Articles about Delhi Police

Delhi Police granted power to detain under NSA before I-Day

24 Jul 2021

Delhi Police granted power to detain under NSA before I-Day

Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Saturday granted power to the Delhi Police Commissioner to detain anyone under the National Security Act (NSA).

FIR lodged against unidentified men for harassing Darjeeling women

22 Jul 2021

FIR lodged against unidentified men for harassing Darjeeling women

An FIR has been lodged in connection with the alleged harassment of a 30-year-old woman and her friends by a group of men in Delhi, police said on Wednesday.

Class 11 student stabbed by two juveniles in Delhi's Mangolpuri

22 Jul 2021

Class 11 student stabbed by two juveniles in Delhi's Mangolpuri

A Class 11 student was stabbed allegedly by two juveniles after one of them got hit while the victim was playing tip-cat with his friends at a park in Mangolpuri, police said on Wednesday.

Farmers set to protest at Jantar Mantar today, security upped

22 Jul 2021

Farmers set to protest at Jantar Mantar today, security upped

Hundreds of farmers will protest at Delhi's iconic Jantar Mantar today against the central government's three new agricultural laws.

Delhi: Kidnapped three-year-old boy rescued after over a month

16 Jul 2021

Delhi: Kidnapped three-year-old boy rescued after over a month

The Delhi Police has rescued a three-year-old boy from northwest Delhi's Jahangirpuri area over a month after he went missing and arrested five people on the kidnapping charge, officials said on Thursday.

Minor girl who went missing from Bengal found in Delhi

15 Jul 2021

Minor girl who went missing from Bengal found in Delhi

A 17-year-old girl who left her home in Siliguri, West Bengal, to pursue a career in dancing after being discouraged by her parents was traced to Delhi by the Delhi Police's Anti-Human Trafficking Unit, officials said on Wednesday.

Notorious snatcher held after encounter with police in Rohini

14 Jul 2021

Notorious snatcher held after encounter with police in Rohini

A 27-year-old man allegedly involved in more than 50 cases of snatching and robbery was arrested after a brief encounter with police in the Rohini area, the police said on Wednesday.

Nine, including mastermind, arrested in Bara Hindu Rao area shooting

12 Jul 2021

Nine, including mastermind, arrested in Bara Hindu Rao area shooting

Five more people were apprehended in the Bara Hindu Rao firing incident following a shootout with police in Shastri Park in New Delhi on Sunday, taking the total number of those arrested to nine.

Kitty Kumaramangalam murder: Police raids to nab the third suspect

09 Jul 2021

Kitty Kumaramangalam murder: Police raids to nab the third suspect

Three Delhi Police teams are conducting raids to nab the third suspect in the murder of Kitty Kumaramangalam, the wife of late Union minister PR Kumaramangalam, police said on Friday.

Delhi: Rape, harassment cases of women up; heinous crimes down

07 Jul 2021

Delhi: Rape, harassment cases of women up; heinous crimes down

Cases of rape and harassment of women in the national capital have increased by around 40% in the first six-and-half months this year as compared to the corresponding period last year, while the total number of heinous crimes has gone down marginally, officials said on Tuesday.

Delhi: Man arrested for cheating people by impersonating IAS officer

07 Jul 2021

Delhi: Man arrested for cheating people by impersonating IAS officer

A 42-year-old man has been arrested in West Delhi for cheating people on the pretext of getting them jobs in the Gulf countries by allegedly posing as an IAS officer, police said on Tuesday.

Former Union Minister PR Kumaramangalam's wife murdered at Delhi home

07 Jul 2021

Former Union Minister PR Kumaramangalam's wife murdered at Delhi home

Kitty Kumaramangalam, 68, a lawyer and the wife of former Union Minister PR Kumaramangalam, was murdered at her home in Delhi last night, the police said.

Delhi police to organize public hearing camps every Saturday

03 Jul 2021

Delhi police to organize public hearing camps every Saturday

Public hearing camps will be held at police stations every Saturday between 4 pm and 6 pm, officials said on Friday.

