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Thane Police


Mumbai: Two held for planting animal body parts in shop to frame owner

December 30, 2021 8:51 pm

The accused were identified as Anwar Abdul Rauf Khan, a scrap shop owner, and Mohammad Arif Sirajuddin Khan, who connived to place the animal body parts in the shop and tip off the police.

Thane gangrape case: All accused held

September 28, 2021 1:30 am

The accused had allegedly gangraped the minor in Dombivali for over eight months. The two minors, who were also involved in the crime, were sent to a juvenile home.

Three more held in Thane gangrape case

September 27, 2021 1:09 am

On September 22, the minor had lodged a complaint with the police that she was gangraped by 33 people including two minors at different places in Thane over the past eight months by being blackmailed with a private video.

Thane man arrested for strangling wife to death, setting body on fire to remove evidence

September 05, 2021 11:42 pm

Police said that the accused poured kerosene on the body and set it ablaze to mislead the investigators.

Mumbai: 11 arrested for thrashing woman after molestation bid

July 04, 2021 7:41 am

The incident took place on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday when the woman was travelling alone in an auto-rickshaw in Kolsewadi.

Ulhasnagar: Swab stick supplier held, did not have FDA licence

May 07, 2021 4:21 am

Since last week, multiple households at the slum were involved in packing swab sticks in plastic wrappers to be used for RT-PCR tests. Women and children involved had to pack two swabs each in a packet and earned Rs 20 for 1,000 packets.

Memories of a road or a tree, social media photos: How Thane Police helped reunite 2,302 missing kids with families

January 19, 2021 12:55 am

An administrative decision made by the Thane Police in mid-2014, to start a Child Protection Unit (CPU), is now paying dividends as 2,302 children have been reunited with their parents since 2018.

Thane: Man kills girlfriend with metal power grinder, dies by suicide

November 21, 2020 10:08 am

The police, who found the bodies in the evening, said the couple was involved in an extramarital relationship. The motive behind their deaths is yet to be identified.

Constable on official leave ‘extorts’ Thane resident, friend; booked

August 30, 2020 12:05 pm

The complainant said on reaching home he realised that the two constables were wearing sandals and so he went back to the wine shop and checked the CCTV footage where he spotted Amol Ashok Devalekar.

Thane: Mentally-challenged man raped, 1 booked

November 20, 2019 1:48 am

“Over the weekend, the accused found the victim near his shop while he was closing it. He lured the victim by promising him food and raped him inside his shop,” said an officer.