Maharashtra police

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis lays foundation stone of cyber lab and police complex

A 10-storeyed complex in Bandra will house a state-of-the-art cyber crime lab, a police station, a training centre along with flats for senior police personnel.

published on : 15th June 2019

Maoist hideout busted in Maharashtra's Gondia, explosives recovered

Police suspect the explosives, seized from a Maoist hideout between Tekatola and Murkudoh villages in Salekasa taluka on June 1, were supposed to be used to target security personnel in the region.

published on : 2nd June 2019

18, including 13 women dancers, held from bar in Maharashtra

Acting on a complaint, sleuths of the local crime branch raided the bar located in Vasai area on Tuesday and arrested its manager.

published on : 22nd May 2019

Senior IPS officer Deven Bharti becomes Maharashtra ATS chief

The state home department issued orders of transfers of 19 officers of the ranks of Inspector General of Police (IGP) and Additional Director General of Police (ADG).

published on : 15th May 2019

Maharashtra police detained dog with pro-BJP stickers on body and its owner for campaigning on polling day

The dog's body was found covered with stickers bearing the BJP's symbol and the message 'Modi Lao, Desh Bachao' (Vote for Modi and save the country), a local police official said.

published on : 29th April 2019

Thane police suspect honour killing in hanging woman case in Kalyan

23-year-old Manita Yadav has been allegedly murdered by her family after her in-laws abandoned her as she was accused of having an extra-marital affair.

published on : 12th January 2019

Activists Arrests: Bombay High Court raps Maharashtra Police for divulging info on sensitive cases

The court said by disclosing information to the media, the police were alerting the accused persons.

published on : 6th September 2018

Bhima-Koregaon violence: Rights activists to remain under house arrest till September 12, says SC

ASG Mehta told the bench that keeping the activists under house arrest would hamper the ongoing investigation. The bench posted the matter for further hearing on September 12.

published on : 6th September 2018

Activists arrest: PIL in Bombay HC seeks action against policemen who briefed media

Activist Sanjay Bhalerao, who claims to be a witness to the Bhima Koregaon violence, filed a criminal PIL in the HC seeking action against the policemen.

published on : 4th September 2018

Activists' arrest: Shiv Sena criticises Maharashtra Police in its editorial

The Shiv Sena on Monday targeted the Maharashtra Police for the arrests of five left activists last week claiming they were reportedly hatching conspiracy to overthrow central and state governments.

published on : 3rd September 2018

Arrests are illegal, letters are fake, say lawyers of detained rights activists

Lawyers and representatives of the five activists arrested on charges of plotting the Bhima Koregaon violence have slammed the government and the Maharashtra Police for fabricating evidence

published on : 2nd September 2018

Activists' case: Retired judges, lawyers slam Maharashtra cops for revealing evidence

However, a few others from the legal fraternity noted that there are no rules on whether or not the police should reveal documents in a case.

published on : 1st September 2018

Pune police 'concocted' letter to criminalise me, other rights activists: Sudha Bharadwaj

Reacting to this in a handwritten statement, Bharadwaj, who is under house arrest, Friday said the purported letter shown by the Pune Police is a mixture of innocuous.

published on : 1st September 2018

Maharashtra police says Maoist plan to buy grenade launchers revealed

Maoists were planning to purchase grenade launchers and bring them to India via Nepal or Manipur.

published on : 1st September 2018

Policemen asked us to keep door of bedroom open and sleep: Activist Gautam Navlakha's female partner

Sabha Husain described the scene at their residence in Delhi's Nehru Enclave, where Navlakha has been put under house arrest.

published on : 30th August 2018
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