Uttar Pradesh Police

  • Ensure arrest of gangrape accused ex-MLA: HC to UP police 26-03-2014 08:16 AM

    Allahabad High Court on Tuesday directed the Uttar Pradesh police to ensure arrest of an absconding former MLA who has been accused of raping a girl along with his brother and a close aide in Badaun district six years ago. Passing the order, a Division Bench comprising Justice Devendra Pratap...
  • Sahara investors case: Subrata Roy being brought by UP police to Delhi 03-03-2014 05:19 PM

    New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Police has left from Lucknow and is bringing Sahara chief Subrata Roy to Delhi via road. According to sources the police team will halt in Agra on Monday night and will make their way to the national capital on Tuesday. Subrata Roy was arrested last week...
  • Sahara chief Subrata Roy to be taken to Delhi today 03-03-2014 12:55 PM

    Sahara chief Subrata Roy is likely to be taken to New Delhi on Monday by road, police sources said. According to officials, the business tycoon, who was arrested following the Supreme Court's instructions, will be escorted to Delhi by a team of the Uttar Pradesh Police. Roy is scheduled to...
  • Subrata Roy gets VIP treatment in custody, kept in a guest house in UP 03-03-2014 09:15 AM

    Lucknow: After being sent to custody by a court in Lucknow on Friday, Sahara chief Subrata Roy is living in a forest guest house in Lucknow, which is supposed to be one of the best in the city. The police have also closed down the popular picnic spot in order...
  • 10-year-old boy somodised by 2 men in a Jaroda Village jungle 22-02-2014 11:53 AM

    A 10-year-old child wasallegedly sodomised by two persons at Jaroda Village underMansoorpur Police Station in Muzaffarnagar district, the police said on Saturday. According to an FIR lodged by the parents of the victim,the boy was sodomised by the accused in a jungle on Friday.A case has been registered and search...
  • UP Police Sub Inspector arrested for murder of a rape victim 18-02-2014 03:09 PM

    New Delhi: Bachu Singh, a sub inspector of UP Police, has been arrested on the charges of killing a rape victim by the Ghaziabad police. The victim had alleged that Bachu's son had raped her in February 2013. Sub Inspector Bachu Singh, along with a constable, a contract killer and...
  • Negligible representation of Muslims in UP Police, reveals RTI 10-02-2014 10:48 PM

    Recent data released by the Uttar Pradesh government about representation of Muslims in Police force flies in the face of the claims made by government and political parties about uplift of the community. According to the recent data, only two per cent Sub-Inspectors (SI), three per cent Head Constables and...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj twin murder case: Rajesh, Nupur Talwar challenge conviction in Allahabad HC 22-01-2014 12:19 PM

    Dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar on Wednesday moved the Allahabad High Court against a CBI court order awarding them life sentence for the murder of their 14-year-old daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj. The petition filed by the couple is likely to come up before a bench for hearing...
  • Janata Darbar ill-organised, will take online complaints now, says AAP 13-01-2014 09:34 PM

    New Delhi: Realising that important issues cannot just be dealt with on the roads, the Aam Aadmi Party government of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has decided that it will not hold Janata Darbars any more. Following the chaos, mismanagement and the near-stampede like situation during the Janata Darbar, the Delhi...
  • Threat letter to senior district officials sends police into tizzy 06-01-2014 03:17 PM

    A handwritten letterthreatening to kill the District Magistrate and Superintendentof Police has sent the police into a tizzy with strict vigilbeing launched in this Naxal-infested district. The letter threatening to kill the top district officialswas received on Saturday and prima facie it does not appear tobe sent by Naxal or...
  • Reshuffle in Gautam Budh Nagar district police 03-01-2014 08:46 AM

    In a reshuffle in Gautam Budh Nagardistrict police, several policemen including five inspectorshave been transfered. Inspector Samarjit Singh has been transferred from Sector58 police station to Jewar police station while InspectorJawahar Lal Yadav was transferred from police lines to seriouscrime unit investigation team.Inspector Sanjiv Kumar was transferred from police linesto...
  • Arvind Kejriwal turns down Ghaziabad SSP's request for security cover 26-12-2013 02:56 PM

    AAP convener and Delhi Chief Minister designate Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday turned down Ghaziabad SSP's request for taking security cover. On Thursday morning, Kejriwal told Uttar Pradesh Police officials, deployed by SSP Dharmendra Singh outside his house, that he does not need any security and they should go back. "We...
  • As New Year approaches, police tighten noose on liquor smugglers 19-12-2013 09:56 PM

    The Ghaziabad Police have launched aspecial drive to control inter-state smuggling of liquor inthe run-up to the New Year. Two persons were arrested for alleged liquor smugglingfrom Vijay Nagar area on Wednesday night and 20 cartons of Indian-madeliquor were seized from them, police said on Thursday. The duo have been...
  • SC restrains UP police from acting against Taslima Nasreen 17-12-2013 01:52 PM

