republic. The ceremony took place at the National Police Headquarters in Pétion-Ville

Michel-Ange Gedeon was appointed about a Month ago at the Central Directorate of administrative police. In this new position, he will be focusing on the security of the population.

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Police officer Gerald Francois killed in Portail Leogane

Police officer Gérald François assassinated at Portail Léogane

The Police officer Gérald François is the latest law enforcement in Haiti who was cowardly assassinated. This took place on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 in Portail Léogane. he was found covered with blood close to Théâtre National. According to the judge Fritz Belliard who came to the location, the officer received at least 5 bullets.

Haitian Kreyol:

Ofisye polis Gérald François mouri nan Portail Leyogàn

Ofisye Polis Gérald François sa fè dènye Ofisye polis Ayiti ki moun ki mouri lachman pa bal asasin. Sa a te fèt nan Mekredi 2 mas, 2016 nan Portail Leyogàn. Yo te jwenn li kouvri ak san tou pre Théâtre Nasyonal la. Dapre jij Fritz Belliard ki te vin fè konsta, ofisye a te resevwa omwen 5 bal.

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New kidnapping tactics in Haiti using seduction to target men

Garry Desrosiers, report on insecurity by the PNH

Men in Haiti must now be careful with their love life. They may think they are falling in love but instead may be falling right into a kidnapper's hands. According to inspector Garry Derosiers, spokesperson for Haiti National Police, kidnappers in Haiti are now using new strategies to commit acts of kidnapping. Here is how it works: Some young ladies would start seducing a men at a Disco club and invite them home. However, instead of taking the men to their home, they take them to their accomplices and demand ransom for their release.

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Police officer Placide Jean-Louis killed in Champ de Mars

Another Police Officer is down in Port-au-Prince. January 17, 2016 Police officer Placide Jean-Louis who is an Agent 4 working in Cite Soleil was cowardly assassinated in in Champ de Mars, not too far from the Musee du Pantheon National (MUPANAH). He was shot multiple time by unknown individual as he came out of the Bank after a financial tranaction

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Haitian Kreyol:

Yo touye yon lot Ofisye polis Placide sou Champ de Mas, Jean-Louis

Yon lòt Ofisye Polis mouri ankò nan Pòtoprens. 17 janvye, 2016 ofisye polis Placide Jean-Louis ki se yon Ajan 4 k ap travay nan Site Solèy te lachteman mouri sou Champ de Mas, pa twò lwen soti nan muze du panteon Nasyonal la (MUPANAH). Li te resevwa plizyè bal lè ke li te soti nan Bank apre yon tranaction finansye

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David Dume, Police Officer killed in Martissant 21

The PNH has confirmed this Friday (February 12, 2016) the assassination of Police Officer David Dume in Matissant 21. He was assigned to the Directorate of Traffic. The PNH officer was on his motorcycle on his way to work when he was shot several time by bandits. He passed away on the spot.

Haitian Kreyol

David Dume, Ofisye Polis mouri nan Matisan 21

PNH la te confime sa, Vandredi (12 fevriye, 2016) assassination de Ofisye Polis David Dume nan Matissant 21. Li te nan Direksyon trafik. Ofisye PNH lan te sou yon motosiklèt sou wout pou ale nan travay lè bandi te ba li plizyè bal. li te mouri imedyatman

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