Intelligence confirms, contrary to media reports that the RECCE Coy unit traveled for 5-hrs via road using government issue Toyota Land-cruisers, the team was airlifted.
Kenya Inspector General of the National Police Service Mr Joseph Boinet verified that all elite response units traveled to Garissa by air and not by road.
Upon arrival, the Unit was intensively briefed on the psychological aspect of the situation. All other teams were withdrawn from theater and the RECCE Commando’s were deployed.
Other teams were deployed to the external environment to secure the perimeter of the theater.