Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday May 25, 2015
Your friendly neighbourhood housewife may be an undercover detective for the police. Mumbai Police have decided to turn to housewives in Antop Hill and Wadala areas in order to nab potential rapists and molesters roaming the streets. The move comes a...
Mumbai News | Written by Nikita Niraj Arora, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Saturday May 16, 2015
Residents of Mumbai's Kamathipura, considered Asia's largest red light district, have mounted a campaign to place a curb on the sex trade in the area. Sex workers however have expressed helplessness, even as activists claim the move would only open u...
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 15, 2015
A project to install over 6000 CCTV cameras in Mumbai at a cost of Rs 949 crore to beef up surveillance in crucial places of the city will be completed by September next year, a Maharashtra Home department official has said.v
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday May 4, 2015
The constable who accompanied a bleeding Vilas Joshi to Lilavati Hospital recalled how the first thing that Joshi said was to ask him to apprise the deputy commissioner of police (DCP) of the incident. Thereafter, Joshi kept asking the constable how ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 2, 2015
Former Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar today denied reports attributed to him that fugitive terrorist Dawood Ibrahim had negotiated surrender with him months after the 1993 Mumbai blasts and that the government of the day scuttled the plans at...
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday April 28, 2015
Two police officers have been transferred in the case of the rape of a model, allegedly inside the Saki Naka police station in Andheri. The two were senior Inspector Prasanna More, in charge of the police station, and Deputy Commissioner of Police Pr...
Mumbai News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday April 24, 2015
Three policemen and a woman are among six arrested in Mumbai on Wednesday for the alleged rape of a woman and extorting money from her.
India News | NDTV.com | Friday April 3, 2015
On The Buck Stops Here, an exclusive interview with renowned economist Jagdish Bhagwati, who has joined the debate on church attacks in India. He also took on former Mumbai police commissioner Julio Ribeiro saying his article was self-contradictory. ...
India News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Tuesday March 17, 2015
Julio Ribeiro, former Mumbai Police Commissioner, said on Monday that he feels like he is on a hit list following the spate of attacks on churches and Christians across the country in the last few months.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday January 6, 2015
Tackling rumour-mongers played a crucial role in controlling the tension at Bharatmata junction in Lalbaug area on Sunday, said Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria.
Mumbai News | Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday December 17, 2014
Four hundred cops from the Mumbai Police along with two of its most flamboyant officers, Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria and ATS Chief Himanshu Roy, came together at the premiere of 'Daughters of Mother India' a film that chronicles that aftermath o...
247 | Saturday December 13, 2014
Hrithik's lawyer Dipesh Mehta said, "We have complained to Rakesh Maria (Mumbai Police Commissioner) ji. We have full confidence in the police. I am sure the accused will soon be booked and arrested."
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday December 10, 2014
Uber General Manager Sailesh Sawlani was today attacked by a member of the Swabhimani Sanghtana outside the Maharashtra Transport Commissioner's office in Mumbai. Mr Sawlani was not harmed as the traffic police personnel intervened in time.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday September 18, 2014
After a couple became a victim of moral policing in Goregaon, allegedly in the name of the commissioner of police, because the woman was sitting with her arm around her boyfriend's waist, Commissioner of Police Rakesh Maria has clarified that the Mum...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 28, 2014
Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria has received a letter purportedly threatening a terror attack in the metropolis to "take revenge for Gaza" attacks, following which an alert has been sounded in Mumbai.
Deepu M Kurup | Tuesday July 22, 2014
She pressed fresh allegations in a letter submitted to Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria on June 30
Mumbai News | Mumbai | Friday July 11, 2014
Security has been tightened at railway stations, bus terminals, entry points, vital installations, religious places and communally-sensitive areas of Mumbai after the explosion in Pune this afternoon, Deputy Police Commissioner Mahesh Patil said.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Sunday June 1, 2014
Mumbai police chief Rakesh Maria's recent initiative may just end up making Mumbai a lot safer not just for women, but for all those walking along lonely streets after dark, who, till now were used to turning back every few seconds to see if thugs on...
Chandni | Tuesday May 6, 2014
Actress Jiah Khan's family yesterday met Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria in connection with the Special Investigation Team they claim has been formed to probe the 25-year-old's death.
Elections News | NDTV.com | Thursday April 10, 2014
Rashtriya Lok Dal chief Ajit Singh, a six-term MP from the Jat-dominated Baghpat who joined the UPA in 2012 to become the civil aviation minister, faces a formidable rival in the form of former Mumbai Police Commissioner Satyapal Singh, who has been ...
Elections News | Ketki Angre | Thursday April 3, 2014
At Baraut in Western Uttar Pradesh, right in front of Ajit Singh's Rashtriya Lok Dal office, Narendra Modi arrived to a rousing reception in support of Dr Satyapal Singh, Mumbai police commissioner till recently, and now BJP candidate from the RLD st...
People | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday February 18, 2014
As Mumbai's new Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria takes charge of the city's police force, his seniors Ahmed Javed and Vijay Kamble are miffed that they were overlooked for the top cop's job.
Mumbai News | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Monday February 17, 2014
The rift within the Maharashtra Police over the appointment of Mumbai's top cop burst in the open today with two prominent contenders -Vijay Kamble and Ahmad Javed- deciding to go on leave in protest against the elevation of anti-terror squad chief...
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday February 17, 2014
"To become the Mumbai Police commissioner is a dream come true for a Bandra boy who used to play football in the lanes of Bandra," said Rakesh Maria, the 1981 batch IPS officer, while taking charge as the commissioner of police (CP) on Sunday morning...