Police Officials

  • Wanted Maoist involved in killing of 7 police officials arrested August 17, 2014

    A Maoist allegedly involved in the killing of seven policemen last year was arrested from Goitha in Bihar's Gaya district on Sunday. Acting on a tip off, a team of CRPF and police raided the village and caught the Maoist identified as Dwarika Yadav, Superintendent of Police (SP), City, Rakesh Kumar...
  • Was it Candy Crush? Police officer faces inquiry for playing games on mobile March 26, 2014

    A senior police official in Aligarh faces an inquiry after he was found allegedly playing video game on his mobile phone during a meeting called by the police department to review poll preparations. IG Agra Zone Ashutosh Pandey had called a meeting Monday to discuss apparatus put in place for the...
  • Six police officials suspended for torturing youth April 24, 2013

    Lucknow: Five constables and a Station House Officer (SHO) were on Tuesday suspended for torturing five youths they had detained on Monday evening at Muzaffarnagar, officials said. The policemen were suspended for allegedly beating up the youths in custody at Mansoorpur police station. They also tried to force the youths...
  • 7 police officials suspended on molestation charges April 16, 2013

    Hazaribagh: Seven officers, undergoing training at the Police Training Centre of Padma in Hazaribagh district, were suspended for allegedly attempting to molest women passengers on a bus, police said on Monday. The seven accused were suspended by Superintendent of Police (Padma) Madan Mohan Lall after the bus passengers handed them...
  • Delhi gangrape: Showcause notice to police officials April 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Government has served show-cause notices to two senior IPS officers and several others asking them to explain why action should not be initiated against them for alleged dereliction of duty in connection with the December 16, 2012 gangrape incident in New Delhi. The show-cause notices were served against...
  • Odisha: Naxals strike again, abduct police official May 8, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: A police official has been abducted by suspected Naxals in Odisha. ASI Krupa Ram Majhi of the Dharambandha Police Station has been abducted by suspected Naxals in Nuapada. Reports say 10 Naxals abducted the ASI and let off the constable accompanying him. This is the third hostage crisis in Odisha in...
  • AP cop probing liquor scandal transferred April 4, 2012

    Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh government has transferred a senior police officer who was probing the liquor pay-offs scandal allegedly involving some top politicians. Additional Director of Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) K Sreenivasa Reddy has been posted as chief of coastal security. The orders of his promotion as inspector general of police...
  • U'khand: Wife burns man to death in a fit of rage April 1, 2012

    Dehra Dun: A police inspector from Uttarakhand died on Sunday at New Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital after being set on fire allegedly by his wife in a fit of rage, police said. 56-year-old, Ram Lal Arya, who was posted at the police headquarters, died on Sunday morning after he was admitted at...
  • NCTC: Top civil, police officials to meet today March 12, 2012

    New Delhi: DGPs and Chief Secretaries of states are likely to meet on Monday to end the deadlock over the National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC) amidst the opposition from the chief ministers of nine non-UPA ruled states and from Mamata Banerjee over setting up the anti-terror body. The states have opposed...
  • Cops supporting Guj govt to be transferred before polls October 17, 2007

    New Delhi: Ahead of elections in Gujarat, the Election Commission has directed the transfer of certain police officers in the state. Chief Election Commissioner, N Gopalaswamy said, "Anybody who has completed three years in a particular place or if he happens to be in his own native place should be transferred." "Some...
  • Bangalore DIG hangs himself to death August 5, 2007

    Bangalore: A top police official allegedly committed suicide at his residence in Bangalore on Saturday. Deputy Inspector General B S Abbai hanged himself at his home in the police quarters at Parappana in Bangalore. The 53-year-old left a note saying no one is responsible for his death. He also expressed...
  • 'J&K violence drops by two-thirds' April 1, 2007

    New Delhi: Amid the ongoing debate over a possible pullout of troops from Jammu and Kashmir, a top police official on Sunday claimed that the number of daily killings in Jammu and Kashmir has fallen by more than two-thirds. The official described the violence levels to be "the lowest in...