Man hit by gunfire from police in an apartment in Copenhagen

A man is on Wednesday evening, has been hit by a shot fired by police at Nørrebro, inform the Police. A man is on Wednesday evening has been hit by shots fire

Man hit by gunfire from police in an apartment in Copenhagen

A man is on Wednesday evening, has been hit by a shot fired by police at Nørrebro, inform the Police.

A man is on Wednesday evening has been hit by shots fired by the police.

the Incident took place in an apartment on the national bank of denmark 74 in the Nørrebro district of Copenhagen, about at 22.

It informs vagtchef by the Copenhagen Police Michael Andersen.

the Man's condition is unknown. The police can also did not say where the man has been hit or any other details about the man.

Michael Andersen reports that the case has been transferred to The Independent Politiklagemyndighed (DUP).

Cases where individuals are injured by shots from police service weapons, must be examined by the DUP.

Why can vagtchefen not tell further.

the Police is no longer solid to present, but the place is Wednesday evening blocked off for further investigation.

the DUP is an independent authority, organizationally belongs under the ministry of Justice and is located in Aarhus.

the Danish Parliament decided in 2010 to create The Independent Politiklagemyndighed, who began his work 1. January 2012.

the DUP is led by Politiklagerådet and a director. Politiklagerådet consists of a chairman, who shall be a high court judge, a lawyer, a university lecturer in forensic science, and two representatives of the public.

the Council shall be appointed by the minister of justice for four years at a time and can only be re-elected once.

DUP investigates complaints about police conduct, investigating the criminal offences committed by police officers, and advocates in cases where persons have died or have been seriously hurt after police intervened, or while he was in police custody.

In 2012, the DUP 1919 new cases. The figure has risen steadily ever since, and last year received the DUP 2699 new cases.

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Updated Date: 28 November 2019, 00:00

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