Crime in UP

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Agra shocker: Four men kidnap B.Tech student, gangrape her

20 Dec 2018

Agra shocker: Four men kidnap B.Tech student, gangrape her

Four men raped a first-year B.Tech student in Poiya Ghat of Agra, Uttar Pradesh, and two accused have been arrested, police said on Wednesday.

UP shocker! 15-year-old girl set ablaze by unidentified men

19 Dec 2018

UP shocker! 15-year-old girl set ablaze by unidentified men

A 15-year-old school girl received burn injuries after she was set ablaze allegedly by two unidentified motorcycle-borne men near Agra (Uttar Pradesh), police said today.

Uttar Pradesh: Woman ends life after harassment by loan sharks

18 Nov 2018

Uttar Pradesh: Woman ends life after harassment by loan sharks

A 45-year-old woman allegedly committed suicide by jumping before a train after she and her sons were harassed by loan sharks, following which a man was arrested.

Former Uttar Pradesh MLA booked for beating up tehsildar

17 Nov 2018

Former Uttar Pradesh MLA booked for beating up tehsildar

Two cases were registered against the former MLA of Bahraich (Uttar Pradesh) Dilip Verma and his supporters for allegedly beating up a tehsildar in his chamber, police said today.

UP man kills wife over dowry, given 10 years imprisonment

17 Nov 2018

UP man kills wife over dowry, given 10 years imprisonment

A fast-track court in Muzaffarnagar has sentenced a man to 10 years' imprisonment for killing his wife over dowry in 2013.

UP: Upset with wife, man kills three minor daughters; arrested

14 Nov 2018

UP: Upset with wife, man kills three minor daughters; arrested

In a gruesome incident, a man in Uttar Pradesh's Veer village of Lalitpur district killed three of his minor daughters by hitting them with a hammer and setting the house on fire.

#AppleExecutiveKilling: FIR lodged over social media posts favoring constables

05 Oct 2018

#AppleExecutiveKilling: FIR lodged over social media posts favoring constables

Taking note of objectionable social media posts in favor of constables allegedly involved in the killing of an Apple executive in Lucknow last week, an FIR has been registered against unnamed people, while a constable in Raebareli has been suspended in a similar matter, police said today.

UP Police constable suspended for sodomizing boy for 20 days

04 Oct 2018

UP Police constable suspended for sodomizing boy for 20 days

A Uttar Pradesh Police constable, posted with the UP100 emergency service in Hathras, has been suspended for allegedly sodomizing a teenage boy at a police outpost for 20 days.

Vivek Tiwari murder: Second-FIR registered, Kejriwal slammed, and other details

01 Oct 2018

Vivek Tiwari murder: Second-FIR registered, Kejriwal slammed, and other details

In the death of Apple executive Vivek Tiwari, a fresh FIR was registered on Sunday accusing constable Prashant Chowdhary of putting the nozzle of his pistol on the windshield and firing at the deceased.

UP: Man arrested for illegally withdrawing Rs. 18L from ATM

22 Sep 2018

UP: Man arrested for illegally withdrawing Rs. 18L from ATM

Uttar Pradesh Police said on Saturday that they have arrested a man for illegally withdrawing more than Rs. 18 lakh from an ATM in Shamli district with help from the bank manager.

UP: Class 11 student shot at by two schoolmates

18 Sep 2018

UP: Class 11 student shot at by two schoolmates

A Class 11 student was allegedly shot at by two of his schoolmates at Sikanderpur village of Muzaffarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh yesterday evening, police said today.

UP: Two youths held for raping 28-year-old woman

13 Sep 2018

UP: Two youths held for raping 28-year-old woman

A 28-year-old woman was allegedly raped by two youths after she was abducted from her house in Uttar Pradesh's Shamli district, police said today.

20-year-old beaten to death in Uttar Pradesh by unidentified persons

09 Sep 2018

20-year-old beaten to death in Uttar Pradesh by unidentified persons

A 20-year-old Dalit youth was beaten to death by unidentified persons at Budhana town in Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh.

