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Man gets 7-yr jail term for unnatural sex with 8-yr-old

The police carried out a panchnama and seized a bed sheet from the spot where the victim said the accused had sodomised him.

03 Dec 2017 6:07 AM

Five sodomy accused let off, court pulls up cops for ‘lapse’

Investigation officer of Marine Lines police then started searching for the relatives of the deceased child.

03 Dec 2017 2:28 AM

Police stations to have anti-child crime units

On an average, the city police registers 15 complaints related to POCSO crimes each day.

02 Dec 2017 2:10 AM

POCSO cases up 35 per cent from 2015

In 2015, 908 cases were registered, while 2016 saw 1,346 cases.

02 Dec 2017 2:08 AM

Special police teams to handle POCSO cases

The team will comprise of 12 police personnel, out of which 4 to 6 will be women officers.

16 Nov 2017 2:42 AM


76 per cent rise in cases registered under POCSO

The police suspects that children are increasingly being targeted as easy prey by sexual offenders.

14 Nov 2017 1:33 AM

Man arrested in Pune for raping two minor girls

The accused also tried to rape the third sister, who is a minor too, but was caught after she raised an alarm.

10 Nov 2017 2:47 AM

Pune teen and his accomplice held in minor rape case

The boy is a school dropout and his 43-year-old accomplice is a labourer.

09 Nov 2017 2:37 AM

School founder held for raping minor

The arrest has been made under relevant sections of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.

08 Nov 2017 2:05 AM

Nashik man rapes 9-yr-old girl in public toilet, nabbed

The accused has been booked for rape (376) of the Indian Penal Code and relevant sections of POCSO, said police.

23 Oct 2017 7:25 PM


Gurugram schools take steps to quell ‘fear psychosis’

All the branches of the Children’s Academy School have initiated ‘Good Touch and Bad Touch’ classes for their class 1 students.

09 Oct 2017 3:20 AM

Two students accused of sodomy sent to remand home

The police has questioned the principal and trustees of the school, and asked them to give a written reply to these questions.

08 Oct 2017 1:57 AM

Two minor boys booked for sodomising classmate

The police has registered a case of sodomy against the two minors and is probing the case to find out how they lured the victim.

07 Oct 2017 3:00 AM

Delhi: Six-year-old girl raped in her school’s washroom

The police said the child was rushed to AIIMS where doctors confirmed sexual assault.

06 Oct 2017 5:46 AM

Who will stop a husband from raping his wife?

The marital rape exception in the IPC has another grave problem, that of age groups.

28 Aug 2017 3:16 AM


Unholy matrimony: Rape by statute

Women find it difficult to prove and report marital rape due to economic and emotional reasons.

28 Aug 2017 3:09 AM

Man gets 3-year jail term for assaulting minor girl

The girl, along with her aunt and mother visited Panchras’ house and complained to his father, but he did not pay heed to them.

28 Aug 2017 2:37 AM

13-year-old raped by two minor boys is 2 months pregnant

The 13-year-old girl who got raped has a learning disability.

18 Aug 2017 1:09 AM

Man accused of coercing ‘rape victim’ gets bail

As soon as Tungaria learnt about the FIR, he brought the girl back to Mumbai.

09 Aug 2017 2:58 AM

Absconding rapist arrested in UP after 10 months

The accused, who was found working in an ice factory in Uttar Pradesh, was arrested and brought to the city on Saturday.

24 Jul 2017 1:33 AM