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A decade after 26/11, Mumbai gets training centre for police officers

The training facility in Dadar was inaugurated in September last week by Director General (Anti-Corruption Bureau) Sanjay Barve, who earlier held additional charge, SID. Rashmi Shukla, a 1988-batch IPS officer, was appointed SID commissioner last week.

After Salve, another Maharashtra Police constable seeks permission for sex-change surgery

If permitted, this would be the third case in the country in which a policewoman has been re-inducted into the force after undergoing a gender correction surgery.


1993 custodial death case: Supreme Court upholds conviction of eight cops, raises jail term

According to the prosecution, Joinus, who was beaten up, was found dead in his cell next day.

Maharashtra: CBI takes ‘shooter’ to bridge where Narendra Dabholkar was killed

Andure was arrested on August 18 by the agency, which alleged that he and another suspect, Sharad Kalaskar, had killed Dabholkar. Kalaskar is currently in the custody of the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS).

Man arrested for 'Maoist link' by ATS named in Elgaar Parishad pamphlet; Pune police seek more information

In June, the Pune City Police have arrested five activists from Pune, Nagpur and Delhi over their alleged Maoist links, in connection to a case filed over Elgaar Parishad.

Maratha Protests: Police probe if social media instigated stir

“One of the posts used photographs of Shivaji Maharaj and his mother Jijabai to render authenticity while calling for a ‘Thok morcha’... the emblem of the organiser was also used. This message was later found to be fake,” said an officer citing a message that went viral on WhatsApp.


BJP MP accuses Maharashtra police of inaction on attack against her

Raising the issue during Zero Hour in the Lok Sabha, the MP said she was returning from a meeting when her car came under attack and the accused smashed its glasses and tried to topple it.

Mumbai's Byculla Jail: At least 82 female inmates in hospital after complaints of diarrhoea, two critical

According to Dr Sanjay Surase, medical superintendent at JJ Hospital, patients are suffering from vomiting, lose motion, abdominal pain and dehydration. “Treatment is on. All are under observation,” he said. Few patients remain critical.

Maharashtra: 14 arrested for holding policemen captive, beating them up

When they reached the house, the accused started arguing with the policemen and pulled them inside. They held the policemen captive for hours and also thrashed them. The accused, including the two women, were drunk at that time, police said.

Not every missing girl has eloped with lover: Bombay High Court to police

"... Let not the investigating teams and officials placed at the highest level treat every case as one where the girl child runs away with the boy she loves, particularly as depicted in cinema or a film on the screen," the bench said.