22 August 2009
East Timor Legal News 18 August 2009
PNTL detains ex-militia commander Timor Post 18 August 2009 Timorese National Police (PNTL) in Kovalima district have detained an ex-militia commander named Maternus Laksaur Bere on August 11 this year.
Fretilin urges parliamentary woman group to investigate sexual abuse involving government official Radio Televisaun Timor Leste 18 August 2009 Fretilin MP Francisco Miranda Branco has urged the Timorese Parliamentary woman to hold an investigation into a sexual abuse case engaging one of the Government officials to a young girl.
KAK’s commissary should have integrity: Ximenes Timor Post 18 August 2009 Timorese Human Rights and Justice Ombudsmen (PDHJ) Sebastiao Dias Ximenes said it was important to nominate an independent and honest person to take up the post of anti-corruption commission (KAK)’s commissary.
Special police force begins training Radio Televisaun Timor Leste18 August 2009 The Timorese Special Police Unit officers have begun training to better strengthen their skills in providing security for the people.
URP and UIR transformed to BOP and COE Suara Timor Lorosae 18 August 2009 Timorese National Police (PNTL) Command has transformed some of its police units to become new units, such as Police Special Reserve Unit (URP) has been transformed to become the Police Special Operation Unit called COE and the Rapid Intervention Police Unit (UIR) has been transformed to be the Public Order Battalion called BOP.