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Chain snatching


Gujarat: Strict penalty soon for chain snatchers, government to issue ordinance

August 14, 2018 1:18 am

Under the new proposed sections, maximum punishment related to chain snatching offence will be 10 years of imprisonment and a fine of up to Rs 25,000, said Minister of State for Home Pradeepsinh Jadeja.

Mumbai: Five, including minor, held for chain-snatching, thefts

November 01, 2017 12:35 am

The police said three gold necklaces valued at Rs 89,000 were recovered from one of the accused, apart from a motorbike he used to commit the crimes.

Now, weekly targets for phone snatchers

June 21, 2017 4:01 am

“Those either on foot or travelling in autos and rickshaws are most vulnerable. While three- wheelers often get stuck in traffic, the snatchers come on a motorcycle or scooter, snatch phones, and disappear,” said the officer.

Punjab: As elderly woman answers door, youth snatches her gold chain

May 04, 2016 8:55 am

Two youths had come on a bike without any number plate

Thane: Police fight chain snatching with strategy used against underworld

February 08, 2016 1:00 am

List of 20 most active criminals is issued to police stations every month.

Trouble in tricity: 10 snatchings in last 24 hours, two youngsters on motorbike wanted

September 15, 2015 4:25 am

Women targeted while walking on the road, standing outside their houses.

Chain snatchings: Cops return gold worth Rs 30 lakh to victims

August 22, 2015 2:45 am

Out of these, 52 offences were detected by the crime branch and eight by the local police stations.

Bhajanpura: Where chain-snatchers play cat and mouse with police

July 07, 2015 6:33 am

Investigation has revealed that middle and low income groups from Mustafabad, Chand Bagh, Noor Elahi and Loni are involved in these crimes.

Policewoman’s chain snatched outside CM Arvind Kejriwal’s residence

April 14, 2015 1:53 am

Staff of north district police later found a CCTV footage of the accused and saw that they were not wearing helmets.

2 motorcyclists snatch gold chain from woman

March 10, 2015 12:00 am

The accused were captured in the CCTVs installed in the street.