Sunday, Jan 29, 2023

Bengaluru crime


Unknown women's bodies at Bengaluru railway stations: Investigation at dead end, police looking at similar cases in other states

January 25, 2023 6:50 am

The railway police have obtained little or no clues from the limited CCTV footage available at the Yeshwanthpur and Byappanahalli railway stations where the bodies were found.

Software engineer ‘forces’ wife to have sex with friends, arrested

December 12, 2022 7:53 am

A police officer from the Sampigehalli police station said the couple has a child and so they initially tried to pacify them but when the accused continued to trouble the woman, they arrested him. 

Live-in partner kills woman in Bengaluru, held: Police

November 30, 2022 9:02 pm

The accused suspect the woman having affairs with other men and during a fight, he allegedly smashed her head against a wall leading to her death.

Karnataka: Municipality council’s V-P's son among 3 held for taking loans against fake gold ornaments

November 24, 2022 3:56 pm

When the bank staff showed the ornament to their appraiser, it was revealed that the yellow metal produced by one of the accused was only 9 per cent pure.

With rise in phone snatching cases, Bengaluru Police mulls IMEI block system

August 24, 2022 9:36 am

Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime) Raman Gupta said Bengaluru will be the “third city after Delhi and Mumbai to use a system to block IMEI numbers of stolen phones”.

Bengaluru school booked for functioning ‘illegally’ clarifies it is waiting for approval

July 15, 2022 8:57 am

An FIR was registered against Orchids International School Monday, following a police complaint registered by Block Education Officer (BEO) Ramesh V.

Bengaluru: Despite recent daylight murders, police data suggest no spurt in gang crimes

September 17, 2021 10:31 am

Police officers blame the ability of persons accused in gang-linked crimes to obtain bail easily from local courts as one of the reasons for the perpetration of murders linked to rowdies in the city.

Bengaluru couple’s murder: Cops crack case, arrest four, including former tenant

August 25, 2021 7:53 am

Bengaluru couple’s murder: Three cups left on a table had raised suspicion during the investigation that more than one person was involved

Family of Siddi man found dead in Bengaluru lake suspect foul play

December 05, 2020 9:43 am

Sanju, the deceased’s uncle, said, “Shimav had no reason to kill himself. I got his mobile phone from one of his friends only to find that all the data had been erased.”

68-year-old priest arrested for raping minor girl in Bengaluru

November 27, 2020 8:23 am

The priest had seen the girl playing outside a temple and allegedly lured her by promising to give sweets. He took her to his daughter' house, which is adjacent to the temple, and raped her.