iciHaiti – Gangs : 8 police officers killed in 48 hours
According to a note from the National Human Rights Defense Network (RNDDH) 8 police officers have been killed by armed bandits between Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 June 2021.
On June 5, 2021, a police officer was killed in Drouillard https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-33914-haiti-flash-5-police-stations-attacked-by-bandits-in-less-than-24-hours.html and 3 others at the Portail Saint-Joseph sub-station.
On June 6, 4 police officers, victims of gangs, were killed while patrolling Boulevard Jean-Jacques Dessalines.
This brings the total to 32 the number of police officers killed on duty since January 1, 2021.
Also note that as of June 7, 8 police stations (police station and sub-police station) have been attacked and looted by heavily armed individuals since the beginning of June.