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September 27, 2018

September 27, 2018: Pakistan Supreme court forms committee to investigate after 10-year old Amal Umer’s death

SITUATION Karachi Police, Pakistan admitted that the 10-year old girl was shot dead during a police encounter with robbers in Defence on August 13, 2018 was killed by police fire. During a shootout between cops and suspected robbers in the Defence neighborhood a 10-year-old Amal Umer was killed. Amal Umer lost her life after she was hit by a stray bullet during a police encounter in Karachi’s Akhtar Colony area. Police have arrested one of the suspect, media reports confirm that a Supreme Court appointed committee will be formed to investigate the death of Amal during a police encounter in...

 

September 26, 2018

September 26, 2018: Swiss police called Roman Abramovich a potential ‘security threat’

SITUATION Switzerland’s police claimed that Roman Abramovich posed a 'threat to public security and a reputational risk'. The police of the country recommended officials to reject Roman Abramovich' application according to the suspicion of his involvement in money laundering or having contacts with criminal organizations. A Russian oligarch lost a 7-month legal battle against a newspaper publisher to prevent the publication of information on the reasons for his failure to secure Swiss residency. Chelsea's owner Roman Abramovich had planned to move to the country in February 2016. He applied for residency but had run into trouble with Swiss media outlet...

 

September 26, 2018

September 26, 2018: Mexican marines disarmed entire Acapulco police force over links to drug gangs

SITUATION An entire police force in southern Mexico’s Acapulco city has been disarmed and placed under investigation on suspicions of ties to organized crime after heavily armed Mexican marines and soldiers stormed the offices of Acapulco's regional force on Tuesday. Mexican marines alongside state and federal police took part in this massive operation, which led to the arrest of two Acapulco police commanders on charges of homicide, while other 700 police officers were relieved of duty, placed under investigation, and sent for background checks. The arm forces seized guns, bulletproof vests, radios and other equipment in the raid. According to...

 

September 25, 2018

September 25, 2018: UK millionaire and wife brutally murder in Thailand mansion

SITUATION Thailand Police arrested three professional hitmen who allege they were paid to the murder of a British millionaire and his wife. The bodies of husband and wife were discovered in their premises in Phraw province, Thailand, days after the couple were reported missing. Alan Hogg, 64, was shot to death while his wife Nod Suddaen, 61, was bludgeoned to death with a hammer by men paid 50,000 baht. The couple were reported missing from their home on Thursday after they failed to meet their friends in the city nearby. Police arrested three men along with Nod Suddaen's brother, Warut...

 

September 25, 2018

September 25, 2018: Brit woman, Laura Plummer, jailed in Egypt for drug smuggling loses appeal

SITUATION A British woman, Laura Plummer, accused of drug trafficking dealt a fresh blow after her latest bid for freedom was rejected by judges in Egypt. Police arrested the 34-year-old woman in Egypt last year for carrying hundreds of illegal painkillers in her suitcase during her visit in the country. Laura was sentenced to three years in prison for carrying 300 tramadol tablets, a strong painkiller used to treat moderate-to-severe pain, which is a banned substance in Egypt, though is available on prescription in the UK. Laura pleads innocent as she wasn’t aware of the pills were illegal in the...