A technician from Kuching claimed that he was beaten up by policemen twice in one night.

A technician from Kuching claimed that he was beaten up by policemen twice in one night.

Police brutalized a technician, not once but twice in one night according to this report:

He claimed that he was beaten at the compound of Kuching International Airport (KIA) followed by the second round in KIA police booth and was denied from lodging a police report at The One Stop Centre until a State and Federal lawmaker Chong Chieng Jen interfere.

The technician, name withheld, told a press conference today that he was having supper with his father and friends before he decided to go to the KIA to have some time alone on Friday.

Malaysian police often subjected protestors to brute force as shown in the above file photo.

Malaysian police often subjected protestors to brute force as shown in the above file photo.

Obviously, this is not the first reports of police brutality (see these photos) in the country. Several individuals have died while in police custody, and the alleges abuse continue to be reported in blogs and mainstream media.