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Criminal Investigation Department

The Crime Investigation Department (CID) is the branch of all Territorial police forces within the British Police and many other Commonwealth police forces, to which plain clothes detectives belong. It is thus distinct from the Uniformed Branch and the Special Branch.

Andhra Pradesh

Key People

  • CID Additional DG - T Krishna Prasad


CID receives intimation from CBI that Interpol had issued a red corner notice on Rajya Sabha member KVP Ramachandra Rao in the titanium bribery case. According to CID Additional DG, the RCN was not accompanied by a warrant to arrest. Apr 25, 2014

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New York City Police Delegation Praises ADP Security System
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In a Press Conference Held Today: Saif bin Zayed Reveals Criminal Details that HH Described as “A Slap to Humanity”
On Thursday, Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, said the security and police forces arrested the suspected “Niqabi” woman for the brutal murder of the American teacher, I. R. (47 years)

Saif bin Zayed Attends Signing of Agreement between MoI and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, recently attended the signing ceremony of an agreement between the Ministry of Interior and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Chief Minister Jayalalitha announces Rs.3 lakh compensation to the family of Umamaheswari
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Visa in Delhi to Combat Electronic Payment Frauds
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Swami Nityananda calls for CBI probe into 'unnatural sex' allegations
Self-proclaimed godman Swami Nityananda has claimed he was being 'framed' in a sex-related case and demanded a CBI probe to unravel the 'truth'.

CPI(M) leader Sushanto Ghosh released from Kolkata jail
Jailed Communist Party of India (CPI-M) leader Sushanto Ghosh, was released from the Alipore Central Jail here on Tuesday, six months after he was arrested on a charge of seven skeletons being recovered from near his ancestral house in West Midnapore.

Tamil Nadu police recovers two antique idols in Chennai
Sleuths of the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of Tamil Nadu Police have recovered two antique metal idols from two smugglers.

Uttar Pradesh CID to submit status report on Lakhimpur case today
The crime branch of the Uttar Pradesh Criminal Investigation Department (CID) will on Friday submit its report on the status of the probe into the murder and alleged rape of a minor girl within the compound of Nighasan police station in Lakhimpur District.

Relatives of jailed MLA ask Mayawati to intervene in Banda rape case
Relatives and supporters of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MLA Purushottam Naresh Dwivedi, who is currently in prison on charges of raping a minor Dalit girl on Monday asked Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati to intervene into the matter, and said that the complaint against him is a conspiracy.

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