Death of man in police custody sparks riots in Egypt

The news prompted hundreds to take to the streets in protest, chanting: "The police are thugs!"

Scotland Yard apologises to Sikhs over London protest

Twenty arrests were made on October 22 during a demonstration in London against police brutality in Punjab.

Ethiopian Israelis protest against `police brutality`

Thousands of Ethiopian Israelis protested in central Tel Aviv on Sunday against alleged police brutality and institutionalised discrimination, an AFP correspondent said.

Six injured as protests erupt in France over police brutality

Nantes: Violent protests broke out today in two French cities against alleged police brutality, leaving at least six injured.

Hong Kong justice minister vows impartiality on police brutality

Hong Kong's Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen said Wednesday that any prosecution arising from police brutality would be handled impartially and said electoral rights in the city should be subject to "reasonable restraint".

Police brutality: Man accused under Arms act dragged to court in chains in MP

In a shocking case of police brutality in Madhya Pradesh, some police officers of Gandhi Nagar area on Saturday were caught on camera at a district court here dragging an undertrial man, only in his undergarments, inside the court premiss.

Minor boy tortured by police battles for his life in hospital

Vasai MLA Vivek Pandit complained to Maharashtra Home Minister R R Patil and demanded instant action against five Thane policemen who allegedly tortured a 16-year-old tribal, who is battling for his life in a Bhiwandi hospital.

UP police brutality in Firozabad: 4 cops suspended, NCW to send notice

The National Commission for Women (NCW) has said it will send a notice to the Uttar Pradesh police seeking an explanation on the police brutality.

Kenyan government sued for police brutality

The Kenyan government is being sued for police brutality in the violence following the 2007 election.

Agitate against police brutality: Baba Ramdev

Baba Ramdev, however, asked his followers not to retaliate violently.

Footage on alleged police brutality in Forbesganj

A youth was allegedly beaten up by a policeman when he was lying in an unconscious state in a field in Forbersganj Industrial Area in Bihar`s
Araria district where four persons were killed in police firing.

Congress slams ‘brutal, barbaric’ use of force on farmers, demands probe

Slamming the brutal treatment of farmers in Noida village, Congress on Thursday demanded a probe into the atrocities committed by the police.

PCI panel`s hearing into `police brutality` on scribes begins

An Assessment Committee
constituted by the Press Council of India (PCI) on alleged
police brutality against mediapersons in Osmania University
here held its hearing Sunday.