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Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Police Officers Turning Guns Against Themselves

Policemen in kenya in particular have been reported recently to be turning on their fellow collegues a issue that has brought a great controversey between the officials.Experts say that they think that pressure,stress and emotions are left to blame in such scenarios.Homes and families are left without their breadwinners thus the mothers end up being prostitutes in the street of Nairobi for them to get money to sustain them.police commissioners is helping solve this case by decreasing the work load and even introduction of week's holiday away from the bustle of the barracks.

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • This story relates to security
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to an ethnic group or tribe
  • What happened in the story relates to community, region, or country
  • What happened in the story relates to an organization
  • What happened in the story relates to FELLOW POLICE MEN

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Nyeri, Central, Nairobi
 
This story describes a...
a need
a problem
a solution
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what happened in the story...
the right people
nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
good idea that failed
bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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