UK police get away with breaking the law
The recently long-awaited report on vast misconduct by British police sheds light on how the country’s officers are breaking the law themselves and getting away with it. These are the same British police forces who are supposedly protecting citizens from crime and supposedly enforcing the law themselves.
Iran criticizes intl. community’s silence over martyrdom of anti-smuggling police forces
Kazem Gharibabadi, secretary-general of the High Council for Human Rights, has criticized international bodies’ silence over the martyrdom of Iran’s police forces in the fight against criminals and armed smugglers.
TLP releases 11 police hostages in Pakistan amid anti-France protests
Eleven Pakistani police officers, who were taken hostage by supporters of a banned group during street protests in Lahore, have been released, authorities said.
Police Inspector Admits Gross Misconduct in Detention of Teenager
A police inspector who used unnecessary force against a teenage detainee and mocked him for crying in custody admitted gross misconduct.
Tear Gas Fired at ‘Yellow Vest’ Protesters in Lyon
Police in French city of Lyon fired tear gas as hundreds of 'Yellow Vest' protesters took to the streets on Saturday, despite a ban on demonstrations in the city center.
Portland, Oregon, Police Detains People Gathered in Downtown
Portland police Saturday night detained anti-police brutality protesters who had gathered downtown.
Two Officers Shot amid Breonna Taylor Protests in Louisville
Two police officers were shot in downtown Louisville, US state of Kentucky, on Wednesday night amid protests over the death of Breonna Taylor.
Protests in Pennsylvania Flood After Shooting Autistic Black Man
The streets of Lancaster, US state of Pennsylvania, were filled with Black Lives Matter activists, demanding “justice” for 27-year-old mentally incapacitated man, who was killed by police.
Iran, China Talks on Police Affairs
Iran's head of International Affairs of Police and Director General of Interpol Brigadier General Hadi Shirzad met and held talks with Chinese Ambassador to Iran Chang Hua.
Portland Protests Ignites Clashes between Journalists, Police
For nearly 100 days, reporters have been covering protests that often turn violent in Oregon’s largest city, and in the chaos, some journalists have been injured or arrested.