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Thane crime branch

Kalyan suitcase murder solved, father arrested

The girl was hacked to death over her alleged affair with a Muslim boy.

10 Dec 2019 1:55 AM

Man held with tiger skin worth Rs 10L

The tiger skin’s authenticity was verified with the help of the forest officials.

15 Aug 2019 2:27 AM

Two held for duping car buyers on OLX

The arrested accused made forged created cards, RC books and insurance papers in order to resell the vehicles.

02 Feb 2019 6:33 AM

Five arrested for two-wheeler thefts

The police found that the accused had stolen 25 two-wheelers including an Activa scooter from various places.

22 Dec 2018 1:22 AM

Vendor robs truckload of eggs worth Rs 5L, caught

The incident unfolded around 3.15am at T-Circle near Green City complex on the Ambernath-Badlapur road, said Thane crime branch officers.

23 Nov 2018 12:45 AM


Bookie names movie director in betting case

Sanghvi has sought more time to appear before AEC.

06 Jun 2018 2:22 AM

Thane crime branch arrests group of Nigerians in ‘blue crab blood’ racket

The accused would ask the victims to deposit money, only to withdraw it and re-route the funds to Nigeria-based accounts.

30 May 2018 2:15 AM

3 pimps force minors into prostitution, arrested

Police also seized Rs 25,000 cash from the flat where the sex racket was carried out.

16 May 2018 2:48 AM

Thane cops grab hold of leopard skin, arrest two

The police said the accused are suspected to be carriers who were sent to deliver the skin to somebody in Thane.

17 Apr 2018 2:23 AM

Man who robbed, killed 90-year-old arrested in Kalyan

The accused needed money for his niece’s wedding and hence went to rob the residence of a senior citizen.

13 Apr 2018 2:28 AM


Yavatmal constable held in CDR scam

He was involved with one of the arrested detectives, and through him was handling the government paperwork.

24 Feb 2018 6:15 AM

CDR scam: Three cops likely to be arrested

The three police officials are low ranking officers in the Maharashtra police force.

18 Feb 2018 5:04 AM

Rajani Pandit sent to police custody till Tuesday

She claimed to have solved 75,000 cases.

04 Feb 2018 3:39 AM

First female pvt detective nabbed in CDR scam

Pandit was arrested after it was found that she had allegedly bought seven CDRs for Rs 10,000 each from the four arrested detectives.

03 Feb 2018 3:55 AM

Constables also part of CDR scam

The cops have started taking details of the four more accused who helped these arrested.

02 Feb 2018 2:33 AM


Chit fund scamster doctor nabbed

He looted so many residents of Chattisgarh where he lived for nearly 15 years before fleeing in 2015.

01 Feb 2018 3:39 AM

Illegal phone network busted in Bhiwandi

A team of military intelligence officials is also looking into the case to probe a possible terror angle.

11 Oct 2017 2:47 AM

Iqbal Kaskar aide gifted gold to bar girl: Police

The jeweller had approached the Thane crime branch on September 20 and lodged a complaint against the trio.

11 Oct 2017 2:42 AM

Mumbai: Unidentified people kill, dump bodies of 10-yr-old boy, father

The boy's body, with his mouth wrapped with an adhesive tape, was found floating in a lake in Dahisar area, a police official said.

28 Sep 2017 1:51 PM

Iqbal Kaskar claims he deals only in cash

The police nabbed Kaskar and his two aides on September 18 in an alleged extortion probe.

26 Sep 2017 6:53 AM