Delhi shoe godown fire: Police recovers more human remains

01 Jul 2021

Delhi shoe godown fire: Police recovers more human remains

A sample of human remains was recovered on Wednesday from a two-story shoe godown in West Delhi's Udyog Nagar where a massive fire broke out last week, police said.

Three killed, one injured as lift crashes at construction site

30 Jun 2021

Three killed, one injured as lift crashes at construction site

Three laborers were killed and one was injured after an open lift fell from height at a DDA construction site in Dwarka's Sector-14 on Tuesday, police said.

Twenty-three year old arrested from Amritsar for Red Fort violence

29 Jun 2021

Twenty-three year old arrested from Amritsar for Red Fort violence

A man wanted in the Red Fort flag hoisting case was arrested from Punjab and remanded in the custody of Delhi Police for three days by a court in Delhi on Monday.

Farmers march: Delhi Police tightens security arrangements across borders

26 Jun 2021

Farmers march: Delhi Police tightens security arrangements across borders

The Delhi Police on Saturday tightened security arrangements across borders of Delhi in view of the protest march by farmers, officials said.

Runaway 12-year-old wannabe TikTok star reunited with family

23 Jun 2021

Runaway 12-year-old wannabe TikTok star reunited with family

Fed up with being scolded constantly by her mother and pestered to study, a 12-year-old wannabe TikTok star left from home in South Delhi, but was later reunited with her family with the help of Delhi Police.

Major fire at a Delhi shoe factory, 6 feared missing

21 Jun 2021

Major fire at a Delhi shoe factory, 6 feared missing

A major fire broke out at a shoe factory in Peeragarhi Udyog Nagar in Outer Delhi this morning, reports said, adding at least six people who worked there are feared missing.

Supreme Court refuses to cancel bail for Delhi riots accused

18 Jun 2021

Supreme Court refuses to cancel bail for Delhi riots accused

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to cancel bail for the three accused in the Delhi riots case.

SC to hear Delhi Police plea against activists' bail tomorrow

17 Jun 2021

SC to hear Delhi Police plea against activists' bail tomorrow

The Supreme Court of India will tomorrow hear an appeal filed by the Delhi Police against a bail order for three student activists, arrested in connection with last year's riots in the national capital.

Two illegal hookah bars busted in Delhi; 29 apprehended

17 Jun 2021

Two illegal hookah bars busted in Delhi; 29 apprehended

The Delhi Police on Thursday said that it has busted two illegal hookah bars in south Delhi's Kalkaji area and apprehended 29 people, including the owners.

Complaint against Swara Bhasker, Twitter over posts on Ghaziabad assault

17 Jun 2021

Complaint against Swara Bhasker, Twitter over posts on Ghaziabad assault

A police complaint has been lodged against film actor Swara Bhasker and Twitter India Managing Director Manish Maheshwari, among others, in connection with tweets about the recent attack on an elderly Muslim man in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh.

Judo coach arrested in Chhatrasal Stadium brawl case

16 Jun 2021

Judo coach arrested in Chhatrasal Stadium brawl case

The Delhi Police Crime Branch on Wednesday arrested a judo coach in connection with a brawl at Chhatrasal Stadium that took place on May 4 involving Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar in which a wrestler died and his two friends were injured, officials said.

Man arrested for posing as cop, extorting money from people

12 Jun 2021

Man arrested for posing as cop, extorting money from people

A 26-year-old man was arrested for allegedly impersonating a police officer and taking away mobile phones and a wallet from a person in southeast Delhi's Lajpat Nagar, the police said on Saturday.

JNU students booked for 'breaking into library, manhandling guards'

11 Jun 2021

JNU students booked for 'breaking into library, manhandling guards'

The Delhi Police has registered an FIR against a group of students of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) for allegedly breaking into the Central Library and manhandling security guards.

Delhi Traffic Police revises maximum speed limits. Check details here

11 Jun 2021

Delhi Traffic Police revises maximum speed limits. Check details here

The Delhi Traffic Police today fixed new speed limits for motor vehicles plying on the roads of the national capital - an attempt to reduce road accidents and improve overall pedestrian safety.

