Chennai crime

Chennai woman robbed of gold chain by auto co-passenger, pushed out of vehicle

The woman and the autorickshaw driver were nabbed by the public after a chase. The victim Savithri, 45, from Pammal is working as a teacher at a government school in Urapakkam.

published on : 20th September 2020

Teen nabbed for uploading Chennai woman's photo, number on dating app

On September 8, a woman who went to order a birthday cake shared her number with D Venkatesh of Villupuram, who worked in the bakery.

published on : 14th September 2020

Man hacked to death in front of family in Chennai

The incident happened around 8.30 pm when Rajan was standing outside his house at Udhayasuriyan Nagar in Vyasarpadi.

published on : 24th August 2020

VCK man murdered for tipping-off police about illicit sale of liquor in Chennai?

The incident happened a few metres away from deceased Kesavan's house on Veerakutti street in Tondiarpet when he was out on his walk, said the police.

published on : 16th August 2020

Man sets himself ablaze in Chennai after police officer assaults him for failing to pay house rent

The State government had made it very clear, multiple times, that landlords must not force tenants to pay rent till the economy recovers from the shock induced by the Covid-19 pandemic.

published on : 3rd August 2020

Six college students arrested by Chennai Police in burglary case

The police said they have seized Rs 13 lakh cash, 16.5 sovereigns, two iPhones and four two-wheelers from the accused.

published on : 26th July 2020

Chennai woman chases mobile snatchers in auto, nabs one with the help of passers-by

The Chennai city police commissioner Mahesh Kumar Aggarwal met Geethapriya at his office and commended her for the courage she had shown.

published on : 22nd July 2020

Female stray dog loses eyesight after mentally-unstable man in Chennai attacks her with stones

The dog is said to be doing fine and is up for adoption, said Ashwath who is fostering her at the moment at his house in Kodambakkam. Anyone willing to adopt the dog can contact him at 9500149181.

published on : 31st May 2020

Four found dead at homes in and around Chennai

Four persons were found dead at their apartments in different places in Chennai and Tiruvallur on Friday.

published on : 31st May 2020

Chennai man learns to 'fix' stolen bikes on YouTube, arrested

The 39-year-old, who was earlier into selling and buying of used vehicles invested in a set of tools, including a drilling machine and stole 25 bikes in a year with 12 recovered.

published on : 25th May 2020

Two women found dead at their residences in Chennai

A 23-year-old woman allegedly killed self at her rented house in Tiruvottiyur on Sunday.

published on : 2nd March 2020

Chennai crime files

A real estate agent who sold a priest’s plot without his knowledge was arrested. Police say, priest Vincent (46) approached Loganathan (53), an agent in 2017 to pledge his ancestral property.

published on : 10th February 2020

Chennai Crime Branch raids 17 premises of ex-Transport Minister Senthil Balaji

CCB sleuths searched 9 places in Chennai, 5 premises in Karur, 2 in Tiruvannamalai, and one location in Kumbakonam in connection with a job fraud case.

published on : 1st February 2020

Gang of five loses two members to death as honey trap goes bust in Chennai

Two members died as their bike collided with a bus while fleeing the cops while anding two others in the police dragnet.

published on : 27th January 2020

CCTV footage help police nab Chennai mobile phone snatchers 

They were picked up after the police combed CCTV footage based on three complaints of snatching incidents in Taramani police jurisdiction this month.

published on : 20th January 2020
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