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BCom graduate who stole high-end cars by watching YouTube videos arrested in Bengaluru

July 12, 2022 11:12 am

Bengaluru police said Arun Kumar (32) learnt about a tool that helps break car locks through a fellow inmate when he was in prison.

Karnataka: Pratap Reddy appointed new Bengaluru city police commissioner, replaces Kamal Pant

May 16, 2022 9:13 pm

Sources said that Reddy is known for his technical expertise in cracking cases of financial frauds, especially during his stint with the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in Bengaluru and Mumbai. He has also served as the additional commissioner of police in Bengaluru.

We never had them, hacker deceived us: Bengaluru police on Bitcoin ‘disappearance’

November 15, 2021 7:26 am

The police’s central crime branch unit issued the statement on Saturday night in the wake of suspicions of corruption in handling the Bitcoins supposedly found with the hacker in January.

Karnataka: Hindu women abused for travelling in Muslim man's car, two arrested in Dakshina Kannada

October 10, 2021 9:07 pm

The two Hindu women were travelling on a two-wheeler to Moodbidri. Their friend Soudha and her husband Ashraf offered to drop them at the temple since they were also going the same way.

Bengaluru: Gang which grew Hydro Ganja using artificial lights arrested, drugs worth Rs 1 crore seized

September 29, 2021 7:25 am

Upon questioning, the accused confessed that they brought Hydro Cannabis seeds through a dark net and were growing in a villa near Bidadi.

Karnataka: Family imposed Rs 25,000 fine after Dalit boy enters temple in Koppal, 5 held

September 24, 2021 7:04 am

The boy belonged to the Dalit Channdasar community, while the five arrested people are from the upper Ganiga caste. The incident came to light when the Dalit family approached the leaders of the community saying they could not afford to pay the penalty amount.

Former BJP corporator stabbed to death in Bengaluru

June 24, 2021 1:20 pm

Though the former corporator Rekha Kadiresh was rushed to Kempe Gowda Institute of Medical Sciences, she could not be saved, police said, adding that previous enmity was the reason behind the murder.

Bengaluru violence case: Congress councillor Abdul Rakeeb Zakir arrested

December 04, 2020 8:18 am

The arrest of Zakir, a senior councillor, came days after the arrest of former Bengaluru mayor Sampath Raj in connection with the violence. Both Congress leaders are among 64 people accused by the police in a charge sheet filed in October.

Bengaluru violence: NIA arrests 'key conspirator,' conducts searches at 30 locations

September 25, 2020 8:11 am

According to the NIA team camping in the city since it took over the investigation on Tuesday, they have arrested one Sayyed Saddiq Ali, 44, from the city "The accused works as a recovery agent with a bank and was absconding since August 11, immediately after the riots," NIA officials said.

Kamal Pant replaces Bhaskar Rao as new Bengaluru Police Commissioner

August 02, 2020 2:41 am

Incidentally, the newly-appointed Police Commissioner — a 1990 batch Indian Police Service (IPS) officer — took over charge from his batchmate Rao.