The Nagpur Crime Branch is back in the news and this time for nabbing the dreaded criminal called Ambekar and cracking up his gang who have been slapped with acts like MCOCA against him and his gang for chain snatching crime. The Nagpur Crime Branch has played an important role in breaking up their noose for the anti-social elements in the city. The Crime Branch acted tough that further helped to make the crime rate go low in the city.
The Unit 1 to 5 of the Nagpur Crime Branch has been actively chasing up the criminals who have been involved in chain snatching incidents this year. They have been active since Jan 2019 and have become the cause of concern for many. With so many efforts, the Crime Branch was finally able to clamp down the entire group getting the boss of the gang on which more than 450 criminal cases were registered including murder and attempt to murder along with chain snatching property-related disputes and so on.
The Crime Branch also collected around Rs 3.72 crore and thus got the group with the highest registered detection rate with 46% in crimes like chain snatching that are related between the years 2014 and 2019. The year 2019 saw its first case under the act of MCOCA for chain snatching gang, which has been masterminded by Swaroop Lokhande. Besides, there have been several other cases, which have been registered against the criminals. All thanks to the Crime Branch that led the show.