Azerbaijan punishes 330 police officers for offences

Azerbaijan punishes 330 police officers for offences
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  • calendar-gray 27 February 2017

Some 330 police officers were brought to disciplinary responsibility in Azerbaijan last year for rough treatment with citizens, unfounded criminal prosecutions and other offence cases, reads an annual report by Azerbaijan’s human rights commissioner (Ombudsperson), APA reported.

 

Of them, 44 police officers were dismissed from the service in internal affair bodies while 31 were removed from their duty. The remaining 255 were brought to disciplinary responsibility, according to the report. 

 

 

 

 

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