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Home Ministry orders police to investigate deaths under custody

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The Ministry of Home Affairs has directed the Royal Malaysia Police and the relevant authorities to conduct a comprehensive investigation into deaths under custody following stipulated procedure under the law.

The ministry in a statement today said it was also prepared to improve the standard operating procedure (SOP) on the detention of suspects in lockups to ensure deaths under custody did not recur.

The statement comes following a...

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