January 19, 2020 9:23 am
Soft-spoken or unresponsive? Judicious or slow to take decisions? A yes-man or his own man? With Amulya Patnaik set to retire this month as chief of Delhi Police, a force that’s in the spotlight for its action/inaction in the Jamia and JNU cases, his stint will be marked by the many storms he faced, and weathered.
September 30, 2019 3:08 am
Delhi Police chief Amulya Patnaik on efforts to curb snatching, a proposal to amend the law for stricter punishments, and how street crime is an issue across the world
July 05, 2019 2:22 am
Six persons have been arrested and six juveniles apprehended over the issue so far.
July 04, 2019 8:39 am
Shah is learnt to have taken a stern view of the failure of local intelligence, and told Patnaik that another such incident “would not be tolerated”.
July 02, 2019 6:48 pm
The delegation asked the Police commissioner to take measures for restoring the confidence of the "terrorised" Hindus, which he claimed were asked by the miscreants to leave the area.
March 17, 2019 1:43 am
According to police, ACP Prem Vallabh (55), who jumped from the window of his office on the ninth floor of the PHQ, had mentioned the names of the three officers in his suicide note.
November 13, 2018 2:02 am
Personnel to admit them to hospitals, contact their families. According to police sources, personnel will be entrusted with identifying or spotting such people roaming unattended, and admitting them to hospitals recognised by IHBAS.
October 22, 2018 2:45 am
Amulya Patnaik, at the recent crime review meeting held at the Delhi Police Headquarters, also asked deputy commissioners of police (DCPs) to take action against “robbers, snatchers and criminals carrying firearms”.
October 14, 2018 1:33 am
At a recently held crime review meeting, Patnaik had raised the issue of integrity of police staff and directed all the supervisors to work on the issue.
August 31, 2017 3:07 am
The “bi-monthly performance appraisal form” has several sections, the first among them called “effectiveness in crime control measures”. The section comprises a table to record cases of robbery, murder, snatching, vehicle theft, etc, in the previous year and this one, along with a column for “remarks” by the SHO.