Stories About ‘Police Force’

The following stories talk about the subject ‘Police Force’.

Demilitarization And Its Discontents

Monday, February 2nd, 2009, by . 3 Comments

Demilitarization in Papua, Aceh, and Maluku, the difficult process of removing military influence in politics.

Immigration Office Brokers & Agents

Thursday, January 29th, 2009, by . 20 Comments

Perceptions of corruption at government departments, and the use of brokers at immigration offices.

Indonesian & Palestinian Refugees

Friday, January 23rd, 2009, by . 12 Comments

Ross rails that faraway refugees in the Middle East excite more sympathy than refugees in Lombok.

Mediation Process

Saturday, January 17th, 2009, by . 11 Comments

Mixing Sundanese disco music and Islam invites bigotry and later "mediation" in West Java, as Ross finds out.

Gestapo Tactics & Interrogation

Monday, January 5th, 2009, by . 12 Comments

Ross rails that Gestapo style methods of interrogation are used by the sharia police in Aceh.

Asmara Wasahua & Welhelmina Holle

Friday, December 12th, 2008, by . 44 Comments

Sectarian violence over classroom blasphemy allegations in the Central Moluccas near Ambon.

Marcella Zalianty

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008, by . 24 Comments

Marcella ZaliantyBeautiful, possibly thuggish actress Marcella Zalianty, the last moments of a celebrity goat, and creative use of cutlery.

Roy Suryo & Dewa 19

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008, by . 18 Comments

A tale of two not very likeable characters - Roy Suryo reports Dewa 19 & Ahmad Dhani to the police for flag desecration.

Physical Abuse Stories

Sunday, November 30th, 2008, by . 69 Comments

Two stories of physical abuse of Indonesian maids abroad, in Saudi Arabia and Malaysia.

Film Lastri & Eros Djarot

Tuesday, November 18th, 2008, by . 39 Comments

A film that touches on events of 1965 starring Marcella Zalianty and directed by Eros Djarot runs afoul of the police.

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