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Wednesday, October 27, 2021



Europol investigation busts 150 'high value' darknet vendors

October 26, 2021 5:02 pm

Darknet marketplaces allow drug vendors to sell and ship their goods in supposed security.

Hundreds of US police officers have died from Covid-19. Vaccines remain a hard sell

October 13, 2021 10:24 am

More than 460 American law enforcement officers have died from Covid-19 infections tied to their work since the start of the pandemic, according to the Officer Down Memorial Page, making the coronavirus by far the most common cause of duty-related deaths in 2020 and 2021.

Police officer drags man by hair from car, ‘I’m paraplegic,’ he protests

October 12, 2021 11:18 am

The Police Department did not immediately respond to questions seeking comment Monday afternoon, but in a 16-minute video released by the department that contains the body-camera footage and some police statements, they said an investigation had begun.

Pune Rural Police to try out 8-hour daily duty for women constabulary

September 01, 2021 7:49 am

At present, the standard duration of daily duty for police personnel is 12 hours which often extends by at least two hours, considering the nature of policing duties.

Man arrested for 'frequenting Mahila Ayog's office' in Panchkula

August 27, 2021 8:39 pm

The accused has been identified as one Madan Lal Dhiman (50), a resident of Vishvakarma Colony, Pinjore, who is also an RTI activist

Police, CBI don’t respond to complaints from judges: CJI

August 07, 2021 6:51 am

Heading a two-judge bench which took up the suo motu case registered by the Supreme Court in connection with the death of Dhanbad Additional Sessions Judge Uttam Anand, Chief Justice of India N V Ramana said

Police officer on leave helps reunite lost child with family

July 16, 2021 5:13 am

The child belongs to a gypsy community, members of which earn their livelihood by selling utensils with the exchange of old clothes.

Bareilly: Caught red-handed, burglar shoots self, say police

June 12, 2021 4:35 am

While one of the aides, Rinku alias Abhishek Singh, was arrested from inside the house, the third accused managed to escape, said police.

Man murders wife on the road during argument: Police

April 07, 2021 11:36 pm

Police have identified the deceased as Shubhangi Sagar Lokhande (21). They have arrested her husband Sagar Balu Lokhande (23), a resident of Urali Devachi, on charges of murder.

West Bengal Police recruitment 2021: Application process begins for 1251 wireless operator posts, check details

February 23, 2021 1:30 pm

West Bengal Police recruitment 2021: There are in total 1251 vacancies notified, 1126 for male candidates, and 125 for female candidates. Apply till March 22.


The Force within: What inspired two women, 20 yrs apart, to join the police force

March 08, 2016 5:06 pm

Here's how fate led 20 year-old Ritu and 40 year-old Satwanti to join the police force.

Hostage drama in China

January 10, 2014 7:26 pm

Police successfully rescued a construction worker taken hostage by a person who was being pursued for stealing a mountain bike.


Eight Naxals neutralised in encounter in Telangana

March 01, 2016 11:12 am

Bhadrachalam (Telangana), Mar 01 (ANI): The Greyhounds Division of the Telangana Police neutralised eight Naxals in an encounter on Tuesdayon the Telangana-Chhattisgarh border. Telangana Maoist party secretary Hari Bhushan and Divisional Commander Lachhanna were among those eliminated. An AK 47, two SLR and three 303 rifles were recovered from Putapadu near Cherla. The body of Naxals has been shifted to Bhadrachalam.

Police arrest Maoist woman commander in Jharkhand

March 01, 2016 7:12 am

Giridih, Jharkhand, Mar 01 (ANI): Police arrested a Maoist woman commander in Jharkhand giving a major blow to the extremist group in the region. Acting on a tip-off, police arrested Chandamuni Hansda from a bus station in Giridih district, who is wanted in murder of a senior police officer and other heinous crimes. The woman is believed to be member of core team of Maoist leader Hitesh in the Santhal-Pargana zone, which consists of six districts. Superintendent of Police, Akhilesh B Verier, called it was a big achievement for the police. Police said she was the founding member of the Maoist women’s wing in Santhal-Pargana.

College student stabbed to death, two injured

March 01, 2016 5:15 am

Shamli (UP), Mar 01 (ANI): A student was stabbed to death by unidentified people at a bus stop in Budhana, Uttar Pradesh in a clash allegedly regarding a girl. In this clash, four students were injured out of which two students are critical. Three NCC students were at the stop waiting for the bus to their village when suddenly 10 to 12 boys arrived with knives and attacked the three boys. Police has begun investigations in the case.

Class-3 student allegedly molested by teacher in Hooghly

February 26, 2016 10:07 am

Hooghly (WB), Feb 26 (ANI): A student of class 3 was allegedly molested by a teacher in Hooghly district of West Bengal. The family of the student created uproar outside the school. They broke a glass of a police van and injured two police officials. However, the situation was controlled by the Bhadreswar police.

17 students critical after consuming mid-day meal in Palghar

February 26, 2016 9:23 am

Palghar (Maharashtra), Feb 26 (ANI): Over 100 students fell ill after consuming mid-day meal at a government-run school in Palghar district of Maharashtra. An official of the district education department Prakash Mokashi said action will be taken against the guilty. Jyoti Jadav, a student of the same school, said her stomach started aching after consuming the meal. 17 of the Kasa village primary school students are still critical.The police have sent food samples for tests to a laboratory in Mumbai.

Umar Khalid taken to undisclosed location after questioning

February 24, 2016 12:36 pm

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Umar Khalid, who has been booked on charges of sedition, left Delhi's RK Puram police station to an undisclosed place after questioning by police. Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who are facing sedition charges for allegedly raising anti-national slogans, surrendered before the Delhi Police on Tuesday night. Following a medical check-up, the two were interrogated for around five hours and will be presented before the magistrate later in the day.

Security tightened outside JNU

February 23, 2016 2:05 pm

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): The security was increased outside the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Tuesday in view of the unrest going on the campus. The JNU has turned into a fortress as the five students, accused of involving in 'anti-national' activities, are still in the administration block of the varsity, while police keeps vigil outside the gates.

Delhi: Fire breaks out in Ansal towers

February 22, 2016 10:22 am

New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): A fire broke out in Asia’s largest computer spare parts market, Nehru Place, in Delhi on Monday morning. Six fire tenders rushed to the spot to douse off the fire. No casualty has been reported so far. Police and fire tenders are conducting dousing off operation.

Kejriwal flays Modi Govt. for ‘mishandling’ JNU row

February 18, 2016 12:19 pm

New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government and said that if the NDA government can’t arrest four-five students who raised anti-national slogans in JNU, how they will arrest the Pathankot attack culprits. He also condemned the Patiala House Court incident and said the police remained mum and didn’t act over it.

Five militants of banned organisation held in Bhubaneswar

February 18, 2016 8:10 am

Bhubaneswar, Feb 18 (ANI): The police on Wednesday night arrested five militants, belonging to banned Students Islamic Movement, in Odisha. Acting on an intelligence input, a police team carried out raids in Rourkela district and apprehended the ultras after a brief gun battle. The arrested ultras had escaped from a jail in Khandwa district of of Madhya Pradesh in 2013. Director General of Odisha police Kanwar Brajesh Singh said they were involved in blasts, killing of two policemen and bank robbery. Police will produce them before a court to seek remand for further interrogation.