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Yet another call centre duping Americans busted in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad police on Wednesday raided a call centre operating near Judges Bungalow opposite Mocha Cafe in the city. In all, seven people have been arrested for posing as representatives of the legal department in the US and threatening US citizens with action for drugs recovered from their car or for holding multiple bank accounts that...

Zone 1 DCP’s patrolling diktat has put cops in a dilemma

Zone 1 DCP Ravindra Patel’s diktat about patrolling has got the police inspectors of eight police stations falling in the zone in a quandary. The cops are worried that if they have to clock eight hours of patrolling duty how will they manage administrative, investigative, and other work at their respective police stations. Meanwhile, city...

Ahmedabad police bust illegal call centre conning Americans, nab five

The city police have busted one more call centre operating in the city. Recently the cops had held one Nirav Raichura in a call centre scam and his interrogation had revealed that several such call centres were operational in the city. The cops have nabbed five men who were part of a call centre operating...

Ahmedabad Police turn to thievery in city! Read to know why?

On Tuesday, Ahmedabad police in the city turned to thievery and happily made away with valuables of those out for shopping. No, the cops were not attempting to earn additional income but were trying to warn citizens about how thieves operate and take advantage of the crowd as people go out for shopping during Diwali....

Country-made liquor factory in which Ahmedabad cop had partnership raided

The Prevention of Crime Branch (CB) has blown the lid off a country-made liquor manufacturing factory which belonged to a partner of an Ahmedabad city assistant Police Sub Inspector’s (PSI). The cop Virendrasinh Darbar’s partner was allegedly running the mini-factory. The Rajkot SOG had earlier nabbed the Assistant PSI and two others who had gone...

Ahmedabad police issues notification ahead of Navratri read to know what it is..

The Ahmedabad City Police has issued a notification given the upcoming festival season in the city. As per the notification, the Centre’s Intelligence Unit has warned of severe threat to the state and the city during the upcoming festivals. Large complexes, jewellery stores have been asked by the police to ensure that they have CCTV...

Thief who executed over 70 thefts targeted homes over which flights landed, took off

A thief’s ingenuity in using his surroundings to his advantage got him even the policemen’s grudging admiration. The thief targeted homes that were close to areas were heavy vehicles often passed by or close to airports. This helped him mask the sound of locks breaking when he targeted a house for theft. What more, he...

Murder: Son beats father to death over property dispute

A son killed his 65-year-old father to get his hands on his parent’s property. The incident happened at Parijat Flats in Shilaj Road near Ambli when the youth killed his father by assaulting him with a stick. Sejal Rabari, 21, who originally belongs to Sojitra village in Patan has filed a case with the Sarkhej...

Youth who studied IT in New Zealand nabbed for loot at doctor’s house in city

The Sola Police has nabbed a youth in connection with a case in which the son of Dr Prakash Darji, who works at Zydus Hospital, was looted in broad daylight at his bungalow. Bhavya Darji, son of Dr Prakash Darji, was threatened with a knife and looted of Rs52,000 in his bungalow in Somvilla Bungalows...

Crime: Maternal uncle hits, severely injures 9-month old nephew

In a horrific crime incident, a man hit and grievously injured a 9-month old nephew of his while in a fight with his own sister. The man had picked up a fight with his sister who had left her allegedly drunk and abusive husband. The man wanted her to go back to her abusive husband...

Woman alleges rape for 7 years, forced into abortion 4 times

A 26-year-old woman has accused her employer of rape by promising her marriage in return. The Rakhial resident who works in a tailoring unit said the owner then took a video of their rape encounter and blackmailed her for seven years seeking sexual favours in return. During the years, he also forced her to undergo...

Senior citizen commits suicide over blackmail & extortion

A man in Ramol committed suicide after two brothers allegedly extorted Rs1.25 crore from him. The senior citizen businessman in a suicide note left behind named two Agrawal brothers of driving him to take the extreme step. The letter said the duo threatened to kill him. Narayan Sharma, 68, a resident of Ramol was found...