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    Court orders Feni police to investigate case against 11 cops

    United News of Bangladesh . Feni | Updated at 02:42pm on November 04, 2020

    A Feni court on Tuesday ordered the district’s police chief to investigate a case filed against 11 policemen, including the former officer-in-charge of Chhagalnaiya police...

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    Who lives, who dies, who decides?

    Shahidul Alam | Updated at 12:00am on October 15, 2020

    ‘PAPA, are you crying?’ were the last words popular Awami League councillor Akramul Haque’s daughter had said to him. The family then heard the gunshots....

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    Police reforms, independent complaint commission needed

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 30, 2020

    THE growing involvement of the police in crimes of various sorts — trading in drug substances, extortion, arrest on false charges, custodial torture and killing...

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    Victims’ cries don’t reach govt: Fakhrul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:13am on August 27, 2020

    Opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Wednesday said that extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances were taking place unabated as the...

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    Inquiries against Pradeep, Liyakat, 28 others ordered

    Muktadir Rashid with Ferdous Ara in Chattogram | Updated at 12:10am on August 27, 2020

    Two courts in Cox’s Bazar and Chattogram asked the police to launch separate inquiries against 19 policemen, including the then Teknaf police officer-in-charge Pradeep Kumar...

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    8 cops sued for framing 4, demanding extortion

    Staff Correspondent . Chatotgram | Updated at 12:19am on August 20, 2020

    A case was filed in Chattogram on Wednesday against eight police officers allegedly for falsely incriminating four business persons, threating them with deaths in crossfire...

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    7 OCs withdrawn since Sinha killing

    Iqbal Mahmud | Updated at 12:05am on August 16, 2020

    Allegations of torture, extortion, intimidation, crossfire threats and extrajudicial killings have been surfacing against many police officers since the killing of former army major Sinha...

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    Extrajudicial killings on violating High Court ban

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 11:49pm on August 15, 2020

    Extrajudicial killings in reported incidents of crossfire or gunfight go unabated in violation of a High Court order passed in 2009 to stop such killings...

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    Five cops sued for extortion with ‘crossfire’ threat

    Our Correspondent . Brahmanbaria | Updated at 12:38am on August 13, 2020

    Five more police members were sued on allegation of extortion by threating of ‘crossfire’ on Wednesday with Akhaura senior judicial magistrate court of Brahmanbaria. Victim...

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    Murder case filed against OC Pradeep, 28 others

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:36am on August 13, 2020

    Hamida Akter, widow of salt trader Abdus Sattar, who was killed in a reported crossfire in 2017, on Wednesday filed a complaint with Maheskhali judicial...