Following public outcry in regards to phone and bag snatching along Nakivuubo Channel, Dewinton Road, Plaza Mall among others Kampala Police has carried out a criminal sweep operation as one of the strategies to maintain a business friendly city.

They managed to arrest 24 suspects allegedly known to the members of the business community as key habitual criminals.

Police attributed the success of the operation to the support by public members in form of intelligence led information.

This exercise is part of the Dumisha Usalaama operation aimed at keeping Kampala City and its surroundings safe and free from criminality.