Monday, July 15, 2024

Concern over deaths in police custody

Recent incidents of torture and deaths in police custody have triggered serious concern among people, and have also caused embarrassment among police administrators. Many in the service feel that the situation would not improve if police postings and promotions, based on political considerations, are not stopped. They said the image of the law enforcement agency

OC was ‘drunk’

Judicial probe says Khilgaon cops exhibited extreme negligence, unjust attitude in accusing a person Dhaka University student Abdul Kadar had been arrested and tortured in police custody on false allegations by a miscreant, said a judicial probe report submitted to the High Court yesterday. Referring to a witness’ deposition, it also said the officer-in-charge of ... Read more