Mumbai Police

  • Mumbai: 16 live bullets found near Taj hotel, probe on 02-04-2014 02:21 PM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police on Wednesday recovered 16 live bullets near the Taj hotel in Colaba. The bullets were found in a parking lot near the hotel. The police said the bullets appeared to be 2-3 years old. A police investigation is on. The Taj hotel was targeted by terrorists...
  • Mumbai: 6-month-old snatched from mother’s arms rescued within 12 hours 31-03-2014 05:33 PM

    Navi Mumbai Police led by Commissioner KL Prasad deployed a 100 strong force of its officers and personnel to rescue a 6-month-old baby boy within 12 hours of him being snatched from his mother's arms. The police arrested five persons including a woman and the main conspirator, a father of...
  • Rakesh Maria to continue as Mumbai Police Commissioner during LS polls 24-03-2014 07:25 PM

    Mumbai: The Election Commission (EC) on Monday told the Maharashtra government that it doesn't have any problem if Rakesh Maria continues to be the Mumbai Police Commissioner during the general elections. This after a January 9, 2014 circular issued by the EC specified that government officials related to the election...
  • FIR against Kejriwal, AAP members for causing disruptions at Mumbai airport 13-03-2014 04:56 PM

    Mumbai: An FIR has been registered against AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal and his party members by the Mumbai Police for the chaos that ensued upon his visit to the city. The FIR has been filed at the airport police station under Section 188 of the Indian Penal Code for disobedience...
  • Feel insecure in Mumbai: Hyderabad techie's uncle 03-03-2014 03:55 PM

    23-year-old Esther Anuhya was found murdered on the outskirts of Mumbai over a week after she went missing in the city in January this year. Her uncle spoke of the trauma the family went through in the days after. ...
  • Bombay High Court questions extension of parole granted to actor Sanjay Dutt 25-02-2014 05:03 PM

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Tuesday questioned the parole extension for actor Sanjay Dutt. The court was hearing a petition which questioned the discretion used by authorities in granting parole and furlough to Dutt. "The state government should exercise its discretionary powers properly," the court said. The court also...
  • Mumbai: AAP LS candidate Mayank Gandhi detained 22-02-2014 05:05 PM

    Mumbai: Just hours after Nationalist Congress Party workers ransacked Aam Aadmi Party office in Mumbai, local police detained AAP leader Mayank Gandhi on Saturday evening. Gandhi who is also AAP's Lok Sabha candidate was detained by Mumbai Police when he was on his way to the NCP office. The youth...
  • Satyapal Singh given Mumbai BJP ticket, but wants to contest from UP 18-02-2014 09:43 AM

    Mumbai: Days after Satyapal Singh quit as Mumbai Police Commissioner, he has been offered a BJP ticket from Mumbai, but he's keen to contest Lok Sabha elections from Uttar Pradesh, his home state. The BJP is likely to come up with the first list of the candidates for the Lok...
  • Denied Mumbai Police chief's post, IPS officer goes on leave 17-02-2014 05:11 PM

    Mumbai: There is huge controversy over the appointment of Indian Police Service office Rakesh Maria as Mumbai Police Commissioner. Ahmad Javed, a senior IPS officer, has gone of leave instead of taking charge as Director General, Home Guard. Javed, who had called Maria's appointed unjust and pointed out that he...
  • I should have been named Mumbai Police Commissioner: Ahmad Javed 16-02-2014 02:14 PM

    Mumbai: A day after Rakesh Maria was named the Mumbai Police Commissioner, a new controversy has surrounded his appointment. IPS officer Ahmad Javed, one of the top contenders for the post, has called the decision unjust. The IPS officer has said that the delay in naming Mumbai's top cop cost...
  • Rakesh Maria appointed as new Police Commissioner of Mumbai 16-02-2014 07:41 AM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police on Saturday got a new police commissioner. Senior IPS officer Rakesh Maria, who was the head of the Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad was appointed as Mumbai Police Commissioner on Saturday. The post became vacant after former police commisisoner Satyapal Singh resigned in January to join the...
  • Mumbai techie murder: Police quiz 400 people, but make no headway 11-02-2014 09:38 AM

    Mumbai: More than a month after a techie from Vijaywada was found murdered in Mumbai, the police have drawn a blank as far as investigations go. Mumbai Police sources have told CNN-IBN that they have questioned 400 people so far, including her colleagues, as well as service providers at the...
  • Mumbai: Shiv Sena workers protest against Pak band, 20 arrested 04-02-2014 11:58 PM

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena workers barged into the Mumbai Press Club to disrupt a press conference held by a Pakistani sufi band on Tuesday. The band named Meekal Hasan was here to announce a joint India-Pakistan band. Twenty people including three women have been arrested on charges of rioting, trespass, and...
  • Mumbai techie murder: Police claim suspect a close friend of victim 02-02-2014 08:26 PM

