Satyapal Singh

  • 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...
  • 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...
  • NCP accuses Congress of delaying decision to appoint new Mumbai Commissioner 07-02-2014 01:28 PM

    Mumbai: A week after Mumbai Police Commissioner Satyapal Singh resigned to join the Bharatiya Janata Party, the top post is still lying vacant. The Nationalist Congress Party accused the Maharashtra government led by Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan of delaying to take a decision on the matter. "It is very unfortunate...
  • The Last Word: Cooling-off time for government staff before politics? 03-02-2014 09:16 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....
  • Former Mumbai police commissioner joins BJP, says it's time for a change 03-02-2014 09:12 AM

    Former Mumbai police commissioner Satyapal Singh, who had resigned last week, on Sunday joined BJP saying he left a "good chair" to take part in the "remaking" of the country. Singh, who is from western UP and tipped to contest Lok Sabha election, said there was a need to back...
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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....
  • 'BJP will surely welcome Mumbai Police Commissioner Satyapal Singh' 31-01-2014 12:17 PM

    After Mumbai Police Commissioner Satyapal Singh tendered his resignation on Friday, Mumbai BJP chief Ashish Shelar said that doors to the outfit were open for honest officers. "Dr Satyapal Singh is an upright, honest officer. While it is his personal choice, but I make an appeal that door for honest...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Uddhav Thackeray slams police commissioner for asking pandals to ensure women's safety 08-09-2013 04:43 PM

    Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray has criticised Mumbai Police Commissioner Satyapal Singh's statement that Ganesh mandals should protect women devotees who come to seek blessings. "If Ganesh mandals have to protect the women devotees, then why is there a need for police?" Uddhav was quoted as saying in a statement...
  • Mumbai gangrape: Accused admits he harassed ragpickers in the area too 27-08-2013 08:45 AM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police on Monday confirmed that none of the five accused arrested for raping photojournalist are minors. It has assured that it will seek maximum punishment for all the accused. All five accused were unemployed and lived in the same area. Meanwhile, one of the accused has confessed...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 26-08-2013 11:26 PM

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  • Mumbai gangrape: Do protests and outrage have only symbolic value? 26-08-2013 11:23 PM

    Protests and rallies are being held across India following the gangrape of a 23-year-old photojournalist in Mumbai. The film and the television industry organised a march to show their solidarity with the victim. ...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Mumbai Police Commissioner 26-08-2013 09:39 PM

    Asserting that the culprits in the Mumbai gangrape will be brought to the book, Mumbai Police Commissioner Satyapal Singh said that the police force is now focussing on filing a chargesheet in the case as quickly as possible. ...
  • News 360: One accused in Mumbai gangrape confesses to past attacks 26-08-2013 08:59 PM

    Salim Ansari, one of the five accused in Mumbai gangrape has admitted that he harassed couples in the Shakti Mill compound. ...
  • Mumbai gangrape: Accused confess to harassing couples in the past 26-08-2013 08:34 PM

    Mumbai: One of the accused Salim Ansari in the Mumbai gangrape case, who was caught in Delhi-Haryana border, has admitted to harassing couples in the Shakti Mill compound in Parel area earlier too. According to sources, some photos found in mobile phones could be past victims. Meanwhile, asserting that the...
  • Mumbai gangrape: Three accused are history sheeters, none is a juvenile, says Police 26-08-2013 08:07 PM

    Three of the five accused in last week's gangrape of a photojournalist are history-sheeters and none is a juvenile, Mumbai police chief Satyapal Singh said on Monday, even as the fifth accused arrested in the case was remanded in police custody till September five. A mobile phone, suspected to have...
  • Mumbai Police Commissioner assures early justice for gangrape survivor 26-08-2013 06:12 PM

    Mumbai police Commissioner Satyapal Singh on Monday assured early justice for the young photojournalist who was gangraped by five men here Aug 22. "Our priority is to collect the evidence and file the chargesheet as soon as possible," said Satyapal Singh while talking to reporters. With the arrest of two...
  • Mumbai gangrape: None of the accused is a minor, says police chief 26-08-2013 05:22 PM

    Mumbai: Asserting that the culprits in the Mumbai gangrape will be brought to the book, Mumbai Police Commissioner Satyapal Singh said that the police force is now focussing on filing a chargesheet in the case as quickly as possible. Singh said that the police will ask for strict punishment for...
  • Mumbai gangrape: Do not reveal names of the accused, says police 23-08-2013 02:12 PM

    Police Commissioner Satyapal Singh said the accused told the girl and her male colleague that they were on railway property and photography was not allowed. The Police chief said all the accused are residents of nearby areas and two of them have property cases against them. Police has asked not...
  • Chief of SIT probing Ishrat case wants to quit 24-06-2011 06:08 PM

    Ahmedabad: Within days of taking charge as chairman of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the Ishrat Jahan encounter killing case, Satyapal Singh on Friday requested the Gujarat High Court that he be relieved from duty citing differences of opinion between two other SIT members. Singh said there was difference...
  • 11 years on slain cop's family still not compensated 18-12-2009 11:31 AM

    Satyapal Singh of the Bihar police fell victim to Naxals's bullets 11 years ago. ...