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Thane Police


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.

Goodwin Jewellers case: 2 penthouses of accused sealed, car seized by cops

November 01, 2019 7:02 am

The police also seized a Mercedes car belonging to the accused.

Mumbai: Lookout notice against one of the brothers who own Goodwin Jewellers

October 30, 2019 10:21 am

The issue came to light when several customers, who had invested in various monthly schemes at the store, realised that the store had closed right before they were supposed to get their money and gold.

Thane: Man ‘beats wife to death’ in front of minor daughter, son

June 15, 2019 10:02 am

Police said the accused beat his wife to death and then leaving her at the door, went to his mother’s house, who took him to the police station.

Maharashtra: Eight-year-old raped in Bhiwandi

June 05, 2019 1:58 am

“The man took her to an abandoned factory near her house, where he held her at knifepoint and raped her. He then locked the girl inside the factory and left in the evening, but the girl managed to climb out of the factory’s roof,” the officer said.

Thane: Man who jumped parole in murder case held after 14 years

June 04, 2019 3:07 am

“Mukane had killed his uncle in 1997 over some property issues. He was sentenced to life in 1999. However, in 2005, when he was granted parole, he never returned and went missing,” said a senior crime branch officer.