Bengaluru Police

Sukesh Chandrashekar, first nabbed by Bengaluru cop 14 years ago, cheated even tough police officers

Later, Sukesh had cheated a sitting minister in Tamil Nadu of Rs 10 lakh and a high-end car saying that he was the “illegitimate” son of a former chief minister of Karnataka.

published on : 16th November 2022

MTB flays Bengaluru commissioner for suspending cop

Nandish was suspended on charges of dereliction of duty after a pub in the jurisdiction of KR Puram police station was allowed to be kept open beyond the permissible time limit.

published on : 29th October 2022

Canadian loses Rs 21 lakhs to JDS leader R Prabhakhar Reddy, but Bengaluru police skip filing FIR

Reddy was arrested by City Crime Branch in land-grab cases in February this year, and CCB police said some other people had also come forward to file cases of cheating against him.

published on : 18th July 2022

Man who attacked farmer leader Rakesh Tikait in Bengaluru was a murder convict: Police

The attack on farmer leader Rakesh Tikait at an event in Bengaluru drew widespread condemnation from various quarters.

published on : 1st June 2022

Bengaluru acid attack case: Accused executed crime in cold blood

Sources on condition of anonymity said that Nagesh, who ran a small garment factory, had 'sold all his garment stocks and machines days before he decided to attack the victim'.

published on : 11th May 2022

Bengaluru acid attack: Mask may have helped offenders evade police

A police officer investigating the case said the compulsory mask rule, implemented in the state since COVID cases are increasing, is hampering the investigation.

published on : 10th May 2022

Bengaluru Police Commissioner Kamal Pant 'lied' about youth's murder case, alleges BJP MLC

Giving details about the incident, Bengaluru Police Commissioner Kamal Pant on April 6 had said the killing was over a road rage.

published on : 10th April 2022

Seven schools in and around Bengaluru receive bomb threat by email, cops search premises

Following the threat, police engaged sniffer squads and bomb detection and disposal squads to check the school premises

published on : 8th April 2022

Days after joining AAP, former Bengaluru top cop Bhaskar Rao says he may be booked or raided

Alleging rampant corruption in Karnataka, Bhaskar Rao said officers are forced to pay crores of rupees to get a posting.

published on : 6th April 2022

DJ Halli rape case: Bengaluru police shoot accused on the run

Police said the 22-year-old history-sheeter was absconding after escaping from police custody and the police received specific information that he was hiding at an isolated place in Vyalikaval.

published on : 4th April 2022

Bengaluru police arrest scamster who promised airport jobs

Four individuals have so far identified who lost money to him and many more are likely to have got duped.

published on : 17th March 2022

Karnataka political turmoil: Vidhana Soudha turns into fortress for floor test

There will be heavy police deployment at Vidhana Soudha and entry will be barred for the general public.

published on : 19th May 2018

Three Pakistanis with fake documents detained in Bengaluru

The Crime Branch of the Bengaluru Police booked three Pakistanis with fake documents along with an Indian from Kumaraswamy Layout on Thursday.

published on : 25th May 2017

Police file FIR in Bengaluru mass molestation case; probe continues

Police chief says evidence available on molestation, attempt to rob case; cops appeal to public for info, footage.

published on : 4th January 2017