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Muradi, Bandung | Opinion | [The Jakarta Post ]Thu, October 11 2012, 9:55 AM

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Dozens of police officers attempted to storm into the headquarters of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) on Friday night to arrest one of the KPK’s investigators, Comr. Novel Baswedan, who is also an active police officer.

Novel is implicated in the death of a thief while he was assigned to Bengkulu Police in 2004. It was a strange move, as the police deployed two companies of officers for the arrest at a time when the National Police is coming under scrutiny for alleged graft in the procurement of driving simulators, a case implicating former National Police Traffic Corps chief, Insp. Gen. Djoko Susilo. Read the rest of this entry »