Sachin Gaad

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Sachin Gaad has been a reporter with The Free Press Journal for a year. He tracks developments on the crime beat for the papers, reporting on cases being investigated by police stations as well as the Mumbai Police Crime Branch. He also reports on developments in the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad.

Stories By Sachin Gaad

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Woman cheated for Rs 72 lakh on the pretext on evicting demons

A 52-year-old woman from Malad was duped to the tune of Rs 72 lakh by three fraudsters on the pretext of evicting demons from her house. ...Read More

11 held for running fake call centre, duping over loan settlements

11 held for running fake call centre, duping over loan settlements

The accused posing as bank officials lured the bank customers into a trap and duped them by making them pay in the name of settlements

Mumbai: 11 held for duping people on the pretext of loan settlements

Mumbai: 11 held for duping people on the pretext of loan settlements

Mumbai: The Shivaji Park police has arrested 11 persons including six women for allegedly running a fake call centre and duping people on...Read More

Bhanushali building collapse: Trustee booked for negligence

Bhanushali building collapse: Trustee booked for negligence

Two killed, five injured in building collapse in Meerut after cylinder blast

Former BARC CEO mastermind of TRP scam: Mumbai Police

Former BARC CEO mastermind of TRP scam: Mumbai Police

Mumbai Crime Branch on Monday filed a supplementary charge sheet in the alleged TRP manipulation case

Mumbai: Car designer Dilip Chhabria held for duping comedian Kapil Sharma

Mumbai: Car designer Dilip Chhabria held for duping comedian Kapil Sharma

Mumbai: Days after comedian Kapil Sharma met Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh regarding his complaint of cheating against car d...Read More

Mumbai: Maharashtra Cyber to concentrate on online 'grooming' to curb child pornography

Mumbai: Maharashtra Cyber to concentrate on online 'grooming' to curb child pornography

Maharashtra Cyber have formed a special team which is dedicated to the Crawler. The team has 12 members including six officers, two consu...Read More

Trader robbed of Rs 9.35 lakh by Facebook friend

Trader robbed of Rs 9.35 lakh by Facebook friend

The woman took the trader to a hotel in Colaba and later fled with his belongings after sedating his drinks

Mumbai crime watch: 10 months after elderly woman killed in Andheri, two held

Mumbai crime watch: 10 months after elderly woman killed in Andheri, two held

Mumbai Crime Watch: Man booked for molesting architect at Samta Nagar

Mumbai crime watch: Fraudster posing as foreign bank official dupes man for Rs 17 lakh

Mumbai crime watch: Fraudster posing as foreign bank official dupes man for Rs 17 lakh

The Gamdevi police has registered an offence of online cheating after a 59-year-old person was allegedly duped to the tune of Rs 17 lakh....Read More

Mumbai Mayor receives death threat, offence registered

Mumbai Mayor receives death threat, offence registered

Mayor Kishori Pednekar releases video rubbishing allegations levelled against her

229 runaway children rescued from city's railway station in 2020

229 runaway children rescued from city's railway station in 2020

The Railway Protection Force (RPF) has rescued atleast 229 children from the railways stations across the city in the year 2020. Most of ...Read More

Unable to come to terms with childhood friend’s involvement: Mom of Mumbai teen killed at New Year party

Unable to come to terms with childhood friend’s involvement: Mom of Mumbai teen killed at New Year party

Traumatised by the death of her daughter, Jhanavi Kukreja, a 19-year-old student who was allegedly killed by two friends at a New Year’s ...Read More

Now, cyber crooks target contactless WiFi cards

Now, cyber crooks target contactless WiFi cards

WiFi card is nothing but a debit card embedded with a chip enabled with radio frequency antenna.

Man held for filming woman inside SoBo food joint toilet

Man held for filming woman inside SoBo food joint toilet

The woman went to washroom and saw a mobile phone with the camera facing upwards being slipped from the gap between the door and floor

India's top car designer Dilip Chhabria remanded to police custody till January 2: Here are details about the case

India's top car designer Dilip Chhabria remanded to police custody till January 2: Here are details about the case

Mumbai: With the arrest India's top car designer Dilip Chhabria (DC) the Mumbai police on Tuesday claimed to have unearthed a major car f...Read More

Mumbai: Chargesheet filed against 36 for protesting JNU attack

Mumbai: Chargesheet filed against 36 for protesting JNU attack

Colaba police chargesheet includes names of prominent lawyers, academicians, artists, students who were protesting peacefully

Diamond broker loses ₹1.16 crore to customs fraud

Diamond broker loses ₹1.16 crore to customs fraud

A 'friend from London' lured the victim on the pretext of love and cheated him

TRP scam: Cops claim former BARC officials manipulated data to suit Republic TV

TRP scam: Cops claim former BARC officials manipulated data to suit Republic TV

As per the report, the alleged manipulations took place between 2016 and 2019

Job scam: Over 500 job seekers duped, 7 held

Job scam: Over 500 job seekers duped, 7 held

Accused hired schools for conducting exams and aspirants were paid stipends to earn their trust

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