Delhi Police

  • Delhi: Decomposed body of an unidentified woman found 7 hours 6 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A decomposed body of an unidentified woman was recovered today from the dumping ground of the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) in south-east Delhi's Jaitpur area, police said. "The matter came to light at about 9.30 AM yesterday after a man walking past the dumping yard behind NTPC saw...
  • Delhi: Gymnast, coach booked for 'harassing' woman player 9 hours 24 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Police has intensified investigation in the alleged sexual harassment of a woman player by an international-level gymnast and a gymnastics coach. The two accused, who are part of the squad which left for the Incheon Asian Games yesterday, have been booked for allegedly passing obscene comments and making...
  • Delhi Police transfers 19 ACPs 18 hours 53 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Tuesday carried out transfers of 19 ACPs as part of a routine exercise. The exercise sees, among others, Additional Commissioner of Police Rajiv Kumar Midha, who was in charge of Patel Nagar (central district), being moved to the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) as ACP. Somender...
  • Websites' grievance officer's name, contact displayed: Delhi HC to Centre Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Centre on Tuesday informed the Delhi High Court that it has advised all social networking sites including Google and Facebook to display on their websites the name and contact details of the grievance officer to deal with complaints from any user or victim. "I say that in compliance...
  • Suspected LeT operatives sent to judicial custody till September 30 Yesterday

    New Delhi: Suspected LeT operatives Abdul Subhan and his nephew Asahbuddin, arrested for their alleged role in planning to carry out terror strikes in Delhi and adjoining areas, were on Tuesday sent to judicial custody till September 30 by a court. They were produced before Additional Sessions Judge Reetesh Singh after...
  • Delhi: Class 9 student kills father 2 days ago

    New Delhi: A Class 9th student allegedly stabbed his 40-year-old father to death with a dagger for fighting with his mother at their residence in Rohini area of outer Delhi. The incident took place around 1 AM last night when a scuffle broke out between Babu Singh and his wife. Police...
  • Delhi government gives last chance to 2579 bus operators 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Government has decided to give a last chance to around 2579 operators of contract and mini buses for renewing their cancelled permits. The permits of these operators were cancelled last month after their addresses were found to be incorrect by Delhi Police. According to state transport authority (STA)...
  • 'Akharas' now part of community policing initiative in Delhi 3 days ago

    New Delhi: In yet another community policing initiative, Delhi Police has tied up with 'akharas', traditional training centres for wrestlers, to reach out to youths and to prevent them from drifting toward criminal activities. Under the "YUVA scheme", North Delhi Police is positively utilising the potential of the youths associated with...
  • Delhi Police gets two mobile forensic data collection vans 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi government has agreed to the induction of two mobile Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) vans with a view to ensuring quick and efficient collection of forensic data by police at crime scene. "These mobile vans would be able to promptly reach crime spots and trained forensic staff can then...
  • Delhi: Two youths arrested for duping buyers 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Two youths, who used to allegedly dupe gullible buyers by posting online ads of high-end smartphones at throwaway prices and then handed them cheap duplicates have been arrested, police said. The two accused, identified as Harpreet Singh (21) and Sahil (21) were arrested by the staff of Outer district....
  • Afghan national, 2 others held for drugs in raisin packets 4 days ago

    New Delhi: An Afghan national along with two Indians have been arrested here for allegedly smuggling in a large cache of fine quality heroin concealed in raisin boxes which was to be sold in a famous dry fruits market in Delhi. A tip-off, officials said, led sleuths of the Delhi zone...
  • Crime Branch begins probe into AAP's bribe allegations against BJP 4 days ago

    New Delhi: The Crime Branch of Delhi Police has taken up investigation into the alleged sting operation done by Aam Aadmi Party which purportedly showed BJP state unit vice-president Sher Singh Dagar offering bribe to AAP MLA for switching side. Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime) Ravindra Yadav confirmed that the...
  • Sand mining in capital: NGT seeks Delhi government's response 6 days ago

    New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal on Thursday sought the Delhi government's response on illegal extraction of sand being carried out in the Yamuna river bed at Wazirabad and Jagatpur bund areas. The order came over a petition by Rahul Nagar, filed through advocate Gaurav Kumar Bansal, seeking a direction to...
  • Soon, Delhiites will be able to file vehicle theft FIR online 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Police is working on a system through which FIR of theft of motor vehicles in the national capital can be registered online and there would be a digitized system where the stolen automobile would be searched everyday among recovered vehicle. Although, Delhi Police has already launched an APP...
  • Delhi Police to connect with people on WhatsApp September 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi police will soon assist and connect with the public on the popular social messenger app WhatsApp. A circular issued by the top brass of the force has asked all the officials from Chowki in-charge to Joint Commissioners, to use the app to connect with the general public apart...
  • City was on hit list of IM on the festive season: Delhi Police Special Cell September 7, 2014

