Kochi-based company loses Rs 41.8 lakh to cybercrime
A similar fraud was reported in Aluva in January in which a spices extract manufacturing company lost Rs 45 lakh to Bihar-based cyber fraudsters.
03 Jun 2023
Kochi man duped of Rs 1.9 lakh after trying to buy liquor online
“People should know that there are several websites created by fraudsters and the numbers given on these websites pop up when searching for contact numbers for any service-related purpose.
29 May 2023
Many fall prey to cyber fraudsters offering fake online rating work in Kerala
One recent incident involved a woman from Thiruvananthapuram who fell victim to this scheme, losing over Rs 22.55 lakh.
22 May 2023
Officers don purdah, play auto-driver to nab ‘sprinter’
What matters the most in crime investigation, at times, is out-of-the-box thinking.
18 May 2023
Questions linger over seizure of 2,525-kg drugs off Kerala coast
Four days after the seizure of 2,525kg of methamphetamine (meth) worth Rs 20,000 crore off the coast of Kerala, several pieces of information are yet to be made public.
17 May 2023
Kochi man duped of Rs 4.8 lakh in online service fraud
Ernakulam Rural cyber police registered a case and have initiated an investigation.
16 May 2023
Preventive steps fall short, road accidents see rise in Kochi
In recent years, there have been several cases in which reckless driving ended in vehicles ramming pillars of the Kochi Metro, the official said.
26 Apr 2023
PM Kerala visit: Xavier habitual offender, wrote fake letters in past
He had also previously targeted N J Johny, a Kathrikadavu native and former neighbour, whom Xavier had a grudge against.
24 Apr 2023
Three youths arrested for attempting to pawn stolen imitation gold chain in Kochi
Three young men are in deep trouble after attempting to pawn a stolen imitation gold chain at a finance company at Pachalam in Kochi.
24 Apr 2023
Youth steals six phones from train, caught by RPF in Kerala
RPF officials recorded the arrest of the accused under the RPF Act and handed him over to the Railway Police at the Ernakulam South police station.
20 Apr 2023
Rs 24 lakh swindled in yet another cyber fraud case in Ernakulam
After the phishing app was installed, the fraudster took control of the mobile phone device.
20 Apr 2023
Motorcycles pose most danger on Kerala roads
They were involved in 13,334 accidents that claimed 1,288 lives in 2022, show police data | Cars were a close second
18 Apr 2023
Following probe, overseas recruitment firm with office in Kochi booked
‘Trivial Chapter’ carried out campaigns promising jobs in Portugal
14 Apr 2023
Probe begins into cyber attack on CIAL website
Cyber experts describe Anonymous Sudan as a politically motivated hacktivist group that targets India and criticizes the persecution of minorities.
12 Apr 2023
Strict measures adopted in cyber crime probes put Kerala traders in trouble
When he enquired about it with the bank, he was told that his account was frozen as part of a probe being carried out by the Gujarat Police.
12 Apr 2023
Vizhinjam seaport protests: Police station attack was with 'ulterior intention', says Kerala CM
'The Kashmir Files' controversy: Apologies if my remarks were interpreted differently, says Nadav Lapid
Will fight again, against what is wrong: Bilkis Bano on remission given to her rapists
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