Famous Police Officers from Kenya

List of notable or famous police officers from kenya, with bios and photos, including the top police officers born in kenya and even some popular police officers who immigrated to kenya. If you're trying to find out the names of famous kenya police officers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These police officers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known police officer from kenya is included when available.

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  • Abel Kirui
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    Abel Kirui (born 6 April 1982) is a long-distance runner from Kenya who competes in marathons. He had back-to-back wins in the World Championships Marathon in 2009 and 2011. He won in 2009 with a time of 2:06:54, then defended his title with a winning margin of two minutes and 28 seconds – the largest ever margin at the World Championship event. He won a silver medal in the 2012 Olympic marathon. He has also won the 2016 Chicago Marathon, the 2008 Vienna Marathon and was runner-up at the 2007 Berlin Marathon and 2017 Chicago Marathon.
    • Age: 40
    • Birthplace: Bomet, Kenya
  • Benson Gicharu Njangiru is a boxer.
    • Age: 37
    • Birthplace: Murang'a, Kenya
  • Ezekiel Kemboi Cheboi (born 25 May 1982) is a Kenyan athlete, winner of the 3000 metres steeplechase at the 2004 Summer Olympics, the 2009 World Championships, the 2011 World Championships, the 2012 Summer Olympics, the 2013 World Championships and the 2015 World Championships. His 3000 m steeplechase best of 7:55.76 set at Monaco in 2011 places him as the sixth fastest of all time. This time is also the fastest non-winning time in history. He is one of only four men to have won both Olympic and World golds in the event, along with Reuben Kosgei, Brimin Kipruto and Conseslus Kipruto. He is the only multiple gold medalist in both. He is the only athlete to have won four world championships ...more
    • Age: 40
    • Birthplace: Matira, Kenya
  • Julius Kiplagat Yego is a Kenyan track and field athlete who competes in the javelin throw. He is the Kenyan record holder for the event with a personal best of 85.40 metres. He was third at the 2010 African Championships in Athletics and became the first Kenyan to win the javelin title at the All-Africa Games in 2011.
    • Age: 34
    • Birthplace: Nandi County, Kenya
  • Lydia Rotich
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    Lydia Rotich

    Lydia Chebet Rotich (born 8 August 1988, Keiyo District, Rift Valley Province) is a Kenyan long-distance runner who specializes in the 3000 metres steeplechase. She finished fifth at the 2009 World Athletics Final and fourth at the 2011 World Championships. Her personal best time is 9:18.03 minutes, achieved in June 2010 in Oslo. She competed at the 2012 and 2016 Summer Olympics. In the 2012 Summer Olympics she finished seventh with a time of 9:42.03 in Round One, Heat Two. In the 2016 Summer Olympics she finished fifth in Round One, Heat One; which lead to her competing in the final where she came thirteenth with a time of 9:29.90. She works as a police traffic officer. Her uncle Fred ...more
    • Age: 34
    • Birthplace: Keiyo District, Kenya
  • Milcah Chemos Cheywa (born 24 February 1986 in Bugaa, Mount Elgon District) is a runner from Kenya who specialises in 3000 metres steeplechase. She is African record holder at the distance and is the gold medalist of the 2013 World Championships in Athletics.
    • Age: 36
    • Birthplace: Mount Elgon District, Kenya