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This commentary was prompted by the images of a student with deep cuts all over his body posted on Social Media, allegedly inflicted by the police in their

The Alliance Democratic Party (ADP) condemns the brutal attack, excessive use of force, violence and intimidation by the police to the opposition All People’s Congress Party (APC) headquarter

The Coalition for Change (C4C) Party notes with consternation, the escalating tension and use of anti-terrorist weaponry and ammunition in the streets of the capital city, Freetown, which

The professionalism, fairness and uprightness of the Sierra Leone Police force have in recent times come under serious scrutiny by members of the public as a result of

On Sunday the 28th Day of July,2018 at about 11:00 .m., some five police officers attached at the Waterloo Police Station mercilessly beat and dragged a bike rider

A dying victim of Freetown City Council Metropolitan Police brutality, Abdul Sillah, who has been in a critical medical condition after being manhandled in 2013, is reported to

In a modern democracy, parliament which consists of representatives of the people makes laws. The judiciary, under the doctrine of separation of powers does not make law or

Foundation for Democratic Initiatives and Development (FDID-SL) has issued several press releases on police brutality ranging from the Bo killing, Tongo Fields, Bunbunna, Wellington in Freetown, Adonkia, Beach

It was like a fierce warfare between members of the Sierra Leone Police Force and youths purporting to be school boys.  The scene resulted in the unfortunate shooting