Talking to Zee News, a Jammu and Kashmir Police officer later said that a joint team of forces including 44 Rashtriya Rifles, CRPF and Pulwama Police recovered the IED after searching the vehicle. He added that security forces had received inputs about movement of the vehicle carrying IED 4-5 days ago. He said the bomb disposal squad was called to the spot as soon as the IED-laden car was spotted. … [Read more...] about J&K Police identifies owner of explosives-laden car used in foiled Pulwama attack case
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The Vanrai police on Friday have registered an FIR against 17 jawans of Maharashtra State Reserve Police Force (SRPF) posted in the city for allegedly not turning up for duty in the city during the lockdown. All of them have been already put under suspension by the SRPF for remaining absent. According to the complaint filed by SRPF official attached with group 8, owing to the lockdown due to the outbreak of a COVID-19 virus, the disaster management act has been imposed in the state. The complainant states that even after issuing the jawans notice to join the duty repeatedly, they did not do so. Hence, 17 jawans were suspended as per the protocol. The orders of their suspension have been sent to the concerned jawan via WhatsApp. However, even after suspension, they did not present themselves at the SRPF group's headquarters for inquiry as per the protocol. Hence, the orders of registering an FIR has been given. "The jawans have remained absent on duty and did not join the duty … [Read more...] about 17 SRPF jawan booked by Mumbai police for not turning up for duty
The State government has effected a reshuffle in the upper echelons of the police department. Dr. B. Sandhya IPS, Additional Director General of Police & Director, Kerala Police Academy, is transferred and posted as Additional Director General of Police (Training). … [Read more...] about Reshuffle in police dept.
Mass protests have erupted in the US following the latest police killing of an unarmed African American in Minneapolis, in the state of Minnesota. George Floyd, 46, died from apparent suffocation, as he lay on the ground handcuffed, whilst a police officer pressed his knee against Mr Floyd's neck. Mr Floyd, who police say was arrested on suspicion of forgery, can be heard to repeatedly say "I can't breath" in a video filmed by a bystander as onlookers can be heard calling for the officer to get off the victim's neck. … [Read more...] about US Police Must Be ‘Radically Defunded’ and Resources Diverted to Community Building, Professor Says
Indian intelligence has found more leads to such attacks being prepared and planned against the security forces. Nearly 4-5 IED attacks are being planned by a group of terrorists in Sopore, in Baramulla district and a vehicle-borne IED or suicide attack is also being planned on the stretch near Pantha Chowk, Srinagar, as per intelligence reports sourced by Sputnik. … [Read more...] about Hizbul Militant Owned Explosives-Laden Car Used in Kashmir Suicide Bombing Attempt – Indian Police
A militant, identified as Adil, who works for the Hizb and the Jaish, and two other militants of these outfits were behind the act. “They were planning the suicide attack on 17th of Ramadhan [Jang-e-Badr], but couldn’t do it due to our intensified operations against militants,” he said. The IGP complimented all the security agencies for the successful operation. … [Read more...] about Security forces avert car-bombing in Pulwama