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police seems to have made some headway in the murder case of a 23-year-old IT engineer in the city and suspect it to be a case of a love affair gone awry. The police now claim that the main suspect was a close friend of the victim and...
  • Techie murder case: Man in CCTV footage the prime suspect 31-01-2014 11:29 PM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police has released CCTV images of the 23-year-old software professional from Hyderabad who was allegedly murdered in Mumbai. The images show the 23-year-old with an unidentified man at the Kurla railway station where she went missing earlier this month. The man is now the prime suspect. The...
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  • A Billion Votes: Should serving police officers join politics? 31-01-2014 08:17 PM

    Satyapal Singh, who resigned as the Mumbai Police Commissioner on Friday, has admitted that he has offers from political parties. He, however, told CNN-IBN that he is yet undecided on joining any party. Speculation is rife that he is likely to contest the Lok Sabha elections on a BJP ticket....
  • Techie murder case: Mumbai Railway police recovers CCTV footage 31-01-2014 01:10 PM

    Mumbai: Nearly two weeks after the highly-decomposed body of a 23-year-old IT professional was found in Bhandup in Mumbai, the Railway Police has claimed a breakthrough. On Friday, the Railway police personnel recovered crucial CCTV footage from the Kurla railway station which showed the victim entering the waiting room with...
  • Techie death: Mumbai Police says vested interests behind delay rumours 31-01-2014 10:39 AM

    Mumbai: Twelve days on since the 23-year-old IT professional's decomposed body was recovered from this swamp in Bhandup in Mumbai, there is still no headway in the investigation. The Mumbai Police is refusing to take the blame for slow investigations saying there are vested interests in the allegations against them....
  • Have offers from parties, but yet undecided: Mumbai Police chief Satyapal Singh 31-01-2014 10:30 AM

    In a surprise move early on Friday, the Mumbai Police Commissioner, Satyapal Singh, sent his resignation to the state. Speculation is rife that he is likely to contest the Lok Sabha elections on a BJP ticket. ...
  • Mumbai Police chief resigns, says wants to do something for the nation 31-01-2014 07:24 AM

    Mumbai: Satyapal Singh, who resigned as the Mumbai Police Commissioner on Friday, has admitted that he has offers from political parties. He, however, told CNN-IBN that he is yet undecided on joining any party. "Only time will tell all," he said when asked about his decision. Speculation is rife that...
  • Mumbai: Uncle allegedly rapes 11-year-old girl for a year, arrested 29-01-2014 04:01 PM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police on Wednesday arrested a man for raping an 11-year-old girl for a period of one year. The accused is the uncle of the minor. The case came into light after the minor confided about this to her aunt, who took her to Mira Road police station...
  • Shiv Sena targets MNS, claims it began protests against toll booths 29-01-2014 10:42 AM

    New Delhi: The Shiv Sena on Wednesday lashed out at the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) over vandalising toll booths saying Raj Thackeray's party has woken up suddenly to the issue. In its mouthpiece Saamna, the Shiv Sena claimed that it is the party that began the agitation against toll. "The...
  • Mumbai techie murder: No headway as police let go of suspects 29-01-2014 07:53 AM

    Mumbai: Nearly two weeks since the charred body of a Hyderabad based IT professional was found in Mumbai, the investigations have hit a dead end. The four people who were detained earlier on suspicion have now been released and the police it appears will have to start from scratch once...
  • Maharashtra: Raj Thackeray booked for toll booth vandalism by MNS workers 28-01-2014 07:12 PM

    Pune: A case against Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray was registered on Tuesday at Rajgarh Police station in Pune after his party workers vandalised toll booths across the state. Mumbai Police Commissioner, Satyapal Singh said, "We are going through Raj Thackeray's speech and if we find anything inappropriate,...
  • QNet scam: I haven't duped anyone, says Michael Ferreira 28-01-2014 06:08 PM

    New Delhi: Former World Billiards champion and Padma Bhushan awardee Michael Ferreira on Tuesday rebutted allegations of duping anyone through QNet. "I haven't duped anyone. People are barking up the wrong tree. If they have a problem then they can go to the company. I haven't done anything wrong. I...
  • IT engineer murder: Mumbai Police detains four suspects 25-01-2014 11:53 AM

    Mumbai: A week after the charred and decomposed remains of a 23- year-old IT engineer were found near a highway in Mumbai, the police have detained four suspects in connection with the murder. The four suspects are auto drivers and have criminal antecedents. Police said that they suspect the girl...
  • Techie murder: Shinde asks to fasten probe, police grappling for clues 25-01-2014 08:29 AM

    Mumbai: A week after the charred and decomposed remains of a 23- year-old IT engineer were found near a highway in Mumbai, her family is running from pillar to post in the hope of getting justice. The girl's father met Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde urging him to intervene...
  • Techie's death case: Shinde asks Maharashtra Home Minister for details 24-01-2014 02:22 PM

    Mumbai: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has written to the Maharashtra home minister regarding the mysterious death of a 23-year-old IT engineer from Hyderabad whose decomposed body was found in Bhandup over a week ago. Shinde has intervened in the matter after the 23-year-old girl's father met him earlier on...
  • Techie death case: Protests in Mumbai as police make no headway 24-01-2014 08:53 AM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police is under pressure for its inability to crack the case surrounding the mysterious death of a 23-year-old IT engineer from Hyderabad. Her father will meet Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Friday. Her decomposed and charred body was found in Bhandup well over a week...