Tuesday, Dec 06, 2022

extortion racket


Delhi: 3 held for working with China-based gang to run extortion racket

July 17, 2022 9:22 am

DCP (outer) Sameer Sharma said the accused have been identified as Ravi Kumar Pankaj (28), Javed Raza Ansari (30) and Vikas Yadav (19).

Instagram message, nude video calls, blackmail: Modus operandi of a new phishing crime wave

September 07, 2021 4:06 pm

On July 4, the Agra Cyber Police arrested three men from Mewat who were allegedly involved in various forms of cyber crime, including making “nude video calls to blackmail people”. Police believe that it is this same gang that targeted Bhasin.

Mumbai: Suresh Pujari gang busted, Crime Branch arrests five

January 23, 2018 4:26 am

Caterer at court, one-handed sharpshooter, fruit vendor among those arrested.

'Extortion racket' Karnataka: Government sets up SIT probe

July 01, 2015 1:35 am

The government’s decision comes amid internal battle in the Lokayukta between Justice Bhaskar Rao and his deputy Justice Subhash Adi on the modalities of the investigation in the case.

‘Fugitive gangster Satam’s nephew was running extortion racket in city’

December 16, 2014 3:05 pm

Narahari started handling his uncle’s extortion racket when he needed money for his father’s treatment.

2 ‘journalists’, woman arrested on extortion charge, say police

October 31, 2014 1:07 am

Spycams seized, accused targeted doctors, owners of nursing homes and test labs

Extortion racket being run from jail busted, three held

October 11, 2014 1:39 am

When the complainant fled the village, the three attempted to kidnap his associate but their bid was foiled by villagers.

Two constables among five held for extortion

August 26, 2013 12:54 am

Two Delhi Police constables and three others have been arrested by the Crime Branch of the Delhi Police on charges of running an extortion racket and facilitating a prostitution racket.

Extortion racket in Tihar Jail busted

August 05, 2013 1:33 am

The Special Cell on Saturday busted an extortion racket operating from Tihar Jail

Cop shifted for extortion links

October 24, 2011 7:03 am

A police constable from the Ahmedabad Crime Branch was shifted to the city Police Headquarters last week after his alleged involvement in an extortion racket came to the fore.