Running tests for police recruitment now only in the evening

Terming as "unfortunate" the death of four candidates who succumbed after suffering heatstrokes during a police recruitment drive here, the Mumbai Police Commissioner said the Crime Branch would conduct a probe into the incidents.

Vijay Kamble finally takes charge as Thane Police Commissioner

IPS officer Vijay Kamble on Tuesday took charge as Thane Police Commissioner, ending his protest after being ignored for the post of Mumbai police chief.

26/11 call record issue may suffer under Maria: Martyr`s wife

The widow of IPS officer Ashok Kamte, killed in 26/11 terror attack, on Monday apprehended the matter surrounding the "discrepancies" in crucial call records of the 59-hours siege in 2008 provided to her would be put on the backburner under the watch of new Mumbai police chief.

Maha Govt defends Rakesh Maria`s appointment; dissent grows

Amid reported discontent among senior IPS officers over appointment of Rakesh Maria as Mumbai Police Commissioner, Maharashtra government defended saying there was nothing "unprecedented" about it.

Rakesh Maria takes charge as Mumbai Police Commissioner

Senior IPS officer Rakesh Maria, who was heading the Maharashtra ATS, on Sunday took charge as Mumbai Police Commissioner.

Rakesh Maria new Police Commissioner of Mumbai

Senior IPS officer Rakesh Maria was appointed as Mumbai Police Commissioner on Saturday, a fortnight after Satyapal Singh quit the post to join politics.

HC directs for criminal PIL to be listed as civil petition

The Bombay High Court on Monday directed that a criminal PIL seeking appointment of Mumbai Police Commissioner be listed as a civil petition before an appropriate bench.

Seven layers of security for Narendra Modi during BKC rally on Sunday

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, who will address a rally here tomorrow, will be provided seven layers of security, Mumbai Police Commissioner Satyapal Singh said here on Saturday.

Abu Salem attack case: Cops to quiz accused`s wife, 3 others

The Navi Mumbai police got permission from a sessions court to arrest Devendra Jagtap, alias JD, who allegedly fired two rounds with a country-made revolver at extradited gangster Abu Salem at the high-security Taloja jail.

‘Officer can lose job if he turns woman complainant away`

Claiming that city police had been now sensitised enough to deal properly with the crimes against women, though earlier there was "some insensitivity in the lower rung", Mumbai police commissioner Satyapal Singh.

Preventing radicalisation vital to fight terrorism: Mumbai police commissioner

Mumbai police commissioner Satyapal Singh said there is a need to fight radicalisation to eliminate terrorism.

Rakhi Sawant seeks Rs 50 cr in damage from Digvijay

Irked over Digvijay Singh`s remark comparing her to Arvind Kejriwal, Bollywood item girl Rakhi Sawant has issued letters to Mumbai police Commissioner.

No chance of meeting Patnaik`s fate: RR Patil

Patil, who is also facing Opposition flak over the Azad Maidan incident, was asked if he too anticipated a transfer-cum-promotion like Patnaik.

Mumbai violence: Police chief Arup Patnaik transferred

The Maharashtra government on Thursday transferred Mumbai Police Commissioner Arup Patnaik in connection with the violence witnessed on August 11.

Mumbai Police commissioner wields baton against `spicy` ring tones

City Police Commissioner Arup Patnaik in a bid to further discipline the force, has instructed his men to refrain from setting "item numbers" or "vulgar songs" as ring tones for their mobile phones, said a senior police official.