UP: Minor killed by grandfather on suspicion of mobile theft

05 Sep 2018

UP: Minor killed by grandfather on suspicion of mobile theft

A teenager was allegedly killed by his grandfather on suspicion of mobile theft in Bilgaon village of Uttar Pradesh's Bisanda district, the police said on Wednesday.

Doctor among 7 arrested for looting medicines worth Rs. 2cr

05 Sep 2018

Doctor among 7 arrested for looting medicines worth Rs. 2cr

Seven people, including a doctor, have been arrested from Ghaziabad for looting medicines worth Rs. 2cr when the consignment was being transported in a lorry last month.

Teenager held for raping 19-year-old girl he met on Facebook

05 Sep 2018

Teenager held for raping 19-year-old girl he met on Facebook

A teenager was detained for allegedly raping a girl whom he befriended on Facebook in Ghaziabad district of Uttar Pradesh.

Allahabad: Retired cop thrashed, 49 times in 90 seconds; dies

04 Sep 2018

Allahabad: Retired cop thrashed, 49 times in 90 seconds; dies

In a barbaric incident, a 70-year-old retired sub-inspector (SI), Abdul Samad Khan, was brutally beaten to death in broad daylight in Allahabad over a property-related dispute.

Rape victim commits suicide after police 'refuse' to file FIR

31 Aug 2018

Rape victim commits suicide after police 'refuse' to file FIR

A 28-year-old woman, who was allegedly raped by a man, died after she set herself ablaze in a police station in Shahjahanpur district of Uttar Pradesh.

Noida: Two women, including a journalist, sexually assaulted in Sector-24

29 Aug 2018

Noida: Two women, including a journalist, sexually assaulted in Sector-24

Two women, including a journalist, were allegedly sexually assaulted by a man in Sector 24 in Noida. One of the complainants claimed the police delayed action which allowed the accused to escape.

UP: 17-year-old girl sexually harassed by youth in Muzaffarnagar

28 Aug 2018

UP: 17-year-old girl sexually harassed by youth in Muzaffarnagar

A 17-year-old girl was allegedly sexually harassed by a youth, who also tore her clothes when she was going to a shop in Muzaffarnagar, police said today.

Law and order in UP, best in 15 years: Adityanath

27 Aug 2018

Law and order in UP, best in 15 years: Adityanath

The law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh is the best the state has seen in the last 15 years, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath claimed today.

Uttar Pradesh: Police busts sex racket in Mathura; three held

26 Aug 2018

Uttar Pradesh: Police busts sex racket in Mathura; three held

Police today claimed to have busted a sex racket in Mathura in Uttar Pradesh with the arrest of three persons and said they were trying to identify other members of the gang.

UP: Three, including parents, held guilty for killing 3-year-old girl

25 Aug 2018

UP: Three, including parents, held guilty for killing 3-year-old girl

Three people, including the parents, were held guilty for murdering a three-year-old girl by a court in Muzaffarnagar district of UP.

Noida: 43 colleagues allegedly sexually-harassed engineer, sent obscene pictures

14 Aug 2018

Noida: 43 colleagues allegedly sexually-harassed engineer, sent obscene pictures

In a shocking incident, a female engineer working at an IT firm in Noida has alleged 43 of her colleagues sexually harassed her since November 2017.

UP: Man bites off wife's nose, arrested

13 Aug 2018

UP: Man bites off wife's nose, arrested

A man bit off a part of his wife's nose, suspecting her of having illicit relations with other men, police said.

Ghaziabad: Class-6 boy murdered by 'friends' who wanted his wristwatch

13 Aug 2018

Ghaziabad: Class-6 boy murdered by 'friends' who wanted his wristwatch

In a horrifying incident, a 12-year-old boy in Ghaziabad was allegedly brutally murdered by three of his friends over a wristwatch.

Uttar Pradesh: 14-year-old boy sodomized while returning from Kanwar Yatra

11 Aug 2018

Uttar Pradesh: 14-year-old boy sodomized while returning from Kanwar Yatra

A 14-year-old boy was allegedly sodomized by a dhaba owner at a village in UP's Muzaffarnagar.

