DELHI POLICE

  • Government taking steps to create deterrents against acid attacks: Rajnath Singh Yesterday

    Home Minister Rajnath Singh said the government is taking steps to create deterrents against acid attacks. He said he has instructed the Delhi Police to register and monitor the sale of acid online. The remarks came after a female doctor was attacked with acid in the national capital this week. ...
  • Delhi acid attack: Victim knew accused doctor, says police 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Police on Thursday said Dr Ashok Yadav and the acid attack victim had done their MBBS from Russia and knew each other for around 10 years and the duo was "good friends." According to the police, Dr Yadav, a resident of Mayapuri, wanted to marry her and had...
  • Delhi: Class 12 student allegedly raped by 17-year-old boy 4 days ago

    New Delhi: A class 12 student was allegedly raped by her 17-year-old neighbour when she was alone at her residence in Safdarjung Enclave of south Delhi. Police have apprehended the minor, who studied in class 11 and lived with his parents in the area. According to the police, the incident...
  • Delhi: School gardener arrested for molesting minor 5 days ago

    New Delhi: A seven-year-old girl was allegedly molested by the gardener of a private school in Central Delhi, police said on Monday. The 50-year-old accused, identified as Shankar Lal has been arrested. According to police, the incident took place in a prominent private school in Anand Parbat area. "The gardener...
  • Delhi: Police rescue 26 stray dogs from Vasant Kunj house 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Twenty-six malnourished stray dogs that were confined to a house in the capital were rescued by Delhi Police, officials said on Monday. Police registered a case and launched a hunt to nab the house owner, identified as Gokul Nair. The 32-year-old Nair, who works with a multinational company, had a...
  • Delhi: 67-year-old man rapes minor December 19, 2014

    New Delhi: A 67-year-old man raped a Class II student living in his neighbourhood while she was returning from school, police said on Friday. Police said the accused has been arrested. The girl was returning from her school in central Delhi's Turkman Gate area on Thursday noon. The accused lured her to...
  • Intelligence inputs warn of suicide attack by LeT terrorists on Tihar jail, Delhi Police on high alert December 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Security of Tihar jail has been beefed up after intelligence inputs were received of a suicide attack by terror outfit Lashkar e Toiba (LeT) to free jailed terrorists. Tihar jail already has a three-layer security apparatus which has now been enhanced further after the inputs. Delhi Police is...
  • Delhi Police Commissioner lists measures taken to ensure women safety December 16, 2014

    Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi listed the measures, including women's helpline, increase in PCR vans, taken to ensure safety of women. Bassi said, "We have increased the number of women's helpline, every police station has women constables, rape cases are investigated by women constables, self defense training is being given....
  • Delhi Police to use DRDO Netra for street surveillance December 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Netra, the light weight UAV fitted with night vision cameras, will be used by Delhi Police to patrol the streets of the national capital. The device has already been used by security agencies like BSF, CRPF for counter-insurgency activities while NDRF used it to search for survivors during...
  • Shun British-era drills for bosses: Government to police chiefs December 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Heads of central police organisations and departments have been directed by the government to shun British era "decorative" practices like a battery of junior staff "escorting" their bosses for official meetings and events. The government while issuing the directive said the junior staff should...
  • Delhi: Two policemen killed as speeding car hits barricade December 14, 2014

    New Delhi: In a fateful incident of policemen falling prey to road rage, two officers were killed in Delhi when a speeding car hit a police barricade on Sunday morning. Another policeman was left injured in the incident. It occurred in south-east Delhi's Kalindi Kunj area during the wee hours...
  • Delhi rape: Accused's previous conduct will be considered, says Delhi Police Chief December 10, 2014

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Delhi Police Chief BS Bassi said that the number of helplines in control rooms had been increased after the Delhi rape. "Accused's previous conduct will also be considered. Will remind the court that the accused is a repeat offender," said Bassi. ...
  • Delhi rape: Police files FIR against Uber for violation of rules, cheating December 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has filed an FIR against cab service provider Uber for violation of rules and cheating. The case pertains to the alleged rape of a 25-year-old MNC employee by Uber cab driver Shiv Kumar Yadav in Delhi on on Friday. Though Uber's website claims that they do...
  • Uber officials to be questioned in Delhi rape case December 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Officials of international taxi-booking service Uber will be questioned by police for the second consecutive day today in connection with the alleged rape of a 27-year-old finance company executive by its driver. Uber's General Manager (Marketing) Gagan Bhatia, who claims to be the in-charge of the company's India operations,...
  • Delhi rape: Uber cab driver Yadav confesses to crime but shows no remorse December 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Uber cab driver Shiv Kumar Yadav has confessed to raping the 25-year-old finance professional in a cab on Friday night. However, sources say that the Yadav showed no remorse for his act. Meanwhile, city's top police officials including the police chief have been called by the NSA to...
  • Delhi Police may file FIR against Uber in rape case December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police is considering filing an FIR against Uber as investigators probing the rape of a 27-year-old woman have found "criminal negligence" and "abetment" to crime by the US-based cab company whose general manager was grilled on Monday. Uber's general manager (marketing) Gagan Bhatia, who claims to be the...
  • Delhi government bans, blacklists Uber cab services whose driver allegedly raped a passenger December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi government has banned all operations by private cab service Uber in the city following the alleged rape incident with immediate effect. The Transport Department has also blacklisted the company from providing any transport service in the NCT of Delhi in future. Meanwhile, the Uber cab driver...
  • Uber rape case accused a repeat offender, was earlier arrested in a sexual assault case in 2011: sources December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Shocking details emerging from the probe reveal that Uber cab driver Shiv Kumar Yadav arrested for raping a 25-year-old finance executive in Gurgaon was arrested in 2011 as well on the charges of sexual assault. He had spent seven months in Tihar jail before being acquitted in the...
  • Protests outside Delhi Police headquarters over rape by Uber cab driver December 8, 2014

