At approximately 1200 local time (0900 UTC) on 6 February 2024, two assailants opened fire at a security checkpoint in front of the Çaglayan courthouse, located in Istanbul’s Kagithane district. Police officers at the scene then engaged the assailants in a gunbattle, killing both. Six people were wounded in the attack, including three police officers. One of the victims later succumbed to their injuries at a hospital. Authorities stated that both attackers, a man and a woman, were members of the outlawed Marxist group Revolutionary People’s Liberation Party/Front (DHKP/C).