Is this the world's dumbest criminal?
Sep 16, 2010
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday November 6, 2015
Chhota Rajan, one of India's most wanted criminals, was brought to Delhi this morning after being deported from Indonesia, where he was arrested over a week ago. The gangster, who has evaded the police in several countries for 27 years, 'kissed the ground' after stepping off the plane, said reports.
Kerala News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 13, 2015
In a matter of six months, Kerala Police has arrested 91,495 criminals, Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala said on Thursday.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday April 11, 2015
Four people, including a man from a well off family and three professional criminals, have been arrested for their involvement in a daylight armed robbery at a jewellery shop here last month, the police said on Saturday.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday April 7, 2015
One of Delhi's most dreaded criminals who ran extortion rackets targeting businessmen and was wanted in several cases of murder, was arrested on Tuesday, police said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday January 19, 2015
A teenage US couple who spent two weeks on the run after allegedly carrying out a crime spree across several southern states was arrested on Sunday, authorities said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday November 27, 2014
A beggar arrested in Iran on Wednesday had millions of rials (thousands of dollars) in his pockets and a great deal more in two bank accounts, an official said.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday August 15, 2014
Two brothers wanted in several cases were today arrested at the foothills of Nagaramalai near Salem after a hot chase, police said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday May 23, 2014
Two wanted criminals and two of their associates have been arrested after an encounter here, Police said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 29, 2014
The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) called the arrests "one of the worst crackdowns against free expression" in the country, while Amnesty International said it was part of a "long trend of arrests and harassment of human rights defenders, activists, journalists and political opponents."
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das | Thursday December 19, 2013
The United States has expressed regret over the treatment meted out to Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade who was arrested last week in New York for alleged visa fraud. Ms Khobragade was handcuffed, strip-searched and put in a cell with criminals following her arrest.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday December 18, 2013
Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, who was arrested, strip-searched and put in a cell with criminals in the US, has been transferred to the permanent mission to United Nations in New York, where she can apply for full diplomatic immunity. The US State Department has to issue a new identity card that would give her this immunity. This comes just af...
World News | Reuters | Tuesday July 16, 2013
Spanish police said on Tuesday they had arrested a Briton suspected of leading a drug-trafficking organisation, describing him as one of Europe's top 10 most wanted criminals.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 17, 2012
With the arrest of five foreigners, including four Nigerians and an Ugandan woman from New Delhi, Odisha police today claimed to have busted a racket of cyber criminals who had allegedly swindled over Rs five lakh from a local through fake lottery. A five-member police team from Bargarh with the help of Delhi police arrested the accused - N. Antho...
Patna News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 7, 2012
The police on Friday arrested seven persons, stated to be criminals, and seized cash, arms and ammunition from them under various police station areas in Bihar's Patna district, a police officer said.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 3, 2012
A 41-year-old man, described by police as one of the top 10 criminals of Delhi involved in at least 48 cases, was arrested from Rishikesh for his alleged involvement in the murder of a constable three months ago.
Ghaziabad News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday June 17, 2012
The Ghaziabad police on Sunday arrested five notorious criminals of the Sundar Bhati gang operating in Delhi and its surrounding areas in the National Capital Region (NCR) and recovered arms, cash and expensive vehicles from their possession.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 23, 2011
Sixty-five criminals were arrested in Bangalore and stolen articles valued at Rs 2.27 crore recovered in the last one month, a top police official said on Friday.
Ghaziabad News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday November 27, 2011
The Ghaziabad district police on Saturday arrested two constables from whose custody two prisoners escaped. "After the two criminals escaped from their custody, constables Rajendra and Shyam Singh were suspended yesterday (Friday). Today (Saturday) an FIR has been registered against them at Kavi Nagar police station. The constables have been produc...
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 1, 2010
A 'most wanted' dacoit of north India, allegedly involved in more than 100 robbery cases in various states, was arrested in the capital, police said on Wednesday.39-year-old Joginder alias Joga was apprehended from his hideout in Subhash Park Extension of Shahdara on November 26, ACP (East) K C Dwivedi said, adding that a revolver, three laptops an...
Cities | mid-day.com | Wednesday May 26, 2010
After seeing MiD DAY's front page report on the Rakhi Sawant gun controversy on Tuesday, veteran actress Rakhee Gulzar telephoned this paper to say that the Italian 8 mm pistol, which two arrested UP criminals claimed was Rakhi's, actually belonged to her.
Cities | mid-day.com | Thursday April 8, 2010
The J P Nagar police arrested a gang of six on Sunday minutes before they were about to kill a family. The arrested have been identified as Rajendra Kumar (32), Lingamurthy (27), Ravi (38), Vasanthi (28), A V Saravana Kumar (41) and Ramesh (29). The cops also recovered weapons from their custody.