Youth dead in custody, police station set on fire

A youth died in police custody, triggering a mob frenzy which led to the setting on fire a police station, 50 km from here, in Odisha`s Khurda district.

Explanation from J&K police in custody death case

The action came after NHRC received a complaint from an activist about the incident.

Youth dies in police custody, J&K govt orders probe

A youth arrested on charges of theft died in police custody allegedly due to torture
prompting the Jammu and Kashmir government to order a magisterial probe and shunt out the Station House Officer.

HC dismisses govt appeal in custody death case

Kerala High court Friday dismissed an
appeal by the state government challenging a single judge`s
direction to hand over investigation of a custody death case to the CBI.

Custody death: Govt challenges court decision on CBI probe

Kerala Government today filed an
appeal in the High Court challenging a single judge`s
direction to hand over investigation into the case relating to
the custodial death of a murder accused to CBI.

Govt asked to pay Rs 5 lakh after man killed in police custody

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has asked the Jammu and Kashmir government to pay a monetary relief of Rs five lakh to the family of a person who died after being tortured in the custody of state police six years ago.