Karnataka crime

Boy kidnapped for bitcoins from Dakshina Kannada rescued

Police trace the 8-year-old, who was abducted from Ujire in Dakshina Kannada district, to Kolar 

published on : 20th December 2020

Kidnapping for ransom in cryptocurrency worries cops

The kidnapping of a minor boy in Dakshina Kannada district for ransom in bitcoins is the first such kidnapping in the State.

published on : 20th December 2020

Bengaluru auto driver arrested for raping student 

The Sampigehalli police arrested an autorickshaw driver for allegedly raping a college student after offering to drop her home. 

published on : 19th December 2020

Boy kidnapped in Dakshina Kannada for Rs 17 crore ransom

The 8-year-old was picked up from outside his house; Cops are verifying if abductors knew family 

published on : 19th December 2020

21-year-old arrested for rape, murder of friend in Karnataka

According to the police, the accused youth, a final year student of a private college, had been asked by the victim to escort her to her college to pay her fees.

published on : 17th December 2020

Karnataka: Private school staffer sexually assaults minor, suspended

The accused Anil, a resident of Devachalla village in Sullia taluk, lured the girl in the pretext of teaching her how to ride a bicycle and sexually assaulted her.

published on : 14th December 2020

Hospital staff among four held for raping minor in Karnataka

The 16-year-old victim was taking care of her mother in the hospital when the main accused Manoj befriended her.

published on : 7th December 2020

Cop among six held for impersonation in Karnataka

Nagappa Pavedappa Tukkannavar, a civil police constable attached to Sringeri police station, was among the arrested.

published on : 23rd November 2020

Cop in Karnataka held for fake raid on jewellery shop

The eight-member gang, posing as policemen and officials of the ED had carried out the fake raid and taken away the jewellery and some documents.

published on : 23rd November 2020

Woman claims to be former DyCM Parameshwara’s niece, conned lover gets her arrested

Yogesh, a resident of Nagadevenahalli and cab driver, came in contact with Pallavi, aged around 35, through his relative Rajashekhar, an auto driver.

published on : 30th October 2020

Bajrang Dal leader, three others booked for 'assaulting' boy, forcing him to chant 'Jai Sriram' in Karnataka

Based on the complaint, a case was registered at Vittal police station against Bajrang Dal leader Dinesh of Kanyana and three minor boys.

published on : 29th May 2020

Karnataka dentist kills self days after he murders wife, his girlfriend commits suicide too

The murder of Kavita last Monday afternoon had shaken the entire town and created panic among the women of the neighborhood.

published on : 23rd February 2020