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chain snatching

After touching feet, robbers snatch elderly woman's chain in Delhi: Cops

Police have registered a case under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) at the Jyoti Nagar police station on Sunday.

01 Oct 2019 11:18 AM

Centre has declined to amend penal law on snatching: Government

Tells HC it was informed amendment to deal with issue was not required.

02 Aug 2018 2:54 AM

Thane court sentences 27-yr-old robber to 7 yrs in prison

The accused chased the victim travelling on a two-wheeler, threatened her and snatched her golden chain, worth Rs 9,000.

02 Dec 2017 12:10 PM

Mira Road police arrest three for snatching chains

With the help of CCTV cameras, the team analysed the pattern of the movements of the bike-borne chain snatchers.

07 Nov 2017 5:52 AM

Belarus national’s camera snatched, two thieves held

In a swift action, the police within 12 hours nabbed the two thieves. 

05 Oct 2017 2:53 AM


2 bike-borne miscreants snatch woman’s gold chain, fires at her

The accused, pointing a gun at the policemen, tried to escape but one of them, subsequently identified as Surender, was caught.

30 Aug 2017 5:55 PM

Two men on bike snatch purse from DU professor

The incident was reported on Wednesday when the victim was in a cycle rickshaw and going towards Vishwa Vidyalaya Metro station with her colleague.

07 Aug 2017 3:18 AM

Mumbai: Chain-snatching falls in last three years

The ACSU had registered 1,954 cases in its first year and detected 717 cases out of them.

23 Jan 2017 4:17 AM

CISF cop beats chain snatchers in West Delhi

The miscreants approached her again and snatched her gold chain and tried to speed away.

21 Jan 2017 4:28 AM

Mumbai: Pushed in front of train, woman dies

Twenty four-year-old’s killer — a chain-snatcher — booked for culpable homicide, attempt to robbery.

08 Dec 2016 4:29 AM


3 constables were feted a day before arrest

The policemen had played a key role in cracking a chain-snatching case.

28 Nov 2016 2:15 AM