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Malviya Nagar: 73-year-old woman found dead, with hands tied, at home
Wed, Nov 15, 2017

Even though police suspect that the woman was smothered or strangled by the attackers, the cause of death can only be ascertained after the autopsy

Rohini court shootout accused has ‘Neeraj Bawana’ tattooed on his chest
Wed, Nov 15, 2017

The Delhi Police Special Cell had arrested Bawana in April, 2015, and his uncle was arrested after one year on the run — in November, 2016. Both were booked under Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA).

Rohini court: Not enough officers or CCTVs, say lawyers
Tue, Nov 14, 2017

Rohini court: Hours after an undertrial's murder, lawyers sought to blame police, saying that “laxity” in frisking and checking people at entry and exit gates was to blame.

Police by his side, undertrial gunned down at Rohini court
Tue, Nov 14, 2017

Gunman surrenders, police look for link

CBI’s next step in Ryan school murder case: Take student to crime spot, knife shop, recreate what happened
Thu, Nov 09, 2017

Ryan International School murder case: The agency had, earlier in the day, sought six-day remand of the boy, but the JJB granted three days. Sources told The Indian Express that judicial magistrate Devender met the boy in his chamber during remand proceedings.

Police bust drug racket involving Bitcoins, deep web — and a DJ
Tue, Nov 07, 2017

According to police, the accused have been identified as Kamal Kalra (23) and Mahesh Goyal (38). While Kalra is a DJ, Goyal worked as a supervisor in a plastic pipe manufacturing unit in Delhi. 

Accused of theft, minor boy stripped and beaten in Rohini
Sun, Nov 05, 2017

Both boys were taken to the third floor of the house and stripped. The video shows a man slapping the minor boy. Later, two men hold his hands and legs, while a third takes burning plastic towards him.

Respite for Delhi traffic police as six-hour shift system kicks in
Sun, Nov 05, 2017

The traffic unit is divided into six ranges, each headed by a DCP.  The current strength of the traffic police unit is 5,700. Sources said that proposals have already been floated to hire more officers for the unit.

Memorial at India Gate to honour war dead since Independence, to be inaugurated by PM Modi next year
Fri, Nov 03, 2017

Sources added that the memorial’s walls will be engraved with the names of martyrs while the museum will showcase “heroic moments of the country’s defence forces”

Kathputli Colony demolition: DDA not under my government, will ask L-G to stop the brutality, says Arvind Kejriwal
Sat, Nov 04, 2017

The DDA statement said: “Chief Minister Delhi today met Hon’ble Lt Governor in this regard and appreciated the work being carried out by DDA as per the orders of the Hon’ble High Court.”

Gangster took no money for killing Haryana singer Harshita
Thu, Nov 02, 2017

The Haryana Police Wednesday told The Indian Express that Jitender Gogi — who became the capital's most-wanted criminal after the arrest of Sonu Dariyapur — did not take any money from Harshita’s brother-in-law, Dinesh Karala, to kill her.

Harshita Dahiya murder: Gangster met Haryana singer’s relative in Tihar jail, took no money for killing her
Thu, Nov 02, 2017

During interrogation, Harshita’s brother-in-law, Dinesh Karala told Haryana Police that he arranged the murder because she was a witness in the murder of his mother, allegedly by him, in Narela in December, 2014.

Murder of businessman, accountant: Police say accused knew victims had guns
Wed, Nov 01, 2017

The cash they were about to deposit was kept in two separate bags, and the assailants managed to snatch one bag with Rs 25 lakh.

Businessman, accountant shot dead on way to bank in Narela
Tue, Oct 31, 2017

Pankaj’s brother-in-law, Sandeep, said that he is survived by his wife and two sons. Harish’s relative, Sunder Kumar, said: “He had been working for Pankaj’s family for the past four years.”

NEET aspirant’s arrest from Bihar: Accused had cheated in two earlier exams
Mon, Oct 30, 2017

Sources told The Indian Express that Jan Mehta alias Rajeev Ranjan was arrested in 2006 for cheating in the JBT (Junior Basic Training) entrance examination held in Delhi Cantt.

Delhi police arrests five with Rs 4.65 crore in old notes, cops suspect larger racket
Sun, Oct 29, 2017

Sources told The Sunday Express that police are probing whether government officials and hawala operators are involved in the alleged racket.

A day in the life of two policemen on Delhi Police’s cycle patrol: A cog on wheels
Sun, Oct 29, 2017

Delhi Police plans to start a 24-hour motorcycle unit to patrol inaccessible stretches of the city. But for now, it’s the cycle patrol that does the job

Shalimar Bagh murder: Day later, man admits he gunned down wife
Fri, Oct 27, 2017

Police said that investigation has revealed that Pankaj wanted to live in with another woman, and often quarrelled with his wife over it.

