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Mumbai crime branch

Mumbai crime branch summons 5 more in TRP scam case

Alleged manipulation in the TRPs by soliciting and paying certain viewers for watching the said news channels round the clock is under radar

12 Oct 2020 12:27 PM

CB arrests 2 for duping U.S. nationals

The accused would claim to be calling from an online pharmacy and speak to the victims in an American accent leaving no room for doubt

21 Jan 2020 2:15 AM

CB arrests 5 quacks operating without proper med degree

In a sustained crackdown on bogus doctors, the CB arrested over 15 of them from various parts of the city.

11 Jan 2020 1:44 AM

‘Cash crunch drove me to grow weed’

Imported seeds were cultivated into high-quality cannabis and sold for Rs 2,000 a gram.

19 Dec 2019 5:10 AM

4 fake doctors arrested for running illegal clinic in Sion

The accused persons are class XII pass outs and were operating in slums since past three years.

11 Dec 2019 3:23 AM


29-year-old arrested for killing ‘drunkard’ brother

The RCF police station in Chembur registered a case of murder after Akhade’s body was found on the night of December 3.

09 Dec 2019 1:19 AM

CB arrests two for kidnapping ST driver

A team of unit VII of crime branch apprehended the accused, identified as Balu Pote (37) and Aadesh Tatkare alias Sakharam (35) on Monday.

06 Nov 2019 6:49 AM

CB to scan CCTV footage of Wadala TT police station

The investigating team of Mumbai crime branch are in the process of recording statement of the accused.

31 Oct 2019 2:01 AM

3 tanker drivers held for BPCL oil adulteration

The police are on the lookout of one Akram Siddique, who is stated to be the kingpin of the racket that also operated in Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh.

18 Sep 2019 2:19 AM

Auto driver flashes woman, held

He had targeted several women in past, says police officer.

12 Sep 2019 1:46 AM


Tadvi case: CB asks HC to deny bail to accused

When advocate Thakare replied in the negative, the court said the same should have been done.

05 Jul 2019 4:05 AM

Dr Tadvi case: CB challenges custody denial

The court posted this plea for hearing on June 6.

05 Jun 2019 6:02 AM

Crime branch to probe Payal Tadvi’s case

The Agripada police was conducting the probe so far.

31 May 2019 2:26 AM

Minor among two held for murder

The accused had similar cases and were wanted by the Govandi police in another case.

30 Mar 2019 1:58 AM

Three held for selling fake insurance

The police arrested Patil and during his interrogation, they learned about the duo and the company’s head office at Belgaum.

14 Feb 2019 2:49 AM


2 arrested for duping people of Rs 23 lakh

A case of cheating, forgery, forging document and criminal conspiracy as per the IPC has been registered against them.

23 Dec 2018 1:48 AM

Crime Branch busts illegal purchase racket

The police said that the accused made forged documents of clients and used them to make purchases worth over Rs 32 lakh.

11 Dec 2018 2:04 AM

4 arrested for robbing man of ornaments worth Rs 1.33 crore

The accused were apprehended and the police recovered 80 per cent of the booty.

13 Nov 2018 1:47 AM

Police cracks down on global flesh trade racket, 3 arrested

The officers arrested Mohammad Anwar Shaikh (56), Tinku Raj (36) and Farid Ul Haq Aziz (55).

30 Oct 2018 1:25 AM

9 held for selling fake products under P&G brand

The 11 shops raided by the crime branch were selling products under the Gillette brand owned by Proctor & Gamble.

24 Oct 2018 2:08 AM