Delhi Police

  • Delhi: 19-year-old boy killed by sister, lover for opposing marriage 3 days ago

    New Delhi: A 22-year-old girl allegedly got her younger brother killed by her lover for opposing their marriage in north-west Delhi's Rani Bagh area, police said on Thursday. Tejyash (19) was stabbed to death with his throat slit using a sharp-edged weapon on Tuesday morning at his home in Multani...
  • Minor fire breaks out at Delhi Police Headquarters; brought under control 6 days ago

    New Delhi: A minor fire broke out on Tuesday morning at the Delhi Police Headquarters in the national capital. The fire broke out on the fourth floor - where the PCR command room is located. It is unclear if PCR services could be hit as a result of the fire. Eight fire...
  • Manipur man beaten to death in Delhi, 5 arrested 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Five people have been arrested on Monday in connection with the death case of a 30-year-old man from Manipur in the national capital. The man was allegedly beaten by a group of five to six men in South Delhi's Kotla Mubarakpur area in early Monday morning. All...
  • Manipuri man beaten to death in Delhi, 3 arrested 6 days ago

    Three people have been arrested in connection with the death case of a 30-year-old Manipur man in the national capital. The man was allegedly beaten to death by a group of five to six men in South Delhi's Kotla Mubarakpur area in early Monday morning. The incident took place at...
  • Delhi: Manipuri youth beaten to death, 2 arrested 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Two people have been arrested on Monday in connection with the death of a 30-year-old man from Manipur in the national capital. He was allegedly beaten to death by a group of five to six men in South Delhi's Kotla Mubarakpur area in early Monday morning. The incident took...
  • Crime rising in the capital; over 70,000 cases till June 30 July 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Registering a phenomenal surge, Delhi police recorded over 70,000 cases under IPC laws in the national capital till June 30, up from the 80,000 cases reported in 2013. The rise has been attributed to various factors like rapid urbanisation, socio-economic imbalances and especially increased awareness among the public. According to...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: SIT seeks arrest warrant against Delhi police constable July 16, 2014

    The Special Investigation Team (SIT), probing the Muzaffarnagar riots, has moved a local court seeking issuance of an arrest warrant against a Delhi Police constable, accused in an arson and loot case here. During investigation, Delhi Police constable Anuj Kumar was allegedly found involved in the riots case at Bahawdi village...
  • Child dead after falling in manhole: HC notice to Delhi government, police July 15, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today sought a response from the city government and the police on a man's plea seeking a compensation of Rs 20 lakh for the death of his minor son in 2013 after falling into an open manhole in Kondli area of east Delhi. Justice Manmohan...
  • Delhi: Man arrested for cheating people by impersonating as CBI officer July 13, 2014

    New Delhi: A man was arrested in Delhi on Saturday for posing as a senior officer of the CBI and cheating people. 38-year-old Saji Kumar, hailing from Pathanamthitta in Kerala, was arrested by Delhi Police Crime Branch from Taimur Nagar area of south Delhi after a complaint was filed against him...
  • Delhi Police pay more attention to crime against women: BS Bassi July 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Saturday said that the December 16 gangrape brought "increased attention" on crime against women and that "truthful" recording of incidents saw a rise of almost 500 per cent rise in offence against the fairer sex. "One of the key takeaway from the December...
  • Union budget hikes allocation for Delhi Police July 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police will get Rs 4653.19 crore for the next fiscal under the union budget, an increase of nearly Rs 400 crore from the last budget, aimed at sprucing up training of its personnel and traffic infrastructure. The highlights include an increase of Rs seven crore for the installation...
  • Rajnath orders probe into IB report leak on Greenpeace July 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday ordered an inquiry into the leak of Intelligence Bureau (IB) report on NGO Greenpeace. As per the order, Delhi Police will investigate the leak of IB report. In June an Intelligence Bureau report called Greenpeace a threat to national economic security. Greenpeace has...
  • Delhi: 81-year-old woman burnt to death by servant July 8, 2014

    New Delhi: An 81-year-old woman was allegedly burnt to death by her 21-year-old servant at her residence in South Delhi's posh Greater Kailash area late last evening. Police said that the accused also tried to rape the women before setting her on fire. The accused, identified as Neeraj Saki, had made...
  • Delhi Police awaiting final autopsy report in Sunanda Pushkar's death July 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police is waiting for the final autopsy report from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) before proceeding in the investigation of the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar, wife of the former union minister Shashi Tharoor. According to police sources, a Delhi Police team which was formed...
  • Delhi Police station heads to get Toyota Innovas June 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The 180 police stations across Delhi are set to be equipped with the swifter, roomier and cool-looking Toyota Innova vehicles, with the staid old Gypsies being relegated to the background. Delhi Police already have around 600 of these multi-utility vehicles being used as mobile patrolling vans. Now the Innovas...
  • Drug trafficking: Kanpur, Kota in the top 5 cities; Ranchi, Aurangabad least affected June 23, 2014

