Thursday, Jan 29, 2015



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.

6 held for highway robbery, murder confess to have committed similar crimes
Tue, Dec 30, 2014

They are held for the brutal murder of 46-year-old Nallasopara native Prakash Kadu.

17-year-old ‘molested’ on bus, cops gear up for New Year eve challenge
Sun, Dec 28, 2014

Mumbai police have identified over 2,000 spots across the city where the special squads will be stationed.

‘Need more crane operators to tackle vehicle breakdowns on Eastern Freeway’
Mon, Dec 22, 2014

The Freeway, which spans from Kurla to P D’Mello Road in south Mumbai, was thrown open to the public in June last year.

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.