IPS Officer

  • IPS officers asked to declare assets, liabilities by September 15 September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The government has asked all IPS officers to submit details of their assets and liabilities by September 15. In a directive, the Home Ministry said that the Indian Police Service (IPS) officers must furnish the information and annual return of assets by September 15. Forms are available on the...
  • Trainee IPS officer drowns at police academy in Hyderabad August 29, 2014

    Hyderabad: A trainee police officer drowned in a swimming pool at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy (NPA) late on Thursday night, sources said. Manu Mukt Manav, a trainee Indian Police Service (IPS) officer belonging to Haryana, drowned in the swimming pool during a party of trainee officers in the academy...
  • Another administrative reshuffle in UP, 6 IPS officers transferred August 12, 2014

    In a significant reshuffle, Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday transferred six IPS and 35 PPS officers. SP, Intelligence, Bareilly, Ratankant Pandey has been posted as SP of Kaushambi cancelling the earlier transfer order of Kirit Kumar H Rathore for the post, a Home Department spokesman said. SP, Rural, Gorakhpur, Harish Chandra has been...
  • No one should comment without knowing facts: Victims August 2, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai-based model who has filed a complaint of rape against senior IPS officer Sunil Paraskar hit out at the Shiv Sena on Saturday morning over the editorial in its mouthpiece 'Saamana', saying that a comment should not be made in such cases without knowing the facts. "This matter...
  • Mumbai: IPS officer seeks pre-arrest bail in rape case July 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Senior IPS officer Sunil Paraskar, who has been accused of rape by a city-based model, on Friday filed an anticipatory bail application before the sessions court here which granted him interim protection till July 31. "Paraskar has sought pre-arrest bail and has been granted interim protection from arrest till...
  • Senior IPS officer Ajay Kumar Sharma appointed as the Director General of Lokayukta July 17, 2014

    Senior IPS officer Ajay Kumar Sharma has been appointed as the Director General (DG) of Lokayukta by the Madhya Pradesh government in Bhopal on Thursday. Sharma, a 1989 batch IPS officer, was posted until now as an Additional Director General of Police (ADGP), Hoshangabad Range, an official release said. Besides Sharma, the...
  • CBI to look into NDA meeting for VVIP chopper; may examine its own special Director July 13, 2014

    New Delhi: After recording statements of three Governors in connection with the alleged bungling in purchase of VVIP helicopters, the focus of CBI's probe into the Rs 3,600 crore deal has shifted to meetings held in this connection in 2003 when the previous NDA regime was in power and it...
  • Rajnath Singh for filling police vacancies, regular promotion in IPS June 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Facing severe shortage of IPS officers and delay in their empanelment at senior levels, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday directed his officials to prepare a comprehensive plan for filling up the vacancies and regular promotion. These issues came up during a presentation given to the Home Minister about...
  • Bangalore: IPS officer accuses police department of trying to defame him June 1, 2014

    A revolt is brewing within the local police department in Bangalore. This after a senior IPS officer was accused of clicking a woman's picture at a coffee shop without her consent. The officer though is claiming a conspiracy is at play and said it's an attempt by senior officers from...
  • Bangalore IPS officer facing harassment charge accuses senior of caste bias May 30, 2014

    Bangalore: A top level police officer who was booked for allegedly clicking pictures of a woman at a coffee shop is now blaming the Commissioner of Police for his plight. Dr. P Ravindranath, Additional Director General of Police (ADGP) resigned after he was charged with taking pictures of the woman...
  • Bangalore: IPS officer charged with taking photos of woman, quits May 28, 2014

    Bangalore: A top police officer has resigned after he was charged with taking pictures of a woman at a coffee shop in Bangalore. He is also accused of intimidating her later. Additional Director General of Police (ADGP) P Ravindranath allegedly clicked the pictures of a woman, when she was at a...
  • UP government transfers five IPS officers May 27, 2014

    Two district police chiefs were among the five IPS officers transferred on Tuesday by the Uttar Pradesh government. Vijay Yadav has been made Superintendent of Police (SP) Lalitpur. Earlier he was attached to DGP office. Superintendent of Police of Mahoba Ramlal Verma has been attached to the DGP office, sources said. SP Vigilance,...
  • Kiran Bedi hints at joining politics May 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Ending months of speculation, former IPS officer Kiran Bedi on Tuesday told CNN-IBN that she did not rule out entering Indian politics. There are reports that Bedi might join the BJP. She also tweeted, "I no more rule out entering indian political service on capability basis. I am moving...
  • Man allegedly molests woman IPS woman officer, booked May 20, 2014

    A woman IPS officer has alleged that she was molested by a colleague after he called her to his house in Kanpur on pretext of some work. SSP Ajay Mishra said he had received a written complaint on May 8 from the IPS officer posted in the city against another IPS...
  • MP: Lokayukta raids premises of IPS officer May 15, 2014

    Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta conducted early morning raids at the premises of IPS officer Mayank Jain, IG Community Policing on Thursday. The Lokyukta sleuths have unearthed documents showing assets including 50 acres of land, two nursing homes and 8 houses spread across Rewa, Indore and Bhopal. The officer belongs...
  • Jaya, Centre at war over TN cadre IPS officer's appointment to CBI May 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Tamil Nadu government and the Centre are involved in a tussle over the appointment of a state cadre IPS officer in the Central Bureau of Investigation. According to sources, IPS officer Archana Ramasundram was appointed by the Centre without having been relieved by the state. This is...
  • Four persons harass IPS officer's wife inside a mall; arrested March 13, 2014

