Indian-American elevated as police chief in a Californian city

A veteran Indian-American police officer has been appointed the police chief of a Californian city.

US officials sued for black woman's death in prison

The family of a black woman who was found dead in a prison in the US has filed a lawsuit against the police officers who arrested her.

Manhunt after US police officer shot dead

A police officer was shot dead during a traffic stop in Memphis and a manhunt launched for the killer, Tennessee police said Sunday.

Kashmir Range DIG reviews security situation in Leh

A senior police officer today reviewed the overall security situation in the border district of Leh in Jammu and Kashmir.

Convicted Boston bomber could face state murder trial: Report

Convicted Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could stand trial on state charges for the murder of a police officer despite being on death row at a federal prison, a report said Saturday.

Bombs in southern Thailand kill one police officer, wound seven

Roadside bombs in southern Thailand killed one police officer and wounded seven members of the security forces in a region scarred by a long-running Muslim separatist insurgency, police said on Sunday.

New York's ''cannibal cop'' back in spotlight at appeals court

 The police officer, in lurid online conversations that would earn him the tabloid nickname "cannibal cop," said he had selected his kidnapping victim: Andria, a former college friend who lived in Ohio.

Two police officers shot dead in Mississippi: Reports

Two police officers were shot and killed Saturday in Mississippi and police are looking for a suspect, according to local media.

Baltimore protesters defy curfew after police officers charged

Numerous protesters were arrested for defying a curfew in Baltimore on Friday night, hours after six police were charged over the death of an African-American man who was in their custody.

The inspiring tale of Ratlam's Sonu Gujjar

Watch the inspiring story of how a girl from Ratlam, Sonu Gujjar rose to become the sarpanch of her village

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.