Police officer who abused office not entitled to presumptions available to regular citizen: Supreme Court cancels bail

The Court cancelled the anticipatory bail granted by the Jharkhand High Court to a police officer accused of changing the name of the accused in a complaint.
Police Officer
Police Officer

A police officer failing in their fundamental duties would not be entitled to considerations available to other citizens in criminal cases, the Supreme Court observed in an order passed on Wednesday [State of Jharkhand v. Sandeep Kumar].

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