Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015



Cops step up hunt for woman drug peddler
Mon, Mar 30, 2015

Shashikala, alias Baby Ramesh Patankar, has been on the wanted list of the Manikpur police for the past four months.

Three booked for ‘lewd’ behaviour
Fri, Mar 27, 2015

The girls, who live in an apartment in Andheri (W) area, are small-time television actors.

66A gone, cops told to drop section from FIR of accused
Fri, Mar 27, 2015

The accused had to be charged only under the section for insulting the modesty of a woman of the IPC.

Nightlife Debate: Popular pit-stops for those on a late night drive, dhabas want 24-hour licences too
Wed, Mar 25, 2015

Dhaba owners want to know if they can apply for the all-night licences as well.

City girl selected for international Rocball match
Tue, Mar 24, 2015

Sakshi credits her selection to her uncle. “Self-discipline and love for sports has been engraved in me by my uncle.”

Cops suspect suicide pact in deaths of maid, kin
Wed, Mar 11, 2015

25-year-old domestic help Bharti Pal, has accused her employer for sexual harassment in her suicide note.

E-challan system to be delayed
Mon, Mar 09, 2015

The traffic police had began the e-challan system as a pilot project.

Auto driver ‘molests’ woman he ferried regularly, arrested
Sun, Mar 08, 2015

Fourth case of molestation in the city this month.

The Big Picture: Pact of death
Sun, Mar 08, 2015

The four suicide videos raise more questions than they answer.

Sexual assault case: Dutch girl deposes in city
Thu, Mar 05, 2015

In Dec 2011, the girl was travelling alone in an autorickshaw when the driver and his friend tried to rape her.

Andheri Suicides: ‘Victims didn’t speak with anyone outside family circle in past 6 months’
Wed, Mar 04, 2015

The CDR details were being considered key to provide police with a clear motive for the suicides.

Missing minor traced in Aarey, medical test confirms rape
Tue, Mar 03, 2015

The victim told the police that an autorickshaw driver, known to her, lured her.

Meow Meow drug: Peddlers tweak modus operandi, go online to evade arrest
Tue, Mar 03, 2015

Regular raids on drug peddlers in past few months have prompted dealers to verify all customers.

Murder that killed a rural idyll
Tue, Mar 03, 2015

A chargesheet will be filed next week in the double murder case of a senior citizen couple in Dahanu.

Andheri suicides: Cops set out to find their lone relative for some lead
Thu, Feb 26, 2015

The police on Wednesday also found photocopies of Tinku Singh’s flat rent receipts under the bed of the deceased couple.

Cops say victims rehearsed video messages several times
Wed, Feb 25, 2015

Police are trying to find out what the deceased did for the five days between recording videos and committing suicides.

Andheri suicides: Cellphone also has photo of accused dressed as a woman
Wed, Feb 25, 2015

The four deceased, a brother-sister duo, their mother and her second husband, were found dead last week.

Amboli Police Station: 3 km away from its closest scene of crime
Thu, Feb 26, 2015

Located in Jogeshwari (W), it has a staff of 4 officers and over 150 constables.

Andheri suicides: Police recover another video
Tue, Feb 24, 2015

The fourth video, recorded as fresh evidence, was found on the same phone.

Bangur Nagar: The police station without its own station
Thu, Feb 26, 2015

The daily challenges the much praised or much maligned city police face.

After Rakesh Maria intervenes, cops arrest assistant director for ‘raping, beating’ wife
Sat, Feb 21, 2015

The woman told the police that since the second day of their marriage, her husband began to torture her.

Gang that conned woman with promise of arranging for pistol, arms licence busted, one arrested
Wed, Feb 18, 2015

Samrat allegedly promised to help her procure a pistol and a license for the weapon in exchange for Rs three lakh.

Traffic cops refuse nod to ‘Floatel’ near Gateway of India
Wed, Feb 18, 2015

The floatel is also accused of threatening the livelihood of small fishermen in Mumbai.

Mumbai policemen lament death of RR Patil
Mon, Feb 16, 2015

Patil's body will be taken in ambulance to his native place of Anjani in Tasgaon taluka of Sangli district.

Now, an app to help pick best routes
Mon, Feb 16, 2015

App will help commuters with various problems they face during their day-to-day travel in city.

Cops counsel motorists, make them watch films on safe riding
Thu, Feb 12, 2015

The motorcyclists were mostly aged between 20 years and 30 years.

Man held for ‘placing camera in women’s washroom’ sent to police custody till Feb 11
Tue, Feb 10, 2015

Police have recorded the statement of the management of lounge who have said that they were not aware of this.

Warli art also on the menu at Chikoo festival this weekend
Mon, Feb 02, 2015

Agro-tourism event to be held in Dahanu amid concerns that Warli art and culture have taken a backseat.

Boy detained for ‘clicking’, ‘circulating’ obscene pics of minor girl
Thu, Jan 29, 2015

The police, however, have not been able to recover the videos from the mobile phone of the boy.

In Vasai, a ‘youth brigade’ takes on drug menace
Mon, Jan 26, 2015

Vasai anti-drug brigade scans Vasai’s streets looking for drug addicts who it tries to rehabilitate.

Jogeshwari man arrested for making bomb hoax calls
Fri, Jan 23, 2015

The police said that the hoax calls were made using cell phones stolen by his brother

Cops’ new weapon to deal with crime — tow van-turned-theatre
Thu, Jan 22, 2015

To regain diminishing trust of residents cops screen movies on crime against women and drug abuse.

Vasai hostel food poisoning: 2 more admitted in hospital, docs say all four stable for now
Wed, Jan 21, 2015

The food contractor, along with the warden, would be charged for negligence.

City traffic woes: Reminders on six proposals sent to Fadnavis office
Mon, Jan 19, 2015

The proposals include e-challan, 500 dedicated CCTVs for 400 main junctions across the city.

Traffic cops booked 2251 rash drivers in December
Mon, Jan 12, 2015

In the ongoing drive, unlike in the past, the offender is arrested and the vehicle is seized.

Man held for raping minor daughter
Thu, Jan 08, 2015

According to the DN Nagar police, the first wife of the accused died a few years ago after which he remarried.