law enforcer

Ensuring accountability for fair law enforcement

While police officers are, and should continue to be, held personally responsible for their actions, considerable responsibility rests with the police department and the government to ensure that sound, effective system exists for misconduct by individual officers to be reported, investigated, and dealt with fairly.

June 19, 2016
June 19, 2016

5 fake detectives held in Dhaka

Law enforcers claims to have arrested five fake members of Detective Branch of police along with a pistol and a revolver from Dhaka.

October 31, 2015
October 31, 2015

Ensuring accountability for fair law enforcement

While police officers are, and should continue to be, held personally responsible for their actions, considerable responsibility rests with the police department and the government to ensure that sound, effective system exists for misconduct by individual officers to be reported, investigated, and dealt with fairly.

May 14, 2015
May 14, 2015

Why not forming taskforce to address rights violation by cops: HC

High Court asks government to explain why it should not direct to form a permanent task force to address the incident of violation of human rights by law enforcers.

April 16, 2015
April 16, 2015

Probe sexual assault during Baishakh celebration: HC

The High Court directs the authorities concerned to investigate the incidents of sexual assault on women on the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday evening during the Pahela Baishakh celebration.

March 31, 2015
March 31, 2015

EC’s ‘nod not needed’ for arrest

While answering a question from the media, The Election Commissioner Shah Nawaz say law enforcers do not need to take permission from Election Commission (EC) to arrest anyone.

March 22, 2015
March 22, 2015

15 police officers transferred

The government transferred 15 police officers to different positions in the latest reshuffle.

March 20, 2015
March 20, 2015

‘Man behind Gulshan blast’ arrested

Law enforcers claim to have arrested one of the prime accused of the February 16 blast on the rally of Shipping Minister Shajahan Khan at Gulshan.

March 20, 2015
March 20, 2015

Salahuddin not found in Gaibandha

Law enforcement agencies remain in the dark about the whereabouts of BNP leader Salahuddin Ahmed who was claimed to have been arrested by plainclothes police from a residence of Uttara in Dhaka

March 8, 2015
March 8, 2015

Govt mulls ‘special unit to tackle hartal violence’

The government has plans to form a specialised unit of law enforcers to combat subversive activities during the ongoing blockade and hartal enforced by the BNP-led 20-party alliance.