VietNamNet Bridge – On the morning of April 8, Colonel Nguyen Nhu Tuan, Director of Thai Nguyen province police agency, told reporters that the agency was investigating accusations against two mobile police officers of beating people.
Earlier, some video clips entitled “Thai Nguyen mobile policemen beat traffic violators, force them to knee” were spread very quickly on the Internet.
According to the clips, on the morning of April 7, two mobile police officers of Thai Nguyen province stopped three young guys driving a motorcycle without wearing helmets.
In one clip, two young men (in blue and black T-shirts), who did not wear helmets, kneeling in front of the two mobile police officers. Another young man in a blue T-shirt sat on the ground next to them.
Colonel Tuan said he had received complaints of people against the two mobile policemen on the video clips.
Tuan confirmed that he had instructed subordinates to verify the denunciation. The colonel also said that the denunciation must be verified and police officers never beat people for no reason.
Compiled by Mai Lan