Central Crime Branch

CBI denies FBI is in India to probe Karnataka Bitcoin scam

The scam was reported widely in November 2020 soon after the arrest of the 26-year-old hacker Srikrishna Ramesh alias Sriki by the Bengaluru Central Crime Branch police. 

published on : 10th April 2022

Listing houses for rent online in Chennai? Beware of fraud QR codes, links 

Similar types of cybercrime have been reported in Mumbai, Pune, Mangaluru and other parts of India. According to reports, it is slowly making an entry into Chennai.

published on : 21st March 2022

In Bengaluru, illegal Chinese loan app that charged exorbitant interests & shared personal info busted, 2 held

The probe has revealed that the Chinese nationals collected the documents such as Aadhaar and PAN cards from the staff and had registered 5-6 companies in their names.

published on : 26th November 2021

Police seize drugs worth Rs six crore; five including Nigerian national held in Bengaluru

Nabaran Chakma, one of those arrested, is a native of Assam, who has been selling drugs to students at prominent educational institutions of the city.

published on : 6th August 2021

2 held by Bengaluru Central Crime Branch for illegally possessing red sandalwood worth Rs 4.5 crore

Earlier on Monday, August 2, 2021, Bengaluru Central Crime Branch held 117 people on allegations of illegal gambling and betting.

published on : 5th August 2021

Bengaluru: Bike-borne men takes Kannur-bound bus to godown, passengers forced to sit inside for over four hours

The men repeatedly told the passengers that they would be harmed if they tried to get down from the bus.

published on : 29th April 2018