Wanted criminal snatched away from police by accomplices

Kolkata: A wanted criminal was snatched away by his accomplices from police custody in the southern fringes of the city after he was booked for violence in the area, police said today.

J&K polls: 64 crorepatis, 9 facing criminal charges contesting in 3rd phase

64 crorepatis and nine candidates facing criminal charges are among the 138 in fray in 16 constituencies of Jammu and Kashmir which will go to polls in the third phase on December 9.

STF arrests wanted criminal after encounter

Special Task Force of Uttar Pradesh police has arrested a wanted criminal carrying reward of Rs 15 thousand after an encounter, a senior official said on Friday.

Rashid Masood to remain in jail as Delhi HC rejects bail plea

The Delhi High Court on Friday dismissed the bail plea of disqualified Rajya Sabha member Rashid Masood serving four years' imprisonment in a case of corruption and other criminal offences.

Wanted criminal Anil Pehelwan arrested

 Anil Pehelwan alias Leela, who was one of the three most wanted criminals of Delhi and had a cash reward of Rs two lakh on his arrest, has been arrested by the Crime Branch following a brief encounter, police said today.

Court dismisses bail plea of fugitive criminal wanted in USA

A fugitive criminal, who is wanted in the US to face trial in a case relating to unlawful export of drugs through Mexico, has been denied bail by a Delhi court which said that allegations levelled against him were grave.

Two bike-borne youths fire at Youth Congress leader, no one hurt

Two motorcycle-borne criminals allegedly fired at a Youth Congress leader on Monday when he was going towards Ghaziabad in his car, but missed their target.

Criminal beaten to death in Uttar Prdaesh

A criminal was allegedly beaten to death during armed loot by unidentified persons, who shot at a youth in Nawabganj area here, police said on Sunday.

British police tell victims to solve own crimes!

Victims of petty crime like car theft in Britain are being increasingly told to turn 'detectives' and investigate their own cases by some police forces.

Alice Eve set to star in `Criminal`

Alice Eve would be joining the star-studded cast of upcoming thriller ` Criminal.`

Tommy Lee Jones in `Criminal`

Veteran actor Tommy Lee Jones is all set to join Kevin Costner and Gary Oldman in the upcoming thriller `Criminal`.

Gary Oldman in Kevin Costner starrer `Criminal`

`Batman star Gary Oldman is in talks to join Kevin Costner in thriller film `Criminal`.

Brunei sultan pushes ahead with tough sharia code

The sultan of oil-rich Brunei announced that tough Islamic criminal punishments would be introduced tomorrow, pushing ahead with plans that have sparked rare domestic criticism of the fabulously wealthy ruler and international condemnation.

Wanted criminal shot dead in Jamshedpur

A wanted criminal was shot dead by the police in Sankosai under Mango police station here last night.

Notorius criminal walks free after acquittal in eighth case

Notorius criminal Sushil alias Mounch was acquitted by a court here in a murder case, the eighth case in which he has been exonerated this week paving way for his release from jail.

Withdraw security of people with criminal background: HC to UP

The Allahabad High Court directed Uttar Pradesh government to withdraw security given to 288 public representative, politicians and other persons having criminal background within ten days.

Criminal shot dead in Noida court premises

A criminal brought by Delhi Police to the district court here for appearance in a Noida robbery case was shot dead by assailants in the court premises on Tuesday.

I have become a criminal now, Onir tells Chief Justice on LGBT ruling

Maverick filmmaker Onir has written a letter to the Chief Justice of India.

Man behind 20 robberies in Delhi Police net

A 40-year-old man has been arrested by the Crime Branch of Delhi police for his alleged involvement in over 20 cases of dacoity and theft.

Person giving bail surety liable if convict goes underground

Noting an alarming increase in instances where convicts go underground after getting bail and hold the "criminal justice delivery system to ransom", the SC has said proceedings should be initiated against persons who give surety.