Investigating Officer's improper enquiry into the hit and run case against accused police officer invites rebuke from Bombay High Court

Court cannot be a silent spectator and close its eyes or turn a Nelson’s eye, as if it is helpless, in such a case. We would be failing in our duty, if we blink at such a conduct of a police officer," the Court said.
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Attempt by an investigating officer (IO) in a hit and run case to shield the accused who is also a police officer, invited strong rebuke from the Aurangabad Bench of Bombay High Court which directed ordered a Department Enquiry against the IO (Mohammed Zaheer v. State of Maharashtra).

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