Archive for the Crime, Law & Order Category

May 22, 2019

City Police deny permission to party to hold public meet on Godse

Chennai City Police have denied permission for a public meeting which was to have speakers talk on Gandhiji’s assassin, Godse. Thanthai Periyar Dravida Kazhagam had applied to the police to hold this public meeting in Mylapore on Sunday but police […]

April 25, 2019

Terror attacks in Sri Lanka: Mylapore police ask local churches to be alert

Following the series of terror attacks in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, Mylapore Police have asked local churches to be alert. On April 24 morning, a meeting took place at the office of Deputy Commissioner of Police at Kutchery Road.¬†Assistant […]

March 29, 2019

Police shocked at van serving cash at local ATMs moving around without proper documents

Searches of vehicles which police undertake during the run-up to elections can show up dark sides of people or of sloppy work ethics. On Thursday night, when Mylapore police at work at the junction of Indian Bank at North Mada […]

March 25, 2019

Police detain woman who raised ruckus after being fined for traffic violation

A woman who claimed to be an advocate and a junior of a senior lawyer was detained by Mylapore police after she raised a ruckus when she was stopped for a traffic violation. Police at Mylapore say the woman later […]

March 9, 2019

Accident on Alwarpet flyover on Saturday late evening

A man was found lying on the flyover, knocked down in an accident on Saturday evening at about 8 p.m. Traffic kept slowing down for some 15 minutes because the man was lying sprawled on the flyover road, some people […]

February 16, 2019

Panguni Festival: Police to use help of CCTV cameras to check offences

Panguni Festival: Police to use help of CCTV cameras to check offences

Mylapore Police have started taking precautionary measures to ensure public safety is maintained during the annual Panguni Festival of Sri Kapali Temple. This festival which draws huge numbers of people is scheduled to take place from March 11 this year. […]

January 30, 2019

Conpeople steal dresses at Alwarpet boutique

A boutique in Alwarpet’s C. P. Ramaswamy Road had complained to Abiramapuram police that a group of shoppers stole a bunch of dresses on the pretext of shopping. The theft took place top of this week. CCTV visuals show two […]

December 18, 2018

Sri Kapali Temple idols case; arrested officer given bail

Arrested HR&CE officer N. Thirumagal was given conditional bail by a magistrate;s court in Kumbakonam on Monday ; she has to sign daily at a police station in Tiruchi till the court decides on this case. She was arrested for […]

December 17, 2018

Senior officer of temples dept. arrested in Sri Kapali Temple idols swapping case

The Additional Commissioner of HR&CE ¬†department which manages all state temples and its lands, N. Thirumagal was arrested in the city on Sunday by the TN Idol Wing Police for what it said was her involvement in the swapping of […]

November 26, 2018

Senior citizen conned; loses gold ring, large amount of cash

A senior citizen of Mylapore was conned by a bunch of men on the weekend and lost his gold ring and Rs.44,000 in cash. The man is said to have withdrawn cash from a bank and was walking home when […]

November 20, 2018

Harassment by transgenders: social media news remains grey but causes a lot of buzz

This is a story that fueled social media the past fortnight but remained in the grey zone all through. It relates to alleged harassment by a bunch of transgenders at Thirumylai MRTS rail station. Messages zipped across social media saying […]

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