January 06, 2022 5:04 pm
🔴 Mangaluru city police commissioner N Shashi Kumar said that PSI Rosamma has been suspended in connection with a POCSO case that was reported last year in July.
November 21, 2021 10:47 am
While one chargesheet was filed with the court and the accused’s counsel, the other was given to the public prosecutor and the complainant’s counsel, wherein material facts were allegedly omitted.
October 25, 2021 3:52 am
The initiative was taken with a vision to make the “best interest of children paramount during planning and management of the city,” and the mission to set the city on course to “becoming child friendly, evolved, adopted, implemented and monitored by administration.”
July 28, 2021 7:17 am
The police said that on the pretext of giving her food, the addict took the girl to a forest area and raped her. The girl, who has been admitted to a hospital, has not suffered any major injuries.
March 21, 2021 7:05 pm
The applicant was arrested on August 6, 2016, and a chargesheet was filed in due course.
February 04, 2021 1:14 am
The incident occurred near Gadhuproda village on January 29, but came into light on Tuesday.
January 30, 2021 11:28 pm
The POCSO Act was enacted in 2012 as a special Act to deal with child sexual abuse. It is a gender neutral law with regard to child victims and the accused, who can be booked under it, unlike Section 354 of the IPC that is specifically for woman victims.
January 27, 2021 2:03 pm
Saying that Section 8 of POCSO provides for stringent punishment of five years’ of rigorous imprisonment (RI), the High Court observed that “stricter proof and serious allegations are required”.
August 22, 2019 12:09 pm
The case was registered at Kadamtala police station in North Tripura on September 27, 2018 and a chargesheet was submitted to the court on March 24 this year. After five months of trial, the accused has been found guilty.
June 26, 2018 7:34 am
The Bombay High Court rejected a petition filed by a man — accused of molesting a girl — who had asked for the report of the probation officer before the Special POCSO Court announces its verdict in the case.
June 22, 2020 7:07 pm