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Goa Police launches awareness drive to combat drug, alcohol menace

On Sunday Dr. Rajesh Patil, a laparoscopic surgeon from Goa Medical College who has presented a paper on alcoholism spoke to children of classes eight to ten — and made them aware of the various illnesses one could contract due to substance abuse.

Woman found murdered in South Goa, two held

After strangulating her to death, the accused, along with his accomplice, transported her body and dumped it in the forest area near Rivona village, he said.


Goa DGP defends 'Traffic Sentinel' scheme for citizens to report traffic offences

Tourism industry stakeholders have said the scheme is detrimental to the sector, and local residents have been protesting against the "sentinels" intruding their privacy. Both ruling and opposition MLAs have said the scheme can be misused.

Court asks Goa Police to inquire into Kejriwal's bribe remark

During a series of election rallies in Goa between January 7-8, Kejriwal had reportedly appealed to voters to "accept money from the Congress and BJP candidates, but vote for the AAP".

US tourist lauds Goa police for arresting molester, invokes #MeToo

The victim was molested by one Isidore Fernandes, 44, a resident of Anjuna, when he was ferrying her on his motorcycle taxi during the Republic Day weekend in Goa

Strict action against policemen involved in criminal acts, says Manohar Parrikar

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday informed the House that strict action will be taken against policemen involved in criminal acts like child abuse or are found drinking on duty. Parrikar said any policeman involved in child abuse, sexual acts, drinking on duty and encouraging use of drugs will not be spared by the […]


Four family members held for confining woman in room for 15 years in Goa

Police claimed that the woman was confined in the room for nearly 15 years and she had no connection with the outside world. Based on the information provided by the NGO 'Bailancho Saad', a team from the Women's Police Station last evening raided the house and made the arrests.

Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane heckled, Police files FIR against two women

The police have for now registered the complaint filed by Sharad Chopdekar, personal security officer of Rane under sections 352 (assault), 353 (preventing government servant from discharge of duty), 504 (breach of peace), read along with relevant sections of the Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act 1971

Police bust 'VIP' prostitution ring in Goa, arrest ringleader

In the ring leader's phone contact list, Goa Police claim to have found names of several famed upcoming Bollywood actresses, along with 'VIP' customers.

Arrested terror suspect, son of retired Army officer, was collecting bomb blasts info: ATS

"The police have managed to decode the emails and documents of accused Sameer Sardana and has found that he was collecting information about past bomb blasts in the country," a senior ATS official told PTI.