Sunday, Dec 21, 2014



Forensic Sciences Laboratory flooded with samples as drug-related cases see a spike
Sat, Dec 20, 2014

Police officials said the arrivals of the test reports will enable them to file chargesheets in these cases.

‘Two of the four girls had eloped with boyfriends’
Wed, Dec 17, 2014

One of the four girls returned to the NGO of her own accord, while the other was traced to her friend’s place in Panvel.

City police’s 4-yr-old hostage crisis team yet to take its first real test
Tue, Dec 16, 2014

HCNT officers have participated in cases of attempt to suicides and also kidnappings.

‘Install enforcement cameras on JJ flyover’
Mon, Dec 15, 2014

The police had installed five speed breakers on the stretch, but this only lead to slow moving traffic.

Juhu ‘assault’: Lift had no CCTV, say police
Fri, Dec 12, 2014

The police said that the 22-year-old victim was given the job a month earlier after her father, himself a postman, passed away.

Stampede at Andheri college festival
Fri, Dec 12, 2014

Another police team received information that drugs were being sold outside the college premises.

Man pulls off prank carjacking with toy gun, held for robbery
Thu, Dec 11, 2014

After over an hour of checking cars at nakabandis the police reached the spot where the incident had occurred.

City taxi union writes to transport chief, asks not to reserve dead permits for private fleets
Tue, Dec 09, 2014

Mumbai taximen’s union has written to the transport commissioner against reserving 8000 dead permits for private taxi fleets.

Police begin verification drive for cab drivers
Tue, Dec 09, 2014

Traffic police are starting a drive where they will meet private taxi owners over police verification process.

Servers of many online gaming parlours based in Dubai, say police
Mon, Dec 08, 2014

“We had zeroed in on a few servers in Dubai and blocked them, but other servers sprang up within days,” said Patil.

3 days after installing rubber speed breakers on JJ flyover, BMC set to remove them
Tue, Dec 02, 2014

Traffic congestion has increased, breakers may make way for rumblers

Now, rubber speed-breakers on JJ Flyover to curb accidents
Mon, Dec 01, 2014

Two young men lost their lives in a pile up involving their motorcycle and three cars on the JJ flyover late last Sunday night.

Peddler who ‘hid drug under a plastered arm’ arrested near Malwani school
Sat, Nov 29, 2014

The accused is alleged to have been hiding the drug under a plaster around his right arm, earning the nickname of ‘Raju Plaster’.

Rusting speed boats, fewer cops… city’s coastline as exposed as ever
Wed, Nov 26, 2014

The coastal police, at present, have 27 speedboats and sealegs to Mumbai. However, 18 of these boats are not operational.

Cases on rise, North region police step up crackdown on drug peddlers, consumers
Mon, Nov 24, 2014

Recognising the urgent need for action against drug consumers and peddlers in light of its many ill-effects, including the attacks on policemen, the North region police have been enforcing a crackdown on drug consumers and peddlers for the past two months. Additional Commissioner of Police Kishore Jadhav (North region) said that in the past few […]

For BEST staffers, clean toilets too few & far between
Mon, Nov 24, 2014

In April, BEST bus drivers went on a flash strike to protest against the implementation of computerised scheduling of duties.

‘Malad murder accused wanted money for new life in Bangladesh’
Fri, Nov 14, 2014

The officers said that Arvind had visited Khan’s residence to help her download songs on her mobile phone.

Malad woman ‘murder’: Six teams set up to nab suspect
Thu, Nov 13, 2014

The officers said Gupta had been employed with a mobile phone store in Goregaon West.

Tawde was confident of win, had ordered 5,000 laddoos
Mon, Oct 20, 2014

Win of BJP is the win of Narendra Modi’s dream of development for Maharashtra, said Tawde.

‘Nasir used to make me beg’— Bandra girl recounts kidnapping ordeal
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

Megha was reported missing a year and half ago by her family to the Nirmal Nagar police.

Mumbai girl makes herself at home, gives police a name to work with
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

The girl was returned in a joint operation between the Nirmal Nagar police and the bureau of Mumbai Police.

Two EVMs seized from poll official’s house
Thu, Oct 16, 2014

Bangar confirmed the incident and said orders had been issued to the RO to initiate action against Mandhare.

Mumbai Police arrest 57, seize 58 firearms in last 15 days
Wed, Oct 15, 2014

The officers laid a trap and arrested Rane. Two country-made revolvers and bullets were seized from him.

Man held for theft at house of Nagaland Governor’s kin
Tue, Oct 14, 2014

The police were able to recover the entire stolen booty from Sharma that he had hid in his house in Kandivali (West).

‘Like Modi is the man for BJP, I want to be same for Shiv Sena’
Wed, Oct 08, 2014

Shiv Sena is progressive in its ideology, and Uddhav Thackrey has great visions to improve the education system of the state.

Yet another cheating complaint against Bandra bizman held for rape
Wed, Oct 08, 2014

Clarence Pereira was arrested on August 22 after three women filed separate FIRs against him.

Special unit to focus on recovery of stolen jewellery
Mon, Oct 06, 2014

Only 793 of the over 2,000 cases could be detected, with less than Rs two crore worth of jewellery recovered.

To save temple wall, Sindhis may dump BJP for Cong
Thu, Oct 02, 2014

BMC had stated earlier that they would not demolish the wall or area of religious places as it may hurt religious sentiments.

Two ‘runaway’ minor girls traced to Goa, man detained
Thu, Oct 02, 2014

One of them had reportedly left behind a note saying she wanted ‘freedom’.

Former model Archana Pandey commits suicide, Mumbai Police rule out foul play
Tue, Sep 30, 2014

Pandey had been making frequent rounds to Gujarat for Ashwin’s bail. She had requested Pathan to help her out but he had been avoiding her lately.

Traffic police plan green corridor for ambulances
Mon, Sep 08, 2014

After advance call to cops, its route will be cleared of vehicular traffic.

Cops give their take: Smooth roads mean more accidents
Thu, Sep 04, 2014

A study by the city traffic police says most of the accidents this year occurred on newly opened bridges or repaired roads.

Anti-eve-teasing squads to now arrest those caught in the act
Wed, Sep 03, 2014

Like Aslam, everyday at least six boys are brought to each of the 15 Police stations across the North region of the city.

Day after, 2 teachers who ‘tortured, caned’ teenagers arrested
Fri, Aug 29, 2014

Garg and Palva have been booked under section 324 and 305 of the IPC.

3 boys drown while trying to flee hostel
Thu, Aug 28, 2014

According to police, the school authorities had reported about the boys going missing on Monday night.

Gangster Pujari sends reminder to cops: Underworld still exists in Mumbai
Wed, Aug 27, 2014

According to the police, they are scrutinising CCTV footage of the area near Morani’s Juhu bungalow.