IGP: Cops not allowed to use intimidation tactics

Geraldine Tong

Modified 7 Jul 2019, 10:30 am

After two activists alleged a Special Branch officer attempted to intimidate them during questioning, Inspector-General of Police Abdul Hamid Bador said no one in the police is allowed to use intimidation tactics in such situations.

“I won’t allow these things to happen. No one, especially the Special Branch, is allowed to intimidate anyone because we respect the freedom of speech and freedom to assemble,” Hamid said in a press conference after attending a Hari Raya open house at the Pusat Latihan Polis (Pulapol) in Kuala Lumpur today...

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