Delhi Police has come up with a list of repeat sexual offenders – an initiative that could come in handy for those looking to check the background of a person they're looking to employ or as a general effort to name and shame sexual predators lurking in the capital.
Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday said the increase in the number of complaints registered by women showed that the members of the community were coming out to report crimes committed against them.
To ensure safer travel options, Kerala's all-women cab service 'She Taxi' is set to cross borders after the alleged rape of an executive by an Uber cab driver in the national capital put the spotlight on safety of women travellers in the country.
On the second death anniversary of the horrific December 16 'Nirbhaya' gang-rape, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday said that several changes have been made in law to prevent crime against women since the incident but there is a need for society to change for it to be effective as well.
Pooja and Aarti, the Rohtak sisters who had shot to limelight after a video of them taking on their alleged molesters in a roadways bus surfaced last month, will now undergo polygraph or lie-detector test.
On a cold, rainy Sunday night, two policemen in khaki uniforms and fluorescent yellow jackets stand among commuters at a bus shelter in the Indian capital, occasionally stepping out to stop passing buses and climbing on board to conduct inspections.
In yet another incident of crime against women, Delhi Police arrested a 30-year-old loader posted at the Indira Gandhi International airport here for allegedly molesting a female, police said on Friday.
A court here has directed the Delhi Police Commissioner to re-investigate a rape case filed by a 24-year-old girl against her father and recommended disciplinary action against probe officials, saying they made no effort to find out the truth.
Akshay Kamar is among the millions of Indians who are concerned about the safety of women. After the horrific Uber cab rape incident, which was a chilling reminder of the 2012 December gang rape, people from across all walks of life have expressed their take on the safety of women on the roads.
Assuring that strict action would be taken against the Uber cab driver accused of raping a woman passenger, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Monday said that it needed to be seen from a social angle as to why such incidents keep happening.