India to Recruit 2.5K Female Police Officers

Each precinct in New Delhi will get a dozen women

By John Johnson,  Newser Staff

Posted Jan 5, 2013 9:00 AM CST

(Newser) – India is taking a tangible first step to address concerns that its largely male police departments look the other way when it comes to rapes and sexual assaults: It's recruiting women to the force, reports Pakistan Today. Each precinct in New Delhi, where last...   Read full story »

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