Kerala crime

Two including panchayat member arrested for rape of minor in Kerala's Pallikkal

The matter was soon conveyed to Pallikkal police, who arrested the duo under the relevant sections of the Pocso Act. 

published on : 26th April 2021

Woman kills six-year-old son, calls it 'sacrifice to please almighty'

After the gruesome act, the woman herself informed the police about the crime, shocking relatives and neighbours.

published on : 8th February 2021

Notorious thief and wanted criminal Vadival Vineeth arrested by Kollam Police

Vineeth, a native of Ambalapuzha, had been on the run and was earlier arrested in November 2020 by the Ernakulam rural police along with his gang members, but had managed to escape.

published on : 14th January 2021

Woman kills 'unwanted' newborn in Kerala, arrested

Sahina, a native of Chedakkanam, was arrested on charges of killing the infant, weeks after the incident in Badiaduka village.

published on : 7th January 2021

Mother of victim arrested under POCSO law in Thiruvananthapuram

The father had complained to the police that the boy's mother had been exploiting their son for quite some time.

published on : 5th January 2021

A throwback to when these Kerala women stood up to cyberbullies in 2020

The long list of high-profile women across fields who faced cyberattacks shows how sexist values have corroded Kerala society.

published on : 29th December 2020

Alcoholic arrested for beating mother to death in Kerala's Aruvikkara

The mother-son duo reportedly got into a verbal tussle on Thursday night when in a fit of rage, Shibu assaulted his 72-year-old mother killing her on the spot. 

published on : 27th December 2020

27-year-old man hacked to death in Palakkad, victim's kin allege 'honour killing'

The relatives and friends of Aneesh have stated that Haritha's family were against the marriage since both belonged to different castes.

published on : 26th December 2020

Pet dog tied to car, dragged down road; Man arrested in Kerala

The passerby took a video of the incident and it went viral on social media following which police arrested Yusuf who drove the car.

published on : 12th December 2020

Youth injured in firing amid gangwar in Kerala's Perumbavoor

According to the police, the incident occurred around 1 am when a seven-member gang, who arrived in a Fortuner car, unleashed an attack on youth, Adil Shah, at Mavinchuvadu.

published on : 11th November 2020

Don Ravi Pujari indicted for extortion call to Kasaragod-based contractor

Crime Branch team likely to go to Bengaluru to record his arrest.

published on : 31st October 2020

Kerala couple arrested in Idukki for abandoning newborn 

Kanjar police on Monday arrested a couple from Ayarkkunnam for abandoning a newborn at Pannimattam here on Sunday.

published on : 27th October 2020

Operation Ranger: Cops in Kerala's Thrissur regain turf via stringent measures

The main feature of Operation Ranger is the categorisation of anti-social elements into four: Hard core active, goonda gangs, active and inactive anti-social elements.

published on : 18th October 2020

CPM man stabbed to death allegedly by BJP-Bajrang Dal workers in Kerala, three others hospitalised

Though the victim was rushed to the nearest private hospital and subsequently to Thrissur medical college hospital, his life could not be saved.

published on : 5th October 2020

Dentist succumbs to stab injuries in Kerala, live-in partner flees

According to police officers both of them have been living together for the last two years after the dentist divorced her husband.

published on : 4th October 2020
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