Police

The police are a constituted body of persons empowered by a state, with the aim to enforce the law, to ensure the safety, health and possessions of citizens, and to prevent crime and civil disorder. Their lawful powers include arrest and the use of force legitimized by the state via the monopoly on violence. The term is most commonly associated with the police forces of a sovereign state that are authorized to exercise the police power of that state within a defined legal or territorial area of responsibility. Police forces are often defined as being separate from the military and …

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UK in a Changing Europe · 18 June 2024 English

UK-EU relations have not been a central issue in this election campaign. Yet this does not mean it will not be a major policy challenge following the election. This report …

however, has pushed for the presence of its own police at Gibraltar’s airport and port – which is a red


RSIS: S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies · 13 June 2024 English

COMMENTARY In January 2024, the Singapore government launched a S$20 million initiative to develop tools to detect and counter misinformation, deepfakes, and targeted scams, which are poised to proliferate with …

com/singapore/phishing-scam-telegram-fake-budget-2024-police-4285591 https://www.theatlantic.com/family/arc


EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 13 June 2024 English

Cyberbullying is a growing phenomenon and a significant issue for young people across Europe and indeed the world. Unlike 'real-world' bullying which ends when the victim's situation changes, such as …

safe' linking schools, school establishments and police, were introduced to prevent cyberbullying. Finland


GRC: Global Rights Compliance · 13 June 2024 English

This report by international human rights foundation Global Rights Compliance publishes evidence of Russian and pro-Russian forces using starvation as a method of warfare against Ukrainian civilians during their 85-day …

with deliveries coordinated by both Ukrainian Police and Military.96 Inside the Theatre, civilians mobile reception.99 The non-permanent presence of police and territorial defence forces100 provided reassurance confirmed the presence of members of the National Police (civilian) and the Territorial Defence Forces of the Mariupol City administration, Ukrainian police and military, or from leaflets posted in the city


AEI: American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research · 13 June 2024

falsehood. In July 2017, for example, Human Rights Watch released a report alleging that Rwandan police had murdered a number of petty criminals. [3] The Rwandan government subsequently produced those


Amnesty International · 13 June 2024 English

Reacting to reports of violent clashes between protesters and police in Armenia’s capital Yerevan, which resulted in numerous injuries and detentions, Natalia Nozadze, Amnesty International’s South Caucasus authorities to immediately and impartially investigate what happened, including allegations that the police may have used unnecessary or excessive force.” “The authorities’ response to protests, even when

reports of violent clashes between protesters and police in Armenia’s capital Yerevan, which resulted in investigate what happened, including allegations that the police may have used unnecessary or excessive force.” clashes erupted in Yerevan’s city centre between police and those protesting the border demarcation deal moderate. The violence also resulted in injuries to 17 police officers. At least 98 people were detained during


IMF: International Monetary Fund · 13 June 2024 English

Selected Issues

of contract enforcement, property rights, the police, and the courts, as well as the likelihood of crime


The Aspen Institute · 12 June 2024 English

Narratives help us understand the world. They shape our identities, our aspirations, and our sense of purpose. They can offer or preclude hope. We need narratives of America that are …

callous and intentional actions of Minneapolis police officers in 2020, the trial of the officer directly neo-colonialism, systemic racism, environmental racism, police violence, racial trauma, and the ideology of white


World Bank Group · 12 June 2024 English

LGUs, various government agencies led by the NCIP, police and military, the academe, and NGOs. Public consultation


Amnesty International · 12 June 2024 English

Mexican journalist Alberto Amaro reported that officers of the investigative police of the Tlaxcala Attorney General’s Office threatened him with a firearm on 4 June. He has denounced several very serious

Amaro reported that officers of the investigative police of the Tlaxcala Attorney General's Office threatened black car argued that they were investigative police officers and ordered them to get out of the vehicle According to the journalist, shortly thereafter, police officers from the Secretariat of Citizen Security arrived at the scene and let the investigating police officers leave without taking any further action Amaro has been beaten, threatened and arrested by police officers, intimidated by alleged members of a


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