Shalimar Bagh murder: Man arrested for shooting wife, misleading police
Thu, Oct 26, 2017

Delhi Police recovered CCTV footage from the camera installed at the CNG petrol pump near the spot. In the footage, only his car could be seen and no other vehicle was spotted.

Baby in her arms, woman shot dead in Delhi
Thu, Oct 26, 2017

Special Commissioner of Police, Dependra Pathak, however, added, “Apart from the money lending angle, we are probing the couple’s relationship.

Woman shot in Delhi’s Shalimar Bagh; husband, 1-year-old son escape unhurt
Wed, Oct 25, 2017

The woman identified as Priya Mehra was travelling with her husband Pankaj Mehra and one-year-old son in their Maruti Ritz car when the incident took place

A bloody gang war that dates back to 2012
Wed, Oct 25, 2017

On the intervening night of Sunday-Monday, Mohammad Wajid (35) and Mohammad Arif Hussain (23) were shot dead in Brahmpuri and Bhajanpura in a span of four hours.

Shahdara murders: Property papers missing from home
Tue, Oct 24, 2017

According to police, investigation so far has hinted at “friendly entry” by the attackers into the house and that it turned into a scuffle later.

Student police cadet project to begin in capital’s schools
Mon, Oct 23, 2017

Sources added that a team led by DCP-rank officers conducted a detailed study of the implementation of the initiative in Karnataka and Kerala.

The Thrill of the Chase
Sun, Oct 22, 2017

A retired inspector of the Delhi Police looks back at three decades of getting the better of repeat offenders.

Burdened, Delhi Police may request court to clear pending cases
Wed, Oct 18, 2017

When contacted, President of Delhi Judicial Service Association, Rajesh Malik, told The Indian Express that the reason for delay in disposal of such cases is because complainants often file protest petitions, asking for a reinvestigation.

Man’s body found in fridge, cut into pieces in Mehrauli
Sun, Oct 15, 2017

The victim, identified as Vipin Chand Joshi, had gone missing on October 9, police said, adding that his friend — Badal Mandal — whose house he was found in, is missing

Found from Sonu Dariyapur’s house — a 9mm carbine
Sun, Oct 15, 2017

“A separate case under sections 25/54/59 Arms Act has been registered at Special Cell Police Station and further interrogation has begun,” a police officer said

This Diwali, do not visit homes of seniors, Delhi cops ordered
Fri, Oct 13, 2017

The direction has been issued to all the districts heads, additional commissioners, joint commissioners and special commissioners of police, sources said.

Former Andaman DGP, now Delhi Police Special Commissioner, named in graft FIR
Thu, Oct 12, 2017

According to the FIR, Salam, Managing Director of Mansha Hospitality and Services Pvt Ltd, alleged that Choubey demanded “illegal gratification of Rs 15 lakh” in July 2016 to close an inquiry into an anonymous complaint against Salam that the police had received.

At Rs 50,000 per day, dissent is not cheap at Ramlila Maidan
Thu, Oct 12, 2017

Jantar Mantar has been the site of many famous protests — including Anna Hazare’s anti-corruption movement, Babri Masjid demolition protests and the Tamil Nadu farmers’ protest.

Nigerian man beaten: Police say they had no idea of assault till viral video
Tue, Oct 10, 2017

Police also claimed that immediately after the attack, the man “did not say he had been beaten up by the mob”. DCP (south) Ishwar Singh said beating is “unacceptable in any civil society”.

Police chief meets family of four murdered women in Shahdara
Tue, Oct 10, 2017

In June, 2011, the then police commissioner B K Gupta had participated in an eviction operation at Ramlila Maidan. Since then, the police commissioner has not personally visited a crime scene or incident spot, sources said.

Day after murders, 25 police teams to question kin, friends
Mon, Oct 09, 2017

The family has denied any property dispute and said robbery was the prime motive. Police have also questioned five painters who were whitewashing the house, after family members said one of the women got into an argument with the men on Friday.

Shahdara murder: Have lived here for decades, never thought of installing CCTV cameras, say relatives
Sun, Oct 08, 2017

The four women, who were murdered, lived with the extended family at Shahdara. Originally zamindars in east Delhi, the family sold off parts of land over the years.

Four women of a family, guard found with throats slit at Mansarovar Park home
Sun, Oct 08, 2017

The women lived with about 40 members of their extended family in a residential complex spread over 24,000 sq feet — all of them claimed they did not hear anything during the murders.