Bangladesh

Facts and Figures

Police-population ratio: 1:1073

Number of female police officers: 4804

Strength of police: 139,546

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2 Rab men testify on 7-murder

2 Rab men testify on 7-murder

On 24 Jul, 2014

Two members of Rapid Action Battalion yesterday testified before a Narayanganj court

184 rape cases in two months

184 rape cases in two months

On 24 Jul, 2014

In the last two months, 184 women and children had been raped

Cops needed Tk 10 lakh

Cops needed Tk 10 lakh

On 24 Jul, 2014

Dhanmondi police have allegedly tortured a college student in their custody so

Letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Re: Bangladesh Rapid Action Battalion

Letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Re: Bangladesh Rapid Action Battalion

On 21 Jul, 2014

Dear Prime Minister, We are writing to urge you to disband the Rapid

Wife sues Mirpur cops - Court orders judicial probe

Wife sues Mirpur cops - Court orders judicial probe

On 21 Jul, 2014

A Dhaka court yesterday ordered a judicial enquiry into the custodial death

Clash at Cox

Clash at Cox's Bazar - 14 policemen face action

On 21 Jul, 2014

At least 14 policemen have been either closed or suspended over pro-Awami

Ramna OC, another sued for extorting trader

Ramna OC, another sued for extorting trader

On 24 Jun, 2014

Ramna Model Police Station chief and a sub-inspector were sued yesterday on

Checking discri-mination, legally

Checking discri-mination, legally

On 24 Jun, 2014

The Law Commission has asked the government to enact measures against discrimination

Arrest perpetrators ignoring political affiliations

Arrest perpetrators ignoring political affiliations

On 24 Jun, 2014

Bihari community leaders yesterday demanded arrest of those who were behind the

Beyond N’ganj: RAB, party hypocrisy and impunity

Beyond N’ganj: RAB, party hypocrisy and impunity

On 12 Jun, 2014

WHO said this about RAB? ‘These forces have been given so much power

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