    According to data from the National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB), out of over 50 Indian cities which reported the maximum cases of drug trafficking in 2012, Kanpur stands at the second position while Kota is at the fourth spot. Citing comprehensive data available for 2012, the NCRB said Mumbai registered the...
  • Delhi constable's family to get Rs one crore assistance from government June 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Tuesday announced assistance of Rs one crore to the family of traffic constable Mana Ram, who was mowed down by a car while on duty on Saturday night. Jung said that the government will also explore the possibility of extending all help...
  • Gopinath Munde's death: CBI inspects crime scene June 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Initiating the probe into the death of former Union Minister Gopinath Munde, CBI on Tuesday inspected the crime scene where he had met with the accident which collided with a taxi here on June 3. CBI sources said the special crime team of the agency also met the...
  • Jessica Lal killer Manu Sharma gets 15-day parole for exams June 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has allowed 15 days parole for Jessica Lal murder case convict Manu Sharma. Siddharth Vashisht alias Manu Sharma, who is undergoing life term for killing model Jessica Lal in 1999 had sought parole to appear for his post-graduation exams in Human Rights and to...
  • News 360: PMO acts tough, rejects ministers' choices for private secretaries June 16, 2014

    In a rather strong move, the Prime Minister Office has struck down the proposals made by some of his ministers including Home Minister Rajnath Singh for the appointment of their private secretaries. ...
  • Jessica murder case: Delhi HC reserves verdict on Manu's parole plea June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday reserved its verdict on the parole plea of Siddharth Vashisht alias Manu Sharma, who is undergoing life term for killing ramp model Jessica Lall in 1999, to appear for his post-graduation exams in Human Rights and to submit his thesis on the...
  • No plans of arming traffic constables yet, says Delhi Police Commissioner June 16, 2014

    After meeting with Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi said, "As of now, we don't intend to issue arms to the traffic police. The Home Minister offered condolences to the traffic officer was killed." On Sunday, a 26-year-old traffic constable was run over by...
  • Delhi Police needs to co-ordinate with Centre to be more responsive: Rajnath Singh June 16, 2014

    Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said, "I agree that Delhi police requires close co-ordination with the Centre to modernise and be people friendly, so that they are more responsive." ...
  • Rajnath takes up women's safety with Delhi Police June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Monday discussed law and order, women's safety, anti-terror measures and community policing with Delhi Police officials and assured them help to modernise the force. "I discussed with senior police officials about how can we modernise Delhi Police to tackle the law and order problems...
  • Rajnath assures Delhi Police of help in modernising force June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday assured Delhi Police of providing all possible help to modernise the force. "I discussed with the senior police officials about how can we modernise Delhi Police to tackle the law and order problems in the national capital," Rajnath Singh told reporters after...
  • Rajnath Singh to visit Delhi Police headquarters June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Delhi Police headquarters today, a police officer said. During the visit, the minister will meet senior Delhi Police officials and hold discussions about the capital's law and order situation, the police officer said. ...
  • Delhi Police arrests couple for kidnapping a boy from Bihar June 14, 2014

    A husband-wife duo, who had allegedly masterminded the kidnapping of their employer's 14-year-old son in Patna and were hiding in the national capital, were arrested by the Delhi police. Girish Pathak and his wife Anamika were arrested by the Crime Branch team of Delhi police from Sarai Kale Khan on Thursday,...
  • Jessica Lal murder case: Convict Manu Sharma seeks parole for exams June 11, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued notice to police and sought their response on the parole plea of Manu Sharma, who is serving a life term in the Jessica Lal murder case, so that he could sit for post-graduation examinations in human rights. Justice Geeta Mittal asked police...
  • Narendra Modi's Gujarat model goes national, central teams visit the state June 14, 2014

    Ahmedabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Gujarat model is going national. Teams from many central departments are visiting Gujarat on study tours. From a state with power deficit, Gujarat is now one with surplus power. Taking a cue from how the state government managed this feat, a high powered team from the...
  • Motor Vehicle Bill to be re-drafted in a month, says Nitin Gadkari June 7, 2014

    New Delhi: India's Motor Vehicle Bill will be re-drafted within a month in line with advanced international practices to enhance road safety, Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Thursday. His comments come within days of former Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde's death in a road accident in...