Yesterday, during the last hours before the dusk-to-dawn curfew, dwellers of the crowded Amiriya district were shocked by the sound of gunfire.
The court also sentenced three convicts to 15 years in prison, and handed a 10-year imprisonment sentence to 15 others, while seven defendants were acquitted.
Interior Minister Mahmoud Tawfiq has spoken highly of sacrifices made by policemen for the sake of Egypt's security and stability.
Mahmoud, 36, shot seven people in Giza's Awsim, killing four of them and injuring the others, according to security reports. The death toll then reportedly rose to five.
Peru's ex-president Alberto Fujimori said from his hospital bed Thursday that a return to prison would be a "death sentence.
The head of the Investigations unit at Hadayek Al-Kobba police station, his assistant and our policemen were ordered to be remanded for 15 days pending investigation.
The court set June 12 to issue its final ruling after taking the advisory opinion of the Grand Mufti.
First Lieutenant Samir Hany was sentenced to seven years in jail while the five other co-defendants were handed down three years in jail.
Egypt Today compiles all known information on the Giza attack for your briefing.
Three policemen were killed while repelling an armed attack on the National Bank of Egypt branch in Sinai on Monday.
Five policemen were wounded in a terrorist explosion that occurred in Budaiya in northwestern Bahrain, the interior ministry said on Monday.
A one-day medical convoy - organized by the Interior Ministry - was launched on Thursday to examine policemen, their families at Kharga General Hospital, New Valley.
The Philippines Public Attorney’s Office said it would charge on Friday against three anti-narcotics policemen who killed of a high school student last week.
Two members of the terrorist Hasm group were killed in a shootout with policemen in Qalyubia.
Ten suspects have been arrested on Sunday over the clashes that broke out between security forces and citizens of the Warraq district.
Two of al-Badrasheen perpetrators were killed during a police attempt to arrest them
Interior Minister forms a massive search team to identify the perpetrators of the attack that took place earlier in the day in Giza and left 5 policemen dead
Egypt’s security forces were deployed in El-Safaa district in Arish city of North Sinai and imposed a security cordon, where an explosion occurred Saturday.
Two policemen were killed and nine conscripts were injured when an explosive charge went off, hitting an armored vehicle in El Safaa district in Arish city.
President Sisi offered condolences for Egyptian policemen killed in an attack on a security checkpoint Monday.