Mangaluru City Police completes its 100th phone-in programme

Saturday, January 5th, 2019

Mangaluru : The Mangaluru City Police Commissionerate’s phone-in programme, compleated its 100th edition at Commissioner’s Office here, on Friday. Speaking on the occaison, Commissioner of Police T R Suresh said the phone-in programme was being held for the last two years. The programme was initiated by the then Commissioner of Police Chandrasekhar in order to address […]

‘Delay in DL suspension nullifies action against errant drivers’

Saturday, March 10th, 2018

Mangaluru: The efforts of Mangaluru City Police to rein in erring private bus drivers go in vain, as the Transport Department does not act immediately upon its recommendation to suspend driving licences and permits, said Police Commissioner T.R. Suresh. It takes about three months for the transport department to order suspension of the driving licence […]

Police nab known associate of Rashid Malbari

Saturday, October 14th, 2017
Mahamad shameer

Mangaluru: Personnel of anti-rowdy squad of north sub-division of Mangaluru city police on Friday arrested an associate of sharpshooter Rashid Malbari from Kabaka village in Puttur taluk. Acting on a tip off, the squad headed by police inspector Rafeeq K M carried out the arrest of Muhammad Shameer, 27, a known rowdy sheeter in Panambur […]

BJP leaders booked for violating the prohibitory orders in Mangaluru

Friday, September 8th, 2017

Mangaluru: Mangaluru city police registered case against 200 BJP workers as they allegedly interfered with the duty of the police personnel during Mangaluru Chalo protest rally organised by BJP Yuva Morcha in Mangaluru city on Thursday. The party workers reportedly broke the glasses of the window of a KSRTC bus by which the arrested protesters […]

MCP to conduct a drive against smoking in public places : T.R. Suresh

Saturday, July 1st, 2017

Mangaluru : The Mangaluru city police will shortly carry out a series of drives against smoking in public places and sale of cigarettes near educational institutions. Answering a grievance during the weekly phone-in programme on Friday, Police Commissioner T.R. Suresh said the city police will carry a special drive to enforce provisions of the Cigarettes […]

Mangaluru City police invoke Goonda Act against 2 notorious criminals

Saturday, February 11th, 2017

Mangaluru: Mangaluru city police have invoked Goonda Act against to city based notorious criminals Rohidas alias Akashbhavan Sharan alias Sharan (32), and Raheem alias Chappe Tanni Raheem (37). Akashbhavan Sharan is accused in 17 serious criminal offences including murder, rape, robbery and others. He is also a close ally of underworld criminal Vicky Shetty. Sharan […]

Two youths from Gadag arrested with stolen bike in Mangaluru

Saturday, February 4th, 2017

Mangaluru: Mangaluru City police arrest two youths from Gadag while trying to sale a stolen motor bike near KSRTC bus stand on Friday morning. The two youths have identified as Suresh Bhajantri (21) son of Shivappa and Ramanna’s son Phakiresh Eligera (23). Both are from Parasapura village located in Shirahatti taluk of Gadag district. The […]

Mangaluru city police gets 25 new patrolling vehicles

Friday, January 13th, 2017
police car

Mangaluru: Mangaluru police’s strength has been boosted with new 25 Maruti Ertiga patrolling vehicles. Home Minister Dr G Parameshwar launched the new vehicles on Thursday at Mangaluru police commissioner’s office. “The response time during emergency has been reduced to five minutes. It will help the police to respond in a quick time. Vehicles are equipped […]

Using digital display board to get message across

Saturday, January 7th, 2017
digital display board

Mangaluru: The Mangaluru City police began to use a mobile digital display board for exhibiting videos of crime prevention in different parts of the city from Friday. City-based Nomadic Media Technologies is providing this facility for the police. The firm has provided a mini-truck mounted with an LED screen for screening videos related to crime prevention […]

Mangaluru: Cops launch Gruha Suraksha service

Monday, December 26th, 2016

Mangaluru: The Dakshina Kannada district police, along with Mangaluru City Police have launched ‘Gruha Suraksha’, a new service for the people. The service aims to ensure safety of locked houses while the occupants may be away on a vacation. Dakshina Kannada Superintendent of Police Bhushan Gulabrao Borase who has come up with this idea while […]