It is almost four years since Ahmed Rilwan disappeared.
There were 355 sexual offence cases reported to police in 2017. Figures for 2018 are unavailable.
Police recovered 115 kilos of drugs that had washed ashore in three inhabited islands and two uninhabited islands.
It is unclear if the policeman was on duty at the time of the attack.
President Abdulla Yameen fired two police chiefs in as many days over plans to enforce a Supreme Court ruling ordering the release of political detainees.
Police blocked off and turned away the six opposition figures wishing to meet Commissioner Abdulla Nawaz regarding the implementation of the Supreme Court’s February 1 ruling.
A hospital official said the 25-year-old constable had a very high fever when he was brought in.
Police have dismissed rumours on social media about the arrest of Commissioner Abdulla Nawaz and other high-ranking officers.
Police say they took 48 people into custody between February 1 and March 2 and released 47 of them, although the opposition alliance disputes these figures.
There have been several media reports about security force personnel in custody although the police have only confirmed that two of its officers have been detained.
Police spokesman Ahmed Shifan told reporters that US$260,000 had been found in a bag belonging to Supreme Court Justice Ali Hameed, one of two judges arrested...
Six people were brutally killed in the Maldives in 2017 despite a low rate of crime compared to the previous year, police statistics have shown.