KUALA LUMPUR: There were tears and shouts outside a magistrate’s court here after Insp S. Hare Krishnan was charged in connection with the death of N. Dhamendran while in custody.
KUCHING: Only three of the 231 cases of deaths in custody since 2000 resulted from police brutality, Deputy Home Minister Datuk Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar said.
PETALING JAYA: The comment by Deputy Inspector-General of Police Datuk Seri Mohd Bakri Zinin that it may not be necessary to set up an Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) to prevent police-lock-up deaths has drawn divided response from several quarters.
KUALA LUMPUR: There is no cover-up in the custodial death of N. Dhamendran, CID director Comm Datuk Hadi Ho Abdullah says.
PETALING JAYA: The Japanese Embassy in Malaysia fully supports the proposed coroner’s inquest into the death of Nobuhiro Matshushita.
PUTRAJAYA: The Enforcement Agency Integrity Commission (EAIC) has been urged to remove one of its members from its task force on custodial deaths if it is proven that he was involved in the fatal investigation of political aide Teoh Beng Hock.
KUALA LUMPUR: The improved standard operating procedures (SOPs) for lock-ups nationwide is expected to be implemented by the end of the month.
PETALING JAYA: Police will propose that there be an inquiry into the death of Japanese national Nobuhiro Matsushita who died while in a lock-up last week.
PETALING JAYA: The Cabinet’s proposal to set up a Coroner’s Court to probe custodial deaths has received the thumbs up from MCA.
PETALING JAYA: There is no record of Japanese detainee Nobuhiro Matsushita having entered and staying in the country before he was found dead of suspected suicide in a police lock-up in USJ 8, said Selangor deputy police chief Datuk A. Thaiveegan.
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