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Local Crime Branch


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.

Inter-state theft racket busted,eight arrested

April 19, 2013 5:22 am

Eight persons were arrested by the Local Crime Branch (LCB) sleuths of Kheda district on Thursday after they busted an inter-state theft gang that had spread its operations as far as Rajasthan,Madhya Pradesh,Uttar Pradesh,Karnataka and Maharashtra.

Two arrested for ‘withdrawing’ Rs 1.4 crore from NRG’s bank account

March 23, 2013 4:13 am

The local crime branch (LCB) of Bhavnagar police Friday arrested two persons for allegedly withdrawing Rs 1.4 crore from account of a non-resident Gujarati (NRG) by cracking him Internet banking password.

Prohibition cases come down,IMFL seizures go up in Vadodara

March 04, 2013 4:06 am

Last year,the city recorded the lowest number of prohibition cases since 2010 while incidents of individuals found in possession of liquor remained the lowest of the last five years.