Crime Branch

  • Gulbarg fund embezzlement case: Gujarat HC stays Teesta's arrest till April 4 28-03-2014 11:47 AM

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court on Friday stayed till April 4 the arrest of social activist Teesta Setalvad, her husband Javed Anand and son of slain Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, Tanvir, in connection with the alleged fund embezzlement case involving the riot-ravaged Gulbarg Society. Justice Anant Dave sent a notice...
  • Delhi Police on the toes to ensure free, fair polls 22-03-2014 08:50 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police is on an overdrive these days as it prepares for a peaceful Lok Sabha polls which are slated for April 10. Senior police officials are regularly holding meetings to assess the security needs ahead of elections. A coordination meeting with police chiefs of neighbouring states is...
  • Sexual assault case: Bombay HC to hear Tejpal's bail plea today 04-03-2014 09:24 AM

    Panaji: The Bombay High Court in Goa on Tuesday is expected to hear former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal's bail plea. The Court on February 18 had postponed the hearing of Tejpal's bail plea, while seeking a copy of the chargesheet filed by the Crime Branch a day earlier. Tejpal is...
  • Mumbai techie murder: Main suspect arrested, police claim breakthrough 04-03-2014 08:34 AM

    The Mumbai Crime Branch has finally made a breakthrough in the murder case of a 23-year-old software professional as it arrested one person from Nashik on Monday morning. The suspect was produced before magistrate court in Mumbai in the afternoon and sent to police custody till March 15. ...
  • Mumbai techie murder: One suspect arrested, sent to police custody till March 15 03-03-2014 09:27 AM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Crime Branch has finally made a breakthrough in the murder case of a 23-year-old software professional as it arrested one person from Nashik on Monday morning. The suspect was produced before magistrate court in Mumbai in the afternoon and sent to police custody till March 15. Mumbai...
  • MP border districts supplying weapons to Delhi-NCR gangs 23-02-2014 11:39 PM

    After Munger in Bihar, various border districts of Madhya Pradesh have emerged as a major source of sophisticated country-made weapons for dreaded gangs in Delhi and NCR. In the last couple of months, the Special Cell and Crime Branch of Delhi Police have busted several gangs which were smuggling illegal...
  • Two arms dealers arrested by Indore Crime Branch, weapons seized 15-02-2014 08:23 AM

    The Indore Crime Branch on Friday arrested two persons allegedly involved in selling of illegal firearms. Asif Khan (35) and Yusuf Khan (30) were arrested from Azad Nagar and some illegal weapons were seized from them, Additional Superintendent of Police Devendra Patidar said. Police recovered five country-made pistols and two...
  • Goa building collapse: Two senior government officials arrested 12-02-2014 04:39 PM

    Goa Crime Branch on Wednesday arrested two senior government officials in connection with the last month's building collapse that left more than 30 people dead. Additional District Collector (North) Dipak Desai and Deputy Collector (Bicholim) Pradip Naik were placed under arrest by the crime branch, which had been questioning them...
  • Mumbai techie murder: Police suspect case of a love affair gone awry 02-02-2014 08:50 AM

    Mumbai: In a fresh development in the murder of a 23-year-old software engineer in suburban Mumbai, the police have now claimed that the suspect is a close friend of the victim. The police have also said that it could be a case of a love affair gone awry. Earlier on...
  • Mumbai techie murder: One suspect detained in Hyderabad 01-02-2014 02:00 PM

    Hyderabad: In what could be a possible breakthrough in the murder of a 23-year-old software engineer, one suspect has been detained in Hyderabad, the woman's hometown. However, it is not yet confirmed whether the arrested man is the same person who was seen wearing a white shirt in the CCTV...
  • Techie murder: Mumbai Crime Branch, Railway police in Hyderabad for probe 01-02-2014 08:09 AM

    Mumbai: A fortnight after the murder of a 23-year-old software engineer in suburban Mumbai, a joint team of Crime Branch and Government Railway Police has reached Hyderabad for further investigation into the case. On Friday, the police also questioned nearly 40 people including the IT professional's colleagues, representatives of her...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death: Advanced tests to determine cause of injuries 24-01-2014 08:25 PM

    New Delhi: The Crime Branch probing the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar will go for advanced forensic tests to determine cause of injuries on her body as it tries to unravel whether it was a case of suicide, homicide or accident. Investigators said autopsy report had mentioned more than a...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death case transferred to Delhi Crime Branch 23-01-2014 05:16 PM

    New Delhi: The probe into the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar, wife of Union Minister Shashi Tharoor, was on Thursday transfered to the elite Crime Branch of Delhi Police, a week after she was found dead in a luxury hotel in New Delhi. Sources said the high-profile case has been...
  • Mumbai: 23-year-old IT professional was murdered, claim Crime Branch sources 22-01-2014 08:34 PM

    Mumbai: Sources in the Mumbai Crime Branch have claimed that the female software professional who went missing from the city and was later found dead was murdered. Eleven days after the 23-year-old IT professional from Andhra Pradesh went missing; her body was discovered in a burnt state from suburban Kanjurmarg,...
  • Family seeks justice for Sadiq on 11th anniversary of his encounter 13-01-2014 06:59 PM

