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  • 'Moral cop' Vasant Dhoble shifted to Mumbai crime branch 18-12-2013 11:24 PM

    Mumbai: Assistant Commissioner of Police Vasant Dhoble, who had hit the headlines for his controversial crackdown against bars and restaurants in the city, was on Wednesday transferred to the crime branch of the Mumbai police. "Dhoble, who was with the control room of late, has been brought to the crime...
  • Delhi rape: Case against policeman for slapping protester 25-04-2013 08:46 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police has registered a case against an Assistant Commissioner for allegedly slapping a young woman during a protest against the rape of a five-year-old girl. BS Alhawat, the ACP who was suspended after he was caught on camera, was charged with causing hurt (section 323 of IPC)...
  • Katju urges Andhra to free constable jailed for killing ACP 07-04-2013 04:48 AM

    Hyderabad: Press Council of India chairman Markandey Katju on Saturday appealed to Andhra Pradesh government to release Abdul Qadeer, a former police constable who is in jail for last 22 years for gunning down a police officer. Katju submitted a letter to Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy urging him...
  • Dhoble disgracing police community, says Priya Dutt 12-01-2013 02:43 PM

    Congress MP Priya Dutt has condemned ACP Vasant Dhoble's raid which led to the death of a hawker in Mumbai's Santacruz area. ...
  • Aamir Khan is a no-hassle actor, says small screen's CID 19-11-2012 05:25 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood star Aamir Khan recently shot a special episode of TV show 'C.I.D.' to promote his forthcoming film 'Talaash'. Shivaji Satam, who plays ACP Pradyuman in the crime thriller show, says Aamir is a no-hassle actor. "He is a professional and has no ego hassles, no tantrums. He is...
  • ACP Pradyuman denies plans to quit CID 02-11-2012 11:30 AM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Shivaji Satam, better known as ACP Pradyuman of CID, has denied that he is planning to quit the long-running hit crime series, though he admitted to having issues with the makers. There was a buzz that Shivaji might be bidding goodbye to the show in December, ending...
  • Mumbai: 'Moral cop' Vasant Dhoble transferred 16-09-2012 07:40 PM

    Mumbai: Controversial Mumbai cop Vasant Dhoble, who hit the headlines for his late night crackdown on pubs and restaurants, has been shunted out of the social service branch and moved to the city's western suburbs. Dhoble will now be ACP at Vakola division. An order to this effect was issued...
  • Mumbai: The other 'Dhoble' you didn't know about 01-08-2012 05:00 PM

    Mumbai: Almost everyone in the after-dark party circuit is familiar with Assistant Commissioner of Police Vasant Dhobles reputation and rigidness, but another name has been long ignored, though the individuals track record deserves accolades. Dhobles colleague, Feroz Patel, has been raiding brothels, rescuing children forced into work and reuniting street...
  • Mumbai cops asked to follow in Dhoble's footsteps 31-07-2012 02:44 PM

    Mumbai: Establishments serving liquor and entertainment in the form of live orchestras, bar dancers and other such activities have much more to worry about, after the commissioner of police issued a new set of stringent orders to his subordinates last week. If the fear of meeting ACP Vasant Dhoble was...
  • Take it easy, Dhoble: Mumbai Police chief 06-07-2012 06:07 PM

    Mumbai: Assistant Commissioner of Police (Social Service Branch) Vasant Dhoble, the policeman whose job is secure largely due to the unwavering trust the police commissioner has in his policing style, has been told to cool it for a few days. Till Tuesday to be precise, as Arup Patnaik, commissioner of...
  • Watch: ACP Vasant Dhoble detains German women 29-06-2012 04:14 PM

    Mumbai: A new video of Mumbai's moral policeman ACP Vasant Dhoble's crackdown has surfaced. CNN-IBN has accessed a video of Vasant Dhoble and his Social Services Branch team of constables detaining eight women outside the Voodoo Pub in Colaba. The video shows the constables including Dhoble attempting to herd four...
  • Mumbai moral policeman raids massage parlour 26-06-2012 08:53 AM

    Mumbai: Mumbai's controversial top policeman ACP Vasant Dhoble raided a massage parlour in the eastern suburb of Powai. Seven girls were rescued and sent for medical examinations. The parlour owner was arrested for allegedly running a prostitution racket. For months, Dhoble has been on the warpath, making headlines for raiding...
  • TWTW: Cyrus's take on Tennis crisis 24-06-2012 07:20 PM

