Archive for the Crime, Law & Order Category

January 26, 2021

Traffic movement on Marina road to be restricted on Jan.27 morning

Traffic movement on Marina road to be restricted on Jan.27 morning

Traffic movement is to be restricted again on the Marina beach road on January 27 in connection with the inauguration of the the memorial/mausoleum to former chief minister J. Jayalalaithaa over her grave on the Marina. Vehicles from the Adyar […]

January 25, 2021

Two crimes reported recently

Two crimes have been reported from Mylapore zone over the past few days. The latest took place on Saturday. An elderly maid walking down Royapettah High Road was stopped by a man, convinced to hop across to a nearby apartment […]

January 17, 2021

Police patrols on Marina keep off visitors

Police patrols on Marina keep off visitors

Only small numbers of people were seen hanging around the Marina beach this weekend since it was out of bounds for the Pongal holidays weekend in line with pandemic time regulations. The police were posted all over the beach side […]

December 31, 2020

Police ask people not to congregate at beach tonight

Police will take charge of the Kamaraj Salai ( Marina beach road) and the access road to the Marina later this evening to discourage people from gathering here to celebrate the new year. Police said they would come down on […]

December 26, 2020

Marina will be no-go zone for New Year revellers this year

Marina will be no-go zone for New Year revellers this year

The police have put up flex banners on barricades along the pavement of the Marina alerting people to the order that people will not be allowed to visit or gather on the roads off the beach for New Year celebrations. […]

December 26, 2020

This conwoman is at your door as staff of your local gas agency. Targets seniors.

This conwoman is at your door as staff of your local gas agency. Targets seniors.

Here is a con-job doing the rounds of the neighbourhood. The Muthukrishnans of Alwarpet were the recent victims. The trickster takes on the garb of a cooking gas agency technician, well dressed, ID card hanging round her neck and clutching […]

December 10, 2020

Mylapore All Women Police Station gets children-friendly spaces

Mylapore All Women Police Station gets children-friendly spaces

With colourful walls and a variety of cartoon images, the All Women Police Station at Kutchery Road, Mylapore bears a fresh look now. In an effort to make it children-friendly, the station’s walls have recently been re-painted with bright colours. […]

December 3, 2020

Conmen target seniors, some act like bank reps

Conmen target seniors, some act like bank reps

There seems to be a few conmen who have been calling up people, generally seniors saying they work for banks and trying to extract personal security information. This has been the experience of a few Mylaporeans. One Mylaporean says he […]

November 27, 2020

Mylapore police arrest two, seize 22 kg of ganja

Mylapore police arrest two, seize 22 kg of ganja

On Thursday (Nov. 26), Mylapore police arrested two persons at Nadukuppam in Marina for allegedly transporting ganja from Andhra Pradesh and supplying it to drug peddlers at various parts of the city. They also seized 22 kg of ganja from […]

November 23, 2020

Police, locals rescue drowning man from Adyar river

Police, locals rescue drowning man from Adyar river

On Monday (Nov. 23) morning, the Adyar police along with Malligaipoo Nagar residents rescued a man from drowning in the Adyar river off the Thiru Vi Ka bridge, in R. A. Puram. Police said that the man had accidentally slipped […]

November 22, 2020

Boozing on pavement of P. S. Sivaswami Salai irks residents

Boozing on pavement of P. S. Sivaswami Salai irks residents

Residents living on the section of P. S. Sivaswami Salai that runs from the roundabout outside Ramakrishna Mission Students Home to Royapettah High Road say that the pavement corners are used by people to drink liquor at night. They say […]

November 18, 2020

Theft reported at church in Luz

A theft at Our Lady of Light Church in Luz has been reported and case filed at the Mylapore Police station on Tuesday. The priest at the church has reported that the hundial inside the church was tampered with and […]

November 12, 2020

Police patrol vans now stationed at specific places daily to receive people’s complaints

Police patrol vans now stationed at specific places daily to receive people's complaints

Chennai City police commissioner, Mahesh Aggarwal recently has asked his police personnel ┬áserving at all police stations to park their patrol cars at important places in each zone and accept complaints from the public on the spot and then formally […]

November 9, 2020

Mylapore police get a new open air space to walk

Mylapore police get a new open air space to walk

Policemen at Mylapore Police station now have a new open air space to walk. The station’s terrace has recently been re-painted and is lined with potted plants. An 8 shaped pattern is also painted on its ground to facilitate walking. […]

October 27, 2020

Mylapore Police Station makes new arrangement to prevent virus spread

Mylapore Police Station makes new arrangement to prevent virus spread

Mylapore Police Station has made a new arrangement to prevent virus spread at its premises. The reception desk that used to be inside this station has been shifted to its portico. A glass guard is also fixed on it. Says […]

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