The Denpasar Police have launched a “panic button” and Call Center 110 service that will put the public in immediate contact with a sophisticated Central Command Center.
An Australian expat is on trial for drugs charges in Indonesia, accused of dealing from his popular cafe in the tourist hub of east Java.
An Australian man could be detained by Indonesian police for two months without charge over a motorbike crash that killed a woman who was riding with her daughter on Monday.
The Bali Police have called on residents to remain alert and actively protect the island from various security threats, including foreigners in the province.
Chief of Indonesia’s National Police General Sutarman has guaranteed that Australian tourists visiting Bali, in particular, and Indonesia, in general, will be protected despite the ongoing row over espionage allegations.
Two traffic policemen notorious for their misconduct who appeared on YouTube and became a viral sensation, have been sent to jail as part of the harsh sanctions against their wrongdoings.
A four and half-minute video showing a Bali police officer asking for money from a Dutch tourist following a minor traffic violation is currently circulating on YouTube, uploaded from an account called “gil4sekali”.
The Bali Police have started preparations for security measures for the upcoming Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit next October by holding a series of intensive joint exercises.
Indonesian police on Saturday shot dead a suspected militant and seized bombs during a raid in a district that has been at the center of an anti-terror crackdown in the past week, a spokesman said.
Bali Police have prepared 1,000 personnel to secure the 10th anniversary commemoration of the Bali bombing at Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park in Jimbaran on Oct. 12.