IGP

June 12, 2019
June 12, 2019

Take proper steps against ex-Sonagazi OC, IGP to cops

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammad Javed Patwary directs all concerned police officials to take proper legal action against former officer-in-charge (OC) of Sonagazi Police Station Moazzem Hossain.

March 27, 2019
March 27, 2019

Stay away from militancy, drug: IGP to children

Inspector General of Police Mohammad Javed Patwary asks all to stay away from militancy and drug abuse to build a prosperous Bangladesh.

March 13, 2019
March 13, 2019

'Drug addict policemen' to face dope test: IGP

Policemen would also face dope tests if suspected of being drug addicts, said Mohammad Javed Patwary, inspector general of Bangladesh police.

July 23, 2018
July 23, 2018

HC orders not using omitted section of Special Powers Act

The High Court directs the inspector general of police (IGP) to take necessary steps so that police do not record any case or arrest anybody under Section 16 (2) of the Special Powers Act.

February 2, 2018
February 2, 2018

Public safety top priority

Mohammad Javed Patwary, the new inspector general of police, yesterday said police will take highest measures within the law to ensure people's security and safety.

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.

November 11, 2017
November 11, 2017

IGP plays down abductions, disappearances

Inspector General of Police AKM Shahidul Hoque yesterday said abduction and enforced disappearances are nothing new in the country.

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.

May 7, 2016
May 7, 2016

Avijit’s father demands IGP’s resignation

Ajoy Roy, father of slain blogger and writer Avijit Roy, demands resignation of the inspector general of police as “he failed to protect people”.

April 18, 2016
April 18, 2016

Refrain from talks on Shafik Rehman’s arrest: IGP

Inspector General of Police AKM Shahidul Hoque urges people not to hold any discussion in the media over the arrest of journalist Shafik Rehman as an investigation is underway.