Chain snatching cases

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Snatchers target Delhi University professor out for a walk in North Campus

Police have so far been unable to track the three accused, who did not wear helmets to mask their faces. Investigators have looked into two CCTVs but have been unable to get a clear grab of their faces.

Three chain-snatching incidents in half-an-hour in Thane

The Shivaji Nagar police under Ambernath division last night registered three separate FIRs for offences under IPC sections 392 (robbery) and 34. Efforts were on to nab the chain-snatchers, police added.


Jewellers who buy stolen ornaments now face arrest

In the last two months, at least five jewellers have been arrested after the stolen ornaments were recovered from them.

Poll patrol impact — Major dip in chain-snatching cases

While the total value of the items stolen last year was around Rs 13 crore, that of the items recovered by the police was Rs 2 crore.

Four chain-snatching incidents reported in city

Police said that two motorcycle-borne youths reached Walimbe’s house around 4 pm.

15% decline in chain snatching cases in 2012,reveals GRP data

There was a 15 per cent drop in the number of chain snatching cases in 2012 as compared to 2011,according to Government Railway Police (GRP) data on chain snatching.


4 chain snatchers arrested

The Khar police on Monday arrested four persons alleged to have been involved in 21 chain snatching cases and also recovered gold jewellery worth Rs 15 lakh.

Chain-snatching cases: One held

The Ahmedabad Detection of Crime Branch arrested one person on Tuesday in connection with the rising number of chain-snatching cases in the city.

HC seeks data on chain snatching cases in state

The Gujarat High Court has granted permission to the state government to present a data of pending cases of chain snatching in the state.