Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act

Mumbai: 5 years jail for youth for sexual assault on 11-year-old who called him 'dada'

Mumbai: 5 years jail for youth for sexual assault on 11-year-old who called him 'dada'

Mumbai: 58-year-old man sentenced to jail for sexual assault on 5-year-old boy

Mira Bhayandar Shocker: Three boat helpers held for raping minor in Uttan

Mira Bhayandar Shocker: Three boat helpers held for raping minor in Uttan

In an outrageous and horrifying incident reported from the coastal area of Uttan near Bhayandar, a fifteen-year-old girl was sexually ass...Read More

Court refuses to recall 15-year-old victim in sexual assault case

Court refuses to recall 15-year-old victim in sexual assault case

A special court under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act recently refused to entertain the plea of an accused in...Read More

Special court says minor ‘daringly’ gave FIR

Special court says minor ‘daringly’ gave FIR

Adds that feelings must be considered while deciding sentence

Mira Bhayandar: Driver held for raping 4-year-old in a parked bus

Mira Bhayandar: Driver held for raping 4-year-old in a parked bus

Apart from slapping sections of the stringent Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, police have booked the accused und...Read More

Mira Bhayandar Shocker: Driver held for raping 4-year-old inside a bus

Mira Bhayandar Shocker: Driver held for raping 4-year-old inside a bus

The girl has been admitted to a hospital in Mumbai, where her condition is said to be stable.

Man gets life term for sexually assaulting 4-year-old

Man gets life term for sexually assaulting 4-year-old

A special Protection of Children from Sexual offences (POCSO) Act court on Wednesday sentenced a man in his late thirties to life in pris...Read More

Man held for raping visually impaired minor stepdaughter in Thane

Man held for raping visually impaired minor stepdaughter in Thane

Man held for raping visually impaired minor stepdaughter Thane, Dec 6 (PTI) Police have arrested a man for allegedly raping his six-year-...Read More

Man accused of raping his daughter denied bail

Man accused of raping his daughter denied bail

The accused in his plea claims that he is falsely implicated

Mira Bhayandar Shocker: Mother held for pushing minor daughter into flesh trade

Mira Bhayandar Shocker: Mother held for pushing minor daughter into flesh trade

Yet another high profile sex racket has been busted in Bhayandar. Sleuths of the Navghar police arrested a 39-year-old woman who not only...Read More

Mumbai Crime Watch: Religious teacher gets five years jail for sexual assault on 10-year-old

Mumbai Crime Watch: Religious teacher gets five years jail for sexual assault on 10-year-old

The matter had come to light when the complainant noticed that her daughter was making excuses since some days to avoid going to the mada...Read More

Mumbai Crime Watch: Man held for raping teen, circulating objectionable content

Mumbai Crime Watch: Man held for raping teen, circulating objectionable content

The accused was arrested on Sunday and booked under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code and Protection of Children from Sexual Off...Read More

Mumbai: Man accused of rape and murder of 7-year-old denied bail

Mumbai: Man accused of rape and murder of 7-year-old denied bail

Looking into the gravity of the offence, the judge said she is not inclined to grant bail.

Mumbai Crime Watch: Man held for sexually assaulting 3-yr-old in Vakola

Mumbai Crime Watch: Man held for sexually assaulting 3-yr-old in Vakola

The accused sexually assaulted the minor stating that it was a game that they were playing

Why was an FIR filed against Alt News co-founder Muhammad Zubair

Why was an FIR filed against Alt News co-founder Muhammad Zubair

The Delhi Police Cyber Cell and the Raipur Police have filed FIRs against fact-checking website Altnews’ co-founder Mohammad Zubair under...Read More

Bhayandar: Father held for sexual assault on nine-year-old daughter

Bhayandar: Father held for sexual assault on nine-year-old daughter

The father also threatened the girl of dire consequences if she spoke about it to anyone.

Boy detained in Thane for raping a minor girl

Boy detained in Thane for raping a minor girl

The accused took the girl to his friend's house in Vangani where he allegedly raped her when no one else was around.

Mumbai Crime: Man held for molesting teen in Andheri

Mumbai Crime: Man held for molesting teen in Andheri

Saki Naka Police arrested a 20-year-old man for allegedly molesting a teenager while touching her inappropriately on the pretext of askin...Read More

Mother, brother who pushed minor into prostitution, denied bail

Mother, brother who pushed minor into prostitution, denied bail

The mother, brother and a woman who is booked for introducing the minor to prostitution and whose husband had also raped the minor, had a...Read More

Mumbai: Court rejects bail to man held for sexually assaulting 16-year-old daughter

Mumbai: Court rejects bail to man held for sexually assaulting 16-year-old daughter

The man had approached court for bail stating that his wife who had registered the complaint wants to withdraw it as she is convinced tha...Read More

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