Cops Torture | The Daily Star
  • A life story altered in cop brutality

    The story of Al Amin Hossain Rubel could have been a happy one, and the stage was all set for that too. Friday was supposed to be his

  • OC closed over tea seller's death

    The officer-in-charge of Shah Ali Police Station was closed yesterday in connection with the death of a tea vendor, who had suffered severe burns in an incident involving police.

  • Rapid Action Battalion, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Uttara, Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB)

    3 Uttara cops suspended for ‘extortion’

    Three cops including a sub-inspector of Uttara Pashchim Police Station are suspended over allegation of harassing a businessman and taking extortion money from him on Sunday night.

  • Writ filed for judicial probe

    The one-member committee formed to probe the alleged police torture on Bangladesh Bank official Golam Rabbi has submitted its report without any recommendations.

  • Rabbi now 'threatened'

    The Bangladesh Bank official, who was tortured by police on January 9, has allegedly received "indirect threats" to refrain from seeking

  • A forceful message

    IT is indeed heartening to see justice finally meted out to Md Helal Uddin, who as the OC of Khilgaon Police station picked up Abdul Kadar, a meritorious Dhaka University student, tortured him in custody and later tried to arrest him on trumped-up charges.