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Mumbai Crime Branch


Officers with five-year tenure in Crime Branch not to get extension, fresh posting in same department

April 01, 2021 8:10 am

The move is being touted as yet another step by the newly appointed commissioner to "clean up" the Crime Branch, which has faced ignominy after the arrest of suspended assistant inspector Sachin Waze.

Case filed in phone tapping report leak by Mumbai crime branch’s cyber department

March 27, 2021 2:10 am

The case was registered on the complaint of the state intelligence department, which had carried out the phone taps while it was being headed by IPS officer Rashmi Shukla.

Mumbai: Four arrested for cloning debit cards

February 20, 2021 2:21 am

A case was registered on Wednesday after a bank manager approached the crime branch that money was being withdrawn from its customers’ accounts fraudulently.

Three working as casting directors held for ‘forcing 14-yr-old girl into prostitution’

January 29, 2021 2:16 am

According to police, the three accused were arrested late on Wednesday when they arrived near an eating joint in Andheri (East).

Mumbai: MP resident arrested with weapons

January 02, 2021 2:01 pm

Following a tip-off that a person was coming to Bandra with firearms on Thursday evening, a Crime Branch (Unit VIII) team laid a trap and detained Borde.

BARC audit report confirms ex-executives spiked TRPs: Mumbai police

December 26, 2020 4:29 am

While BARC received the report in July, it was only after the Mumbai police wrote to them specifically seeking all documents relating to the alleged TRP scam that it sent the report to the police last week, nearly two months after the FIR was registered.

TRP scam: Ex-BARC chief operating officer held

December 18, 2020 2:03 am

Romil Ramgarhia was produced before the Mumbai metropolitan magistrate court and remanded in police custody till December 19. According to the police, this is the 14th arrest in the case.

Woman nabbed with drugs, cash in Dongri

December 13, 2020 4:51 am

"We seized the drugs under the Narcotics Act, and she was placed under arrest ," said an officer. Police, upon searching the house, found another 1.45 kilograms of MD and Rs 8,78,500 in unaccounted cash was also seized.

Mumbai Police bust sex racket operating through website; four arrested

October 22, 2020 9:43 am

According to police, on Tuesday, an officer from the Crime Branch (Unit VIII) received a tip-off that a particular mobile number was put up on a website for "escort services".

Mumbai: 2 arrested with 250 ecstasy pills

October 02, 2020 1:32 am

The arrests were made following orders by the Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh to crack down on drugs networks operating in the city.