TN police

Police gun down two gang members involved in double murder in Chengalpattu

Sources said that to take revenge for the attack on Ashok, his wife Jecintha and Madhavan hatched a plan to eliminate members of the rival gang

published on : 7th January 2022

28 inquiry commissions into Tamil Nadu's police firings, yet search for documents remains elusive

According to researchers and academicians, Tamil Nadu is regarded as a State that has set up the highest number of inquiry commissions, most of them on caste violence.

published on : 12th December 2021

TN youth questioned at police station dies hours later at home, kin allege torture

Manikandan was found dead at home under mysterious circumstances with foaming at the mouth around 3.30 am

published on : 6th December 2021

TN cops to get weekly offs, thanks to new govt order

Tamil Nadu police personnel between the ranks of Grade-II constables and Head Constables can now take a day off, according to an order issued by the State government on Wednesday.

published on : 4th November 2021

Sexual harassment of TN IPS officer: Special DGP’s plea to transfer trial turned down

The special DGP is facing charges of sexually harassing an IPS officer during bandobust duty in February this year for a tour programme of the then Chief Minister

published on : 27th October 2021

Man who fired in air after snatching gold chain shot dead by police in Tamil Nadu

On Sunday evening, two men armed with a pistol escaped with a six sovereign gold chain near Sriperumbudur toll gate. The victim Indira was waiting for a bus when the incident took place.

published on : 11th October 2021

90% of TN police budget sanctioned for cops’ salary

While the Tamil Nadu government has sanctioned Rs 8,900 crore to the State police department, over 90 percent of the funds will cover salaries, say senior police officers.

published on : 14th August 2021

Catholic priest arrested in Madurai over controversial remarks against PM, alleged hate speech

Ponniah had made the remarks during a meeting at Arumanai on July 18. He was also charged with trying to spread hatred between religious groups and insulting ‘Bharat Mata’.

published on : 24th July 2021

Three youths arrested for assaulting policeman at checkpost in Tamil Nadu

Six youths from a village of Usilampatti taluk were riding in three two-wheelers to Dindigul, allegedly in an inebriated state. When the police attempted to question them, an altercation broke out.

published on : 26th June 2021

TN man dies after being assaulted by police, special sub-inspector arrested

Policemen involved in vehicle checking at Pappanaickenpatti check post stopped his vehicle. Irked over this, Murugesan picked up a quarrel with the police, despite his friends' attempts to stop him.

published on : 23rd June 2021

Top cop wins hearts with poems on COVID awareness now playing on big screen in Ranipet

"I wrote the poem in December after being moved by the adverse impact of the pandemic,” Sivakumar recalls. With the second wave hitting hard, he came up with the idea to turn it into a video.

published on : 22nd May 2021

Revealed: Top TN cop's desperate bid to stop woman officer from lodging sexual harassment plaint

The dramatic incidents at Paranur Tollgate on Monday came to light on Thursday, a day after the state government formed a panel to probe the charges and also removed Das from the post he was holding

published on : 25th February 2021