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Jul 17, 2018
Aam Aadmi Party targets Delhi Police over minor girl's death at police post, asks Rajnath Singh to fix responsibilityThe ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) said on Monday that the alleged suicide of a 17-year-old girl at a police post in West Delhi was a "custodial death" and urged Home Minister Rajnath Singh to fix responsibility of Delhi Police officials
Apr 18, 2018
Kerala sets up five-member medical panel to ascertain cause of 26-year-old man's death in custodyThe Kerala government has set up a five-member medical board to ascertain the real cause of a 26-year-old man's death after alleged police torture
Apr 15, 2018
Kerala police suspend seven personnel over Sreejith 'custodial death' case, but uncomfortable questions lingerBowing to public outcry, the Kerala police have suspended seven policemen over the suspected custodial death of Sreejith. However, the case remains murky.
Apr 12, 2018
Unnao rape case handed over to CBI; FIR to be filed against BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh SengarThe Unnao rape case, in which a BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar and his brothers are accused of gang raping a young woman in Unnao, lurched forward midnight Wednesday as the Uttar Pradesh government led by Yogi Adityanath decided to hand over the case to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). In addition, an FIR will be filed against Sengar and others on the basis of a special probe team's report submitted to the state government Wednesday.
Apr 11, 2018
Kerala custodial death: Mistaken identity behind Sreejith's suspected killing; Human Rights Commission calls act 'inhumane'Sreejith's case shows that Kerala police seem to be under the grips of a malignant trend –to willfully resort to physical abuse with brute force on citizens
Jan 18, 2018
Khwaja Yunus custodial death: Key witness identifies four Mumbai policemen who assaulted undertrialA key witness in the Khwaja Yunus custodial death case told a sessions court in Mumbai that he had seen four policemen assaulting Yunus in police lock-up.
Nov 25, 2017
Kotkhai rape and murder: CBI files chargesheet against eight police officers in custodial death of accusedCBI filed charge sheet against 8 police personnel, in connection with the custodial death of an accused in rape-murder case of a minor in Kotkhai on 4 July.
Aug 14, 2017
Shimla schoolgirl rape and murder: Scheduled Castes Commission says police 'trying to hush up' caseThe National Commission for Scheduled Castes has reprimanded the police for "trying to hush up" a case of alleged rape and killing of a schoolgirl.
May 05, 2016
Bombay HC asks Maha govt to implement law to facilitate probes into custodial deathsThe Bombay HC asked the Maha govt to implement a law which requires authorities to immediately inform a judicial magistrate about custodial deaths in order to facilitate a probe.
Sep 22, 2015
Six Delhi policemen to be tried for alleged custodial death of a man in 2014Following a Delhi court's order, charges of murder and kidnapping will be framed against six policemen on Wednesday.