The Maldives Media Council has released a statement regarding the use of excessive force by the Maldives Police Service against media personnel covering last night’s demonstration held to voice against sexual harassment. In their statement, the Maldives Media Council stated that they had received reports of Police brutality and allegationsContinue Reading

The Progressive Congress Coalition has released a Press Release condemning  the use of excessive force by the Police against youths demonstrating at a rally held last night against sexual harassment in the Maldivian work culture and society. Press Release by the Progressive Congress Coalition.   It also stated that theContinue Reading

Maldives Polilce Service has notified that a they have found the body of a dead man, floating in the sea west of IGMH. According to the police, the body was found at around 10:40am and has been identified as a 31 year old Male Mmaldivian. The Police is yet toContinue Reading

A major narcotics operation is going underway at the southern Addu atoll. According to the Commissioner of Police Mohamed Hameed, a number of individuals has been arrested along with the seizure of a significant amount of narcotics. In a tweet made just now, Commissioner of Police Mohamed Hameed stated thatContinue Reading

Maldives Police Service has conducted a special operation in Kulhudhuffushi City to catch suspected drug peddlers in the northern city. The operation was led by the Police intelligence department in coordination with the atoll units of the Maldives Police Service. According to the Police, the operation was conducted on theContinue Reading