Muzaffarnagar: Man beaten to death over suspicion of being thief

11 Aug 2018

Muzaffarnagar: Man beaten to death over suspicion of being thief

A man was lynched in Bijopura village of UP's Muzaffarnagar by a group villagers on the suspicion of being a thief.

UP: Father kills daughter who wanted inter-caste marriage

02 Aug 2018

UP: Father kills daughter who wanted inter-caste marriage

A 21-year-old woman was strangled to death by her father, who was against her decision to marry a man from another caste, in Daulatpur village of UP's Lakhimpur Kheri district, police said today.

UP: Teenage girl set afire by scorned lover in Lucknow

30 Jul 2018

UP: Teenage girl set afire by scorned lover in Lucknow

A 17-year-old girl was set ablaze allegedly by a jilted lover in the Alamnagar area in Uttar Pradesh's Lucknow, police said today.

UP: Three including Bareilly Imam booked for threatening triple-talaq victim

26 Jul 2018

UP: Three including Bareilly Imam booked for threatening triple-talaq victim

UP's Bareilly Shahar Imam, who issued a fatwa against a triple-talaq victim, and two others have been booked on charges of threatening the woman.

To 'avenge' raped-sister, brother and associates rape accused's minor sister

26 Jul 2018

To 'avenge' raped-sister, brother and associates rape accused's minor sister

In what is sure to make you sick to the guts, a rape victim's relatives raped the minor sister of an accused in Kannauj, Uttar Pradesh, to 'avenge' the crime.

UP: Mob thrashes man over inter-religious marriage at registrar's office

25 Jul 2018

UP: Mob thrashes man over inter-religious marriage at registrar's office

A man was allegedly thrashed by a group of right-wing activists at a marriage registrar's office yesterday in UP's Ghaziabad when he went there to register his marriage with a woman from another religion.

UP: Teenage girl dies after scorned lover sets her ablaze

24 Jul 2018

UP: Teenage girl dies after scorned lover sets her ablaze

A 16-year-old girl died today after she was allegedly set ablaze by her jilted lover at Chaukhandi village under Safdarganj police station limits in Barabanki district of Uttar Pradesh, the police said.

UP: Alleged rape victim goes to cops carrying fetus

23 Jul 2018

UP: Alleged rape victim goes to cops carrying fetus

In a disturbing incident, a 19-year-old woman went to Hasanpur police station, in Amroha, Uttar Pradesh, carrying a fetus in a bag to file a rape complaint on Saturday.

UP 'baba' charges woman Rs. 60,000 to "save marriage," held

19 Jul 2018

UP 'baba' charges woman Rs. 60,000 to "save marriage," held

With the promise of 'solving' unemployment, relationship and marital problems, including infertility and pregnancy, a UP man has been duping hundreds of gullible people since 3-4 years.

UP: Son kills mother, pierces eyes, for not giving money

18 Jul 2018

UP: Son kills mother, pierces eyes, for not giving money

In a horrific incident, a 30-year-old man allegedly killed his mother late on Monday night in Sonbarsa village, about 20 km from Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, for not giving him money.

UP: 55-year-old man murdered by brothers over 'love-marriage' of daughter

17 Jul 2018

UP: 55-year-old man murdered by brothers over 'love-marriage' of daughter

A 55-year-old man was shot dead by his two younger brothers, following an altercation over the "love marriage" of his daughter, at Sallah Khedi village under the Titawi police station in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district, police said today.

Noida: Cancer patient kills wife for refusing him sex

16 Jul 2018

Noida: Cancer patient kills wife for refusing him sex

A 40-year-old barber in Noida slit his wife's throat as she "refused to engage in sex with him" because his mouth cancer had left a hole in his cheek, police said.

UP-shocker: Five-men rape mother-of-two, then burn her alive in temple

15 Jul 2018

UP-shocker: Five-men rape mother-of-two, then burn her alive in temple

In a shocking incident, a mother of two, aged 35 years, was gang-raped by five men in Uttar Pradesh's Sambhal and then burnt alive in a nearby temple on Saturday.