In a bid to foil terror attacks, the police have started training licenced hawkers in crowded shopping hubs such as Hill Road and Linking Road in Bandra (West) so that they can keep an eye out for suspicious objects and activities and alert officials in time.
The long-pending Marine Drive makeover project has got the clearance from Maharashtra coastal authority giving it a go ahead.
Residents of Khar and Bandra have written to the regional additional commissioner and zonal deputy commissioner of police complaining about pubs, bars and wine shops operating in the area till late in the night.
In yet another attempt to curb corruption, Mumbai police commissioner Satyapal Singh has asked all police stations and other branches to ensure that no constable be allowed to work with special units for more than a year.
Teenagers went to Aksa beach without telling parents, were swept away after they ignored warnings
It was 13-year-old Aditya’s shoes that his father Jitendra Ranka found in the Honda City car that led to the arrest of Himanshu Ranka and Brijesh Sanghvi, who had kidnapped and murdered the boy. Saurabh M Joshi
and Preety Acharya
The Mumbai police needs to learn from the mistakes they made in two recent incidents —the Nehru Nagar bribery case, where 36 policemen were caught receiving bribes on camera, and the controversy surrounding traffic sub-inspector Sachin Suryav-anshi, police chief Satyapal Singh said on Sunday.
Call it ironical but women cops at the Mumbai PCR are very cautious while answering calls these days. Reason: The control room has been receiving random calls from men who regularly harass the policewomen on duty. Preety Acharya reports.
The sentencing of suspended deputy inspector general of police, AK Jain, is a shot in the arm for the anti-corruption bureau (ACB), which has had poor conviction rates in its cases over the years.
The bereaved family members of Vijay Vora, who was found murdered in his Borivli house on Tuesday night, have told the police that the 50-year-old never let unknown people into the house, so whoever committed the crime must have been insiders.
Having all his details recorded by the local police did not stop Lalbahadur Sood from planning, then executing a brazen robbery at the Cool Breeze building in Juhu on Wednesday.
Worried by the rising graph of crime against and by children, the state home department has issued a circular asking that special juvenile police units be set up at every police station in the state. Preety Acharya reports.
Sanjay Banerjee was posted with the technical cell of state's anti-terrorism squad, where he was among two senior officials who were not paid salaries for the last eight months as the government had failed to officially sanction their posts. Preety Acharya reports.
Worried about the delay in the probe ordered against assistant commissioner of police Vasant Dhoble, members of Sundar Nagar Residents’ Association in Kalina have written a letter to chief minister Prithviraj Chavan.