Police gunned down six suspected thugs in Nairobi in separate incidents and recovered three pistols.
Two thugs were felled at Riruta, two others in Kayole while another two were gunned down in Soweto and Pangani.
In the last two weeks, 15 members of criminal gangs have been killed by police in Nairobi.
In another incident on Saturday, two suspected robbers were shot dead by the police in Obunga, Kisumu.
A G3 rifle with five rounds of ammunition were recovered from the criminals.