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To have witness protection law soon, state tells HC

“The move to bring about a legislation in this regard is certainly welcome,” said Justices A S Oka and A K Menon.

Why did Naveen govt make me a DGP if they found me corrupt: Prakash Mishra

A case of financial irregularities during his reign in OPHWC between 2006-2009, has been filed against him.


Patil bends,says govt will rethink police transfers

In the face of mounting pressure from the police establishment upset at excessive political interference in its affairs,Home Minister R R Patil on Friday said he would go to the cabinet for a “permanent solution” that would restore the power to transfer police officers to the Director General of Police.

Senior cops highlight contradictory orders

Senior cops who met home minister R R Patil Friday pointed out a “serious contradiction” between two state government orders — one vesting the power to transfer and promote with the home department and the other granting the director general of police (DGP) the authority to sanction prosecutions.

HP amends notification on DGP appointment

Less than a week after the state government issued orders elevating Additional Director General of Police Sanjay Kumar,a 1985 batch IPS officer,as the Director General of Police (DGP),there is a fresh faux pas on the police chief’s orders

HC sets aside govt order cancelling S-I recruitment process

The recruitment process was cancelled by an order of the Principal Secretary (Home) to the Director General of Police written on September 3 this year.


Srivastava’s appointment to PCA ‘improper’: Legal experts

Legal experts said that not only is Srivastava’s appointment inappropriate but it is also highly improper.

State polls: EC meet to discuss border security

The Election Commission of India will assess the law and order situation in the districts bordering five states where Assembly elections have been announced.

Jhakhand's digital leap

From Naxal cadres to maps of Red zones,and police weapons looted to FIRs filed,the state police’s award-winning IT wing has information on their fingertips

HC acquits 7 awarded death sentence for ‘honour killing’

The Allahabad High Court has directed the Director General of Police to ensure that in cases of suspected ‘honour killing’ a final report is not filed unless there is approval from an officer not below the rank of Superintendent of Police.