Extrajudicial killing

Cops must be more careful

Law enforcers must be more careful so that extrajudicial killings do not take place, the High Court warned yesterday. “Everyone must be given the legal protection provided by the law,” it said.

October 28, 2015
October 28, 2015

‘Robber’ killed in Sundarbans ‘gunfight’

Alleged robber gang leader killed in what Rapid Action Battalion describes as gunfight at Bagerhat in the Sundarbans.

October 26, 2015
October 26, 2015

‘Robber gang leader’ killed in Rajbari ‘gunfight’

An alleged gang leader of a local robber group has been killed in what police described as gunfight in Goalondo Ghat upazila of Rajbari.

August 27, 2015
August 27, 2015

What about the other victims?

At last there is acknowledgement from the government party members that innocent people do get killed in “crossfire”. One wishes it had come sooner.

August 24, 2015
August 24, 2015

The lawmaker and the lawless

It was indeed refreshing and encouraging to find lawmaker Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh speaking out on extrajudicial killings.

August 10, 2015
August 10, 2015

‘Robber’ killed in ‘gunfight’ with Rajbari cops

An alleged robber has been killed in police custody in what cops say gunfight in Pangsha upazila of Rajbari district early today.

July 26, 2015
July 26, 2015

‘Drug trader’ killed in Ctg ‘gunfight’

An alleged drug peddler killed in “gunfight” with members of Rab in Chittagong Sadar upazila.

July 16, 2015
July 16, 2015

‘Gunfights’: 3 killed in Dhaka, Rangpur

Three people killed in separate “gunfights” with elite force Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) in Dhaka and Rangpur.

June 19, 2015
June 19, 2015

Kushtia ‘outlaw’ killed in shootout

Alleged outlaw of the Gono Mukti Fouz killed in a shootout with police in Mirpur upazila of Kushtia

March 30, 2015
March 30, 2015

‘Bandit leader’ killed in ‘gunfight’ with Khulna cops

Alleged chief of a forest bandit racket of the Sundarbans killed in 'gunfight' with police in Koyra upazila of Khulna.

February 28, 2015
February 28, 2015

Extrajudicial killing in the guise of mob-action

ON February 24 morning, the nation woke up to the news that bullet-ridden bodies of three boys were found in the city's Shewrapara area of Mirpur.

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