Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Crime

Myanmar-Bangladesh ‘Border Guard Diplomacy’ strengthens ties

Border Guard Bangladesh in a top-level meeting with their Myanmar counterpart Border Guard Police on Thursday called for maintaining peace and curbing trans-boundary crime. In the meeting held in Myanmar’s capital, Naypyidaw, the Bangladeshi side also urged building mutual trust...

Police caution citizens against cyber frauds, crime

Nagaland police have once against urged the citizens to be alert about the various cyber frauds and crime prevalent in the state.Advising the public to remain vigilant and careful at all times, Nagaland police PRO cited one recent fraud—phishing...

Odisha youth tied to scooter, dragged on streets for not paying borrowed money

 In a bizarre incident, a youth in Odisha's Cuttack city was tied to a scooter and dragged on the busy streets over non-payment of borrowed money, police said on Monday. A video of the incident has gone viral on social...

Case against Rajasthan doc for cruelty towards dog

A case of animal cruelty has been registered against a Jodhpur-based famous doctor after a video of a dog, tied to his car, running on the streets went viral on social media. The video triggered a barrage of comments from...

2 cab drivers arrested in Bengaluru for raping woman

Two cab drivers were arrested in Bengaluru for raping a 25-year-old woman in the pretext of dropping her home, police said on Saturday. The arrested were identified as Akshilesh from Ballary and Deepu from Hassan. According to the police, the incident...

Significant rise in crime against women, children in 2021: NCRB data

Crime against women and children witnessed a significant rise in 2021 over the previous year. As per the latest data released by the National Crime Records Bureau, a total of 4,28,278 cases of crime against women were registered during...

Man sentenced to 20-year RI for sodomising mentally-retarded minor

A POCSO court in Jaisalmer has sentenced a man to 20-year rigorous imprisonment on charges of sodomising a mentally-retarded minor. In its order on Tuesday, the court also imposed a Rs 25,000 fine on Shravan Ram alias Samaram. Jaisalmer SP Bhanwar...

NGO owner gets woman gang-raped, forces her into prostitution

The Karnataka Police have arrested the owner of an NGO and her two associates on charges of forcing a 25-year-old woman into a flesh trade and getting her gang-raped, police said on Sunday. The arrested persons have been identified as...

Inspired by crime web series, Gujarat teenager buys weapon; lands in juvenile home

A 14-year-old boy landed in a juvenile home after the police caught him with a country-made revolver in this Gujarat city, sources said on Saturday. Pratham (name changed), a resident of Pandesara area in Surat city, is said to have...

Police arrest 9 for kidnapping woman from her home

Police have arrested nine men associated with a 15-member gang for kidnapping a woman from her house in Tamil Nadu's Mayiladuthurai. Six of the accused are currently absconding. The 23-year-old woman, who was kidnapped on Tuesday night by the gang...