police brutality

260 Malians deported by Algeria allege police brutality

Some 260 Malians expelled from Algeria in a massive swoop against illegal African migrants arrived home Sunday to Monday accusing Algerian security forces of brutality and saying many had been hurt and some killed.

Dec 13, 2016, 02:36 AM IST
WATCH: Horrifying brutality! Couple thrashed mercilessly by cops inside police station in Mumbai

WATCH: Horrifying brutality! Couple thrashed mercilessly by cops inside police station in Mumbai

The victim couple had gone to register a case at Kandivali Police Station.

May 23, 2016, 10:32 AM IST
Police counted 1, 2, 3 and launched assault on us, alleges student

Police counted 1, 2, 3 and launched assault on us, alleges student

A number of other protesters, predominantly JNU and Delhi University students, also painted a grim picture of the police action against them.

Feb 01, 2016, 22:09 PM IST
Drunk UP policeman calls madrassa teacher 'terrorist', throws him out of train

Drunk UP policeman calls madrassa teacher 'terrorist', throws him out of train

In yet another example of police brutality and high-handedness, a madrassa teacher was thrashed by a drunk UP cop. Not only this, the cop also called the cleric a 'terrorist' as he was unable to show his identity card to prove his 'nationality'.

Dec 23, 2015, 13:45 PM IST

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!"

Nov 26, 2015, 03:34 AM IST

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.

Nov 01, 2015, 19:24 PM IST

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.

May 03, 2015, 23:02 PM IST

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.

Nov 02, 2014, 07:14 AM IST

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".

Oct 16, 2014, 01:26 AM IST

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.

Oct 05, 2014, 22:40 PM IST

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.

Jun 22, 2014, 21:14 PM IST

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.

Jan 14, 2014, 20:26 PM IST

Kenyan government sued for police brutality

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

Feb 16, 2013, 11:25 AM IST

Agitate against police brutality: Baba Ramdev

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

Jun 05, 2011, 08:59 AM IST

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.

Jun 05, 2011, 00:50 AM IST

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.

May 12, 2011, 20:16 PM IST

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.

Mar 07, 2010, 20:39 PM IST