conmen

Mangaluru man offered data entry job, ends up losing Rs 1.38 crore to conmen

A Mangaluru-based man lost over Rs 1.38 crore to conmen, who allegedly offered him a job of data entry.

published on : 17th August 2019

Conman poses as 'Swamiji', swindles Bengaluru woman out of gold chain, cash, phone 

 A fake swamiji made away with a gold chain, mobile phone and Rs 1,000 from a woman in Balepet, a few days back.

published on : 29th June 2019

Mastermind of Kanchi gold heist where a gang posed as CID robbed Rs 11 crore worth jewellery, arrested

The arrested S Vinoth, 33 of Mylapore, worked as a computer operator at the jewellery shop and chalked out the plan for the gang to execute the robbery, police said. 

published on : 11th May 2019

Lottery firm dupes 4,000 in Gadag

A lottery company in Naragund allegedly duped its depositors, forcing them to raid its owner’s house and hand him over to the police.

published on : 7th May 2019

Attention diversion conmen on the prowl again in Bengaluru

 Miscreants indulging in attention diversion to steal valuables is rampant in the city these days. Gangs involved in this type of crime have been active again in the last one month.

published on : 20th March 2019

Beware of conmen collecting money claiming to represent us: Infosys Foundation

Infosys also requested the public to alert police and write to the foundation if they have information about such fraudsters.

published on : 22nd February 2019

Karnataka minister's clerk collected Rs 25.76 lakh from 4 civil contractors: Police

The seizure of cash from the clerk attached to a minister's office has snowballed into a major controversy with the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party.

published on : 8th January 2019