Custodial death

Custodial death: HC breather for two former cops

The accused detained Rajendran of Kadakulam on the charge of robbery after a complaint filed by a private hospital in Kollam.

published on : 8th January 2020

Undertrial prisoner beaten to death inside Nagaland jail, five officials suspended

The victim, Yanbemo Mozhui, was arrested earlier in connection with an incident of assault on security guards at a bank branch in Bhandari town of Wokha district.

published on : 30th December 2019

Bombay HC orders trial of eight Railway Police personnels for custodial death of man

The high court was hearing a petition filed by the victim Angelo Valdaris' father, demanding that the accused policemen be charged with murder.

published on : 19th December 2019

Court acquits five cops in custodial death case

The accused persons, who were attached to Alappuzha South Police Station, on August 8, 1998, barged into the house of Thangal Kunju.

published on : 7th December 2019

Custodial death case transferred to CBI court in Kochi

As part of committal proceedings, the sensational Sampath custodial murder case was transferred from Ernakulam chief judicial magistrate court to the CBI court in Kochi.

published on : 24th November 2019

HC directs Kerala not to cremate Maoists killed in Palakkad encounter

The court passed the order on a petition filed by relatives of the Maoists seeking to quash the Palakkad Sessions Judge's order allowing the police to cremate the bodies of the two Maoists. 

published on : 5th November 2019

Remand prisoner dies, family alleges custodial torture

A remand prisoner lodged at Neyyattinkara special sub-jail died on Thursday while being taken to the Medical College Hospital.

published on : 1st November 2019

NCP moves Maharashtra rights body, seeks probe into Wadala custodial death case

The former Maharashtra minister alleged that there was also delay in providing medical treatment to Singh after he was beaten by the police while in custody.

published on : 31st October 2019

Probe ordered into man's custodial death in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi

50-year-old Satya Prakash Shukla's son has alleged that his father had consumed poison following police torture in connection with the loot of Rs 26 lakh from a bank employee.

published on : 30th October 2019

Five Mumbai cops suspended over custodial death of 26-year-old man 

Vijay Singh, a resident of Sion area who worked as a medical representative in a pharmaceutical firm, died after he was detained at the Wadala Truck Terminus police station.

published on : 30th October 2019

Man dies in police custody in UP,  family demands probe

Cops says Shukla allegedly consumed poison and was rushed to a hospital in Sultanpur, where he died during treatment. However, family members of Shukla alleged that he was tortured by the police.

published on : 29th October 2019

Five cops suspended over custodial death of 26-year-old man in Mumbai

The victim's friend, wh was with him at the of the incident, alleged that the duty officer and constables beat up the victim and did not even give him water when he asked for it.

published on : 29th October 2019

Custodial death: CB-CID likely to take over investigation

The family members of Balamurugan alleged foul play and claimed that the police department was responsible for his death.

published on : 29th October 2019

CB-CID to probe Madurai custodial death case?

Balamurugan was admitted in Government Rajaji Hospital on October 22 with knee injury. He was suffering from patella fracture and respiratory arrest.

published on : 29th October 2019

Cops told to take action on custodial death complaint

However, when the case was taken up for hearing on Friday afternoon, the government pleader submitted that Balamurugan was alive and receiving treatment at GRH.

published on : 27th October 2019
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