Interior Ministry Arrests 46 Police Officers For ‘Misuse of Power’

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) arrested 46 police officers on charges of abuse of power, embezzlement and extortion on Friday.

Tariq Arian, the MoI spokesperson said these officers were arrested in Kapisa, Jawzjan, Takhar, Nuristan, Nangarhar, Samangan, Sar-e-Pul, Laghman, Paktika, Balkh, Helmand, Parwan, Ghazni, Khost, Ghor and Farah provinces.

Their cases have been sent to the Office of the Attorney General (AGO) for the judiciary proceedings.

Arian noted that the MoI was serious about bringing reforms and fighting corruption within the ranks of the police and would not spare efforts.

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