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Qatar gives $100,000 grant to support children of El Salvador police officers

Qatar gives $100,000 grant to support children of El Salvador police officers

Qatar has provided a $100,000 grant to support sons and daughters of police officers who died during their duty in El Salvador.

Police officers arrested after 68 die in Venezuela prison riot

Police officers arrested after 68 die in Venezuela prison riot

Five high-ranking police officers have been arrested in Venezuela following the deaths of 68 inmates in a prison riot, local media reported.

Turkey orders detention of 100 former police officers in post-coup

Turkey orders detention of 100 former police officers in post-coup

Turkish authorities issued detention warrants on Saturday for 100 former police officers and have so far detained 63 of them, the state-run Anadolu news agency said ...

Three Kenyan police killed in landmine attack

Three Kenyan police killed in landmine attack

Three police officers were killed in eastern Kenya on Wednesday when their vehicle hit a landmine, a senior official said, in an attack claimed by Somali jihadist group al Shabaab.

Woman held for driving into police car near US Capitol

Woman held for driving into police car near US Capitol

A woman was arrested on Wednesday near the US Capitol after driving into a police vehicle and narrowly missing several officers on foot, but police said the incident appears unrelated to terrorism.

Israeli police kill Palestinian woman who tried to stab them

Israeli police kill Palestinian woman who tried to stab them

Israeli paramilitary police officers shot and killed a Palestinian woman who tried to attack them with a knife outside Jerusalem's walled Old City on Wednesday, police spokesmen said.

Hong Kong police guilty over attack on protester

Hong Kong police guilty over attack on protester

Seven Hong Kong police officers were found guilty on Tuesday of assaulting a protester during pro-democracy rallies in 2014, in an attack that was captured on film and beamed around the world.

Philippines apologises for Korean businessman murder

Philippines apologises for Korean businessman murder

The Philippines government on Tuesday apologised to the South Korean government and people for the killing of a South Korean businessman seized by police officers on bogus illegal drugs charges.

Fake police walk off with gold worth $5mn

Fake police walk off with gold worth $5mn

Thieves posing as police officers walked off with more than $5mn of gold after telling a group of men simply to hand it over, Japanese media reported on Wednesday.

Spain smashes fake police ring that robbed tourists

Spain smashes fake police ring that robbed tourists

Spanish police said on Monday they had smashed a criminal gang who preyed on tourists in Madrid by posing as police officers.

Man with knife attacks Brussels police

Man with knife attacks Brussels police

A man wielding a knife attacked two Belgian police officers in the capital Brussels on Wednesday but their body armour protected them and they were unhurt, the police said.

Islamic State claims responsibility for machete attack in Belgium

Islamic State claims responsibility for machete attack in Belgium

Islamic State claimed responsibility on Sunday for an attack by a machete-wielding man in Belgium that left two female police officers seriously injured, the group's Amaq news agency said on Twitter.