Police

Ahmedabad police yet to identify cop who thrashed man inside a car in Jamalpur

The Ahmedabad police has not yet identified the cop who is accused of assaulting a youth in Jamalpur. A complaint was registered against an unknown cop for assaulting one Junaid Khan, a mechanic. The incident happened near a picket at Jamalpur Darwaza in Jamalpur area of Ahmedabad. The complaint states that Khan was attacked by...

A’bad police probes viral video of funeral procession with band baaja 

Police have initiated a probe into a funeral procession that allegedly happened in Saraspur in which the relatives of a deceased took out the procession with music and in violation of social distancing norms.  The video believed to be from Saraspur in the city went viral following which the cops are probing the matter. It...

Constable Sunita Yadav who took on MLA’s son says she is under political pressure

Sunita Yadav, the constable who took on Minister of State Kishore Kanani’s son and friends for breaking curfew norms and driving around in a car without a mask did a FB live in which she said what the people got to see was only ‘timepass Sunday’ and ‘the whole movie was yet to be released’....

A’bad woman accuses one cop of seeking sexual favours from her, another of trying to cover up the matter

A Vadaj resident has filed a police complaint with the local police station accusing two police sub inspectors of seeking sexual favours from her and trying to cover up the incident when she complained about it. The woman said that her husband had gone missing and she had filed a complaint with the Vadaj police...

Woman cop in Surat transferred for altercation with Guj minister’s son

A woman police constable in Surat was transferred after she allegedly had an altercation with minister of state for health Kishore Kanani’s son, Prakash. The constable, Sunita Yadav, who was originally posted with the Varachha police station was transferred to police headquarters on Saturday. Surat police commissioner R B Brahmbhatt has ordered an inquiry into...

Rs20 lakh bribery case accused PSI Shweta Jadeja moves HC for bail

Mahila police station sub inspector Shweta Jadeja, who is accused of accepting a bribe of Rs20 lakh from a rape accused, has moved the Gujarat High Court for regular bail. Jadeja was arrested by the Ahmedabad Crime Branch in connection with the bribery case and was sent to judicial custody after her remand ended. Jadeja...

Six Vadodara cops booked for custodial killing, disposing off body

Six policemen of Vadodara Police, including an inspector, were booked on Tuesday for allegedly torturing and killing a theft case suspect at a police station and destroying evidence. The complaint states that the Fatehgunj police had picked up Babu Sheikh, 62, a native of Telangana, on suspicion that he was involved in a theft case...

3 policemen suspended in connection with Vikas Dubey case in UP

Three policemen have been suspended for laxity in duty in connection with the death of eight policemen in Kanpur, media reports said. Of the three, two are sub-inspectors while one is a constable. Kanpur SSP Dinesh Kumar was quoted as saying that a preliminary inquiry has been initiated against all three policemen, including sub-inspectors Kunwarpal...

Drunk PCR van constable whose video went viral arrested by city police

A police constable, a driver of a PCR van in the city, has been booked under the Prohibition Act, after a video of him attacking others while being drunk went viral on social media. The cop has been identified as Rakesh Taviyad. The video that went viral showed a PCR van cop beating up people...

Rape case accused says PSI of Mahila Police Station in A’bad demanded Rs35 lakh bribe from him

A rape case accused has alleged that a cop investigating the case has sought Rs35 lakh bribe from him. MD of GSP Crop Company, Kenal Shah in a complaint to the Crime Branch said that Mahila Police Station PSI Shweta Jadeja had demanded Rs35 lakh bribe from him. The Special Operations Group has begun questioning...

8 cops killed in encounter with criminals in Kanpur

At least eight police personnel of Uttar Pradesh Police, including a deputy superintendent of police, were killed in an encounter with criminals in Kanpur in the wee hours of Friday. The encounter took place when the police team was approaching to arrest Vikas Dubey, a history-sheeter facing 60 criminal cases, in Dikru village under Chaubeypur...

Man who stabbed woman multiple times in broad daylight in Junagadh arrested

A man who stabbed a woman several times in broad daylight in a market in Junagadh was arrested by the police on Wednesday. Sanjay Goswami, a diamond polisher who belongs to Lathi in Amreli district, was formally arrested after his test results came negative. Goswami, allegedly killed the woman with whom he had an extramarital...