custodial torture

Youth alleges torture by police, locals defend cops

In the complaint, Mishra stated that he was riding his motorcycle when he had an accident with a car on November 17.

published on : 25th November 2022

Forest department launches inquiry into custodial torture at Kerala's Kadamanpara

The Thenmala police have launched an investigation into the incident.

published on : 21st November 2022

Farmer tied up, tortured at forest station

The police said the incident occurred around 5pm when Sandeep was coming in an autorickshaw from Kadamanpara after farming activities.

published on : 20th November 2022

Kilikollur custodial torture: Soldier, brother move Kerala HC to quash case

According to them, they were mercilessly beaten up by the police.

published on : 13th November 2022

Man caught with drugs worth Rs 100 crore dies in NCB custody

The sleuths seized 48.3 kg of unprocessed amphetamine, which, sources said, was worth Rs 100 crore, from his car. 

published on : 23rd October 2022

Custodial torture of brothers: Four cops suspended in Kerala 

They were allegedly summoned to the police station to complete the bail process for four people arrested in a drug case.

published on : 21st October 2022

Kerala: Congress-led UDF, ruling Left front condemn thrashing of brothers in police custody

The Opposition Congress-led UDF and the ruling Left front deprecated the conduct of the Kerala police.

published on : 20th October 2022

CB-CID nabs three in Arupukottai murder case, rules out custodial torture claims

The case was initially registered at Aruppukottai Town police station before being transferred to the CB-CID.

published on : 19th October 2022

Assam police personnel suspended for assaulting civilians

Several organisations had launched a protest in Demow and Moran demanding the arrest of police officers and civilians involved in the incident.

published on : 16th October 2022

Karnataka: Tribal man in foresters' custody dies of suspected torture in HD Kote

An incident of the death of a tribal man in the custody of forest department staff and officials has sent shock waves across Mysuru district.

published on : 13th October 2022

Idamalayar custodial torture: IFS couple summoned for questioning

Aji allegedly sustained spinal injuries during the third-degree interrogation, which took place at the forest department headquarters at Vazhuthacaud.

published on : 11th October 2022

Karnataka: Was illegally detained, tortured by cops, says man; police deny charges

The complainant, A Rajesh, resident of RR Layout in Vijinapura, has written to DG&IGP Praveen Sood and Bengaluru Police chief Pratap Reddy in this regard.

published on : 30th September 2022

Chennai youth dies, kin allege custodial torture 

According to Otteri police sources, M Akash, a history-sheeter from Ayanavaram, was picked up for questioning on September 21 and was sent home the same night.

published on : 30th September 2022

Sathankulam custodial death: Trial court gets four more months

The Madurai Bench of Madras High Court on Monday granted four months to the trial court to complete trial in the Sathankulam custodial death case.

published on : 30th August 2022

Sathankulam custodial torture case: CBI files supplementary chargesheet

The CBI filed a supplementary chargesheet in Sathankulam custodial death case in Madurai district court on Friday.

published on : 13th August 2022

Sathankulam custodial torture case: Suo motu proceedings closed

Citing that the trial was underway, a Bench comprising Justices PN Prakash and R Hemalatha had recently closed all the impleading petitions filed in connection with the incident.

published on : 11th August 2022

Kerala man who stood up to cops alleges custodial torture

A Chirakkuni man who was taken into custody after he objected to the police’s direction to him and his wife to leave Thalassery Pier at night on July 5 said he was tortured by the officers.

published on : 13th July 2022

Two cops booked for torturing Delhi woman thief in custody

She alleged that the incident took place around 3pm on June 30 in a room in the police station.

published on : 9th July 2022

Notice to TN on petition seeking action against cops for ‘torturing’ man

The police abused and threatened him, after which he set himself ablaze near an Ambedkar statue next to the Tallakulam police station.

published on : 29th June 2022

23-year-old died due to custodial torture: Kin

A case under Section 174 (suspicious death) of the CrPC was registered. Further investigation is on and the postmortem report is awaited.

published on : 26th June 2022
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