Uttar Pradesh Police

By Rajat Rai  Lucknow: Yet another cop of the Uttar Pradesh committed suicide by shooting himself with his service revolver in Ghaziabad on Wednesday. The incident took place on Wednesday morning when Sub Inspector Vijay Kumar, who was posted in the Kavi Nagar police station took the extreme step. Although no suicide note was recovered. …

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 …

Nagpur: The Uttar Pradesh anti-terror squad was on Tuesday granted a three-day transit remand of Nishant Agrawal, a senior systems engineer working with BrahMos Aerospace. Agrawal was arrested in a joint operation by the Uttar Pradesh ATS and Military Intelligence on Monday on espionage charges. He was produced before the Nagpur Sessions Court early on Tuesday, …

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: 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: 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 …

Lucknow: Om Prakash Singh, a 1983-batch IPS officer of UP cadre, on Tuesday appointed as the Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police. Congratulating OP Singh, Uttar Pradesh police on Twitter said that it will look forward to work as a team under his dynamic leadership. Sri OP Singh IPS (1983) has been appointed as @dgpup by …

Lucknow: More than 200 New Year revellers were booked by the police for drunken driving in major towns of Uttar Pradesh, an official said on Monday. All the drivers booked were under the influence of alcohol and were driving at very high speed, he said. While 50 of them were from the state capital here, the …