Police Brutality

Kerala: Police refuse to book their officers who assaulted mobile shop owner, staff, despite CCTV footage

Kasaragod's Manjeshwar Police register case against seven officers only after court intervene

published on : 16th September 2021

Kerala: Police raid restaurant alleging Covid protocol violation, drag out and assault staff 

Police say the action was in response to the owners assaulting an officer but owners say eight CCTV cameras cover the restaurant, no camera captured the alleged assault

published on : 16th September 2021

Police harassment in Kerala: How, where to file a complaint against cops; is it legal to record police action?

Do you know the Kerala Police has no right to prevent public from lawfully making video record of any action or activity? Here is how citizens can deal with police highhandedness legally.

published on : 7th September 2021

Eda-Poda: Kerala police's culture of abuse is deep-rooted

The Kerala High Court admonition revives demand to make cops behave, prompts call for thorough training and strict monitoring

published on : 5th September 2021

‘Humiliated’ by police assault, man kills self in Odisha's Rourkela

Family claims Mukhi’s body was handed over to them without performing autopsy.

published on : 15th August 2021

Angered by 'custodial death' of youth, Bihar mob attack cops, woman constable killed

The mob indulged in heavy stone-pelting and fired gunshots in the air, leaving many police personnel injured.

published on : 24th July 2021

Kerala DGP orders extensive CCTV coverage in police stations to curb rights abuse

Acting on 2020 apex court order, the dept had already taken measures to install cameras 

published on : 19th July 2021

Man's death sparks tension in Nagpur locality; locals say police thrashed him, cops deny

The police contested the claim saying the man was riding the motorcycle under the influence of liquor and met with an accident.

published on : 8th July 2021

Haryana: Villagers, cops clash as 22-year-old dies after release from custody

The family further alleged the police had brutally beaten him up and he was only released after the officials were paid bribe.

published on : 13th June 2021

Thrashed by cops, mentally-challenged man succumbs to injuries in Karnataka

The police claimed that Roy attacked a constable on the main road, which led the police team to take him into custody. 

published on : 12th June 2021

Law enforcement struggles to recruit since killing of George Floyd

The wave comes as local lawmakers have pledged to enact reforms — such as ending the policies that give officers immunity for their actions while on-duty.

published on : 11th June 2021

Minneapolis braces for conclusion of George Floyd trial

Anything short of a guilty verdict, and the city -- where a few last winter snowflakes were still falling Monday -- could erupt with new violence. 

published on : 20th April 2021

Video of Floyd arrest may appear early at ex-cop's trial

Floyd was declared dead after Chauvin, who is white, pressed his knee against Floyd's neck for about nine minutes.

published on : 29th March 2021

'Friendly policing' unmasked as cops In Telangana's Sadashivpet thrash cabbie

The victim has been identified as Mohammad Javeed, a resident of Malchel village of Mominpet mandal in Vikarabad district.

published on : 24th March 2021