11 arrested for pelting stones at police station

Bikaner: Eleven persons, including two CPI(M) leaders, were arrested on Sunday in connection with stone pelting at a police station here during a protest over a custodial death in April, police said.

50 injured in clashes in Bengal over custodial death in UP

Fifty people, including 23 policemen, were injured in clashes with demonstrators who blockaded a national highway to protest a school teacher`s custodial death in Azamgarh in Uttar Pradesh.

Man dies in custody, magisterial probe ordered

A 42-year-old man died within hours of being taken into custody by police following which a magisterial inquiry was ordered into the incident and two policemen suspended.

Five policemen suspended for custodial death in TN

Tamil Nadu government on Monday suspended five policemen attached to the Government Railway Police, Villupuram, in connection with the custodial death of an accused on May 7 and announced a cash relief of Rs five lakh to the victim`s family.

Man dies after beating in Ghaziabad`s Loni police station

A man died of his injuries after being beaten by police in Ghaziabad district, a police official said Saturday, adding a case has been filed against the guilty policemen.

Pakistan SC angered by death of prisoners in custody

Pakistan`s Supreme Court today ordered the arrest of those responsible for enforced disappearances.

Man dies in police custody; SI suspended

A 50-year old man, arrested for allegedly selling banned lottery tickets, died in police custody in the district today.

Four cops suspended, booked for BSP activist`s custodial death

A BSP activist died allegedly in police custody in Saharanpur district, following which four policemen were suspended and booked under murder charges.

Prisoner dies in Kannauj jail, family alleges torture

Two days after inmate`s suicide sparked violence in Kannauj prison, 37-year-old prisoner died in the district jail here under mysterious circumstances, with family alleging it was a custodial death.

J&K govt orders probe into custodial death

Jammu and Kashmir government has ordered a magisterial probe into the custodial death of a man detained in connection with the mysterious death of his wife in Udhampur district, police said.

Custodial death sparks protests in Ramnagar

Protests broke out in Ramnagar of Udhampur over alleged suicide by a man at a police station where he was being detained in connection with his wife`s death under mysterious circumstances.

Convict`s death sparks off protest by jail inmates

Suspecting foul play in the death of a convict in a division jail in Bihar`s Nawada district on Thursday, fellow prisoners raised slogans prompting the jail officials to mobilise manpower to bring the situation under control.

Two Delhi cops suspended for custodial death

A Delhi Police sub-inspector and a constable were suspended for the death of a man after allegedly being thrashed in police custody.

Indian family wins civil suit against Malaysia

In a landmark ruling, a Malaysian court on Wednesday found the police and government liable for the death of a young ethnic Indian in custody in 2009 and awarded USD 267,500 in damages to the victim`s family.

Custodial death in Jaunpur, police orders probe

A 40-year-old man died due to excessive beating in police custody in Chandwak police station area here on Friday, his family members alleged.

Custodial death: SC to hear WB’s govt`s plea against CBI

The Supreme Court today agreed to hear West Bengal government`s plea challenging the Calcutta High Court order for a CBI investigation into the alleged custodial death of a Trinamool Congress worker.

Man dies in custody, eight policemen suspended

Eight police personnel have been suspended after an alleged auto thief died in police custody in Uttar Pradesh, police said.

Man dies in police custody, 3 cops suspended

A man Monday died in police custody following which three policemen were suspended and an FIR has been registered against them.

Custodial death in Bharatpur, SHO suspended

A kidnapping and rape accused allegedly committed suicide in a police station in Bharatpur district prompting police authorities to suspend the SHO.

Court orders CBI probe into Dhaniakhali custodial death

Calcutta High Court on Monday ordered a CBI investigation into the alleged custodial death of a youth in the Dhaniakhali police station area in Hooghly district.