MUMBAI POLICE

  • Mumbai: Over 2,500 policemen to be deployed during Devendra Fadnavis swearing-in Yesterday

    Mumbai: A strict vigil will be maintained during the swearing-in of Devendra Fadnavis as Maharashtra Chief Minister at Wankhede stadium on Friday, with over 2,500 security personnel being deployed in and around the sprawling ground. The stadium, which will host the first open air oath taking ceremony, has been declared...
  • Pune: Mumbai Police arrests 3 Chhota Shakeel's gang members plotting to kill BJP leader's relative 1 week ago

    Pune: Mumbai Police Crime Branch on Thursday arrested three people from Chhota Shakeel's gang who had plotted to kill a BJP leader's relative in Pune. Two of the accused are shooters from the Chhota Shakeel gang named Hussein Shaikh and Ganesh Bilare and the third accused Amin Shaikh is an ex...
  • Complainant withdraws plea against Paraskar's pre-arrest bail October 9, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai-based model who has filed a complaint of rape against former deputy inspector general of police Sunil Paraskar on Thursday withdrew her application seeking cancellation of his pre-arrest bail. "The victim today withdrew the cancellation application that she had filed after her former lawyer was allegedly threatened by a...
  • Mumbai: Suspended rapeaccused DIG now charged with molesting a woman September 21, 2014

    Mumbai: In what could spell more trouble for the suspended Deputy Inspector General of Police Sunil Paraskar, accused of rape by a model, the city police have registered a case against him and his brother for allegedly molesting and intimidating a woman. "We registered a case of molestation, intimidation, wrongful restraint...
  • AAP's Mayank Gandhi booked for abetting sexual harassment September 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Mayank Gandhi was among the six persons booked in Mumbai after a 21yearold female party volunteer filed a criminal complaint against them, police said on Saturday. While AAP activist Tarun Singh has been booked under section 354 (a) (sexual harassment), 506 (punishment for criminal intimidation),...
  • Police launch drive on easing ambulance movement on Mumbai roads September 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai police on Saturday launched an initiative to raise awareness among the citizens about allowing swift plying of ambulances through traffic snarls so that they proceed to hospital without any hassles and patients promptly get medical aid. The Mumbai Traffic Police's drive titled 'Make Way for Ambulance' was on Saturday...
  • Mumbai: MCOCA against four men who conspired to kill journalist September 15, 2014

    Mumbai: The crime branch of Mumbai police has invoked the stringent Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act against four men, arrested for plotting to kill a Mumbaibased journalist, an officer said on Monday. The court has remanded them in the police custody till September 25. On September 6, police arrested Madanchand...
  • Mumbai: Police Constable found murdered; body burnt September 13, 2014

    Mumbai: A Constable was found murdered and his body burnt in a room, police said on Saturday amid suspicion that personal enmity may have led to the killing. Dilip Botale was found strangled with his body wrapped in a bed and burnt inside a room in a chawl in suburban...
  • Model assault case: 'Paraskar should have been suspended earlier' August 27, 2014

    Julio Rebeiro, the former Mumbai Police Commissioner, has said that the model assault case, in which DIG Sunil Paraskar is an accused, is a big blot on the Mumbai Police. ...
  • Model rape case: Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar suspended August 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Deputy Inspector General of Mumbai Police Sunil Paraskar was suspended on Wednesday after Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Wednesday signed his suspension papers. Paraskar has been accused of rape and molestation by a city model. Earlier in the day, the state Home Department had proposed his suspension. "The proposal to...
  • Maharashtra government to reserve 5 pc police jobs for policemen's children August 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Maharashtra government today decided to reserve five per cent of the posts of police constable for the children of policemen. The proposal was approved at the meeting of state cabinet, chaired by Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, on Wednesday, official sources said. While three per cent of the jobs will be for...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey August 19, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Molestation survivor harassed by Mumbai Police August 19, 2014

    In yet another case of insensitivity by the police, a young woman had to undergo a harrowing ordeal when she went to file her complaint for molestation by goons in Mumbai. ...
  • Molestation victim humiliated & harassed by Mumbai policemen August 19, 2014

    In yet another case of insensitivity by the police, a young woman had to undergo a harrowing ordeal when she went to file her complaint for molestation by goons in Mumbai. ...
  • Mumbai shame: Police grills molestation survivor about her clothes, whereabouts August 19, 2014

    Mumbai: In yet another case of insensitivity by the police, a young woman had to undergo a harrowing ordeal when she went to file her complaint for molestation by goons in Mumbai. In an exclusive interaction with CNNIBN the survivor reveals her horrifying experience. ...
  • Mumbai: Woman faces harrowing ordeal while filing molestation case August 19, 2014

