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Delhi Police restructures crime branch into 7 verticals for more effective handling of case

Dec 30, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

In the order, Asthana mentioned that it is felt that the allocation of work to various units of crime should be assigned on the basis of ''specific subjects'' falling under certain verticals, so that focused attention can be given to those crimes which have the propensity to create sensation in India.

Delhi Police Chief Launches Project For Safety, Security Of Children

Dec 21, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

"We must strive to ensure the prevention of such crimes, and the launch of the 'Abhaya' project is a step in that direction as the society also needs to be well aware and educated," Asthana said.

On Duty Cop Shoots Self At Delhi High Court

The deceased identified as Tinku Ram 30-year-old hailed from Rajasthan’s Alwar district.

Ex-CBI Officer Rakesh Asthana's Appointment As Delhi Police Chief Under SC Scanner

Aug 02, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear a lawyer's plea challenging the validity of Rakesh Asthana's appointment as Delhi Police Commissioner.

Rakesh Asthana Is The New Delhi Police Chief: All You Need To Know

Former CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana is the second non-AGMUT cadre person to take over as Delhi Police chief.

07 March, 2021

Aur Ab Pawri Nahi Ho Rahi Hai, Says Delhi Police As They Seize 24 Hukkas From Delhi Bar

Outlook Web Bureau

From his official handle on Twitter, additional deputy commissioner of police (West) Prashant Gautam said, "Yehe Hum hain..Yehe Hooke Hain.. Aur ab Pawri nahi ho rahi hai

13 February, 2021

Farmers' Protest: Delhi Police Chief Reviews Arrangements At Border Points

Outlook Web Bureau

During the crime review meeting held with senior officers of the force, Delhi Police chief also took stock of action taken against criminals involved in a burglary.

05 February, 2021

Delhi Police Tap Google To Find Makers Of Toolkit Shared By Greta Thunberg

Outlook Web Bureau

The senior Delhi Police officer said initial investigation has suggested the document's link with a pro-Khalistan group, named 'Poetic Justice Foundation'.

16 January, 2021

Big Feast: Noida Commissioner Turns 'Food Server' To Police Personnel

Outlook Web Bureau

The senior IPS officer donned a new role of a food server by serving about 1500 police officials to mark his one-year service of the commissionerate.

24 November, 2020

Woman Brought Back Home Forcibly By Cops, Say Activists

Tabeenah Anjum

Rajasthan police accused of helping parents wishing to marry off daughter against her will

27 February, 2020

You Have Only Yourself To Blame: Delhi Police Castigated By Its Former Chief

Neeraj Kumar

The Delhi Police can not complain of lack of resources nor can it point fingers at anybody else, especially when it comes to dealing with law and order situations, writes Neeraj Kumar, former Commissioner, Delhi Police.


31 January, 2020

In 'Public Interest', Home Ministry Gives Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik 1-Month Extension


Home Ministry took the decision after the EC gave its nod for extending the tenure of Patnaik in view of Delhi Assembly polls.

05 November, 2019

Delhi Cops End 11-Hour Strike After Several Appeals, Assurances By Seniors

Outlook Web Bureau

The senior officer said the injured policemen will get an ex-gratia of at least Rs 25,000

05 November, 2019

Live Updates: Delhi Cops Call Off Day-Long Strike After Several Appeals, Assurances

Outlook Web Bureau

Thousands of Delhi Police personnel on Tuesday staged a protest against the assault on their colleagues by lawyers at the Tis Hazari court. Read all latest updates here.

28 December, 2017

Rose Valley Case: ED Seizes Precious Stones, Gold Worth Rs 40 Crore

Outlook Web Bureau

The seizures were made during searches at outlets of a jewellery firm in Kolkata on Wednesday, the ED said.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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