South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Citing incidents of alleged custodial torture and deaths, a PIL petition has been filed in the Madras High Court seeking a direction to install CCTV system in all police stations in Tamil Nadu, particularly enabling the officer in-charge of the stati...
World | Associated Press | Saturday October 18, 2014
The white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old in a St. Louis suburb last summer has told investigators that he was pinned in his vehicle and in fear for his life as they struggled over his gun, The New York Times reported.
World | Agence-France Presse | Saturday October 18, 2014
Cameroon said on Friday its army killed 107 Boko Haram fighters, while a police officer told AFP at least 30 civilians were murdered by the Islamist guerrilla group before the ambush.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 17, 2014
A minor has been detained and his mother and her friend have been arrested for assaulting a Delhi Police officer on Thursday with rods, bats and stones over an accident.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday October 17, 2014
Odisha government on Thursday said it has mobilised 559 personnel, including a senior police officer in the rank of an additional director general, to undertake relief and rescue operations in the cyclone-hit areas of neighbouring Andhra Pradesh.
Cities | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 17, 2014
An Assistant Commissioner of Police in the national capital was assaulted with rods and stones this evening after he tried to break up a street fight.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 14, 2014
An Indian police inspector has been named recipient of a prestigious international female peacekeeper award by the United Nation or UN's police division for her "exceptional achievements" in her duty with the UN mission in Afghanistan, including her ...
World | Associated Press | Monday October 13, 2014
More demonstrations are planned over the shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer in suburban Ferguson this summer, after 17 people were arrested during weekend protests, St. Louis police said.
World | Associated Press | Sunday October 12, 2014
An Iranian police airplane flying to the country's southeast crashed late Saturday, killing all seven people aboard, including a top police officer, the country's official news agency reported.
World | Reuters | Saturday October 11, 2014
A suicide attacker wearing a police uniform attacked a provincial police headquarters in southern Afghanistan on Saturday, killing one officer and wounding four other people, an official said.
World | Associated Press | Friday October 10, 2014
Protesters angered by the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer faced off with officers in south St. Louis for a second night as accusations of racial profiling prompted calls for a federal investigation ahead of a weekend o...
World | Alan Blinder, The New York Times | Friday October 10, 2014
Two months after a police officer's killing of an unarmed black teenager set off weeks of racial conflict in a suburb of this city, demonstrators said Thursday that the shooting death of a black teenager by a white police officer here was certain to ...
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 10, 2014
New videos have emerged showing New York police assaulting teenage marijuana suspects, raising fresh questions about officer brutality three months after a black father of six died in custody.
World | Alan Blinder, The New York Times | Thursday October 9, 2014
An off-duty police officer shot and killed a black teenager in St. Louis on Wednesday night, setting off a demonstration just days ahead of long-scheduled protests in Missouri about the use of lethal force by the authorities.
World | Reuters | Thursday October 9, 2014
A white off-duty policeman shot and killed a black teenager in St Louis on Wednesday, officers said, triggering a night of protests just miles from the site of another police shooting of another black youth in the suburb of Ferguson.
Offbeat | Associated Press | Wednesday October 8, 2014
The man was jailed on Sunday on a $25,000 bond and now could face up to 10 years in prison
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 4, 2014
Two policemen who were involved in the preparation of the chargesheet against BJP President Amit Shah over an alleged hate speech, which was rejected by a local court, have been transferred. Deputy Superintendent of Police (New Mandi Circle) Yogender...
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday September 28, 2014
Two police officers were shot at and one wounded late Saturday near the flashpoint city of Ferguson, Missouri where the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teen triggered race riots and national outrage.
World | Associated Press | Sunday September 28, 2014
Authorities say a police officer has been shot in Ferguson, Missouri - the U.S. city that has been the scene of unrest since the Aug. 9 shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed, black 18-year-old, by a white police officer.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 23, 2014
A car bomb suicide attack apparently targeting a brigadier in northwest Pakistan on Tuesday killed at least three people and wounded 13 others, police said, though the senior officer escaped unhurt.