Protection of Children from Sexual Offences

Mumbai Crime: Father gets life in prison for raping teen daughter repeatedly

Mumbai Crime: Father gets life in prison for raping teen daughter repeatedly

Special Judge Priti Kumar, under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, directed that the victim be paid compensati...Read More

Mumbai Crime: 60-year-old gets jail for sexual assault of minor boy in 2018

Mumbai Crime: 60-year-old gets jail for sexual assault of minor boy in 2018

Mumbai: A special court designated under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act sentenced a 60-year-old man to five ...Read More

Mumbai Crime: Man convicted for groping minor in train

Mumbai Crime: Man convicted for groping minor in train

Mumbai: A special court designated under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act on Tuesday sentenced a 25-year-old m...Read More

Man who took money from minor girl for Youtube videos held for kidnapping

Man who took money from minor girl for Youtube videos held for kidnapping

MUMBAI: A 21-year-old man, accused of taking money from a minor girl to make Youtube videos, was charged with kidnapping and molestation ...Read More

Man gets life term for raping minor daughter-in-law

Man gets life term for raping minor daughter-in-law

Palghar: A court here in Maharashtra has awarded life imprisonment to a 50-year-old man for raping his teenaged daughter-in-law in 2015.A...Read More

Stabbing, suicide case in Kurar: Youth booked for stabbing girl, killing self

Stabbing, suicide case in Kurar: Youth booked for stabbing girl, killing self

Mumbai: A day after a 24-year-old youth jumped off the 10th floor of a building at Malad (E) after allegedly stabbing his 17-year-old gir...Read More

Three men arrested for raping 7-yr-old girl in Thane district

Three men arrested for raping 7-yr-old girl in Thane district

The accused, identified as Navin Jasuza (24), Ajay Dehare (34) and Vikram Purohit (19), worked at different shops in Kalyan town here.

Cop nabbed for molesting 4-year-old girl, suspended

Cop nabbed for molesting 4-year-old girl, suspended

Wadala police have arrested a police constable for molesting a four-year-old girl. The constable, Sanjay Waghmode, 32, was attached to l...Read More

Mumbai: Bhiwandi man held for sexually abusing boy

Mumbai: Bhiwandi man held for sexually abusing boy

Thane: Police have arrested a man for allegedly sexually abusing an eight-year-old boy in Bhiwandi town in the district. The accused, ide...Read More

Mumbai: 6-year-old raped in Jogeshwari public toilet

Mumbai: 6-year-old raped in Jogeshwari public toilet

Mumbai A six-year-old minor girl was allegedly raped by an unidentified man in Jogeshwari (E) on Monday night. The girl was raped in a pu...Read More

Mumbai: After Holi feud, families file cross complaints

Mumbai: After Holi feud, families file cross complaints

Mumbai: Two families registered cross complaints against each other after a verbal spat took a bad turn, with both complainants alleging ...Read More

Three years in a row, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences cases in city on a rise

Three years in a row, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences cases in city on a rise

Mumbai: The number of cases registered under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act has increased from 891 in 2015-1...Read More

Mumbai: 14-year-old sexually assaults 4-year-old in Cuffe Parade

Mumbai: 14-year-old sexually assaults 4-year-old in Cuffe Parade

Mumbai: A 14-year-old boy was booked by Cuffe Parade Police on Sunday for sexually assaulting a minor girl residing in his locality in Am...Read More

Mumbai: Less personnel in police force leads to rise in crimes

Mumbai: Less personnel in police force leads to rise in crimes

Mumbai: Mumbai police force, deemed one of the best in the country, seems to be insufficient for the protection and well-being of its cit...Read More

Mumbai: Man gets life sentence for raping female relative

Mumbai: Man gets life sentence for raping female relative

Palghar: A court in Maharashtra’s Palghar district on Thursday sentenced a 45-year-old man to life imprisonment for repeatedly raping a m...Read More

Bombay High Court upholds conviction of Bandra man for ‘unnatural sex’

Bombay High Court upholds conviction of Bandra man for ‘unnatural sex’

Mumbai: Observing that time has come to give justice to victims in rape cases, the Bombay High Court recently upheld the conviction of a ...Read More

Bhopal: Man accused under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences  Act acquitted

Bhopal: Man accused under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act acquitted

BHOPAL: The district and sessions court on Saturday acquitted an accused charged under in Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (PO...Read More

Mumbai: Youth gets RI for committing unnatural sex with 9-year-old boy

Mumbai: Youth gets RI for committing unnatural sex with 9-year-old boy

Mumbai: A special court designated to hear cases under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) on Tuesday sentenced a 21-year...Read More

Mother, daughter raped in Haryana; seven policemen among 18 booked

Mother, daughter raped in Haryana; seven policemen among 18 booked

Kaithal: A 16-year-old girl has alleged that she and her mother were raped by an assistant sub-inspector rank police official in a villag...Read More

Student of class tworaped in Delhi school

Student of class tworaped in Delhi school

New Delhi : A class two student of a New Delhi Municipal Council school was allegedly raped by an electrician in the institute’s premises...Read More

Free Press Journal

www.freepressjournal.in