Man threatens to kill PM in hopes of getting jailed

04 Jun 2021

Man threatens to kill PM in hopes of getting jailed

A 22-year-old man was arrested from northeast Delhi's Khajuri Khas area after he called the Police Control Room (PCR) and allegedly threatened to kill Prime Minister Narendra Modi, officials said on Friday.

Delhi: Cleric arrested for raping minor girl inside a mosque

02 Jun 2021

Delhi: Cleric arrested for raping minor girl inside a mosque

A 48-year-old cleric of a mosque in northeast Delhi has been arrested by the Delhi Police for allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl.

Wrestler murder case: Four associates of Sushil Kumar arrested

26 May 2021

Wrestler murder case: Four associates of Sushil Kumar arrested

Four associates of Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar, who were involved in the alleged property dispute case that led to the death of a 23-year-old wrestler Sagar Rana at the Chhatrasal Stadium, were arrested in New Delhi, police said on Wednesday.

Delhi Police v/s Twitter India: All you need to know

25 May 2021

Delhi Police v/s Twitter India: All you need to know

Twitter offices in Delhi and Gurugram were visited by the Special Cell of Delhi Police to serve a notice pertaining to the "Congress toolkit" case. This follows days after Twitter flagged BJP spokesman Sambit Patra's tweet as "manipulated media".

Delhi Police arrests Sushil Kumar: All you need to know

23 May 2021

Delhi Police arrests Sushil Kumar: All you need to know

Two-time Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar, who was on the run for his alleged involvement in the murder of a fellow wrestler, was arrested by the Delhi Police this morning.

Exorcist, who killed two before robbing them, arrested

22 May 2021

Exorcist, who killed two before robbing them, arrested

A 39-year-old exorcist was arrested on Friday for allegedly killing and robbing a woman and her son in the national capital, the police said.

Rs. 1 lakh reward announced for information on Sushil Kumar

18 May 2021

Rs. 1 lakh reward announced for information on Sushil Kumar

The Delhi Police on Monday announced a reward of Rs. 1 lakh for information leading to the arrest of two-time Olympic medalist wrestler Sushil Kumar in connection with the Chhatrasal Stadium brawl that led to the death of a wrestler in Delhi.

Political leaders should not hoard COVID-19 drugs: Delhi High Court

17 May 2021

Political leaders should not hoard COVID-19 drugs: Delhi High Court

Political leaders should not hoard medicines used for the treatment of the coronavirus at a time when people are running from pillar to post for such drugs, the Delhi High Court observed today.

Non-bailable warrant issued against Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar: Details here

15 May 2021

Non-bailable warrant issued against Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar: Details here

A non-bailable warrant has been issued against Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar and nine others in connection with the murder case of former junior national wrestling champion, Sagar Rana.

Delhi Police arrests 15 over posters critical of PM Modi

15 May 2021

Delhi Police arrests 15 over posters critical of PM Modi

The Delhi Police has arrested 15 people and registered 17 First Information Reports (FIRs) over posters critical of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Press Trust of India reported today.

Youth Congress chief questioned by police over COVID-19 relief work

14 May 2021

Youth Congress chief questioned by police over COVID-19 relief work

Srinivas BV, the President of the Indian Youth Congress, who has been helping countless of people amid the COVID-19 crisis, was questioned by the Delhi Police today as part of an investigation linked to the distribution of coronavirus medicines by politicians.

COVID-19: 96 oxygen concentrators seized from Delhi's Khan Chacha restaurant

07 May 2021

COVID-19: 96 oxygen concentrators seized from Delhi's Khan Chacha restaurant

The Delhi Police today seized as many as 96 oxygen concentrators from the popular Khan Chacha restaurant in the city's Khan Market area, reports say.

COVID-19: Delhi Police files over 300 cases of cheating, hoarding

06 May 2021

COVID-19: Delhi Police files over 300 cases of cheating, hoarding

The Delhi Police has filed as many as 303 cases of hoarding, black marketing, and cheating, involving essential drugs and oxygen cylinders, over the past three weeks as the COVID-19 crisis deepened in the national capital and across India.