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The Delhi Police (DP) is the law enforcement agency for the National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT). In 2015, sanctioned strength of DP was 84,536 making it one of the largest metropolitan police forces in the world. About 25% of Delhi Police strength is earmarked for VVIP security. Delhi Police comes under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of India not the Government of Delhi. The new headquarter is located at Jai Singh Marg, Connaught Place, New Delhi since 31 October 2019.

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Delhi riots: HC gives Centre 4 weeks to respond to plea seeking FIRs against 3 BJP leaders for hate speech

Delhi Police told the court that in a conscious decision, they have decided not to file an FIR for hate speech against anyone at this stage as it won't help in restoring peace and normalcy.
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106 arrests and 18 FIRs later, Delhi Police set up additional helpline numbers for violence-hit areas

Speaking to reporters, Delhi Police PRO MS Randhawa assured that quick action will be taken by the police if a distress call is received from citizens in the violence-hit areas.
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Situation in riot-hit northeast Delhi 'under control': NSA Ajit Doval

The situation in the riot-hit northeast Delhi "is under control", National Security Advisor Ajit Doval said after he held a meeting with senior officials of the Delhi Police and visited some of the..
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Chidambaram criticises Centre, Delhi Police for failing to control violence


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Delhi Police: Head of elite Special Cell SN Srivastava appointed as Special Commissioner (Law and Order)

This comes in the wake of fresh violence breaking out in northeast Delhi over the citizenship issue
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'Fake news circulating, no mosque vandalised in Ashok Vihar': Delhi Police

Earlier, a video had gone viral on social media which showed a mosque being vandalised by unidentified men who plant a saffron flag atop the minaret.
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Shortage of forces led to violence aggravating: Delhi Police to MHA

The Delhi Police told the Union ministry of home affairs on Tuesday that it did not have adequate forces to immediately control the violence that hit parts of Delhi claiming nine lives, including that..
IndiaTimes - Published

Delhi violence: Kejriwal appeals for peace, says meeting with Amit Shah 'positive'

Delhi Police, hospitals and Delhi Fire Service has been given appropriate instructions to bring the situation under control, Delhi CM said.
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Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia gets clean chit over Jamia violence tweet

Manish Sisodia got a clean chit from the Delhi Police for his tweet that accused police personnel of setting DTC buses of fire during the Jamia violence.
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Top News of the Day | Feb 24, 2020: Trump family tours India, cop dies during clashes over CAA in Delhi's Maujpur & more

In top news of the day on Monday, February 24, 2020, US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump attended events and toured India, as part of their two-day visit. A Delhi Police head..
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Delhi Police head constable dies during clashes over CAA in Maujpur

This is a developing story. Further details are awaited.
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'Get Jaffrabad, Chand Bagh cleared or...': Kapil Mishra's 3-day ultimatum to Delhi Police on anti-CAA protests

Earlier, stone-pelting started between two groups after a large number of people gathered to protest against those blocking the road on a call by Kapil Mishra.
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Delhi Police sends reminder to AAP govt on sanction to prosecute Kanhaiya Kumar after direction from court


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Top News of the Day | Feb 18, 2020: Sharjeel Imam named in Jamia stir chargesheet, Pak to stay in FATF grey list & more

In top news of the day on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, the Delhi Police filed its charge sheet in the December 15 violence. JNU student Sharjeel Imam, who was arrested last month on sedition charges for..
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Jamia violence: Delhi Police files chargesheet, names Sharjeel Imam as instigator

The chargesheet names a total of 18 people for rioting, damaging public property and obstructing a public servant.
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Delhi Police should remain calm while dealing with miscreants: Amit Shah

Union Minister of Home Affairs Amit Shah on Sunday suggested the Delhi Police to remain calm while dealing with those disrupting law and order.
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Sanjeev Chawla invokes govt's vow to UK, sent to Tihar jail

The Delhi high court stepped in on Friday to cancel the police custody of alleged bookie Sanjeev Chawla, recently extradited from the UK, taking note of his claim that Indian government had assured its..
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Roads at Shaheen Bagh, Chand Bagh blocked by protesters: Home ministry

Anti-CAA protests started at Shaheen Bagh on that day. Also, a service road in Chand Bagh, near Bhajanpura, in the Northeast Delhi has been blocked by protesters since January 18, 2020, he said...
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Top News of the Day | Feb 10, 2020: Jamia protesters clash with police, 'Parasite' creates history at Oscars 2020 & more

In top news of the day on Monday, February 10, 2020, Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) university students and residents of Jamia Nagar on Monday got into a scuffle with the Delhi Police near the Holy Family..
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Anti-CAA protesters clash with Delhi Police after march from Jamia to Parliament halted

Police said the protesters did not have permission to march towards Parliament.
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Delhi Police officer who shared Shaheen Bagh shooter's AAP links barred from poll duty

Delhi Police DCP Rajesh Deo told reporters on Tuesday that Kapil Baisala, who had opened fire at Shaheen Bagh on Saturday, was an AAP member.
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Shaheen Bagh shooter Kapil Gujjar not linked to AAP, reveals family of accused

The Delhi Police had on Tuesday said it has found a link between the Shaheen Bagh shooter and AAP.
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Kejriwal accuses BJP of 'using' Delhi police, calls for strict punishment on Shaheen Bagh shooter if he has AAP links

Delhi Police on Tuesday said it has found a link between the Kapil Baisala, arrested for firing near the anti-CAA protest site in Shaheen Bagh area, and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) as the alleged shooter..
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Nirbhaya case: Delhi HC to decide on hanging plea today

