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Local Crime Branch


Soaring poultry prices: Ten arrested in Pune for fleeing with trucks transporting chickens

April 05, 2022 11:11 am

Rising rates of poultry feed, such as soybean and corn, and surging transportation costs have pushed up poultry prices steeply over the last few weeks.

Gang stealing construction material busted, 2 held in Rajkot

December 06, 2021 2:17 am

Acting on a tip-off, an LCB team led by police inspector Ajaysinh Gohil nabbed two men from near Jetpur Sunday while they were attempting to dispose of 378 scaffolding shuttering plates they had stolen from various construction sites.

Cops bust gang robbing truck drivers on Pune-Mumbai Expressway

July 12, 2021 12:56 pm

Police said that robbers attacked Durgaprasad Kahar, a 27-year-old truck driver from Uttar Pradesh, on June 12 when he was sleeping in his truck parked near the Taje petrol pump on the Expressway.

Gujarat: Six detained as Morbi police busts ‘fake remdesivir racket’

May 02, 2021 4:47 am

Police also seized 3,371 vials of fake remdesivir injections of Rs1.61 crore face value and Rs 90.27 lakh cash that the accused had earned by selling the fake drug which is used in treatment of Covid-19.

Juvenile among four held for ‘murder’ of ATM guard in Kutch

March 22, 2021 2:35 am

A team of the local crime branch (LCB) of Kutch (east) police nabbed Ranveer Singh (22), Vishal Rajbar (21) and a juvenile from Uttar Pradesh (UP), brought them to Gandhidham in Kutch and formally arrested them on Saturday.

One more held in Mundra custodial deaths case

March 08, 2021 12:42 am

Kapil Desai, a police constable attached to the Mundra police station and a native of Chandkheda in Ahmedabad, surrendered after being on the run for more than a month.

Gujarat: Man whose car was ‘used in crime’ consumes poison after being summoned by police, discharged

February 10, 2021 8:10 pm

Police sources said the car belonging to Vipulsinh, a farmer from Samaghohgha, is still untraceable.

Hiren Patel’s killing ordered by Congress MLA’s brother, says accused: Gujarat Police

December 28, 2020 11:12 pm

The ATS detained Gudala, accused number seven who was on the run since October, from Mewat in Haryana on Sunday.

Crackdown on cow slaughter: Cops invoke PASA against four

October 14, 2014 1:52 am

On the eve of Bakrid, Ahmedabad Crime Branch’s raids went awry in Shahpur, leading to clashes.

Gujarat govt appeals in HC against acquittal

December 05, 2013 3:57 am

During the proceedings of the case in trial court,Parsottam had even moved an application to undergo Brain Mapping Test to prove his innocence before the HC.