Bangladesh

Facts and Figures

Police-population ratio: 1:1073

Number of female police officers: 4804

Strength of police: 139,546

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Cops to restrict operation in plainclothes

Cops to restrict operation in plainclothes

On 05 May, 2014

The police high-ups yesterday decided that there would be no more civil

Rab to probe its men over Tk 6cr bribe, murder allegations

Rab to probe its men over Tk 6cr bribe, murder allegations

On 05 May, 2014

The Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) today formed a high-powered committee to investigate

Cops foil Hefajat procession in capital

Cops foil Hefajat procession in capital

On 05 May, 2014

Police today foiled a Hefajat-e Islam move to bring out a procession

2 cops, source held for abducting NGO official in Kurigram

2 cops, source held for abducting NGO official in Kurigram

On 02 May, 2014

Two police constables and their source were held on Thursday while distributing

Try lawmen involved in killings

Try lawmen involved in killings

On 02 May, 2014

The Human Rights Watch (HRW) has observed that the government should prosecute

SP, Rab commander, 2 OCs may be withdrawn

SP, Rab commander, 2 OCs may be withdrawn

On 02 May, 2014

The home ministry has recommended withdrawal of four law enforcement officials from

Satkhira Jamaat man dies in

Satkhira Jamaat man dies in 'cop firing'

On 30 Apr, 2014

A Jamaat-e-Islami activist was killed when police opened fire after coming under

War crimes probe agency seeks arrest power

War crimes probe agency seeks arrest power

On 30 Apr, 2014

Against the backdrop of the tendency on the part of the accused

310 opposition men killed, disappeared in 14 months: BNP

310 opposition men killed, disappeared in 14 months: BNP

On 29 Apr, 2014

The BNP today alleged that 310 of its leaders and activists were

Mother of one alleges law enforcers

Mother of one alleges law enforcers' apathy

On 29 Apr, 2014

After getting little response from law enforcers, a woman yesterday appealed to

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