Is this the world's dumbest criminal?
Sep 16, 2010
World | 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 | 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 | Wednesday September 24, 2014
As many as 56 people with most of them having criminal antecedents, including several women, were taken into custody by police in a search and cordon operation in Hyderabad.
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 | 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, act...
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 fol...
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 Sta...
World | 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. ...
Cities | 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.
Cities | 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.
Cities | 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 | 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.
Cities | 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) a...
Cities | 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 Dwiv...
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 t...
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 ...