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  • 'CID ko call karo', 'Daya darwaza tod do' and ACP Pradyuman's hand gestures: 20 things that happen without fail in every CID episode August 19, 2014

    When CID first aired on Indian television in 1998 (yes, you're that old), it seemed like we had found our answer to the fictional detective Sherlock Holmes. Sixteen years and thousands of criminal cases later, we are now only left with ACP Pradyuman, Daya and Abhijeet as meme materials on...
  • ACP Pradyuman shakes a leg with Salman Khan July 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Shivaji Satam, who plays ACP Pradyuman in popular crime series 'CID', will be seen dancing to the tunes of 'Jumme Ki Raat' with superstar Salman Khan in the upcoming episode of the show. Salman, 48, who will be seen promoting his film 'Kick' on the show, will make the...
  • 'Moral cop' Vasant Dhoble shifted to Mumbai crime branch December 18, 2013

    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 branch,"...
  • Delhi rape: Case against policeman for slapping protester April 25, 2013

    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) after...
  • Katju urges Andhra to free constable jailed for killing ACP April 7, 2013

    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 to...
  • Anger mounts against Dhoble as daughter of dead hawker dies January 21, 2013

    Mumbai: There was double tragedy for the family of the hawker who had died during an anti-encroachment drive led by controversial Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Vasant Dhoble, as the hawker's daughter, Radha Jaiswal, died of a heart attack on Sunday. Blaming it on the death of his father, the hawker's...
  • Raj Thackeray backs ACP Dhoble over hawkers' morcha January 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Backing Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Vasant Dhoble, who was shunted out from his Vakola posting amid protests over the death of a hawker during eviction drive, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray on Tuesday warned hawkers against holding a rally at Azad Maidan on January 24. "If hawkers...
  • Dhoble disgracing police community, says Priya Dutt January 12, 2013

    Condemning ACP Vasant Dhoble's raid which led to the death of a hawker in Mumbai's Santacruz area, Congress MP Priya Dutt said strict inquiry will be conducted by the state Crime Investigation Department. "What happened today is very sad. One officer is not abiding by the law, but is making...
  • Mumbai: Hawker dies of heart attack during Dhoble's raid January 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Assistant Commissioner of Police Vasant Dhoble, who hit the headlines for his late night crackdown on pubs and restaurants in Mumbai, is back in the news again after a 50-year-old fruit hawker died of a heart attack on Friday evening during a raid conducted by Dhoble. A state Crime...
  • Woman constable who took on ACP for lewd SMSes suspended January 4, 2013

    Patna: A woman police constable was suspended in Maharashtra's Aurangabad district on Friday for allegedly hurling a shoe at a senior police official who had been sending her vulgar SMSes, police said. "The woman constable was suspended after she hurled a shoe at Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Naresh Meghrajani for...
  • ACP sends lewd messages to woman constable, booked December 29, 2012

    Aurangabad: An Assistant Commissioner of Police has been booked for allegedly sending lewd text messages to a woman constable, police said on Saturday. ACP Sandeep Bhajibhakare, who was recently transferred to Ratnagiri district from Aurangabad, has been booked under section 509 of the IPC (word, gesture or act intended to...
  • Aamir Khan is a no-hassle actor, says small screen's CID November 19, 2012

    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 just...
  • ACP Pradyuman denies plans to quit CID November 2, 2012

    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 his...
  • Mumbai: 'Moral cop' Vasant Dhoble transferred September 16, 2012

    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 last...
  • Mumbai: The other 'Dhoble' you didn't know about August 1, 2012

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

    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 July 6, 2012

    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 June 29, 2012

    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 German...
  • Mumbai moral policeman raids massage parlour June 26, 2012

    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 and...
  • TWTW: Cyrus's take on Tennis crisis June 24, 2012

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

    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 June 21, 2012

    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' June 14, 2012

    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...
  • Mumbai's harasser ACP: Crusader or vigilante? June 12, 2012

    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 June 12, 2012

    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 April 19, 2012

    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 allegations...
  • Mumbai senior cop suspended for raping colleague April 19, 2012

    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 at Kurla...
  • Mumbai: Senior police official faces rape charges April 18, 2012

    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 a...
  • Mumbai: FIR against ACP on rape charges April 17, 2012

    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 Mahabole...
  • 'CID' completes 15 years: Daya, lash gayee kahan? March 13, 2012

    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 extremely...