Police officer convicted for corruption

04 October 2019 | Crime

Walvis Bay

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) said Detective Sergeant Immanuel Shitaleni was arrested on 13 February 2017 in Walvis Bay.

He made his first appearance in the Walvis Bay magistrates court on 14 February 2017 and was charged with corruptly soliciting and agreeing to accept a gratification to the amount of N$5000.00 in exchange to get rid of a docket for which he was assigned as an investigating officer.

Shitaleni was arrested during a sting operation conducted by ACC officials. The docket he was requested to get rid of involved a case of fraud to the amount of N$361, 243.58.

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