Man fights off muggers, nabs one after chase

The police reached the spot and took the mugger into custody. Rajanna was admitted to a hospital for his injuries and according to doctors he is out of risk. 

14 hours ago

Consumed drugs? Beware, Bengaluru cops ready to sniff out users

Invoking Section 27(b) of the Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, the police have begun sending those found consuming drugs to jail. 

20 Jul 2019

Ugandan national arrested for ATM skimming in Bengaluru

Two foreign nationals came to the kiosk on a bike. The pillion rider entered the kiosk and tried to take out the skimmer and camera.

19 Jul 2019

Karnataka woman blocks tanker from dumping effluents, saves storm drain

The woman alleged that the nearby factories and tanker operators were responsible for the act while the police looked the other way.

15 Jul 2019

Police yet to crack Bangladeshi migrant case

Legal experts say police investigation is ‘shoddy’ but accused is in judicial custody and cops claim they can’t do much.

15 Jul 2019

Bengaluru jeweller dupes customers of lakhs of rupees, flees

City Market police are on the lookout for a jeweller who is on run after cheating people of huge amounts of money.

13 Jul 2019

Bengaluru's CBD turns into mobile-snatching hub

Police say muggers target people who walk or commute alone and sell these phones in the grey market for easy cash 

12 Jul 2019

'Sleep with anyone for a baby': Bengaluru man harasses wife for property

A man’s promise to his daughter that he would register a commercial building in Jayanagar in her name only after she had a baby, has backfired on the daughter.

10 Jul 2019

Bangladeshi man in Bengaluru held for overstaying

35-year-old Anik Mohammed Iktear Uddinrevealed that he was from Kishoreganj in Bangladesh and had come to the city in 2003 to study law.

07 Jul 2019

Bengaluru man arrested for brutally assaulting seven-year-old stepson

The Bengaluru child helpline received a call saying that a boy was being brutally thrashed by his father every day and that the child was kept locked inside a room.

25 Jun 2019

Thieves put part of Namma Metro Purple Line at risk

With copper, totally 490 metres in length, missing, the entire electrical system powering the trains on the line could have been destroyed, halting Namma Metro services for long hours until repaired.

25 Jun 2019

Neighbours’ brawl over dogs turns nasty in Bengaluru

Shashikala P, a 45-year-old teacher, is a resident of 5th main, C Cross in Byatarayanapura.

21 Jun 2019

Claiming to be messenger of God, FB friend dupes Bengaluru woman of Rs 2.5L

The woman had met the man over Facebook, where he said that he was living in London and that he had been sent by God to help her.

20 Jun 2019

Youth beaten up for giving woman a ‘missed call’

A 28-year-old man was brutally attacked by a group of four people near a park in Hulimavu.

12 Jun 2019

Parents accuse Bengaluru school of locking up their kids over non-payment of fee

Praveena T, the principal, filed a complaint with Girinagar police against Chandru and Latha on June 8.

11 Jun 2019