extortion

5 men from from arrested mobster’s gang held; shooter still on the run

5 men from from arrested mobster’s gang held; shooter still on the run

Mumbai: Police arrested five persons who played key roles in orchestrating a firing in an extortion bid at Kurar Village on Saturday last...Read More

Gujarat: 7 booked for extortion under new GCTOC Act

Gujarat: 7 booked for extortion under new GCTOC Act

Ahmedabad: In a first case registered under the Gujarat Control of Terrorism and Organised Crime (GCTOC) Act, seven persons have been boo...Read More

Mumbai: Two men posing as RTI activists held for extortion

Mumbai: Two men posing as RTI activists held for extortion

Mumbai: Two men have been arrested for allegedly extorting money from a sculptor in suburban Santacruz by posing as Right to Information ...Read More

Man arrested for extortion in Ulhasnagar

Man arrested for extortion in Ulhasnagar

Thane: A 29-year-old RTI activist, who claimed to be weekly newspaper’s editor, was arrested for extorting money from a builder in Ulhasn...Read More

Datta Sawant case: CBI takes over

Datta Sawant case: CBI takes over

This is among the 10 cases registered by the probe agency pertaining to alleged involvement of Rajan in cases related to extortion

1 held for kidnapping, extorting money from Ponzi scheme promoter

1 held for kidnapping, extorting money from Ponzi scheme promoter

According to police, Omprakash Goenka, 72, chairman and director of the Citrus Check-Inns and Royal Twinkle Star Club

History-sheeter with gun held for extortion bid

History-sheeter with gun held for extortion bid

Mumbai: A 22-year-old criminal from Mumbai was arrested on Saturday for allegedly trying to extort money from a private lender by threate...Read More

Extortion: Police head constable, aide held

Extortion: Police head constable, aide held

Acting on a specific tip-off, unit 12 of the Mumbai Crime Branch arrested Vitthal Dahibaonkar (52), the head constable

Mumbai: Police head constable, his associate arrested for extortion

Mumbai: Police head constable, his associate arrested for extortion

Mumbai: A police head constable and his aide, who posed as a Crime Branch officer, were arrested for allegedly extorting money from drug ...Read More

Badnawar: Police arrest couple for extortion

Badnawar: Police arrest couple for extortion

Badnawar: Local police on Friday arrested a couple who extorted money from the people. In case people didn’t give money, couple threatene...Read More

Dawood Ibrahim aide Riyaz Bhati arrested for extortion

Dawood Ibrahim aide Riyaz Bhati arrested for extortion

Riyaz Bhati (50) was picked up on Friday from Crawford Market area in SoBo on the basis of an FIR registered at the Juhu police station i...Read More

Mumbai: 7 arrested for abducting businessman, extorting Rs13 lakh

Mumbai: 7 arrested for abducting businessman, extorting Rs13 lakh

Police said the accused were facing financial crisis and hatched a plan to kidnap to make quick money.

Mumbai: 3 try to extort Rs 8 lakh from government engineer, held

Mumbai: 3 try to extort Rs 8 lakh from government engineer, held

“MSEDCL chief engineer Suresh Laxman Ganeshkar had approached police on the issue after which a trap was laid in the afternoon.

The taxman can be a snoop and extortionist too

The taxman can be a snoop and extortionist too

It was one of the biggest purges in recent times. But businessmen are far from being pleased.

Noida: 15 held for extortion by threatening to implicate people in rape cases

Noida: 15 held for extortion by threatening to implicate people in rape cases

The Noida Police on Monday arrested 15 people including Uttar Pradesh personnel for allegedly trying to extort money from commuters by th...Read More

Mumbai: Man turns to extortion after producer fails to clear dues

Mumbai: Man turns to extortion after producer fails to clear dues

Mumbai: The main accused held in an extortion bid of a television producer on Monday had earlier approached the latter for a partnership ...Read More

Mumbai: Three Pujari gang aides convicted, two gets 10 year jail

Mumbai: Three Pujari gang aides convicted, two gets 10 year jail

Mumbai: A special MCOCA court Friday convicted three aides of gangster Ravi Pujari for demanding extortion from a Chembur based contracto...Read More

Bhopal: ‘Extortion in guise of vehicle checking, has Election Commission gone short of funds?’

Bhopal: ‘Extortion in guise of vehicle checking, has Election Commission gone short of funds?’

The Facebook live conducted by Election Commission on Monday proved to be informative and entertaining. One of the Fb user said that he s...Read More

Indore: Multiple stabbing incidents in city

Indore: Multiple stabbing incidents in city

Indore: A 45-year-old woman was stabbed and threatened by a man on refusing to give extortion amount in Vijay Nagar area on Wednesday.

Book journalists for extortion if they threaten to defame person in news: Bombay High Court

Book journalists for extortion if they threaten to defame person in news: Bombay High Court

Mumbai: In a significant ruling, the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court recently held, a threat by a journalist to publish a news item...Read More

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