AKM Shahidul Hoque

January 28, 2018
January 28, 2018

Police need to serve people better

Outgoing Inspector General of Police AKM Shahidul Hoque has said police need to improve the quality of service in line with the expectations of the people.

May 24, 2016
May 24, 2016

No raid on highway without specific complaint: IGP

Inspector General of Bangladesh Police AKM Shahidul Hoque urges the law enforcers not to stop any vehicle on the highway in the name of raid without specific complaint.

March 20, 2016
March 20, 2016

UP polls: IGP warns of actions against muscle power

Actions will be taken, if anyone shows muscle power or violate the electoral code of conduct during the upcoming Union Parishad polls, says Inspector General of Police AKM Shahidul Hoque.

March 19, 2016
March 19, 2016

Cyber heist: IGP dwells on int’l agencies’ help

Inspector General of Police AKM Shahidul Hoque has said if needed, help would be sought from the international agencies dealing with money laundering, for unveiling the clue to the $101 million cyber heist at Bangladesh Bank.

October 7, 2015
October 7, 2015

Cops claim 15 IS suspects' arrest

Since September last year, police claim to have arrested about 20 suspected Islamic State members, militants having contacts or trying to establish link with the terrorist outfit.

August 23, 2015
August 23, 2015

IGP justifies ‘gunfights’

Inspector General of Police AKM Shahidul Hoque justifies the recent “gunfights” saying law enforcers have the right to self-defence.

June 15, 2015
June 15, 2015

Opinion: IGP’s big leader formula

The IGP has not only revealed how politicised he was, he also revealed the nexus between the cops and lawbreaking ruling party men.

April 22, 2015
April 22, 2015

Savar heist: BB urges IGP to ensure banks’ security

A day after the Savar bank robbery, Bangladesh Bank Governor Atiur Rahman writes a letter to the inspector general of police (IGP), urging him to ensure security of all the branches of the banks across the country.

March 14, 2015
March 14, 2015

Law enforcers didn’t arrest Salahuddin: IG

IGP AKM Shahidul Hoque says no law enforcement agency has arrested BNP leader Salahuddin