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137 police officers transferred in Maharashtra

In a major reshuffle in the Maharashtra police department, the government has transferred 137 officers, including from the Indian Police Service (IPS) and the SP-level officers.

Apr 28, 2017, 15:52 PM IST

Four police officers shot in US cities

The suspect, who has been arrested, drove by and shot the officer after he had stopped another driver, Sanibel Police Chief Bill Tomlinson was quoted as saying.

Nov 21, 2016, 15:32 PM IST

Two Iowa police officers slain in ''ambush-style'' attacks

Two police officers were killed in a pair of "ambush-style" shootings around Des Moines, Iowa, early on Wednesday morning, and police are searching for a possible suspect, whose motives were unknown.

Nov 02, 2016, 19:25 PM IST

Liquor ban fallout! Bihar police officers refuse promotions, reject SHO postings

The district administration of Nalanda on Tuesday said it has initiated the process to impose a fine of Rs 5,000 on every household of Kailashpuri village as collective penalty for violating the prohibition law in Bihar.

Aug 09, 2016, 21:50 PM IST

Dallas gunman learned tactics at Texas self-defence school

The gunman who killed five police officers at a protest march had practiced military-style drills in his yard and trained at a private self-defence school that teaches special tactics, including "shooting on the move," a maneuver in which an attacker fires and changes position before firing again.

Jul 10, 2016, 11:20 AM IST

Slovakia deploys officers to police Hungary-Serbia border

Slovakia is sending 50 police officers to neighbouring Hungary to protect Schengen area borders between Hungary and Serbia amid the ongoing migration crisis.

Oct 21, 2015, 07:43 AM IST

France sends 120 extra police to secure Eurotunnel: Minister

 France`s interior minister said Wednesday that 120 additional police officers would be sent to Calais to secure the Eurotunnel site from migrants desperately trying to reach Britain.

Jul 29, 2015, 20:27 PM IST

NDA Govt posting Gujarat cops in CBI: Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh today questioned the "fairness" of CBI and accused the NDA government of posting police officers from Gujarat, the home state of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in the country's premier investigating agency.

Jul 22, 2015, 04:46 AM IST

Tops cops were discouraged from acting against 1984 rioters: Book

 Top police officers who undertook rare deterrent action against the killings on the streets of Delhi following the assassination of then prime minister Indira Gandhi on October 31, 1984 ran into a wall of disapproval from the police leadership, according to a new book.

Jul 05, 2015, 16:22 PM IST

No officer killed in Al Shabaab attack: Kenyan police

Kenyan police on Tuesday denied reports that Somalia`s Al Shabaab militant group on Monday night killed dozens of police officers during an ambush in a village in northeastern Garissa county.

May 26, 2015, 18:29 PM IST

Bomb kills two police in northeast Myanmar near China border

 Two police officers from an anti-narcotics task force were killed and three wounded when a bomb exploded in a volatile area of northeastern Myanmar near the border with China, a police official said on Monday.

Apr 13, 2015, 10:05 AM IST

Gunmen kill three police officers in Iran

Iranian state TV says gunmen have killed three police officers in southern Iran near the Iraqi border.

Apr 02, 2015, 18:57 PM IST

J&K govt effects transfers of bureaucrats, police officers

Days after being beset with various controversies, the recently formed Jammu and Kashmir government on Sunday took a major decision at a cabinet meeting here regarding transfer of bureaucrats and police officers.

Mar 15, 2015, 18:19 PM IST

Mexico detains 7 federal police for extortion

Mexican authorities detained on Thursday seven federal police officers accused of committing extortion in the border city of Matamoros, days after 13 other agents were held in a kidnapping case.

Mar 13, 2015, 07:56 AM IST

Two cops shot outside Ferguson police HQ after chief quits

Two police officers were shot early Thursday amid protests in the flashpoint American town of Ferguson over the treatment of blacks by the mainly white police force, a newspaper said.

Mar 12, 2015, 12:11 PM IST

Two police shot in Canada, suspect found dead

Two police officers were wounded in a shooting in Canada`s province of Alberta on Saturday and the suspect found dead after a manhunt, police said.

Jan 18, 2015, 07:45 AM IST

Two policemen injured after being hit by drunk driver in UK

Two police officers in the UK have been seriously injured after being hit by a car driven allegedly by a drunk woman.

Jan 05, 2015, 15:11 PM IST

Thousands gather for slain New York police officer's funeral

Tens of thousands of police and other mourners filled a New York City church and surrounding streets for the funeral on Saturday of one of two police officers ambushed by a gunman who said he was avenging the killing of unarmed black men by police.

Dec 27, 2014, 22:48 PM IST

19 killed in Islamist attack in Chechnya

10 police officers died and 28 were injured in Chechnya`s Grozny on Thursday as they battled an attack by heavily armed Islamist militants, the National Antiterrorism Committee said in a statement quoted by Russian news agencies.

Dec 04, 2014, 16:59 PM IST

Fire breaks out in special train of police officers near Siliguri

A fire broke out in a special train, which was carrying police officers deployed on election duty in Jammu and Kashmir, near Siliguri in West Bengal on Saturday.

Nov 22, 2014, 19:13 PM IST