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Pakistan: Overhaul Abusive Police Force - Human Rights Watch

A police officer is framed by the architecture of Lahore's Badshahi Mosque while standing guard during a prayer session on Eid al-Adha November 7, 2011. © 2011 Reuters. (New York) – The Pakistani government should overhaul its police system that ...and more »

Pakistan police accused of illegally killing hundreds of suspects a year - The Guardian

Police often said criminal or terrorist suspects were shot after they resisted arrest or tried to ambush officers. Photograph: Rizwan Tabassum/AFP/Getty Images. Pakistan. Pakistan police accused of illegally killing hundreds of suspects a year. Senior ...and more »

Pakistani police may have murdered nearly 2000 people in extrajudicial killings - Mic

The majority of more than 2,000 people killed in 2015 by Pakistani police in alleged armed encounters may have been staged extrajudicial killings, Human Rights Watch warned in a report on police abuses published Monday. HRW found suspects are routinely ...and more »

Pak Police Routinely Violates Basic Human Rights: Report - NDTV

Islamabad: Police in Pakistan engages in human rights violations such as "arbitrary arrest, torture, extra-judicial killings and sexual violence," with religious minorities especially vulnerable to the "disgruntled and corrupt" officers of the force, a ...and more »

HRW: Pakistan's Police Abusing, Killing Suspects - Voice of America

A global rights defender has called for Pakistan to overhaul its Colonial-era police system, alleging it is filled with “disgruntled” and “corrupt” officers who commit abuses with impunity. The New York-based Human Rights Watch (HRW), while releasing ...and more »

Rights group says Pakistan's police commit widespread abuse - Daily Mail

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Human Rights Watch said Monday that Pakistan's corrupt and ill-equipped police system encouraged serious rights violations, including arbitrary arrests, torture and "encounter killings," in which police stage shootouts to kill ...and more »

Hundreds 'killed' by Pakistan police every year - TRT World

Last year alone, over 2,000 people were killed by police, many of them in illegal encounters where the attempted escape of victims was staged, a HRW report states. Pakistani police officers beat and arrest a lawyer after a clash between lawyers and ...and more »

HRW: Pakistani Police Commit Widespread Abuses - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

The HRW report said the Pakistani police force is filled with disgruntled, corrupt and tired officers who commit abuses with impunity. (file photo). Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on В Контакте · Share on Google+ · Email to a ...and more »

Rights group urges Pakistan to halt torture, killings by police - Deccan Chronicle

Law enforcement is left to police force filled with disgruntled, corrupt and tired officers who commit abuses with impunity, the group said. Human Rights Watch on Monday accused Pakistan's police of routinely carrying out extra-judicial killings ...and more »

HRW Documents Rights Abuses by Pakistan Police - News18

Police in Pakistan are guilty of widespread violations of human rights, including random arrests, torture and extra-judicial killings, a prominent rights group has alleged. Press Trust Of India. Updated:September 27, 2016, 1:21 PM IST. facebook Twitter ...and more »