After a trial court postponed indefinitely the execution of the accused in the Nirbhaya rape case, the Centre and Delhi Police had challenged it. The trial court on January 7, had issued black warrants..
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Political war erupts over Shaheen Bagh shooter's 'AAP link'; family denies Delhi Police claim

A war of words broke out between the BJP and the Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday after the Delhi Police said that the man who fired shots in Shaheen Bagh is a member of the Arvind Kejriwal-led party even as..
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Shaheen Bagh shooter joined AAP in 2019: Delhi Police


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Jamia violence: Court asks Centre, Delhi govt to file counter affidavit

Notices were issued on December 19 to the Centre, Delhi government and Delhi Police to file affidavit today (February 4).
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Jamia Shooting: 'Culprit will not be spared,' says Home Minister Amit Shah

The Home Minister also added that he has spoken to the Commissioner of Delhi Police regarding the incident and instructed the cops to take 'drastic action'.
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Detained by Delhi Police from Rajghat: D Raja


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Delhi court sends JNU student Sharjeel Imam to 5-day police custody

A Delhi court on Wednesday sent JNU student Sharjeel Imam, arrested in a sedition case, to five-day custody under Delhi Police Crime Branch. He was arrested by the Delhi Police's Crime Branch from..
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Top News of the Day | Jan 28, 2020: Centre launches helpline for coronavirus, Sharjeel Imam arrested from Bihar and more

In top news of the day on Tuesday, January 28, 2020, the novel coronavirus scare continues to spread as India launches a 24*7 helpline. Anti-CAA activist Sharjeel Imam was also arrested today by the..
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JNU student Sharjeel Imam arrested by Delhi Police from Bihar


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Police carry out raids in Bihar to nab JNU’s Sharjeel

Former Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Sharjeel Imam has been booked for delivering inflammatory speeches in opposition to Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register for Citizens..
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After UP and Assam, Delhi Police registers case against Sharjeel Imam for 'inflammatory speech'

In a speech delivered on the AMU campus on January 16, Imam reportedly said that Assam should be cut off from the rest of India.
DNA - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes

Republic Day 2020: Multi-layered security cover deployed at Rajpath

The security arrangement has been done in layers, with the first three layers of the security being handled by the Delhi Police, under the direct supervision of the two additional Deputy Commissioners..
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Delhi Police files FIR against BJP leader Kapil Mishra for 'India vs Pak' tweet

On January 23, Mishra had tweeted, "India and Pakistan would fight on the streets of Delhi on February 8."
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Security beefed up ahead of Republic Day celebrations; Delhi Police, paramilitary task forces to monitor

The security arrangement has been done in layers, with the first three layers of the security being handled by the Delhi Police
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Delhi police summons Congress MLA Asif Mohammed, two others in connection with Jamia violence

All three have been summoned to join the probe at 11 am on Friday.
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What a suspected terrorist arrested by Delhi Police in 2005 had revealed about Davinder Singh

According to intelligence sources, one of the seven suspected terrorists arrested by Delhi Police in 2005 carried a letter signed by Singh.
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Congress govt showed no interest in nailing 1984 rioters: Panel

The Supreme Court-appointed Justice S N Dhingra Commitee has slammed the then Union government and Delhi Police for showing utter lack of interest in booking 1984 anti-Sikh rioters for murder, arson..
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Jamia V-C meets MHRD secretary, seeks inquiry into December 15 police action on students

Clashes had erupted between the Delhi Police and Jamia students last month after a protest outside the university campus against the newly-amended Citizenship law turned violent.
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JNU violence: Suspects Akshat Awasthi, Rohit Shah, and Komal Sharma are absconding, confirms Delhi Police

Earlier in the day, the Delhi High Court had directed the JNU administration to provide CCTV footage to the police as soon as possible.
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Is Jama Masjid in Pakistan that protests cannot happen there? Delhi Court asks police on Bhim Army Chief's bail plea

Delhi's Tis Hazari Court on Tuesday came down heavily on the Delhi Police over the arrest of Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekhar Azad.
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CAA protests: People on streets as things to be said inside Parliament were not said, says court

A court slammed Delhi Police on Tuesday for failing to show any evidence against Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad, observing that people are out on the streets because things which should have been..
IndiaTimes - Published

Delhi Police to question two suspects in JNU violence case


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Delhi HC seeks response of police, WhatsApp, Google on plea to preserve data of JNU violence

The Delhi HC on Monday sought response of the city police, Delhi government, WhatsApp Inc, Google Inc and Apple Inc on a plea of three JNU professors to preserve data, CCTV footage and other evidence..
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Parliamentary panel to meet home ministry, Delhi Police officials to take stock of crime in Delhi

Senior union home ministry and Delhi Police officials will appear before the parliamentary standing committee on home affairs on Monday to discuss rising crimes in Delhi. The committee, is likely to..
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Delhi Police identifies masked girl in JNU violence video, to be served notice soon

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) of the Delhi Police, who is probing the January 5 violence at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), has identified a masked girl from one of the videos. The girl..
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SIT identifies 7 more people involved in JNU violence

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) has identified seven more people who are allegedly involved in the violence that erupted in the JNU on January 5, said Delhi Police sources. The accused have been..
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JNU violence: Delhi Police to begin inquiry of suspects, notice served to nine students

The inquiry will take place at the SIT office of the Delhi Police's Crime Branch at Kamla Nagar on January 13
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