Police raid on Cairo terrorist hideout: What you need to know

Wed, 15 Apr 2020 - 02:44 GMT

Yesterday, during the last hours before the dusk-to-dawn curfew, dwellers of the crowded Amiriya district were shocked by the sound of gunfire.

Court upholds death sentence for 7 people over killing policemen

Mon, 25 Nov 2019 - 12:55 GMT

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 praises sacrifices of policemen for sake of Egypt

Wed, 29 May 2019 - 11:05 GMT

Interior Minister Mahmoud Tawfiq has spoken highly of sacrifices made by policemen for the sake of Egypt's security and stability.

Police kills citizen after shooting 7 civilians, 2 policemen in Giza

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 - 02:08 GMT

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.

Fujimori, in hospital plea, says return to prison would be 'death sentence'

Thu, 04 Oct 2018 - 11:30 GMT

Peru's ex-president Alberto Fujimori said from his hospital bed Thursday that a return to prison would be a "death sentence.

6 policemen sent on 15-day remand over torturing citizen to death

Wed, 27 Jun 2018 - 04:59 GMT

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.

7 defendants sentenced to death over killing policeman

Sun, 10 Jun 2018 - 10:26 GMT

The court set June 12 to issue its final ruling after taking the advisory opinion of the Grand Mufti.

Court upholds sentences against policemen over killing citizen

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 - 02:29 GMT

First Lieutenant Samir Hany was sentenced to seven years in jail while the five other co-defendants were handed down three years in jail.

Factbox: Giza terrorist shootout

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 - 09:36 GMT

Egypt Today compiles all known information on the Giza attack for your briefing.

3 policemen killed in attack on bank in central Sinai

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 - 11:13 GMT

Three policemen were killed while repelling an armed attack on the National Bank of Egypt branch in Sinai on Monday.

Five policemen injured in Bahrain blast

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 - 06:12 GMT

Five policemen were wounded in a terrorist explosion that occurred in Budaiya in northwestern Bahrain, the interior ministry said on Monday.

Medical convoy to examine policemen, families in New Valley

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 09:27 GMT

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.

Philippine lawyers to charge police who killed teen

Fri, 25 Aug 2017 - 07:49 GMT

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.

2 Hasm militants killed in shootout with policemen in Qalyubia

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 - 04:00 GMT

Two members of the terrorist Hasm group were killed in a shootout with policemen in Qalyubia.

10 suspects arrested over Warraq clashes: Police

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 - 08:24 GMT

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 killed

Sat, 15 Jul 2017 - 05:48 GMT

Two of al-Badrasheen perpetrators were killed during a police attempt to arrest them

Interior Minister forms team to arrest Giza checkpoint attackers

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 - 09:19 GMT

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

Police intensifies security measures following Arish blast

Sun, 09 Jul 2017 - 08:18 GMT

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 killed, 9 conscripts injured in Arish blast

Sat, 08 Jul 2017 - 08:13 GMT

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.

Sisi offers condolences for killed policemen

Wed, 03 May 2017 - 05:00 GMT

President Sisi offered condolences for Egyptian policemen killed in an attack on a security checkpoint Monday.