    A day after alleged Indian Mujahideen operative Azaz Sheikh was arrested, Delhi Police special cell claimed that the city was on the hit list of the banned terrorist outfit. He was the mystery man behind the mails sent by Indian Mujahedeen after a series of blasts across the country. ...
  • Delhi: Fake currency with face value Rs 2.5 lakhs recovered, 3 held September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Wednesday claimed to have busted an inter-state counterfeit currency racket with the arrest of three persons and also recovered of Fake Indian currency notes (FICN) of face value more than Rs 2.5 lakh. Police said that Rs two lakhs FICN out of the recovered amount...
  • Delhi: BJP wants a review of security for MLAs September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: In a view of the attack on its MLA Jeetendra Singh Shunty, the BJP on Wednesday called upon Lt Governor Najeeb Jung and Police Commissioner BS Bassi to review security of those MLAs who are facing a security threat. "MLAs have to meet different kind of people everyday....
  • Delhi Police officials now to be seen riding bicycles September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police personnel will now be seen riding bicycles while patrolling in congested areas of the Walled City and parks of North Delhi with a view to check crimes such as snatching. Eight high-performance geared bicycles have been recently bought by the Delhi Police for beat constables to patrol...
  • Delhi: Admission racket busted after arrest of three persons August 29, 2014

    New Delhi: With the arrest of three persons, Crime Branch of Delhi Police has busted a racket which used to get students admitted to a prestigious college of Delhi University on the basis of forged documents. The three racketeers, who have been arrested in this connection include a student of...
  • Delhi: Stabbing victim dies as police spend time recording his statement August 27, 2014

    New Delhi: In an act of gross negligence, a Delhi teenager died after the police delayed taking him to the hospital. The boy had reportedly been stabbed by two assailants and instead of taking him to the hospital directly, the police wasted precious time in recording his statement. By the time the...
  • Alleged forced conversion case: Police arrest Tara Sahdev's mother-in-law August 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Tara Sahdev's mother-in-law has been arrested in the alleged forcible conversion case of the national level shooter. Sahdev's husband, Ranjit Kohli alias Raqibul Hasan had already been arrested by a joint team of the Delhi and Jharkhand Police on Tuesday and is scheduled to be produced at a court...
  • Killers of Nitish Katara deserve death: Delhi Police to HC August 22, 2014

    New Delhi: The city police on Friday told the Delhi High Court that Vikas Yadav and two others, convicted for killing Nitish Katara in 2002, deserve death penalty as the offence was "pre-meditated" and committed in a "cold- blooded" manner. "The convicts (Vikas, Vishal and Sukhdev Pehalwan), in furtherance of their...
  • Man arrested for sending porn clip to Delhi Police helpline on WhatsApp August 22, 2014

    A man has been arrested for allegedly posting a pornographic clip at the recently launched WhatsApp anti-corruption helpline of the Delhi Police. The accused identified as Chandan Singh was arrested by the New Delhi District Police after it received a complaint from Deputy Commissioner of Police (Vigilance) on August 19....
  • IM planned to send poisoned letters to kill targets: Delhi Police August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian Mujahideen was planning to send letters "soaked with poison" to their targets to kill them, the Delhi Police has told a court in its chargesheet filed against six suspected men of the terror outfit in a case of allegedly setting up an illegal arms factory here. In its...
  • Delhi Police takes alleged LeT operative Arshad into nine-day custody August 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police has taken alleged Lashkar-e-Toiba operative Arshad into nine-day custody from Kolkata Police, after sources confirmed that LeT commander Javed Baluchi had instructed him to help the terror outfit find a local hawala operator. Security agencies have intercepted conversations between the two that took place during the months...
  • Security beefed up in national capital for Independence Day August 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Security has been beefed up in the national capital with thousands of Delhi Police and paramilitary personnel keeping a hawk-eyed vigil in the city to thwart any possible threats in the run-up to Independence Day later this week. Given the security threat to Prime Minister Narendra Modi from...
  • Delhi: Three arrested for posing as CBI informers August 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Three men were arrested from West Delhi's Uttam Nagar area for allegedly cheating people by posing as CBI informers, police said on Tuesday. Two of the accused -- Hari Prakash Sharma (31), a resident of Sonepat in Haryana, and Prahlad Bhagat Sharma (59) were together running the business...
  • Delhi Police launches WhatsApp helpline to curb corruption August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Smartphones and the popular chat messenger - WhatsApp - in it has now turned into an effective weapon against errant policemen with Delhi Police launching a new anti-corruption helpline where one can send audio or video clips if any cop seeks bribe or harasses a person. The new helpline...
  • Diamonds worth Rs 30 lakh stolen from Delhi recovered August 6, 2014

    Two diamonds worth about Rs 30 lakh allegedly stolen by three women from Delhi were recovered from a village in Rajgarh, police said. The two diamonds were stolen recently by three women, identified as Rachna, Shabana and Mewa, from near a jewellery showroom at South Extension area in the national capital,...