Archive for the Crime, Law & Order Category

May 24, 2017

Conmen make off with jewellery of Mandaveli resident

A Mandaveli resident lost her jewellery to a set of conmen recently. She and a few others seem to have fallen victim to the guiles of this gang of criminals in recent days. The woman was walking on the road […]

May 23, 2017

Foreshore Estate police double up after victim of crime raises her tale of woe

A San Thome resident claims there was a delay in registration of complaint of chain snatching by a local police station. The police later responded to her plaint after the media reported her tale of woe. Jamuna Rani, a resident […]

May 8, 2017

Alert: string of phone and chain-snatching cases in Alwarpet

At least two cases of smartphone-snatching crimes have been reported in the south side of TTK Road since last weekend. In one case, bike-borne youth swung close to a young woman who was holding a iPhone in her hand, yanked […]

May 8, 2017

Auto driver who attempted to kidnap a student arrested

The autorickshaw driver, 42 year old K. Gunasekaran, who attempted to kidnap a girl at San Thome High Road on Wednesday, May 3, was arrested by Mylapore Police yesterday. The police, who had acquired footage from CCTV cameras, found out […]

March 20, 2017

Panguni fest: police officer seeks suggestions on people management

Deputy Commissioner of Police V. Balakrishnan is open to suggestions from Mylaporeans on how the law and order management and crowd management can be improved for the annual Panguni festival of Sri Kapali Temple, Mylapore which starts in early April. […]

March 18, 2017

Two die in ghastly road accident in R. A. Puram

In a ghastly car accident that took place at about 1.30 a.m. on Saturday morning near Dr Ambedkar Memorial in R A Puram, young professional car-racing driver Ashwin Sundar and his wife, Nivedita died on the spot.

March 8, 2017

DCP intends to set up women police teams to address child sexual abuse cases

Mylapore police zone’s DCP, V. Balakrishnan has outlined a few events in his patch to mark International Women’s Day. The day will start with an ‘awareness meeting on child sexual abuse for the girl children of the CSI School for […]

March 8, 2017

Alwarpet doctor-professor gets trapped in loan deal, languishes in jail in UP

A professor of medicine who resides in Alwarpet is said to be in a Uttar Pradesh jail after falling in a trap caused by his money-borrowing act. Now, his wife has asked the state’s home secretary to help ensure the […]

March 1, 2017

Car driven by film director hits auto in Alwarpet

A car driven by film director Soundarya Rajinikant rammed into a stationary auto on Murrays Gate Road in Alwarpet on Tuesday morning. The driver was hurt, sustaining small injuries and the auto was badly damaged. It is said Dhanush, Soundarya’s […]

February 20, 2017

One dies, the other seriously injured as duo on bike hit Alwarpet flyover railing, fall to the road below

One person died and another is in a serious state in a hospital after the two who were on a motorbike were thrown over the Alwarpet flyover railings when the bike hit it as they took a sharp bend here. […]

January 29, 2017

Police issue ban on meetings, demos on Marina: visitors, families can be here though

Meetings, demonstrations, campaigns and group get together have been banned on the Marina by city police. Section 144 of the CrPC Act has been promulgated. This order covers the beach zone till Foreshore Estate. Police said that the ban is […]

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