Police officer killed, reporter stabbed at Nigeria election rally

Explosion and gunfire rocked an election rally in southern Nigeria`s Rivers state on Tuesday, killing one police officer and injuring four others while a reporter covering the event was stabbed.

Brazilian professional surfer dies after being shot
Brazilian professional surfer dies after being shot

A Brazilian professional surfer has died after being shot outside his beach home by an off-duty police officer.

Two killed, 29 wounded in Brazil prison riot

A police officer and an inmate were killed and 29 prisoners wounded Monday in the latest riot to hit Brazil`s overcrowded prison system, authorities said.

Video of police officer singing Taylor Swift song goes viral
Video of police officer singing Taylor Swift song goes viral

A video of a police officer in the US singing along to Taylor Swift's 'Shake It Off' has attracted millions of viewers after the singer praised the video herself.

The Weeknd arrested for punching police officer

Singer The Weeknd, whose real name is Abel Tesfaye, was arrested in Las Vegas after allegedly punching a police officer. The cop was attempting to break up a fight involving the singer inside the Cromwell Hotel when he was hit, TMZ reported.

Gunman execute two New York police officers in Brooklyn

A black gunman executed two police officer of New York Police Department on Saturday and later killed himself.

Car kills two Delhi policemen during checking

A Delhi Police officer and a constable were killed when a car asked to halt for routine checking rammed into them, police said Sunday.

Gang-rape: Hockey player's brother, ex-cop's son get 10 yr jail

Three youth, including a brother of a national team hockey player and a son of an ex-police officer, have been jailed for 10 years by a Delhi court for kidnapping and gang-raping a 15-year-old girl in a moving car here.

California police fire gas after protesters hurl objects

Protesters in northern California hurled objects at police, who responded by firing gas for a second consecutive night, as demonstrations continued over the death of a black man after he was put in a chokehold by a police officer in New York.

West Ham United give James Tomkins community punishment
West Ham United give James Tomkins community punishment

West Ham United announced on Friday that they will make defender James Tomkins carry out work in the local community after he was found guilty of assaulting a police officer.

Randeep Hooda to play supercop once again?
Randeep Hooda to play supercop once again?

After playing an impatient police officer in 2013 film 'John Day' and a never-day-die cop in 'Kick' Bollywood actor Randeep Hooda will once again be seen donning khakhi uniform in his next film.

J&K police officer arrested for `molesting` teenager

A police officer has been arrested on charges of molesting a 13-year-old girl in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said Wednesday.

Police officer injured in CPM-Trinamool clash dies

An Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) of police, who suffered splinter injury during a clash between workers of Trinamool Congress and CPI-M, died in a private hospital Monday.

Egypt court signals death penalty for 12 accused of killing policeman

An Egyptian court signaled on Wednesday it wanted death sentences for 12 defendants charged with killing a police officer and belonging to a terrorist group, when it referred the case to the country`s highest religious authority.

Weapons of slain Assam police officer, PSO recovered

Huge quantities of arms and ammunition, including weapons of slain police officer Nityanand Goswami and his PSO, were recovered on Wednesday during an operation by police along the Assam-Meghalaya border.

Police officer suspended in Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir Police Friday suspended a station house officer (SHO) in Anantnag district for giving false information to the media about an alleged molestation in his area.

S.Africa police probe own officer after airport shooting

South Africa`s police watchdog Thursday launched a probe into a deadly shooting at Cape Town`s international airport after it emerged that the alleged gunman was a police officer.

Egypt police officer killed in new Cairo bomb blast

An Egyptian police officer was killed on Friday evening when a bomb targeting a traffic police kiosk in Cairo exploded, security officials said, the latest of such attacks.

Time to get past tensions and move on: US on ties with India

The US has said that it was time to get past the recent tensions with India and the two sides should move on, days after arrest of an American police officer at New Delhi airport for possessing bullets.

Gunmen kill Libyan police officer

Libyan security officials say attacks in the restive eastern city of Benghazi have killed a senior police officer and wounded his guard and another officer.