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Tamil Nadu Police


SC seeks response of TN police on DMK MP's plea seeking quashing of FIR against him

March 12, 2021 3:10 pm

On February 22, the Madras High Court had dismissed the R S Bharathi's plea to quash the case, observing that he prima facie "humiliated and insulted" people belonging to the Scheduled Caste community.

19-year-old kills cousin who attempted to rape her

January 04, 2021 12:19 pm

Holding the woman at knifepoint, the man had attempted to sexually assault her. The woman later pushed the man who had been in an inebriated state, stabbed him with his knife which had fallen off and ran away.

Police brutality against vulnerable demands a George Floyd moment in India

July 04, 2020 8:45 am

Thousands of white people are on the streets of Europe and the US, supporting black people in their demands, saying, “No Justice, No Peace”. Can we hope the Indian majority classes and governments will follow suit?

Wounds, beating leading to dialysis: Cases pour in about Tamil Nadu police stations

July 01, 2020 11:17 am

A source at the Madras High Court said it had received complaints as well as physical evidence regarding torture of around a dozen victims.

Two weeks ago, several alleged torture by same Tamil Nadu police officers, 1 died

June 29, 2020 7:03 am

The report names Sub-Inspectors Balakrishnan and Raghu Ganesh as having led the torture, with Inspector Sridhar playing “an active role” and urging them on. The same three officers are named in the deaths of Jeyaraj and Bennix, and have been suspended.

Tamil Nadu cop killed in revenge attack for terror arrests

January 11, 2020 7:09 am

Wilson (57) was shot dead around 9.30 pm Wednesday at a checkpost near Kaliyakkavilai in Tamil Nadu — his body had stab injuries, too. Police identified the accused from CCTV footage as Shamim and Thowfic (27), both from Kanyakumari.

Tamil Nadu IPS officer acquitted in 2013 IPL betting case

December 21, 2019 5:38 pm

Kumar had maintained that he had been unnecessarily implicated in the case with an "intention of silencing him from probing the IPL betting scandal."

Minor out to celebrate birthday gangraped, 4 held: Tamil Nadu Police

December 01, 2019 7:08 am

“The girl told her mother about the incident the next day, and a complaint was filed at an all-women police station,” the officer said. A special team was on the hunt for the accused over the last three days.

Notorious gangster, Manikandan, gunned down by Chennai Police

September 25, 2019 4:28 pm

Of the 28 cases filed against gangster Manikandan, eight of them were murder cases and 12 of them were attempt-to-murder cases.

Accident leads to caste clashes in Tamil Nadu

August 27, 2019 3:08 am

Following the accident, the vehicle was torched by a mob and the owner had to take shelter in a nearby police station.