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Mar 26, 2019
Netflix's Delhi Crime, Soni present a compassionate portait of India's police force, one that's rare but realIt took streaming platforms to flesh characters out of policemen and women but it should be seen as a welcome change
Nov 26, 2018
Did India learn its lessons from 26/11 Mumbai attacks? No, acute police shortage part of system-wide malaiseTen years ago, this day, the world watched as the Lashkar-e-Taiba's 26/11 assault team savagely exposed India's doddering police system. The killers faced police personnel armed with nothing but lathis, lacking even the rudiments of counter-terrorism training.
Nov 09, 2018
To arrest low conviction rates in heinous crimes, Centre proposes putting police officer in charge of prosecutionThe Centre is examining a proposal allowing Directorate of Prosecution to be headed by a police officer to ensure higher conviction rates in the states
Jul 06, 2018
No police reforms would work without improving state of constabulary; SC order to fix term for top cops could promote sycophancyThe real challenge of police reform in India lies in providing proper training to the constabulary and inculcating in them a sense of confidence and discipline to make them aware that they are beholden to the law of the land and no one else.
May 02, 2018
Police officer, thriller writer, social media whiz: Meet the Kolkata cop who tracks crime in fiction and real lifeSupratim Sarkar has used his way with words to write a collection of crime stories and manage the content of Kolkata Police's social media platforms | #FirstCulture
Apr 17, 2018
IPL 2018: Delhi police arrest three men for running illegal online gambling syndicateIndian police have arrested three men suspected of placing illegal bets on Indian Premier League matches as authorities crack down on gambling rackets that emerge around the billion-dollar franchise every year
Feb 11, 2018
Kashmir violence: Army kids needn’t worry about cases filed against parents; security forces are never prosecuted in ValleyThe army children may feel offended at the fact that FIRs are filed against soldiers, but based on Government of India data on FIRs filed and actions taken, there is no justice for Kashmiris in India
Nov 21, 2017
Maria Sharapova booked by Indian police as housing project endorsed by her fails to materialiseThe website of the project quotes Sharapova as saying her goal was to "make the owners feel like they own something special and different".
Sep 28, 2017
How safe do citizens feel in India's metro cities? 87% people in Delhi start worrying if girls aren't home by 9 pmThe National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) provides information on crime recorded by the police but there is no data source to gauge if people perceive their neighbourhoods to be safe or not
Sep 10, 2017
Gauri Lankesh's assassins will likely never be caught because India's police hasn't kept up with the timesBut the police is still operating in a system that was instituted by the British to manage neighbourhood 'law and order' rather than solving crime through detection.