Detention of Policeman Accused of Human Trafficking Renewed
Bahrain’s Third High Criminal Court renewed the detention of a policemen for 15 days over case of human trafficking in Colombian girls.
Policeman Dies in Car Accident Occurred Near Blast that Targeted Policemen Bus
A policeman died on Sunday (February 26, 2017) in a car accident that took place near a blast that targeted policemen bus near Jaw Central Prison.
Appeal: 7-Year Prison Verdict against 4 on Charges of Assaulting Policeman in Bilad Al Qadeem
The Supreme Court of Appeals amended the verdict issued against 4 defendants, from 10 years in prison to 7 years in prison, in a case linked to beating a policeman and igniting fire in tires in Bilad Al Qadeem area.
Reuters: Bahrain Says Kills Three Fugitives in Gunbattle at Sea
Bahrain said on Thursday its forces had killed three men and captured seven during a gun battle at sea as they tried to flee to Iran, linking most of the men to a deadly prison break last month.
PSNI Denies Training Bahraini Officers: They Observed Events & Presentations
The Belfast Telegraph newspaper stated that the Police Service of Northern Ireland’s Assistant Chief Constable Alan Todd insisted that the Bahraini police were on a study visit to observe "best practice in human rights-based public order policing". He said the delegation observed public order events, followed by presentations on PSNI public order policing.
Reuters: Off-duty Bahrain Policeman Killed in “Terrorist Act”
An off-duty policeman was shot dead in Bahrain on Sunday in what the interior ministry called a “terrorist act”, state news agency BNA reported, according to Reuters.
Interior Ministry Cuts Roads to Bilad Al Qadeem amid News of Officer Killed
Information reported (Sunday January 29, 2017) that an Interior Ministry officer was killed in a farm in Bilad al Qadeem, as a result of shooting.
Appeals Court Upholds 10-Year Jail Term against Defendant Accused of Acquiring Weapon & Opening Fire against Policemen
Bahrain’s High Appeals Court upheld a 10-year jail term against a suspect over acquiring weapon and using it against policemen in Sitra.
In response to Bahrain’s Interior Minister: The Big Escape Scandal
It is incomprehensible how the authorities allow themselves to vilify civilian suspects, while covering up for mercenaries from the police force, whose crime poses a greater and more dangerous threat.
Appeals Court: 1-Year Prison Verdict against Defendant Accused of Assaulting Officer in Dry Dock Prison
The Supreme Court of Appeal upheld a 1-year prison verdict ruled against a 22-year-old defendant accused of physically assaulting a police officer in the Dry Dock preventive detention center.
PHOTOS: Funeral of Yemeni Officer Killed in “Jaw” Prison Break
The deceased Yemeni officer, Abdulsalam Al Yafei, who the Ministry of Interior claimed to have been killed in an armed raid on “Jaw” Prison last week, was buried after a funeral, in Al Haniniya cemetery in Riffa.
AFP: Bahrain Police Clash with Supporters of Shiite Cleric
Police in Bahrain on Wednesday clashed with protesters supporting a top Shiite cleric who has been stripped of his citizenship and is on trial in the Sunni-ruled kingdom, activists said.
UK Slammed Over Outrageous Secrecy of Saudi, Bahraini Police Training Programs
Human rights campaigners at Reprieve have accused the UK government of “outrageous” secrecy over the British training of Saudi and Bahraini police forces.
Samaheej Police Station Refuses Release of Sheikh al-Moumin, Raises New Charges
Samaheej police station raised new charges against Khayf Mosque Imam, Sheikh Isa al-Mou’min, to hinder the court decision to release him.
Bahraini Interior Ministry: NYPD Ready to Exchange Expertise with Bahrain
Bahraini Interior Ministry said New York Police Department said it’s willing to contribute to exchanging expertise with Bahrain, in field of police work and force.
Appeals Court Upholds 3-7 Year Prison Terms against 15 Defendants over “Burning Police Car” in Diraz
Bahraini Court of Appeal upheld first degree verdict sentencing 15 appellants to prison terms between 3 and 7 years over burning police vehicle.
Reuters: Seventeen Detainees Escape from Bahraini Prison
Seventeen detainees escaped from prison in Bahrain, and government warned citizens against giving them shelter...
AFP: Bahrain Jailbreak Sparks Manhunt
Bahraini security forces launched a manhunt Saturday after a reported 20 prisoners
AFP: Bahrain Upholds Death Sentences for Attack on Police
A Bahraini appeals court Tuesday upheld death sentences for three Shiites convicted of killing three policemen in a bombing...
Two Bahraini Police Hurt in Clashes with Protesters
Two Bahraini policemen were wounded in clashes with protesters in the hometown of a jailed Shiite opposition chief, according to an interior ministry statement in the Gulf kingdom.