Bangladesh Police

May 17, 2022
May 17, 2022

Jamaat-Shibir men attack cops from procession in Sylhet; OC, SI injured

Two policemen, including Sylhet Kotwali Police Station Officer-in-Charge, were injured after activists of Jamaat-e-Islami and its student wing Islami Chhatra Shibir attacked them in Sylhet city...

April 21, 2022
April 21, 2022

Did police do enough to quell the New Market clashes?

Three pedestrians were critically injured in the violence. Nahid Mia and Morsalin were among them.

April 20, 2022
April 20, 2022

Who will speak for the George Floyds of Bangladesh?

In the US, being Black or just a person of colour is enough to get one killed or arrested by a cop, merely for being at the wrong place at the wrong time—or even the right place at the right time.

April 19, 2021
April 19, 2021

5 Bagerhat policemen hurt in attack by Hefajat activists: police

Five policemen, including the officer-in-charge (OC) of Mollahat Police Station, were injured in an attack allegedly by Hefajat-e Islam activists in Bagerhat this morning.

November 24, 2020
November 24, 2020

Tazreen factory fire victims prevented from reaching Gono Bhaban by police

Police this morning barred the victims of the Tazreen Fashions factory fire when they tried to go to the capital’s Gono Bhaban from Jatiya Press Club to press home their three-point demand.

October 20, 2020
October 20, 2020

Police recover body of 2-year-old from Dhaka’s Hazaribagh

Police recovered body of a two-year-old from a bin of a building in Dhaka’s Hazaribagh area this morning.

October 11, 2020
October 11, 2020

Man arrested for raping speech-impaired niece in Brahmanbaria

Police have arrested a man for allegedly raping his 12-year-old speech-impaired niece in Ashuganj upazila of Brahmanbaria.

August 31, 2020
August 31, 2020

7 DIGs of police transferred

In a major reshuffle in the Bangladesh Police force, seven deputy inspectors general (DIGs), including two metropolitan police commissioners, were transferred today.

August 24, 2020
August 24, 2020

Recovery of Tk 80 lakh: ACC presses charges against suspended DIG of prisons

Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has pressed charges against Partha Gopal Banik, suspended deputy inspector general (prisons) of Sylhet division, in a case filed over the recovery of Tk 80 lakh...

August 11, 2020
August 11, 2020

Covid-19 claims life of cop

Another police personnel died with Covid-19 infection at Central Police Hospital in Dhaka early today.