BOGOTÁ, Colombia—A governing administration minister overseeing the police apologized for the death of Bogotá person in police custody and explained two officers have been fired, as authorities termed for relaxed subsequent two nights of protests and rioting that left at least 13 men and women useless.

“The Nationwide Law enforcement talk to for forgiveness for any violation of the regulation or disregard of the norms from any of the customers of this establishment,” Protection Minister Carlos Holmes Trujillo explained Friday.