Extortion

Man makes extortion call, arrested in Delhi

The police zeroed-in on a person residing in Ghonda, Delhi, and raids were conducted after which the accused, Ajay Kumar, was apprehended from his house.

published on : 8th January 2023

No country for love: What's advisable is to go for an attitude transplant as a nation

Now, this qualifies as a happy ending since too often, justice is delayed and denied in India.

published on : 18th December 2022

Leena Paulose, wife of Sukesh Chandrasekhar moves Delhi HC for bail in extortion case

The Delhi Police Economic Offence Wing filed a chargesheet, last year, naming 14 accused including Conman Sukesh Chandrashekhar, his Wife Leena Maria Paul and others.

published on : 10th December 2022

CBI busts 'sextortion' racket, arrests one for blackmailing US-based Economics prof

The girl, who was chatting through Facebook, had befriended the economics professor of a prominent university on social media service chat platform.

published on : 2nd December 2022

Archana sex and extortion scandal rocks Assembly, demands CM to step down

Demand for CM’s resignation echoes in House as Oppn stages walkout

published on : 29th November 2022

Sacked home guard held for extortion

On November 19, Kesavan was smoking near a shop on Ethiraj Salai when Stuart arrived with a 'police' sticker on his bike.

published on : 26th November 2022

Meta rolls out new privacy features to prevent ‘sextortion’ cases

As of Monday, any U.S. user under the age of 16 will be "defaulted into more private settings when they join Facebook," the report said.

published on : 21st November 2022

Extortion case: ED looks to extract data from seized devices

Experts have been roped in as the agency expects valuable information to come out in connection to Archana case

published on : 13th November 2022

UP govt opposes Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj Uni VC's plea in HC challenging FIR against him

Vice-Chancellor Professor Vinay Pathak pleaded that he cannot be arrested without prosecution sanction in a corruption case.

published on : 3rd November 2022

Govt officials running extortion racket in Chhattisgarh, says ED

During this month, the ED conducted seral raids in Chhattisgarh and seized about Rs 6.5 crore in the form of unaccounted cash, gold & bullion and various other documents.

published on : 16th October 2022

Four booked in attempt to extort Rs 5 lakh, threatened to circulate man's daughter obscene photos in MP

The main accused and his accomplices fled the village after they found out about the police complaint and a manhunt has been launched for them, the official said.

published on : 15th October 2022

Mumbai Police arrest five people linked to Dawood Ibrahim's gang

Riyaz Bhati, who is said to have links with underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, was arrested last month in connection with an extortion case registered at the Versova police station.

published on : 11th October 2022

Posing as Maoists, four men try to extort Rs 20 lakh, held in Jharkhand

The accused persons kidnapped and beat up workers of a company engaged in building a bridge in the district and demanded a ransom of Rs 20 lakh from the entity posing as Maoists, a senior officer said

published on : 6th October 2022

‘Unabated extortion’ led to extension in AFSPA in North East areas

Shimrang is suspected to be in hiding, along with many armed NSCN cadre at Ruili in China’s Yunan province.

published on : 5th October 2022

Man arrested for extorting 14 lakh posing as Lawrence Bishnoi gang member

The complainant then approached the Kirti Nagar police after they received similar calls on September 26 and 27.

published on : 30th September 2022

Bengaluru: Fireman held for extorting cash from spas

He is also alleged to have been involved in similar crimes, and was kept under suspension.

published on : 29th September 2022

2 actressess 'recreate' their meeting with Sukesh; cops claim conman enjoys luxuries inside Tihar jail

An investigation has also revealed that Chandrashekar had a proper office inside the prison with a television, sofa, carpet etc. It appeared like his office and not jail, said a police officer.

published on : 26th September 2022

Extortion case: Delhi Police again summons actor Jacqueline Fernandez for questioning 

This is the second time that she has been summoned for questioning by Delhi Police for her alleged role in the case.

published on : 18th September 2022

French footballer Pogba's brother Mathias 'likely to be charged' in extortion case

Mathias Pogba has admitted to being behind a bizarre video published online on August 27 promising "great revelations" about the Juventus player.

published on : 17th September 2022

Four more actresses given expensive gifts by conman Sukesh Chandrashekhar

All these four actresses were given expensive gifts from renowned brands such as Gucci, Versace, and Louis Vuitton. Chandrashekhar also transferred some Rs 5.20 lakh into the account of Patil.

published on : 16th September 2022
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