Police couple booked for fraud, cheating in J&K

Jammu: Crime Branch of Jammu and Kashmir police today booked a constable couple on the charges of duping their colleagues of more than 1.5 crore rupees and gold.

Nine police teams formed to crack Muthoot dacoity case

Nine teams have been constituted by the Superintendent of Police (city), to probe a robbery at a branch of Muthoot Finance company here.

Poll-code breach case against Modi: Court rejects plea seeking documents

A local court on Friday rejected a plea filed by Aam Aadmi Party worker Nishant Verma seeking probe documents on the basis of which the city crime branch had given a clean chit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the case of alleged poll-code breach.

Man tries to dupe bank posing as friend of Jaitley's son, held

A 28-year-old youth has been arrested for allegedly trying to obtain a Rs 7 crore loan from a leading government-owned bank after posing as a close friend of Union Minister Arun Jaitley's son, police said on Monday.

Teams formed to look into labours killing in Muzaffarnagar

Five teams including a crime branch team, have been constituted to look into the Bahadurpur killing case in which three labourers were killed by unidentified miscreants, police said on Monday.

Odisha Crime Branch arrests 7 in land scam

The Crime Branch of Odisha Police on Friday arrested seven persons including four government officials in connection with the land scam at Ghangapatna village.

Crime Branch starts probe into AAP's bribe allegations

The Crime Branch of Delhi Police has taken up investigation into the alleged sting operation done by Aam Aadmi Party which purportedly showed BJP state unit vice-president Sher Singh Dagar offering bribe to AAP MLA for switching side.

Delhi Police Crime Branch files chargesheet against 6 cops

The Crime Branch of Delhi Police has filed in a court here its chargesheet against six cops for allegedly abducting, torturing and beating a man to death.

VYAPAM scam: Doctor arrested in Delhi

A doctor who was wanted in connection with the scam for entrance to medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh and who carried a reward of Rs 15,000 on his arrest has been nabbed by the Crime Branch of Delhi Police.

Seven held for robbery at doctor`s flat in Mumbai

Seven persons, including a notorious criminal who was once associated with late gangster Amar Naik, were arrested for Rs 25.7 lakh robbery of cash and valuables at a doctor`s flat in Mumbai.

Scrap dealer arrested for stealing metal from container trucks

A scrap dealer, who allegedly used to steal imported metal from container trucks in connivance with the drivers and then sell it in open market to make easy money, has been arrested, police said today.

Alleged Chhota Rajan sharpshooter arrested from Thane district

A suspected sharpshooter allegedly associated with underworld don Chhota Rajan has been arrested in connection with the bookie-turned-builder Ajay Gosalia firing case, a crime branch officer said.

CB probe against SP corporator for sharing Guj riots photos

The Crime Branch of Varanasi police has launched a probe into a case involving the sharing of hate photographs of Gujarat riots allegedly by a Samajwadi Party corporator, officials said.

11-year jail term for Kandhamal nun rape convict

A local court on Friday sentenced the prime accused in the Kandhamal nun rape case to 11 years of rigorous imprisonment and awarded 26-month jail term to two others.

Chargesheet filed in Odisha woman`s murder

A chargesheet was filed against a man for the murder of a sexual assault victim in the state last November, an officer said Thursday.

Tehelka: Case filed for disclosing rape victim`s identity

Goa police on Friday registered a case against unknown person for disclosing the identity of the victim who was allegedly raped by Tehelka Founder Editor Tarun Tejpal, and for circulating "defamatory" emails against her.

Sunanda Pushkar`s death probe: Advanced tests to determine cause of injuries

The Crime Branch probing the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar will go for advanced forensic tests to determine cause of injuries on her body as it tries to unravel whether it was a case of suicide, homicide or accident.

Sunanda Pushkar`s death case transferred to Delhi Crime Branch

The probe into the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar, wife of Union Minister Shashi Tharoor, was transferred to the elite Crime Branch of Delhi Police.

10 kg of pseudoephedrine seized, two arrested in Delhi

Two people were arrested here along with 10 kg of pseudoephedrine valued at Rs.40 lakh ($64,000) in the international market, police said Monday.

Crime branch questions former Tehelka editor Shoma Chaudhury

Tehelka`s former Managing Editor Shoma Chaudhury was questioned by the crime branch here on Sunday, in connection with the alleged sexual assault of a woman journalist.