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It’s back to school for Delhi Police — for lessons in communication

The classes for the officers, who come from police stations under the southwest district, are being conducted at the Indigo Airlines’ Ifly Training Academy, Gurgaon.

Sudden provocation leads to 1 in 5 murders

Police also said that 11% of the murders were “crime-related”, suggesting motives such as robbery, and 11% were crimes of passion. In 19% of cases, either the body was unidentified or the motive could not be ascertained.

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Annual data out, heinous crimes down: Crime up 6%, police cite migrant population, materialism, media

While fewer heinous crimes such as murder, rape and robbery were reported, motor vehicle thefts continued to be an area of concern for the police — 44,158 vehicles were reported stolen last year, up from 39,084 in 2017.

Delhi police survey to improve services: 30,000 phone interviews, 2,000 home visits

In November, Home Minister Rajnath Singh had said the national capital police has to become a role model for other police forces and had expressed anguish over the fact that the police personnel were not behaving well while dealing with the common man.

Road rage cases in Delhi decline by 23.43 per cent: Delhi Police

There are several factors like better awareness levels among Delhiites, better visibility of police on roads and quicker response of Delhi Police in such cases, special commissioner of police (Crime), said.

Tailor shot dead: How will I manage alone, asks pregnant wife

According to police, Reshma’s husband Afaq Ali, a tailor, was shot dead, allegedly by Mehtab, for throwing a brick at his pet dog as it chased him.

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Delhi farmhouse firing case: Ex-MLA’s brother held

Special CP (law and order) R P Upadhyay confirmed the arrest of Rajesh Singh. Raju’s wife Renu Singh (41) and domestic help Raminder Singh (48) were also arrested under IPC Section 201 (causing disappearance of evidence).

Delhi: Former Bihar MLA Raju Singh arrested for ‘firing at woman’ during farmhouse party

Police came to know that Singh is fond of weapons and as the countdown to New Year began, he requested the DJ to play a Bollywood song “related to guns”.

Delhi: Ex-MLA facing 5 other cases, including attempt to murder

The election affidavit shows five pending cases against him, including of criminal intimidation and attempt to murder. 

‘60 guests at farmhouse, no one called police’

Police said that prima facie investigation revealed that former MLA Raju Singh, accused in the shooting, was drunk when he allegedly took out the pistol to shoot in the air, as many in the gathering were dancing.

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SSC Delhi Police answer keys 2017: Here's how to download

Delhi Police Constable Exam 2017: The answer keys for the exam have been released on the official website ssc.nic.in.

North East festival celebrated at IGNCA grounds in New Delhi

The festival is an attempt to highlight various facets of North East.

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AAP's Ashutosh taken for questioning by Delhi Police

AAP leaders Ashutosh and Shazia Ilmi, booked for rioting and damaging public property.

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Kanhaiya sent to one-day remand: Delhi Police

New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI) Rajan Bhagat, public relations officer of the Delhi Police, said Kanhaiya Kumar who has been booked on sedition charges, have been taken on one-day remand by the Delhi police for further investigation in the JNU unrest. He added that that Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who are also facing the charges of sedition, will be confronted on Friday for investigation. He further said necessary action must be taken against the accused.

JNU row: Umar, Bhattacharya surrender

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who are facing sedition charges for allegedly raising anti-national slogans, surrendered before the Delhi Police last night. Following a medical check-up, the two were interrogated on Wednesday for around five hours and will be presented before the magistrate later in the day. Khalid and Bhattacharya are among the five students who, along with JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar, had allegedly shouted anti-national slogans at an event organised in the university campus on February 9.

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Tactics used to investigate JNU row are dynamic: Bassi

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): Talking about the ongoing JNU row, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday said the circumstances have changed and "seditious" speeches had been delivered. Bassi said that he was confident of Delhi Police's tactics being used to investigate the matter are dynamic.

Kanhaiya's bail plea hearing to resume tomorrow

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Tuesday adjourned the hearing of JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar's bail plea, seeking status report from the Delhi Police prosecutor. Divulging details on the matter, special public prosecutor of Delhi Police Shailendra Babbar said there are certain facts that they want to submit to the court and therefore a day's time has been granted. He added that there are enough evidence to prove Kanhaiya guilty.

BJP MLA OP Sharma arrested, later released on bail

New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): Delhi police arrested controversial BJP legislator O.P. Sharma, on Thursday in connection with an assault case on Monday, but the former was later released on bail. Speaking to the media after getting bail, Sharma dubbed his arrest as an ‘embarrassment’, saying the one who one took action against traitors was getting punished.

OP Sharma summoned by police, says will cooperate

New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA, OP Sharma, was summoned by the Delhi Police on Thursday. Before being summoned, he said he respects the law and will cooperate with the police during the investigation.

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JNU row: Protesting NSUI workers detained

New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): The Delhi Police on Wednesday detained protesting National Students Union of India (NSUI) workers for shouting anti-BJP slogans. They also torched BJP flags and an effigy representing the ruling party. One of the protestors criticised the Centre for punishing the innocents and allowing the guilty to escape punitive action.

Delhi Police has enough evidence against Kanhaiya: Bassi

New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Delhi Commissioner of police BS Bassi on Wednesday said the Delhi Police has enough evidence against Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union president Kanhaiya Kumar. He added that as per their investigation some outsiders were also involved in the chanting of ‘anti-national’ slogans on the Jawaharlal Nehru University campus.

Security beefed up outside Patiala House Court

New Delhi Feb 17 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Delhi Police to beef up security in and around Patiala House court, which will take up the case against Jawaharlal Nehru University student union president Kanhaiya Kumar, today. The Supreme Court has restricted the number of people inside Patiala House Court to the arguing counsel, two professors and five media people.

Disappointed with Delhi Police’s approach: Divyansh’s father

New Delhi, Feb 09 (ANI): Father of Divyansh, who was found dead in a septic tank of Ryan International School, said he is disappointed with the approach of Delhi Police towards the investigation. He added that the Delhi Police is investigating the case as a “mishappening” and not murder. He further said that he has complete faith in the Indian judicial system.

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