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  • 8 held for funding militancy, money laundering

    Criminal Investigation Department (CID) claims to have arrested eight members of an organised criminal gang from Ramna area of Dhaka for allegedly funding militants through an NGO and money laundering.

  • Drug khat seized in Chattogram

    1,600kg 'Khat' seized at Dhaka airport

    Criminal Investigation Department (CID) seizes 16,00 kilogrammes of Khat, a new psychoactive substance (NPS) drug, at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport, Dhaka.

  • Question leak racket busted

    They targeted all sorts of public exams and recruitment tests. In the last five to six years, this organised question paper leak gang struck numerous deals with job and admission seekers in exchange of hefty sums, and helped many to cheat their way into universities and jobs.

  • DU question paper leaked thru’ printing press

    The question papers of Dhaka University “Gha unit” admission test for the year 2015 and 2016 were leaked through a printing press on Indira Road which allegedly printed the question papers.

  • Bangladesh Police Superintendent Promotion in 2018

    11 CID men took Tk 45 lakh bribe from businessman

    Eleven members of the Criminal Investigation Department took Tk 45 lakh in bribes from the owner of a recruiting agency in the city's Fakirapool last month, a police probe has found.

  • Communications device

    8 DU students held for ‘admission test forgery’

    Detectives arrest nine students, including eight of Dhaka University, in connection with their alleged involvement in admission test forgery.

  • Bangladesh High Court

    HC asks IGP to conduct probe against CID inspector

    The High Court directs the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to conduct a departmental inquiry into the incident that an inspector of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of Satkhira police called a fish businessman to his office despite having no specific case against the businessman.

  • Militancy financier held in Habiganj: CID

    Police claim to have arrested one of the financiers of militancy in Bangladesh. A team of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) arrested Mostaq Kha, the alleged financier of militancy, in Habiganj.

  • Tonu’s 2nd autopsy finds evidence of ‘sexual assault'

    The second autopsy of Comilla college student Sohagi Jahan Tonu finds evidence of sexual intercourse. First autopsy report however did not find any evidence of rape.

  • Sohagi Jahan Tonu

    CMCH board gets Tonu’s full DNA report

    Law enforcers submit to the Comilla Medical College Hospital the full report of DNA test on murdered college student Sohagi Jahan Tonu.

  • Evidence of rape found, finally

    Sohagi Jahan Tonu was raped before she was murdered.

  • Sohagi Jahan Tonu

    Tonu murder: DNA test finds evidence of rape

    Investigators found evidence of rape after DNA test on slain Comilla college student Sohagi Jahan Tonu, a CID official confirms.

  • CID to investigate evidence of Kalabagan twin murder

    A Dhaka court allows Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of police to conduct tests of 10 evidence in connection with the murder of LGBT magazine editor Xulhaz Mannan and his friend Mahbub Rabbi Tonoy in Dhaka’s Kalabagan area.

  • Tonu murder: 4 more interrogated

    A team of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) interrogates four people over the killing of college girl Sohagi Jahan Tonu.

  • BB fund heist: CID team to visit Philippines tomorrow

    A three-member team of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) will visit Philippines tomorrow night to coordinate with Philippine authorities on the money-laundering case over heist at Bangladesh Bank reserve account.

  • CID team visits Tonu murder spot

    A team of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) visits the spot in Mainamati Cantonment area where the body of Comilla Victoria college student Sohagi Jahan Tonu was found.

  • FBI to assist CID to identify hackers

    Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is to team up with Bangladesh police’s Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to investigate the cyber heist at Bangladesh Bank’s account with New York’s Federal Reserve Bank.

  • AKM Shahidul Hoque

    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.

  • Int’l trafficking gang member held in Dhaka

    Criminal Investigation Department (CID) arrests a member of an international human trafficking and abduction gang and recovered Tk 3 lakh from him at Dhaka’s Jatrabari area.