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January 19, 2020

Traffic diversions on Kamarajar Salai for Republic Day

Chennai traffic police will be implementing certain traffic diversions at Kamarajar Salai from Lighthouse to War memorial in view of Republic Day celebrations and rehearsals for the Republic Day parade. The changes will be effective for four hours (6 a.m. […]

January 16, 2020

Kaanum Pongal: police make security arrangements at Marina

Kaanum Pongal: police make security arrangements at Marina

Ahead of Kaanum Pongal, Chennai city police have made elaborate security arrangements at Marina. This is carried out as thousands of people are expected to visit the beach to celebrate the festival tomorrow. Wooden barricades and watchtowers are installed along […]

January 15, 2020

Police arrest man accused of stabbing to death his friend while drinking

Mylapore police have arrested on Tuesday a 26-year-old resident of Pallakkuma Nagar, Mylapore who is accused of having caused the death of another during a drunken argument. It is said that the two were known to each other and on […]

December 31, 2019

City police place traffic restrictions ahead of New Year

To prevent untoward incidents this New Year, the Chennai City Police has put in place some traffic restrictions at Marina and Kamarajar Salai. Police personnel will be posted on bandobust duty across key points at Marina ‘s service road. Foreshore […]

December 19, 2019

Smart vehicles launched to patrol service road in Marina

Smart vehicles launched to patrol service road in Marina

To improve surveillance in Marina’s service road, two Smart Traffic patrol vehicles have been launched by the Chennai Traffic police. Manufactured by a company called Freego, the vehicle is self-balancing and is equipped with sensors and a siren. Besides providing […]

December 14, 2019

Mylapore traffic police regulate ‘one way’ traffic rule at mada streets

Mylapore traffic police regulate 'one way' traffic rule at mada streets

For the past few days, Mylapore traffic police are stationed at key points around Sri Kapaleeshwarar Temple to see if the ‘one-way’ traffic rule is followed. The rule was introduced to reduce traffic congestion on these streets. Barricades are placed […]

December 1, 2019

Change in Deputy Commissioner of Police for Mylapore zone

Yet another change in the post of Deputy Commissioner of Police of Mylapore zone. Sekar Sanjay who was till last weekend the ADC to the state governor at Raj Bhavan, is taking charge. He takes charge from A. Jayalakshmi who […]

November 19, 2019

Amma Patrol police staff dealing with increasing plaints from girls

Amma Patrol police staff dealing with increasing plaints from girls

A few months ago, the Amma patrol vehicle was launched to ensure the safety of women in neighbourhoods and to address problems they faced or crimes against them. As a part of the patrolling activities, the women police personnel attached […]

November 6, 2019

Highend cameras being set up on Marina for coastal security

Highend cameras being set up on Marina for coastal security

A series of heavy duty as well as standard cameras are being erected all along the Marina, from the Anna Square end to beyond the Light House end. Workers have been working 24×7 this week to get the project done, […]

October 29, 2019

Young man knifed to death in seaside colony

One young man was knifed to death in Nochi Nagar, a colony off the Marina Loop Road this weekend. Police are after three young men who are said to be behind the fatal act of murder. Police said that the […]

October 24, 2019

Notorious gangster from Mylapore arrested

A notorious gangster, ‘Mylapore’ Sivakumar has been arrested by Mylapore police from a hideout in the districts. He is said to be behind a series of murders and had a running battle with another city gangster. A few of his […]

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