Sunday, Dec 04, 2022

Mumbai crime


Solving Crime: How bloodstains in car helped police crack a 2018 murder case

November 25, 2022 9:34 am

Kirti Vyas, the finance manager of salon chain BBlunt in Mumbai, went missing on March 16, 2018. As there was no evidence linking her disappearance to her two colleagues, the Mumbai police had sent the car of one of the accused employees to the Forensic Science Laboratory.

Solving Crime: How a shopping bag led Mumbai Police to an ATM skimming gang

October 17, 2022 4:48 pm

After CCTV footage showed a suspect holding a shopping bag from a famous multinational departmental store, police approached the store and got details that helped them crack the case.

Mumbai: Man arrested for sodomy dies in police custody

April 23, 2022 12:38 am

Sources from the police station said that the deceased was addicted to alcohol and as he did not get to drink in the last two days, he complained of feeling unwell.

Woman missing from Vile Parle found dead, partner, his aide held

February 06, 2022 4:42 am

In solidarity and support, a candlelight march has been organised on Sunday evening from St Francis Xavier's Church in Vile Parle where she was buried and Carol’s residence seeking justice for her.

Mumbai court sends 70-year-old man to 10 years in jail for repeated sexual assault of minor

January 08, 2022 7:15 pm

While the girl and her mother initially refused to give out details, a case was registered against an unknown person by the police under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.

Mumbai: Man kills wife, attacks mother-in-law for refusing to join fight with neighbours

September 28, 2021 11:07 am

The deceased has been identified as Supriya Jagdish Gurav (28) and the accused as Jagdish, who worked in a private company selling train tickets outside Vasai railway station.

Pune woman arrested for posing as domestic help, stealing valuables from Mumbai houses

September 07, 2021 1:25 pm

The police said the woman would often travel to Mumbai and steal valuables from houses before returning to Pune

Man pulls off stunt to show children as dead in bid to force his estranged wife to return home

August 10, 2021 9:44 am

The accused forced his son to lay on the floor, covered him with a white cloth, garlanded him and lit incense sticks near him, following which he clicked pictures, police said. The same day, he tied a noose around his daughter's neck using a dupatta and tied one end of the stole to the ceiling fan and made her stand on a bucket.

Mumbai: Six months after man reported missing, two arrested for his murder

December 24, 2020 6:23 pm

According to the police, the man had got into a fight with his friend a few days before he was reported missing.

Mumbai: Woman molested in train by passenger who saved her from chain snatcher

November 26, 2020 9:37 am

The incident took place when the woman was travelling from her home in Bhayander to meet her brother in Kandivali.