    The Supreme Court on Tuesday restrained Uttar Pradesh Police from taking any coercive step against self-exiled Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen following her criticism of AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal meeting cleric Maulana Tauqeer Raza Khan just before Delhi Assembly elections. The apex court bench of Justice BS Chauhan and Justice SA...
  • 11 poachers arrested with two tiger carcasses near Corbett Tiger Reserve 17-12-2013 08:42 AM

    Eleven suspected poachers were arrested with two carcasses of tiger from the Amangarh forest range, on the border of the Corbett Tiger Reserve, an official said. The poachers were arrested in a joint operation by staff of the tiger reserve and Uttar Pradesh Police when they were moving in a...
  • Five cops injured as armed miscreants open fire on police team 06-12-2013 07:56 PM

    Five police personnel were injured,including two of them seriously, as armed persons allegedlyopened fire on a police team escorting two undertrails in theAndhra Pradesh Express and escaped with the prisoners. Harendra Rana and his associate Dinesh, lodged in thedistrict jail here, were being brought back on Thursday night to Agrafrom...
  • Home Ministry cites threat to Arvind Kejriwal's life, he refuses security by Ghaziabad police 24-10-2013 11:10 AM

    Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday refused to accept security cover for himself by Uttar Pradesh police with party leaders saying it was against their ideology. Upon the direction of Home Ministry, some officials of the Local Intelligence Unit (LIU) of Ghaziabad police on Wednesday contacted Kejriwal...
  • Man wanted for fraud in Afghanistan arrested 16-10-2013 09:51 AM

    Uttar Pradesh Police on Tuesday arrested a man accused of defrauding a company in Afghanistan to the tune of 44,500 USD. Afghanistan Police had declared Akhsay Bhatnagar an absconder after he allegedly cheated the private company, said Om Prakash, Superintendent of Police (city). Bhatnagar had left the country after the...
  • Fake currency case: 13 UP police officers face probe 16-07-2013 11:54 AM

    Lucknow: Thirteen Uttar Pradesh police officers are facing the heat in a case of alleged fake currency. The accused who was arrested in connection with the case has proved that the notes recovered from him were withdrawn from banks and were genuine. Now the police officials have to explain how...
  • UP: Female police officer caught on camera slapping 3 women 31-05-2013 08:17 AM

    Aligarh: Another instance of violence against women by the Uttar Pradesh police has surfaced. A policewoman in Aligarh was caught on camera thrashing three middle-aged women. The women had gone to the police station to question why their sons were kept in the police station for three days on complaint...
  • UP: Bank employee rapes colleague for 5 years 25-04-2013 08:13 PM

    Ghaziabad: A deputy manager of a private bank in Ghaziabad was arrested on Thursday on charges of raping his colleague for past five years on the pretext of marrying her, police said. The victim (in her 30's), working as a customer care officer in the bank has accused deputy manager...
  • UP Police circular calls for screening of 'Dabangg' for motivation 23-04-2013 09:25 AM

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government, suffering from an image crisis, has come up with a unique plan to inspire the police force. UP ADG, Law and Order, Arun Kumar has issues a 5-page circular asking for special screenings of films like 'Dabangg', 'Ab Tak Chhappan' and 'Singham'. Arun Kumar believes...
  • UP: Inspector held for attempting to rape minor girl 13-12-2012 10:54 PM

    Faizabad: A Senior Sub Inspector (SSI) of Uttar Pradesh Police was arrested for allegedly abducting and attempting to rape a minor girl, who was rescued from his possession in a hotel in Faizabad, police said on Thursday. On the complaint by the girl's family, police team raided a hotel in...
  • UP police target couples in Ghaziabad park 30-11-2011 09:12 PM

    Ghaziabad: The moral police was back in Ghaziabad as the cops went on an Operation Majnu, catching couples unaware and handing them some on-the-spot punishment, all in the name of curbing eve teasers. It could have been a nice lazy afternoon for many lovers at Sahibabad Park in Ghaziabad, but...
  • Bhatta-Parsaul: rape victims demand justice 26-10-2011 05:08 PM

    Bhatta-parsaul: With just a few months to go for the Uttar Pradesh elections, the lanes of Bhatta-parsaul village are alive again with village women seeking justice. The government's FIR against 16 policemen almost six months after the alleged rapes took place seems top have emboldened them to finally speak out....
  • Police shielding accused: rape victim's mother 14-06-2011 07:08 AM

    New Delhi: In more embarrassment for the Mayawati government in Uttar Pradesh, the mother of the minor who was found hanging inside a police station in Lakhimpur Kheri has now accused the police of trying to bribe her to stay quiet. She has alleged they are shielding their colleagues who...