Delhi: 40-year-old serial child rapist nabbed.
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Delhi: 40-year-old serial child rapist nabbed.

The Delhi Police arrested a 40-year-old man for allegedly abducting and abusing a four-year-old girl in New Delhi’s Vijay Vihar area. Giving details, Rohini Deputy Commissioner of Police MN Tiwari said the man confessed that he had sexually abused at least seven other children since 2007 and had been arrested twice earlier. The arrested person […]

Mother of Jamia Nagar rape victim shot at, was being threatened.
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Mother of Jamia Nagar rape victim shot at,was being threatened.

In an attempt to further implicate a business rival, an accused in the Jamia Nagar rape case, a 36-year-old graphic designer plotted to kill the rape victim. However, on noticing that she was pregnant, he shot at her 51-year-old mother, police said on Friday. Hussain, along with two accomplices — Mohammad Iqbal, 46, and Wasim, […]

Police sources said that the victim is pregnant and she broke the news to her mother in December.
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Mother of Jamia Nagar rape victim shot at, was being threatened

A woman, whose 15-year-old daughter was allegedly gang raped by four men over a period of six months, was shot at in south east Delhi’s Jamia Nagar on Friday morning. The police are yet to nab the alleged rapists. The 47-year-old mother of the rape victim was reportedly shot at by a man who was […]

Delhi: No broken tooth as proof, 7 accused of beating woman walk free.
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Delhi: No broken tooth as proof, 7 accused of beating woman walk free.

The court said that despite living in a crowded neighbourhood, her cries were not heard by any neighbour and nor was any such neighbour examined by the investigating agency as a witness in this case. A woman’s plea, challenging the acquittal of seven persons accused of allegedly beating her and breaking her teeth, has been […]

One of the girls targeted by the accused had gone to buy stationery when he approached her. Abhishek Angad
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Delhi ‘serial rapist’: Accused who tried to assault 600 girls had a pattern, say those who escaped

Monday met four schoolgirls, aged between 7 and 11, who were targeted by the accused, including one who was allegedly raped. The 38-year-old alleged paedophile arrested by police on Sunday used a similar modus operandi almost every time, telling girls he knew their fathers before leading them to isolated spots, speaking to the girls he […]

New Delhi: Two held for raping 13-yr-old in Uttam Nagar
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New Delhi: Two held for raping 13-yr-old in Uttam Nagar

Deputy Commissioner of Police (west) Vijay Kumar said one of the accused, a 17-year-old boy was apprehended, while the 18-year-old boy, identified as Sahil, was arrested late on Tuesday evening. A 13-year-old girl has alleged that she was gangraped by her two friends, including a juvenile, after she went to one of their homes at […]

Don’t lecture a rape survivor, be supportive: A cop’s letter to his colleagues
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Don’t lecture a rape survivor, be supportive: A cop’s letter to his colleagues

Eight residents of Delhi write open letters discussing sexual abuse and rape. In Part 5, a Delhi policeman writes to his colleagues. My dear colleagues, The night of December 16, 2012 is not easy to forget. A young professional with high ambitions, who could have been related to any one of us, lost her life […]

Four years after Dec 16: Number of rape cases in Delhi have increased
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Four years after Dec 16: Number of rape cases in Delhi have increased

On the night of December 16, 2012, when a young woman was brutally gang raped by six men in a bus in and left to die, the moment was described as one that would change Delhi’s attitude towards women’s safety. But, four years later, the situation has only worsened. Data shows that rape continues to […]