    Delhi saw protests on Sunday against the rape of a 25-year old girl by a Uber cab driver. Several people gathered in front of the Delhi Police headquarters to express their anger and disappointment. ...
  • Delhi Police arrests rape accused Uber cab driver after 25-minute chase, to be produced in court today December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Two days after an Uber cab driver allegedly raped a young finance executive in Delhi, he was arrested from Mathura and will be produced in a Delhi court on Monday. The Delhi Police used 12 teams who were dispatched to Mathura to nab the 32-year-old Shiv Kumar Yadav...
  • Gurgaon rape case: Police issue notice to Uber to join probe, say accused background not checked December 7, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Sunday issued a notice to international cab-booking service Uber to join the investigation into the alleged rape of a 25-year-old woman under section 161 of CrPC. The woman, who works with an MNC in Gurgaon, was allegedly raped by a cab driver on Friday...
  • Delhi: Senior student sexually assaults 15-year-old girl inside school premises in Rohini December 3, 2014

    New Delhi: In a horrific incident from the national capital, class XII student allegedly sexually assaulted a 15-year-old girl inside school premises in Rohini on Tuesday. The girl told her parents about the incident, who then informed the police. An FIR has been registered in this regard. ...
  • No breakthrough yet in over Rs 1 crore ATM heist in North Delhi November 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police are yet to make any headway in the daring ATM heist in North Delhi in which a security guard was killed, even as investigations reveal glaring security lapses on part of the cash replenishment agency. Although police has so far questioned more than 100 people including...
  • Delhi: People protest against murder of 6-year-old child November 30, 2014

    New Delhi: People were out on streets in the national capital protesting against the murder of 6-year-old child in Ranjit Nagar on Saturday. The police have arrested a 17-year-old youth for the murder. The child's dead body was found with his throat slit along with multiple stab wounds. The juvenile had...
  • Daylight heist in Delhi, robbers caught on camera after looting Rs 1.5 crore from ATM Cash Van November 29, 2014

    Delhi: A cash van of a private bank in Kamla Nagar area of Delhi was robbed of Rs 1.5 crore in broad daylight on Saturday morning after two men on a bike shot the security guard stationed at the spot. The robbers can be seen running away in the mobile...
  • Jaitley justifies tabling of Delhi Police Special Police Establishment Bill in RS November 27, 2014

    The Bill to amend the Delhi Police Special Police Establishment Act, which was passed in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday, has been tabled in the Rajya Sabha. Speaking in the Upper House of the Parliament, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said, "When the Lokpal Bill was not passed we formed a...
  • ATM machine stolen in Delhi November 25, 2014

    New Delhi: An ATM machine was stolen, police said on Tuesday. A sweeper spotted the ransacked ATM of the Union Bank of India located at west Delhi's Narela area Tuesday morning and informed the police. Along with the machine, the CCTV cameras installed inside the booth were also found missing. Police said the...
  • Delhi University student killed for honour: How do we change mindsets? November 20, 2014

    In a suspected case of honour killing, a 21-year-old student of the reputed Delhi University was allegedly murdered by her parents who opposed her marriage to a youth belonging to a different caste. CNN-IBN takes calls from across the country, assesses views on honour killing. ...
  • Delhi: Manipuri PhD scholar from TISS found dead at residence November 20, 2014

    New Delhi: A 33-year-old PHD scholar at Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) LT Zingran Kengoo from Manipur was found dead at his Delhi residence on Thursday morning. Zingran was found dead in a pool of blood by his landlord's brother at his residence. Thereafter, the police was informed around...
  • Delhi University girl murdered by parents over inter-caste marriage November 20, 2014

    New Delhi: In a suspected case of honour killing, a 21-year-old student of the reputed Delhi University was allegedly murdered by her parents who opposed her marriage to a youth belonging to a different caste. The deceased, identified as Bhawna Yadav, a final year student of Sanskrit Honours at Venkateswara...