The 21-year-old was accused by a local woman of grabbing her hand and saying inappropriate things to her.
Soe Zaw Zaw, vice-commander of the Combat Police Battalion based in Hpakant, has apologised for brandishing his gun at a meeting with members of the public.
Nay Myo Lin, a reporter for the BBC Burmese-language service, denounced his three-month prison sentence as unfair after he was found guilty of assaulting a police officer during protests last…
A police official in Tharsi Township, Mandalay, is under investigation after reportedly being abducted by two detained men suspected of drug crimes.
Saw Lar Htoo has become the first Karen refugee to graduate as a police officer in the United States.