Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

Karnataka Police


In Karnataka, portable fingerprint scanners help police crack down on crime

September 17, 2022 9:27 am

A pocket-friendly scanner linked to a mobile phone app and a central database of fingerprints enables police officials to conduct on-the-spot checks of the criminal history of a suspicious individual.

Karnataka govt reserves 79 posts for transgender persons in armed police

September 14, 2022 10:00 am

The recruitment drive to fill up constable posts will end on October 31. 

Karnataka police issue Look Out Circular against seer accused of sexual assault

September 01, 2022 9:22 pm

Notably, Shivamurthy Sharanaru spent Thursday inside the mutt premises and also met devotees in the evening. The police have provided protection to the Chitradurga mutt where he is staying.

Karnataka police arrest two more for BJP youth leader Praveen Nettaru’s murder

August 09, 2022 7:27 am

With the arrest of Abid Navoor (22) and Mohammed Noufal (28), the number of arrests in the case rose to six although the main killers remained elusive.

Deceased contractor’s wife writes to Karnataka Governor, says accused minister influencing probe

July 17, 2022 7:05 am

The contractor, before he was found dead at a lodge, had accused minister K S Eshwarappa and his men of asking for 40% commission to clear his bills.

Karnataka PSI recruitment scam: Arrested IPS officer sent to judicial custody for 14 days

July 16, 2022 6:50 am

Earlier, the CID had reported to the court that it had been provided the password to access the smartphone of IPS officer Amrit Paul but the phone was found to have been formatted

Karnataka PSI scam: HC flags slow probe; police say IPS officer deleted phone data

July 15, 2022 8:55 am

The probe, however, is “on track”, the agency said, informing the court the Director General of Police, CID, P S Sandhu, is monitoring the investigation “personally”.

From extortion to returning favours: How cops helped each other to rig PSI recruitment exam

July 14, 2022 4:47 pm

A chargesheet filed by the CID at a local court in Kalaburagi on July 5 reveals the network of extortion and who helped whom to carry out the PSI recruitment scam.

Karnataka police exam scam: HC seeks forensic report on tampering of answer sheets

July 08, 2022 9:27 am

In Bengaluru, candidates wrote the PSI recruitment exams at multiple centres and their OMR sheets were modified at the police recruitment cell, the CID investigation has found.

Karnataka police to destroy drugs worth Rs 25.6 crore to mark Drug Abuse Day

June 26, 2022 7:15 am

Director General of Police (DGP) Praveen Sood said a total of 21 tonne of narcotics seized will be destroyed with due procedure and permission from the courts.