    Ahmedabad: A prayer meeting was organised to mark 11 years of the encounter of Sadiq Jamal, who was allegedly on a mission to kill Narendra Modi. A large number of people took part in the prayer meeting where verses from holy books were read out. Shabbir Jamal, Sadiq's brother says...
  • J&K: CB files charge sheet against 25 people in entrance exam scam 13-01-2014 05:21 PM

    Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Monday has submitted a charge sheet before a special judge against 25 accused including former Chairman of Board of Professional Entrance Examination (BOPEE) Mushtaq Ahmad Peer in connection with the alleged question paper scam. The Crime Branch of J&K Police submitted the charge sheet...
  • Sexual assault case: Narayan Sai produced before court 05-12-2013 05:56 PM

    Surat: Narayan Sai has been produced before the Sessions court in Surat in a case relating to the sexual assault case filed by a woman. Sai was arrested by the Crime Branch of Delhi police from the Delhi-Haryana border on Wednesday. He had been absconding for the past 59 days....
  • Speak Asia scam: Second main accused arrested from Bangalore 02-12-2013 12:35 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi crime branch has arrested another main accused in the Speak Asia scam. Ram Niwas was picked up from Bangalore. Speak Asia is facing the allegations of a massive fraud of Rs 2,400 crore. It is being probed by the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) and the Enforcement...
  • Sexual assault case: Police arrest aide of Asaram's son Narayan Sai 18-10-2013 03:12 PM

    Police on Friday arrested an aide of Asaram Bapu's son Narayan Sai, who is wanted in a sexual assault case, for allegedly help him abscond. Dharmesh, who was in-charge of self-styled godman Asaram's Ridge Road ashram, was nabbed in New Delhi on Friday morning from his hideout in a joint...
  • Mumbai: CB files chargesheet in the 2nd gangrape case at Shakti Mills 08-10-2013 05:15 PM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Crime Branch on Tuesday filed a chargesheet in the gangrape case of an 18-year-old girl at the the deserted Shakti Mills compound in Mahalaxmi. An 18-year-old telephone operator was allegedly gangraped by five men at the Shakti Mills compound on July 31, three of the accused are...
  • Mumbai gangrape case: Crime Branch files first chargesheet 19-09-2013 08:30 PM

    The Mumbai Crime branch has filed its first chargesheet before the magistrate court in the photojournalist gangrape case. A close to 600-page chargesheet has been submitted before the magistrate court. A separate chargesheet has also been filed in a juvenile court against the minor accused. ...
  • Facing rape charge Babulal Nagar resigns; Crime Branch, CID record victim's statement 19-09-2013 12:07 PM

    Rajasthan Dairy minister Babulal Nagar has quit over allegations of rape leveled against him. Nagar termed the allegations as politically motivated and said that he was stepping down so that he was not accused of influencing the probe into the complaint. Meanwhile, Rajasthan's CID-Crime Branch on Wednesday began probing charges...
  • Crime Branch gets custody of bomb blasts accused Abdul Sathar 15-09-2013 10:25 PM

    Ahmedabad: The city crime branch has taken custody of 2008 bomb blasts accused Abdul Sathar, an operative of the banned Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI). Sathar, a resident of Aluva in Kerala, was lodged in Ernakulam prison in Kerala and his custody was taken from the National Investigation Agency...
  • How Bangalore police caught psycho Shankar 06-09-2013 06:55 PM

    Bangalore: The dreaded serial rapist and killer Psycho Shankar's who was on the run from the law was finally caught by the City Crime Branch (CCB) led by Inspector Ashok at the Kudlu Gate on Bangalore-Hosur Highway. Bangalore police said that Shankar, who was on the run for five days,...
  • Mumbai gangrape: 4 mobiles recovered, call records to be retrieved 02-09-2013 02:25 PM

    Mumbai: The crime branch sources told CNN-IBN that they have recovered four phones and are now in the process of retrieving the call data records from all the four phones. The police believe that the move will be critical in clinching evidence to ascertain the location of the accused at...
  • Panel probing Odisha chit-fund scam extends deadline 02-09-2013 11:51 AM

    Bhubaneswar: A one-man commission probing the multi-crore-rupee Odisha chit-fund scam has extended the deadline for submission of complaints to Sep 18, the commission secretary said Monday. The commission was appointed in May to probe the alleged fraud committed by chit-fund companies and suggest ways to safeguard the interests of investors...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 26-08-2013 11:26 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Mumbai gangrape: Do protests and outrage have only symbolic value? 26-08-2013 11:23 PM

    Protests and rallies are being held across India following the gangrape of a 23-year-old photojournalist in Mumbai. The film and the television industry organised a march to show their solidarity with the victim. ...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Mumbai Police Commissioner 26-08-2013 09:39 PM

    Asserting that the culprits in the Mumbai gangrape will be brought to the book, Mumbai Police Commissioner Satyapal Singh said that the police force is now focussing on filing a chargesheet in the case as quickly as possible. ...
  • Mumbai gangrape: Accused confess to harassing couples in the past 26-08-2013 08:34 PM

    Mumbai: One of the accused Salim Ansari in the Mumbai gangrape case, who was caught in Delhi-Haryana border, has admitted to harassing couples in the Shakti Mill compound in Parel area earlier too. According to sources, some photos found in mobile phones could be past victims. Meanwhile, asserting that the...