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Former DSP, wrestler Jagdish Singh Bhola sentenced to 12 years jail in drug case

Bhola had served as Deputy Superintendent of Police but was dismissed from service in 2012 after his links with the drugs racket were revealed.

published on : 13th February 2019

State Cabinet nod to create 4521 posts in Punjab police's Bureau of Investigation

The Bureau would focus on heinous and serious criminal cases in a professional, scientific and time-bound manner, so as to ensure effective investigations and better conviction.

published on : 8th February 2019

Dinkar Gupta appointed as Punjab DGP

Gupta succeeds Suresh Arora, who had been on an extension since his retirement on September 30 last year.

published on : 7th February 2019

National-level weightlifter among three Pehalwan group gangsters arrested in Punjab

Police have recovered four pistols and 22 live bullets from the arrested gangsters, who had reportedly procured the weapons from a contact in Meerut in Uttar Pradesh. 

published on : 29th January 2019

2000 Jassi Sidhu honour killing: Mother, uncle finally extradited to India to face trial

In March 1999, 25-year-old Jaswinder Sidhu had secretly married Sukhwinder Singh Mithu a kabaddi player who came from a poor Jat Sikh family.

published on : 24th January 2019

Four terrorists killed and minor injured in encounter in Pakistan

The family of one of the victims killed in the encounter claimed that police shot him dead along with his wife and his teenage daughter in a staged encounter.

published on : 19th January 2019

Punjab cops recover around Rs 3 crore from couple in Mansa

The money was being carried by a couple, Nirmal Singh and Sukhchain Kaur, who hail from Sirsa district in neighbouring Haryana.

published on : 9th January 2019

Punjab Police SIT quizzes actor Akshay Kumar on Behbal Kalan and Kotkapura police firing incidents

Sources said Akshay was questioned by the SIT headed by Additional DGP Prabodh Kumar for about an hour on the sixth floor of the Punjab Police headquarters.

published on : 22nd November 2018

Amritsar tragedy: Train driver pleads innocence, says he was given 'green signal'

No action has so far been initiated against the organisers, who are leaders of the ruling Congress in Punjab, of the Dusshera event.

published on : 20th October 2018

German Singh: Cops probe links with Kashmiri terror groups

It is learnt that Singh was trying to recruit youths for the last six months he was in touch with some people abroad and he might have been getting funds from there.

published on : 19th October 2018

Two members of Khalistani module arrested in Amritsar 

Initial investigations revealed that they were receiving funds from overseas as part of the campaign started by Gurpartap Singh Pannu, legal advisor of Sikh for Justice - a New York-based organisation

published on : 19th October 2018

Punjab Police book their own AIG Randhir Singh Uppal for raping, harassing female law student

Uppal had been sending the victim WhatsApp messages and also sending her the location where she was on her phone.

published on : 28th September 2018

Villagers protest over case against Punjab woman who was thrown off police jeep roof

Jaswinder Kaur, aged around 35, of Shehzada village was caught on CCTV while falling from the police jeep's roof on September 25.

published on : 27th September 2018

Woman injured after falling off from roof of speeding Punjab Police jeep

The matter came to light after CCTV footage emerged showing the woman being carried on the roof of the jeep driven by a police official.

published on : 26th September 2018

Punjab DGP Suresh Arora given three-month extension by Central Government

Arora, a 1982 batch IPS officer of Punjab cadre had taken over as DGP on October 25, 2015, during the previous SAD-BJP Government.

published on : 12th September 2018