Edith Wairimu Nyawira,the police woman who killed herself Limuru County Commissioner’s office


Edith Wairimu Nyawira is dead.The 35-year-old killed herself in Limuru County Commissioner’s office over domestic issues. It’s alleged that her husband has not been kind to her,he cheated on her severally until the officer developed depression.

Today,18/5/2022,her body was found in the office in pool of blood.Beside,there was a suicide note indicating what caused the death.

Below is the report from the police concerning the death:


Reference is made to Stapol Limuru Ob No.12/17/05/2022 at 1239 hrs.

The incident was reported by Limuru Sub- county CIPU commander CI Benjamin Kioko. NPS officers from Limuru Sub- county led by SCPC Limuru M/S Mola (SSP) and SCCIO Limuru George Muriuki ( ASP) rushed to the scene and established that one officer No.261857 APC Edithu Nyawira of Limuru CIPU command had committed suicide within Limuru CIPU camp by shooting herself using a Scorpion rifle S/no. KE-AP-B432932 which was issued to her for bank guarding duties. She shot herself at the mouth and bullets exited at the back of her head.The deceased was rushed to Limuru health centre where she passed on while receiving treatment. At the scene of the incident, three spent cartridges of 9mm were recovered. Additionally two suicide notes address to her sister and her boy friend.The scene was documented by CSI personnel from DCI headquarters and necessary police action was taken. The body has been removed to Tigoni level 4 hospital awaiting post-moterm examination . Case PUI. DCI Limuru dealing. Progress report to follow