Inspector, three others arrested for demanding bribe in Thane


    Thane: Four police personnel including a senior police inspector attached to the crime branch of Thane police were today arrested by the anti-corruption bureau for demanding bribe from an industrialist.

Speeding truck kills police constable in Thane

A constable attached to Traffic unit of Thane police was killed by a speeding vehicle while he was discharging duty at Kharigaon toll plaza here on Friday, police said.

Husband, in-laws held for abetting woman's suicide in Thane

A woman's husband and in-laws were arrested for allegedly torturing her for dowry following which she committed suicide, police said Friday.

Abu Salem's 'train wedding': Cops file final investigation report

Thane Police Tuesday filed a final investigation report in a special TADA court here in connection with the publication of a photo of gangster Abu Salem and a woman, who is said to be his wife, by a city-based tabloid.

Restaurant-bar ransacked; three injured, attackers absconding

Three persons including a hotel owner were injured when a group of more than half-a-dozen persons allegedly ransacked his restaurant-bar here after the staff refused to serve them beer in the afternoon, police said Wednesday.

Police submits interim report on Salem`s picture with `wife`

Thane police submitted an interim report about its inquiry into the photograph of gangster Abu Salem and his alleged wife, published by sections of media.

Police submits interim report on Salem`s pic with `wife`

The Thane police on Wednesday submitted an interim report about its inquiry into the photograph of gangster Abu Salem and his alleged wife, published by sections of media here.

Body of teenage boy from UP exhumed as family alleges murder

Body of a 15-year-old boy from Uttar Pradesh, who was allegedly killed by parents of a girl from their native place in Mumbai, was exhumed for investigation, police said Monday.

Three arrested for murder in Thane

With the arrest of three persons, Thane rural police today claimed to have cracked a murder case.

ACB nets corporator, husband for taking Rs 2 lakh bribe

A corporator from the local civic body and her husband were nabbed by the Anti-Corruption Bureau of Thane Police for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 2 lakh from a complainant.

Bid to loot cash from ATM foiled in Thane; two arrested

An attempt to loot cash from an ATM machine of Axis Bank in Manor here was foiled in the wee hours of Tuesday by a night patrol team, which swung into action after noticing some suspicious movement inside the unguarded kiosk, police said.

Six arrested for forcible abortion of newly-wed woman

The Thane Police arrested a couple and their three children for allegedly harassing a newly-wed woman and forcing her to abort after she became pregnant, the police said here Thursday.

Girl stripped, tonsured for marrying upper caste boy in Thane

In yet another shameful incident, a 19-year-old girl was allegedly stripped, beaten up and her head tonsured by her in-laws for marrying their son in Thane.

Woman ends life after killing daughter in Thane

A 30-year-old woman allegedly committed suicide after strangulating her one-year-old daughter, police said Monday.

Youths held for pushing elderly man to death

Two youths were arrested for allegedly killing a 50-year-old man by pushing him into a well at a village here, police said Friday.

Cop, two others held for killing 50-year-old man

A police officer and two of his relatives were arrested for allegedly murdering a 50-year-old man from Dombivili township in Thane, police said Monday.

Nigerian Lottery scam: Cops look for Indian accomplices

Following the arrest of 8 Nigerian nationals in connection with an e-mail lottery scam, Thane police are on the look-out for their Indian accomplices.