Indonesia police shoot dead four men after attack on Riau HQ

By Fransiska Nangoy JAKARTA, May 16 : Indonesian police shot dead four men on Wednesday after they used samurai swords to attack officers at Riau police headquarters in Pekanbaru, Sumatra, a police spokesman said. The men had driven their car into the police yard before getting out to stage the attack, Setyo Wasisto, national police […]

Punjab Govt asks ECI to shift SHO Bajwa; SSP Bhullar indicts SHO in his inquiry report

DW Bureau | Chandigarh The Punjab Government on Wednesday requested the Election Commission of India (ECI) to shift the Mehalpur SHO, listing out several instances of alleged ‘misconduct’ on his part following an inquiry report submitted by Jalandhar (Rural) SSP Gurpreet Singh Bhullar, it is learnt. The SHO, Parminder Singh Bajwa shot to limelight a […]

New York police shoot black man holding pipe after reports he had firearm

By Alex Dobuzinskis Undated, Apr 5 : New York police officers on Wednesday shot to death a black man who pointed a metal pipe at them, after responding to emergency callers who said the man was aiming a firearm at pedestrians, a police official said. The man took a two-handed shooting stance and pointed an […]

Rising tension at protests over killing of black man in California

By Bob Strong SACRAMENTO, Calif., Apr 1 : Tensions mounted over the fatal police shooting of an unarmed Sacramento, California, black man when a protester sustained minor injuries when struck by a sheriff’s patrol car that was under attack by demonstrators, authorities said on Sunday. About 150 people demonstrated in Sacramento on Saturday night to […]

Rising tension at protests over killing of black man in California

By Bob Strong SACRAMENTO, Calif., Apr 1 : Tensions mounted over the fatal police shooting of an unarmed Sacramento, California, black man when a protester sustained minor injuries when struck by a sheriff’s patrol car that was under attack by demonstrators, authorities said on Sunday. About 150 people demonstrated in Sacramento on Saturday night to […]