UP police

Lucknow: Well, it was not a game of ‘Chor-police’ that we used to play during our childhood but it was an actual encounter between Uttar Pradesh Police and criminals in Sambhal district, on Saturday. Due to the jammed gun the cops were forced to mimic the sound of ‘Thain Thain‘ to scare the criminals. ALSO …

Hathras: In a shameful incident, a Uttar Pradesh Police constable, posted with the UP100 service in Hathras, has been suspended after he sodomized a minor inside a police station for several days. The incident took place in the Chamad Gate police station between September 9 to October 1. The victim is an orphan and was working …

Lucknow: Suicides, between May and September, by two of its bright officers — one with the anti-terror squad (ATS) and the other posted as SP (East) in Kanpur — has rattled the Uttar Pradesh Police, one of the largest such forces in the country. It also raises the question — as it does for other non-military …

Lucknow: All police stations in Uttar Pradesh have been told to celebrate ‘Raksha Bandhan’ as part of ‘Rakhi with Khaki’ campaign in which all police station staff will get ‘rakhi’ tied on their wrists from women and girls of the area, police said. Rahul Srivastava, an officer in the Director General of Police (DGP) office, said …

Lucknow: In another disgraceful behaviour with a journalist in the state, an Uttar Pradesh Police officer performed indecency with photojournalist Ashutosh Tripathi. UP’s East Zone Superintendent of Police Sarvesh Mishra harassed the newstrack.com and Apna Bharat newspaper’s chief photographer, on Friday, in the state capital while the latter was covering an event. The cop grabbed Tripathi …

Lucknow: A lot of animosity is being brewed up between IAS and IPS fraternities in Uttar Pradesh over appointment of station officers in the districts. It has been despite the fact that Police Regulation Act and Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) provide certain powers to district magistrates over appointment of police station incharges. The fresh row between the two …

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh Police on Saturday suspended Gal Shahid police station (Moradabad) SHO Lokendra Pal for misusing the departmental surveillance system for personal purposes. The news was first reported by newstrack.com on February 24, 2018, which was taken into cognizance by UP Police. After the investigation, the allegations were found true and subsequently the …

Shahjahanpur: Five Uttar Pradesh Police constables, who molested a shopkeeper and his wife in Shahjahanpur, have been dismissed from the service on Monday for their unruly behaviour. A tweet from the Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police’s (DGP) official Twitter handle confirmed their dismissal. The tweet read, “The concerned 5 constables have been dismissed from …