India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 1, 2015
Suspended police officer Amitabh Thakur has moved an application before a court in Lucknow for registering an FIR against Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav for allegedly threatening him with dire consequences on phone on July 10.
World News | Reuters | Friday July 31, 2015
A former University of Cincinnati police officer charged with murder in the shooting death of an unarmed black man was released on Thursday from jail on bond, according to the Hamilton County Clerk of Courts.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 30, 2015
Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) today issued notice to the Central and state governments on the petition moved by suspended IPS officer Amitabh Thakur challenging the appointment of Chairman, Police Recruitment and Promotion Board VK Gupta as the enquiry officer against him.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 30, 2015
A 40-year-old Nepali was arrested on Thursday for making a hoax call to the police under influence of alcohol, claiming that seven terrorists had entered Goa to unleash mayhem, an officer said.
World News | Reuters | Thursday July 30, 2015
A University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man has been charged with murder after a grand jury investigation, the Hamilton County prosecutor said on Wednesday.
World News | Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Tuesday July 28, 2015
A US police officer throwing peanuts at a man who was under arrest was filmed by security cameras and has provoked an investigation in Florida, according to local media reports.
India News | Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Tuesday July 28, 2015
Relatives and well-wishers throng the residence of Baljit Singh in Kapurthala, Punjab, after the police officer sacrificed his life yesterday, while fighting heavily armed terrorists in Dinanagar area of Gurdaspur district near the border with Pakistan.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 28, 2015
Three children drowned in a canal in Vaishali district of Bihar, a police official today said. Ravishankar Kumar (6), Dolly Kumari (5) and Soni Kumari (6) were playing along the canal's side yesterday evening when the ground beneath their feet gave away and they fell in the waterbody, Goraul Station House Officer Dilip Kumar said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 28, 2015
Baljit Singh, the police officer, who was killed in the gun-battle with terrorists in Gurdaspur district on Monday, was a son to a policeman who too was killed by terrorists in Punjab in 1984.
India News | Edited by Aashna Harjani (With inputs from IANS) | Tuesday July 28, 2015
A senior police officer, Baljit Singh, was shot dead on Monday morning while fighting terrorists in the Gurdaspur region on Punjab near the border with Pakistan. Seven people were killed in the attack.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 26, 2015
CBI today registered an FIR in Vyapam scam against 38 accused including former Officer on Special Duty of Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav for alleged irregularities in selection of police officers.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 24, 2015
Senior IPS officer Amitabh Thakur's complaint against Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav has been disposed off, police said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 24, 2015
The US teen who sparked an Internet sensation by building a small drone capable of firing a handgun, has been arrested and released on a $20,000 bond, police said Thursday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 23, 2015
A black woman who died in a Texas jail under suspicious circumstances was there only because she hurt the "ego" of an overzealous police officer, her family alleged Wednesday.
World News | David Montgomery, The New York Times | Wednesday July 22, 2015
Texas legislators who saw the video of Ms. Bland's July 10 traffic stop condemned the actions of the officer during her arrest.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 22, 2015
An African-American woman found dead in a Texas jailhouse after getting combative with a police officer during a routine traffic stop should not have been in custody, a state senator said Tuesday.
Delhi News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday July 20, 2015
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's use of the world "thulla" - slang for policemen - has incensed the Delhi Police and added bitterness to ties that have never been trouble-free.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 19, 2015
Firefighters in Greece on Saturday succeeded in bringing two large wildfires in Athens and the Peloponnese under control, but an off-duty police officer is believed to have died in the flames.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Sunday July 19, 2015
The husband of the woman who has accused senior police officer officer Amitabh Thakur of raping her has said there was no political pressure on them to file the case.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Friday July 17, 2015
On Sunday, moments after a police officer in Kerala posted her picture with popular southern actor Nivin Pauly on Facebook, it went viral. Merin Joseph, assistant commissioner of police, got thousands of 'likes', but far less admiring were media reports that alleged a violation of protocol.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 17, 2015
Suspended Uttar Pradesh police officer Amitabh Thakur has submitted his reply to the charge sheet slapped on him by the UP government accusing him of dereliction of duty, saying he never flouted rules and manuals and was "not at fault".
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 16, 2015
A gunman opened fire at a US military recruiting center in Tennessee on Thursday and at least one police officer was shot, the mayor of the city of Chattanooga said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 16, 2015
Ahmedabad Crime Branch has started investigations into a letter received by the police that threatened two women police officers who had probed into the alleged rape case against self-styled godman Asaram Bapu.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 16, 2015
An Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer, Godala Kiran Kumar, was arrested Wednesday night for allegedly siphoning off funds from the Siliguri-Jalpaiguri Development Authority (SJDA) while serving as its CEO, police said.