Swiss court upholds life sentence for Guatemalan ex-policeman

A Swiss appeals court on Monday confirmed a life sentence slapped on Guatemala's former police chief Erwin Sperisen for 10 murders committed in the Central American country.

Indonesian ex-policeman claims al Qaeda link

Mohammed Sofyan Tsauri had quit police force in 2008 to become a terrorist.

Japan picks ex-policeman for banking minister: Report

Japan`s incoming government has picked a 72-year-old veteran politician and former policeman to take charge of financial supervision in the world`s second-largest economy, public broadcaster NHK said on Tuesday.