IGP OKOTH OCHOLA “Generally, in the year 2020, there was 8.9% decrease in the volume of crimes reported to Police from 215,224 cases reported in 2019 to 195,931 cases reported in the year 2020. There was also a 4.7% reduction in the number of traffic accidents reported in 2020 from 12,858 accidents reported in 2019 to 12,249 accidents reported in 2020. On the contrary, in terms of Fire and Rescue emergencies, there was a 1.6% increase in incidents handled, from 999 incidents handled in 2019 to 1,015 handled in 2020.
The details on management, status and gravity of the reported cases and incidents are all discussed in the Report, but it is worth noting that the statistics in the report have been greatly influenced by the following, among other factors”. 12 ugandans were killed every day in 2020. Police crime report 2020