Mangaluru : Six get life term, Rs 3,000 fine for murdering 21-year-old youth

Tuesday, November 5th, 2019

Mangaluru : The fourth additional district and sessions court judge Ramalinge Gowda awarded life imprisonment and a fine of Rs 3,000 each to six persons for the murder of Melrick D’Souza, 21. Melrick was hacked to death by a gang of five, on December 25, 2017 at 1.10am, in retaliation to an attempt to murder […]

Police chasing and arrest a thief in Udupi : valuables recovered

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019

Udupi : Policemen on patrol duty, chased a man who attempted to escape from being questioned and was facing an allegation of domestic theft and arrested him near Diana Theatre on Monday morning October 21. The policemen were on patrol duty near Kukkikatte Railway Bridge when they noticed the accused. The accused is identified as […]

One injured in explosion at Hubballi railway station

Monday, October 21st, 2019

Hubballi : A man was injured in an explosion at Hubballi Railway Station in north Karnataka on Monday, police said. The blast occurred when he picked an unclaimed parcel at the station, a major junction where headquarters of the South Western Railway Zone is located. “Due to the explosion, one person was injured and a […]

Police to restrict speed of rash-riding by delivery boys in city

Saturday, August 24th, 2019
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Mangaluru : The police are planning to restrict the speed of rash-riding by delivery boys of online food aggregators in the city. Following a complaint during the weekly phone-in programme here on Friday, Police Commissioner P.S. Harsha said that it has been proposed to restrict the speed limit to 40 kmph for them. “We will […]

U T Khader said, “Media needs to ensure source before publishing news”

Tuesday, August 20th, 2019

Mangaluru : U T Khader said, “Media needs to clarify the source before publishing any kind of sensitive news and avoid creating confusion among people.” He was speaking with regards to the Beltangady satellite call and arrest issue. Addressing media here on Tuesday August 20, U T Khader further said, “National security is supreme and […]

Police to keep eye on online food delivery personnel

Saturday, March 16th, 2019
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Mangaluru : The City Traffic Police will act sternly against online food delivery personnel violating traffic rules in their pursuit to deliver the food quickly, said City Police Commissioner Sandeep Patil on Friday. Before the action, the police would call the respective operational heads of the online food delivery platforms asking them to inform their […]

Police to start stern action against tinted glass cars

Saturday, March 2nd, 2019
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Mangaluru : The Mangaluru City Traffic Police will launch another special drive against tinted glasses on cars, and vehicles plying without registration plates, said Police Commissioner Sandeep Patil on Friday. Responding to a caller who complained about a vehicle with heavily tinted glass moving around in Urwa Market during his first phone-in here, Mr. Patil […]

Goons in police dress out to rob citizens

Wednesday, December 26th, 2018

Mangaluru: Criminal characters on December 25, Tuesday robbed senior citizens of their gold chains in three separate incidents in Udupi and Dakshina Kannada. The suspects approached Venkatramana Acharya in Ambagilu near the fish market, claiming to be policemen. They claimed that robbery in the locality was on the rise. They requested Acharya to remove the […]

Police nab a notorious cattle thief

Friday, December 21st, 2018

Karkala: A notorious cattle thief has been nabbed by the police team led by Circle inspector Hal Murthi Rao on Thursday, Dec 20. The arrested is allegedly involved in the Mudradi cattle theft case and also in a case of attempt to assault a policemen on duty at Someshwar. Mohammed Sharif alias Military Sharif (44), […]

Police uncover illegal transaction of over 2 crore

Tuesday, November 6th, 2018

Mangaluru: The city police have stumbled upon an alleged illegal transaction of more than ₹2 crore in cash, following the arrest of two persons allegedly involved in the kidnapping of an employee of a jewellery firm. The victim had come to the city with the cash. Police Commissioner T.R. Suresh, at a press conference here […]