Mohammad Jamil Khan | The Daily Star
  • Mohammad Jamil Khan

    Covers Militancy, Cross-Border Crime, Human Rights

  • It’s a risky job; we do it to ensure citizens’ safety

    Since its inception in 2006, Bomb Disposal Unit -- a specialised force of police trained to disarm bombs and other explosives devices -- has been
  • Ansar Al Islam leader had links with Hefajat

    The spiritual leader of Al-Qaeda-inspired militant outfit Ansar Al Islam had connections with Qawmi madrasa-based organisation Hefajat-e-Islam, said counterterrorism officials.
  • Provocative Speech: Cops to take action against such speakers

    Counterterrorism officers are preparing a list of extremist speakers making provocative speeches online and at public gatherings.
  • 313 identified as Hefajat’s donors

    Detectives claimed to have identified at least 313 donors, who used to finance Hefajat-e Islam that carried out violence across the country late last month protesting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Bangladesh.
  • ‘We try to ensure no one is denied justice’

    Formed in 2012, Police Bureau of Investigation (PBI) has earned a reputation for solving the seemingly unsolvable, “sensational” and difficult cases. This specialised unit conducts criminal investigations and digital forensic services by the order of court and Police Headquarters (PHQ). In an interview with The Daily Star, PBI chief, Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Banaj Kumar Majumder spoke about the organisation’s work process, achievements, challenges, constraints and future plans.