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If you see cops breaking the law, post a picture online: Pro-police group calls for clean-up

If you see cops breaking the law, post a picture online: Pro-police group calls for clean-up

"Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?" asked Roman poet Juvenal. That's Latin for 'Who will watch the watchmen?'

Apr 28, 2018, 00:22 AM IST
Maneka Gandhi wants fresh training to teach police officers on aspects of sexual offences

Maneka Gandhi wants fresh training to teach police officers on aspects of sexual offences

In the wake of recent and absolutely horrendous rape incidents in Kathua and Unnao, the role of police as the first investigative agency has been repeatedly questioned.

Apr 19, 2018, 14:38 PM IST
Police, home guard carry 80-year-old's dead body after villagers refuse help

Police, home guard carry 80-year-old's dead body after villagers refuse help

Eighty-year-old Asalappa breathed his last while walking on a hilly road from near Mangalore in Karnataka. Many people around the area saw Asalappa but no one came for help. Even after he died, his son kept crying for help, but no one, not even his close relatives extended any help.

Mar 04, 2018, 11:57 AM IST
CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan urges enhanced female participation in Police, other services

CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan urges enhanced female participation in Police, other services

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan stated that there would be more female participation in the police and other departments of the state in the coming months."

Feb 27, 2018, 09:37 AM IST
Delhi Police offers bounty on man who allegedly masturbated next to a girl in bus

Delhi Police offers bounty on man who allegedly masturbated next to a girl in bus

A Delhi University student had alleged that a man was masturbating while sitting next to her on a crowded bus and even tried to repeatedly touch her waist by his elbow. 

Feb 17, 2018, 09:22 AM IST
Policemen not trained on how to behave with women: NCW chief on rape cases

Policemen not trained on how to behave with women: NCW chief on rape cases

In the wake of repeated incidents of rape and violence against women, National Commission of Women (NCW) Chirperson Rekha Sharma said that policemen need to sensitised to cases of crime.

Jan 18, 2018, 18:12 PM IST
Man who eloped with cousin killed by irate relatives in Delhi, two held

Man who eloped with cousin killed by irate relatives in Delhi, two held

A 30-year-old man was killed by his relatives here on Friday when he was eloping with his cousin who was to get married next month, police said. The killers were arrested on the spot.

Jan 05, 2018, 23:16 PM IST
Gurgaon man robbed, killed by assailants

Gurgaon man robbed, killed by assailants

Body of Sunil Kumar Bhatt, a native of Uttarakhand who lived with his wife in Gurgaon's Gandhi Nagar area, was found in the forest area of Mahipalpur of neighbouring Delhi.

Dec 17, 2017, 10:26 AM IST
Row over 'shaheed' or 'martyr': Here's what former Gen VK Singh says

Row over 'shaheed' or 'martyr': Here's what former Gen VK Singh says

MoD has said in its reply to CIC that there is no term as "martyr" or "shaheed" in the Army or the police lexicon.

Dec 16, 2017, 17:25 PM IST
 No term like 'martyr' or 'shaheed' in Army or police's lexicon, says government

No term like 'martyr' or 'shaheed' in Army or police's lexicon, says government

There is no term as "martyr" or "shaheed" in the Army or the police, the ministries of defence and home have said.

Dec 15, 2017, 17:22 PM IST
Missing woman cop case: Senior police official held

Missing woman cop case: Senior police official held

A Thane police inspector was arrested on Thursday under the charge of kidnapping a married woman police official who went missing from neighbouring Navi Mumbai 19 months ago.

Dec 07, 2017, 22:56 PM IST
Body of girl found hanging in her room

Body of girl found hanging in her room

The family claimed that three days ago a man had allegedly threatened to kill the girl if she did not marry him, the police said.

Dec 03, 2017, 22:30 PM IST
Use party fund not public money for your security: Bombay HC pulls up netas

Use party fund not public money for your security: Bombay HC pulls up netas

As per the PIL, around 1,000 personnel from the Maharashtra Police are deployed for providing protection to private individuals.

Nov 29, 2017, 16:02 PM IST
Women protest against illegal sale of liquor in Greater Noida

Women protest against illegal sale of liquor in Greater Noida

As liquor is cheaper in Haryana, liquor mafias smuggle it to Uttar Pradesh. We have intensified the drive against illegal liquor smuggling, District Excise Official RK Singh said.

Nov 28, 2017, 17:53 PM IST
Horses, donkeys sent behind bars for damaging saplings in Uttar Pradesh

Horses, donkeys sent behind bars for damaging saplings in Uttar Pradesh

Jail superintendent Tulsi Ram Sharma said, "Various types of saplings were planted in the district jail premises for beautification."

Nov 27, 2017, 19:17 PM IST
Turkish police detain academic in Kurdish militant probe - agency

Turkish police detain academic in Kurdish militant probe - agency

Turkish counter-terror police detained 10 people including academic Fikret Baskaya early on Monday in an operation targeting members of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militant group, state-run Anadolu news agency reported.

Nov 27, 2017, 13:54 PM IST
Bhopal ASP booked for sexually harassing woman constable

Bhopal ASP booked for sexually harassing woman constable

On Tuesday, another woman had accused an Indore Deputy Superintendent of Police of sexually harassing her for the past 12 years. 

Nov 24, 2017, 13:09 PM IST

Maharashtra: Veterinary medicines sold for human use; 4 persons, drug unit booked

The police have registered offences against four persons, a medical shop and a Delhi-based drug manufacturing unit for alleged sale and purchase of veterinary medicines for human use, an official said on Tuesday.

Nov 21, 2017, 12:46 PM IST
Shattering ceilings: Constable Ganga Kumari becomes first transgender to join Rajasthan Police

Shattering ceilings: Constable Ganga Kumari becomes first transgender to join Rajasthan Police

Ganga Kumari could have become India’s first transgender to join security forces. But fate had other plans for her.

Nov 14, 2017, 09:20 AM IST

Empower citizen to file complaint from home: President Ram Nath Kovind to cops

President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday asked police officers to encourage and create an "ideal" system where citizens were able to file their complaints without having to go to a police station.

Nov 13, 2017, 20:56 PM IST