    On this episode, Cyrus Broacha talks about ACP Vasant Dhoble, Presidential elections and much more. ...
  • FTN: Are moral policemen the need of the hour? 21-06-2012 11:58 PM

    ACP Vasant Dhoble is infamous for targeting restaurants and attacking their owners and waiters in the name of moral policing. ...
  • Not targeting people: Mumbai moral policeman 21-06-2012 11:34 AM

    Mumbai: Controversial Mumbai policeman ACP Vasant Dhoble believes that he stands vindicated even after a court let off the women whom he detained and branded as 'prostitutes'. Speaking to CNN-IBN, ACP Dhoble said, "The police don't frame the laws. The laws are framed by the legislators. The police's job is...
  • '4 reasons why ACP Dhoble should be penalised' 14-06-2012 12:13 PM

    If the recent petition by two sisters, seeking action against bar-raider cop ACP Vasant Dhoble for wrongful confinement, has not opened the eyes of senior police officials, perhaps these stories will. MiD DAY has spoken to some of the housewives, college students and working women who were picked up in...
  • Vasant Dhoble: The cop with the hockey stick

    Dextra Aria |  Kajal Iyer
    On first sight, ACP Vasant Dhoble looks like that observant uncle from your colony who always seems to know anything and everything about the people...

  • Mumbai's harasser ACP: Crusader or vigilante? 12-06-2012 11:53 PM

    ACP Vasant Dhoble is infamous for targeting restaurants and attacking their owners and waiters and sometimes, even the unsuspecting customers. ...
  • Mumbai ACP targets restaurants, assaults owners 12-06-2012 07:53 PM

    Mumbai: Crusader or vigilante cop? Meet ACP Vasant Dhoble, head of the Social Service Branch of the Mumbai Police. For months, Dhoble has been on the warpath, making headlines for raiding and assaulting restaurant staff across the city, be it at hip restaurants, small eateries, private parties, or dance bars....
  • Mumbai: ACP's anticipatory bail plea rejected 19-04-2012 08:57 PM

    Mumbai: In a setback to Assistant Commissioner of Police Anil Mahabole who is accused of raping and threatening a woman, the Sessions Court in Mumbai on Thursday refused to grant him anticipatory bail. Additional Sessions Judge S D Kulkarni after hearing the arguments of prosecution and defence held that the...
  • Mumbai senior cop suspended for raping colleague 19-04-2012 12:52 AM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil on Wednesday said tainted police officer Anil Mahabole has been suspended for allegedly raping a woman police inspector. Patil's statement came during the ongoing Maharashtra Assembly session. Mahabole, an assistant commissioner of police, was on Tuesday charged with raping a woman inspector who resides...
  • Mumbai: Senior police official faces rape charges 18-04-2012 09:15 AM

    New Delhi: In a shocking case, an Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) has been charged with rape in Mumbai. The FIR was filed by the victim who accused ACP Anil Mahabole of raping her after offering her food laced with sedatives. The action on the top cop was ordered after...
  • Mumbai: FIR against ACP on rape charges 17-04-2012 11:14 PM

    Mumbai: An FIR was on Tuesday registered against a senior police officer on charge of raping a middle-aged housewife after an internal enquiry concluded his role in the crime, police said. The woman had approached top brass of the city police few weeks ago complaining against Assistant Police Commissioner Anil...
  • 'CID' completes 15 years: Daya, lash gayee kahan? 13-03-2012 08:14 PM

    New Delhi: At the time when 'Saas-Bahu' soaps and reality shows occupy most of the prime time, Sony Entertainment Television's 'C.I.D.' has successfully completed 15 years. Many shows tried to copy its format, but could not stay on-air for long. Obviously, there is only one ACP Pradyuman. Along with his...
  • Gujarat: Case against Sanjiv Bhatt quashed 02-03-2012 04:32 PM

    New Delhi: The Gujarat High Court has quashed a court complaint filed by Ahmadabad ACP NC Patel against suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt. Patel had filed a court complaint stating that Bhatt had not responded to repeated summons and had provided false information to the police. Bhatt had challenged this...