Public Insecurity: Deaths in Custody and Police Brutality in Vietnam [HRW Report]

[ndlr] A lire en ligne, le rapport édifiant de Human Rights Watch sur les violences policières au Viêt-Nam de ces dernières années (2010-2014). Attention, certaines images des corps des victimes maltraitées peuvent heurter la sensibilité des lecteurs. Sommaire ci-dessous.



Public Insecurity

Deaths in Custody and Police Brutality in Vietnam

September 16, 2014

This 96-page report highlights cases of police brutality that resulted in deaths and serious injuries of people in custody between August 2010 and July 2014. Human Rights Watch documented abuses in 44 of Vietnam’s 58 provinces, throughout the country, and in all five of the country’s major cities.



Deaths in Custody

Custodial Torture

Sources of Police Abuse

Key Recommendations

To the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam


I. The Vietnamese Police

Police Force Structure

II. Cases of Death in Police Custody

Deaths in Custody that Police Admit Were the Result of Police Violence

Killing of Nguyen Huu Thau: July 4, 2014

Killing of Huynh Nghia: February 14, 2014

Killing of Tu Ngoc Thach: December 31, 2013

Killing of Y Ket Bdap: November 27, 2013

Killing of Nguyen Van Ai: January 18, 2013

Killing of Bui Van Loi: December 10, 2012

Killing of Nguyen Tuan Thanh: November 17, 2012

Killing of Nguyen Mau Thuan: August 30, 2012

Killing of Nguyen Manh Son: June 22, 2012

Killing of Ngo Thanh Kieu: May 13, 2012

Killing of Tran Gon: August 8, 2011

Killing of Tran Van Du: March 30, 2011

Killing of Trinh Xuan Tung: March 8, 2011

Killing of Le Phuc Hung: August 1, 2010

Deaths in Custody from Unexplained Causes

Death of Nguyen Van Duc: May 29, 2013

Death of Nguyen Quoc Tuan: January 28, 2013

Death of Bui Huu Vu: April 11, 2012

Death of Hoang Dang Loc: August 26, 2011

Deaths in Custody Allegedly from Suicide

Alleged Suicide of Do Van Binh: April 14, 2014

Alleged Suicide of Hoang Van Ngai: March 17, 2013

Alleged Suicide of Tran Van Tan: January 3, 2013

Alleged Suicide of Le Quang Trong: March 19, 2012

Alleged Suicide of Le Van Tran: August 11, 2011

Alleged Suicide of Nguyen Cong Nhut: April 25, 2011

Deaths in Police Custody Allegedly from Illness

Death of Cao Van Tuyen: July 5, 2013

Death of Nguyen Van Van: June 12, 2012

Death of Dang Van Tri: November 15, 2011

Death of Huynh Thanh Thang: October 7, 2011

III. Injuries in Police Custody Due To Police Abuse

Beating of Six Men: July – December 2013

Beating of Le Hoai Nhan: June 3, 2013

Beating of Huynh Su Nguyen: May 10, 2013

Beating of Van Duc Ngan: April 2, 2013

Beating of Hoang Cu: February 20, 2013

Beating of Nguyen Huu Tien: November 23, 2012

Beating of Seven Youths: August 26, 2012

Beating of Tran Dinh Hoa: July 25, 2012

Beating of Nguyen Truong Vu and Truong Chi Binh: July 26, 2011

Beating of Pham Quang Son: December 28, 2010

Beating of Nguyen Van Khanh: October 17, 2010

Beatings of Children

IV. Recommendations

To the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam


Institutional Reform

Legal and Policy Reform

To the Vietnamese National Assembly

To Governments and International Bodies Funding Vietnamese Legal Reform or Concerned with Human Rights in Vietnam, including the United States, Australia, European Union, Japan, United Nations, World Bank, and Asian Development Bank


Source : HRW (lien direct pour le texte en ligne)

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indomemoires (2014, 25 septembre). Public Insecurity: Deaths in Custody and Police Brutality in Vietnam [HRW Report]. Mémoires d'Indochine. Consulté le 22 mai 2024, à l’adresse