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July 24, 2020

Tempo - July 24, 2020

Aditya Budiman, Jakarta – The national commission for human rights (Komnas HAM) research commissioner, Sandrayati Moniaga, revealed that the police institution had been the most compla

July 11, 2020

Tempo - July 11, 2020

Jakarta – Police personnel occupy many positions that are not relevant to law and order. The force has a reputation for violence.

July 10, 2020

Tempo - July 10, 2020

Antara, Jakarta – Commissioner Otniel Siahaan has been officially stripped of his position as the Percut Sei Tuan Police Sector chief following alleged police abuse that was committed

July 8, 2020

Jakarta Post - July 8, 2020

Jakarta – A top official at the National Police's internal affairs division revealed that a large number of East Java Police officers had been reported for marital infidelity.

July 2, 2020

CNN Indonesia - July 2, 2020

Jakarta – The Lokataru Legal and Human Rights Foundation says that there are two problems with the police which have developed during the era of President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo's admini

July 1, 2020

Jakarta Post - July 1, 2020

Rizki Fachriansyah, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has called on the National Police to uphold humanity and professionalism in carrying out their duty amid the ongoing COVID-

Tempo - July 1, 2020

Ihsan Reliubun, Martha Warta, Jakarta – The Indonesian Muslim Students Movement (PMII) in Jakarta held a rally in front of the National Police's (Polri) headquarters on Tuesday, June 3

Jakarta Globe - July 1, 2020

Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has told the National Police to 'bite off' any government official with the slightest intent for misusing the Covid-19 fund

CNN Indonesia - July 1, 2020

Jakarta – The Commission for Missing Persons and Victims of Violence (Kontras) says that the police were involved in 921 cases of alleged violence and human rights violations between J

June 30, 2020

Tempo - June 30, 2020

Andita Rahma, Avit Hidayat, Jakarta – Commissioner for the National Commission for Human Rights (Komnas HAM), Beka Ulung Hapsara, said that the police institution tends to neglect the

June 22, 2020

Coconuts Jakarta - June 22, 2020

A group of local gangsters allegedly connected to notorious Jakarta-based mob boss John Kei reportedly stormed a house of gangster Nus Kei in Tangerang City yesterday afternoon, police

Jakarta Post - June 22, 2020

Jakarta – The Jakarta Police have arrested infamous thug John Kei for allegedly masterminding attacks in two places that claimed a life and injured two others, months after he was rele

June 17, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 17, 2020

Tri Indah Oktavianti, Jakarta – Indonesia saw a spike in crime in the first two weeks of June as large-scale social restrictions (PSBB) were eased, the National Police reported on Tues

June 10, 2020

Tempo - June 10, 2020

Fikri Arigi, Jakarta – Indonesian National Police (Polri) spokesperson Brig. Gen.

June 4, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 4, 2020

Jakarta – The number of criminal cases in Indonesia in the 22nd week of this year, or the last week of May, soared by 16.6 percent compared to the previous week, according to the Natio

May 31, 2020

Jakarta Post - May 31, 2020

Jakarta – The Central Java Police have arrested a district police chief after he was reported to have crashed his car into a house, killing a 3-year-old girl and her 50-year-old grandm

May 15, 2020

Jakarta Post - May 15, 2020

Jakarta – An officer of the Jakarta Police is being investigated by the police's internal affairs division after a video of him showing off his gun went viral on social media.

May 14, 2020

Jakarta Post - May 14, 2020

Nina Loasana, Jakarta – A coalition of civil society groups has criticized law enforcement officials in Pekanbaru, Riau, for pursuing criminal cases against those found in violation of

April 29, 2020

Jakarta Post - April 29, 2020

Jakarta – Four women have been arrested and charged in connection to the death of a taxi driver in Bandung regency, West Java.

April 24, 2020

Jakarta Post - April 24, 2020

Galih Gumelar, Jakarta – As most Jakartans are staying at home during the COVID-19 epidemic, minimarkets have become new targets of crime, the Jakarta Police have said.

April 21, 2020

Jakarta Globe - April 21, 2020

Tara Marchelin, Jakarta – The National Police are planning to roll out its Idul Fitri security operation, known as "Operasi Ketupat," earlier this year after President Joko "Jokowi" Wi

April 16, 2020

April 13, 2020

Coconuts Jakarta - April 13, 2020

A police officer in the North Sumatra capital of Medan is facing disciplinary sanctions for allegedly taking a bribe from a driver he stopped on the street and spitting on another.

April 9, 2020

Jakarta Post - April 9, 2020

Jakarta – The National Police say that crime rates across the country have dropped as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak.

April 8, 2020

Jakarta Post - April 8, 2020

Tri Indah Oktavianti, Jakarta – The National Police have vowed to back up the government's policy on large-scale social restrictions by stepping up law enforcement related to COVID-19