    Four persons were arrested from a mall in the Hazratganj area in Lucknow, for allegedly teasing the wife of an IPS officer, police said on Thursday. The incident took place on Wednesday when the wife of the officer, posted with the CBCID, went to the mall for shopping and four persons started...
  • Police announce cash award for arrest of absconding senior IPS officer March 7, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh Police Special Task Force (STF) has announced a reward of Rs 3,000 for the arrest of absconding senior IPS officer and suspended Deputy Inspector General (DIG) R K Shivhare who is an accused in the Madhya Pradesh Professional Board Examination (MPPEB) scam. The IPS officer who is an accused in the Pre-Postgraduate (Medical) entrance...
  • IPL betting scandal: Investigating officer Sampath Kumar suspended February 28, 2014

    New Delhi: IPS officer G Sampath Kumar who started investigation into the IPL betting and fixing scandal has been suspended. Tamil Nadu DGP told CNN IBN that the action against Kumar was taken for his misconduct. Kumar had earlier in the month revealed that a bookie named Kitty had claimed that...
  • State government transfers 42 IPS officers February 8, 2014

    In a major reshuffle in the top echelon of Madhya Pradesh police department, the state government has transferred 42 IPS officers. Yogesh Choudhary, Deputy Inspector General (Khargone), will be the new IG for Bhopal, an official release said here late Friday evening. Shailendra Shrivastava, the director of Sports, has been made ADG...
  • Senior Bihar Police officer removes yellow beacon, opts for blue instead February 3, 2014

    A senior Bihar police officer, who introduced the concept of emergency bells, has removed yellow beacon lights from his official vehicle and will use blue lights instead. Arvind Pandey, zonal IG of Darbhanga range, has become the first Indian Police Service (IPS) officer in the state to remove yellow beacon lights...
  • Nitish Kumar transfers 11 IPS officers January 23, 2014

    A day after shifting 160 DSP-level officers, the Nitish Kumar government on Wednesday transfered 11 IPS officers, including Superintendent of Police of several districts, to further tone up the police administration in the state. Rajiv Mishra, SP of Lakhisarai was made the new Traffic SP in place of city SP Jay...
  • SP leader's murder: IPS officer suspended for alleged laxity in duty January 23, 2014

    A week after a local leader of the ruling Samajwadi Party was shot dead in Barabanki, the Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday suspended an IPS officer, who was the then SP of the district, for alleged laxity in duty. A government spokesman said that the then SP of Barabanki district, Suresh...
  • State government reshuffles 18 IPS officers January 19, 2014

    In second police reshuffle within two days, the Uttar Pradesh government has transferred 18 IPS officers including district chiefs, officials said in Lucknow on Sunday. The development took place late last night which comes close on the heels of a major bureaucratic reshuffle on Thursday in which 22 senior IPS officers were...
  • Uttar Pradesh government transfers 10 IPS officers January 10, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh government on Friday transferred 10 IPS officers including several district police chiefs. While ADG, PAC Gopal Gupta has been made ADG security, Commandant PAC Azamgarh Amitabh Thakur has been made IG Prosecution and IG PAC, Lucknow Jai Narain Singh has been made IG PAC central zone, official release issued...
  • Raje govt transfers 55 IPS officers; second major reshuffle in 2 days January 8, 2014

    In another major reshuffle of senior police officials within 24 hours, Rajasthan government on Tuesday night shifted 55 IPS officers including SPs, commandants, and deputy-commissioner of police in the state. On Monday, the Vasundhara Raje government had transferred as many as 40 IPS officers, including the Director General of Police (Jail), 11 Additional Director Generals (ADG),...
  • UP government transfers 9 IPS officers December 5, 2013

    Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday transferred nine IPS officers, an official sources said in Lucknow. Promoted to Additional Director General of Police (ADG) from Inspector General(IG)-Security Vishwajeet Mahapatra has been posted as ADG-Human Rights, while ADG/IG (CB-CID) DL Ratnam has been posted as ADG-PIC Sitapur, he said. ADG technical services Bhavesh...
  • Nine IPS officers transferred in UP December 2, 2013

    Uttar Pradesh government on Monday transferred nine IPS officers, officials said. K Ijilrasan who was attached with the DGP headquarters has been posted as SP vigilance establishment, an official spokesperson said. Dilip Kumar, who was also attached with the DGP headquarters, has been posted as SP CB-CID, while Jogendra Kumar has...
  • Gujarat: Woman IPS officer gets threat call for searching Asaram's son October 21, 2013

    A senior woman IPS officer posted in Surat has allegedly received an anonymous call threatening to kill her if she continues to search for self-styled godman Asaram Bapu's son Narayan Sai, wanted in a sexual assault case lodged against the father-son duo by two Surat-based sisters. An FIR was registered in...
  • DG Vanzara's letter not an evidence in encounter cases: CBI sources September 5, 2013

    New Delhi: CBI Director Ranjit Sinha said that he has not received letter from suspended Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara. Sinha added that the investigative agency will examine the letter in the context of Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case. "We are yet to get a copy of his letter officially. It...