    Mumbai: In yet another case of insensitivity by the police, a young woman had to undergo a harrowing ordeal when she went to file her complaint for molestation by goons in Mumbai. According to the woman, she and her friend went to a police station to report her alleged molestation...
  • Mumbai Police restricts children from participating in Dahi Handis August 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police on Monday issued a warning to all govinda mandals against using children in Dahi Handi events. The directive was issued after two boys died during practice last week. All police stations in Mumbai have been asked to keep vigil on Dahi Handi mandals. Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria...
  • Mumbai Police records DIG Paraskar's statement in rape case filed against him July 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar, who is accused of raping a model, has recorded his statement at the Mumbai Police Commissioner's office on Monday. Sources told CNNIBN that Paraskar had denied charges levelled against him by calling it "baseless". Paraskar, who came alone to record his statement at 12.30 pm to...
  • Preity had used harsh words against Wadia: witness tells cops July 27, 2014

    Mumbai: A witness listed by industrialist Ness Wadia has told the police that it was Preity Zinta, who used harsh words against her exboyfriend during an IPL match on May 30. The witness, Savan Daru, a businessman, has recorded his statement on Friday before the Marine Drive police, which is probing...
  • Mumbai Police chief gets threat letter challenging him to avert terror attack July 27, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police is on high alert after Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria received a threat letter. The letter challenged the police to avert a terror attack. The letter received on July 25 said, "Stop us this time if you can, you were lucky in 1993." Sources said that the letter has been...
  • Mumbai: Model files rape case against senior police officer July 24, 2014

    Mumbai: A model has filed rape case against senior Mumbai police officer Sunil Paraskar. He is currently posted as the Director Inspector General of Civil Protection Right. Paraskar has been booked under section 376. The case was registered was on Wednesday night at Malwani police station. He was the former...
  • Mumbai: Hoax call could have led to fireman's death, says official July 19, 2014

    Mumbai: A hoax distress call might have led to the death of a fireman in Friday's fire that broke out in a 22storeyed building in Mumbai, a top fire official said on Saturday. The fireman, Nitin Ivalekar, had gone to check out a distress call of a woman that she was...
  • No heated argument took place between Ness and Preity: Witness July 17, 2014

    Mumbai: A witness listed by industrialist Ness Wadia has told police she saw him having a conversation with Bollywood actor Preity Zinta during an IPL match here on May 30 but did not see him grabbing arm or pulling her as alleged by the film star. The witness, Farah Oomerbhoy, recently...
  • Mumbai Police quizzes families of 4 men believed to have joined ISIL July 14, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police is on high alert after four men from the city are believed to have joined the Iraqi extremist group the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). The police have questioned families of the missing youth. A report has been submitted to the...
  • MHA seeks report from Maharashtra government on 4 men joining ISIL July 14, 2014

    Mumbai: The Ministry of Home Affairs Affairs on Monday sought report from the Maharashtra government on media reports of four Mumbai men going to Iraq to fight on behalf of Iraqbased outfit Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. The report sought facts of the case and action taken so...
  • Ness, Preity got into argument but no physical abuse: Wadia's witnesses July 12, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police have recorded statements of both the witnesses named by Kings XVI Punjab coowner Ness Wadia. Both the witnesses in their statements have said that they saw bollywood actress Pretiy Zinta and her former boyfriend Ness Wadia get into an argument but said that there was no...
  • Preity Zinta gives photos of bruised hand to police to back assault claim July 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Preity Zinta has submitted four photographs to Mumbai Police showing bruises on her hand to back her claim of criminal assault against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia even as the industrialist shared with investigators the contact details of witnesses he wants examined, police said on Wednesday. "These four...
  • Mumbai Police to record statement of Ness Wadia's witnesses by Wednesday July 8, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police will start recording statements of Kings XVI Punjab coowner Ness Wadia's witnesses by Wednesday. Bollywood actress Preity Zinta has alleged that her former boyfriend Wadia intimidated and abused her in May during an IPL match between Kings XVI Punjab and Chennai Super Kings. Wadia has given...
  • Preity Zinta case: Witnesses say they are not persons named by Ness Wadia July 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Two of the witnesses listed by industrialist Ness Wadia whose statements he wants to be recorded in the molestation case filed by Bollywood actress Preity Zinta against him, were not cooperating, while the rest were yet to be identified and contacted, according to police. "When two of them (witnesses) were...
  • Dawood Ibrahim's sister dies of heart attack in Mumbai July 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Sister of fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim died at a private hospital in South Mumbai on Sunday following a heart attack, police said. "Haseena Parkar, sister of Dawood Ibrahim, died today," Additional Commissioner of Police, Krishna Prakash said. Sources in the Mumbai police said that Parkar (55), who was commonly...