Sunday, Sep 25, 2022



Bengaluru: Man extorts gold and silver from girlfriend, arrested

August 28, 2022 5:20 pm

The accused has been identified as Sumith, a resident of Byatarayanapura. The victim and the accused were in love and Sumith possessed some of the photos and videos of their private moments, said the police.

Woman arrested in Karnataka for ‘honey-trapping’ RSS leader

August 22, 2022 7:17 pm

According to the police complaint, Niddodi Jagannath Shetty was offered a lift to Mysuru from Mandya in a vehicle with four other people, following which he went to a hotel and was allegedly honey-trapped.

Two Delhi Police personnel suspended over extortion charges

July 18, 2022 11:07 am

The complainant alleged that the SHO of the Cyber Cell (East) and his subordinate had been demanding Rs 2 lakh from him, and had already taken Rs 22,000 after a complaint was registered against him by his wife.

Dawood aide booked for forcing wife into sexual relationships for extortion denied bail

June 24, 2022 9:53 pm

The court observed that Riyaz Ahmed Bhati is prima facie involved in such acts and his custodial interrogation was necessary, as he had failed to co-operate with the investigating agency and abide by the condition imposed on him while he was admitted to ad-interim bail.

Rajasthan cop held for extorting money from SHO over 'explicit' video calls, both suspended

June 24, 2022 7:03 am

Nagaur superintendent of police Ram Moorty Joshy says the action was taken because the duo 'harmed the force's image and not because they had a homosexual relationship'. The station house officer denies any such relationship.

SIT arrests extortion racket kingpin’s son

June 12, 2022 1:26 am

The police had busted the extortion racket run by Anil Bhalla and his associates on 27th May; while they arrested Bhalla and his associates Narinder Khillan and ASI Gurmez Singh, the ASI managed to flee from police custody the next day.

Gurgaon: Police arrest property dealer for ‘threatening and extorting Rs 10 crore from businessman’

April 30, 2022 11:29 am

According to the police, on April 27, a Gurgaon-based property dealer lodged a written complaint stating that an unknown person had been calling him from different numbers, asking for Rs 10 crore and threatening him of dire consequences if he didn’t pay.

Now, CBI looks into extortion charges against ex-Mumbai top cop Param Bir

April 28, 2022 2:15 am

While transferring five cases to the CBI, the Supreme Court had ruled all future FIRs against him would also be handed over to the central agency.

Mumbai: 20-year-old held for using intimate photos to force woman to give up her business share

April 21, 2022 8:29 am

Following his arrest on Tuesday, the man has been remanded to police custody till April 22.

Mumbai: Teacher duped of Rs 3.45 lakh online

March 10, 2022 7:50 am

As the teacher refused to pay more, the accused started blackmailing her. The police said he sent her morphed pictures that he had created using screenshots he had taken during their video calls.