Tamil Nadu crime

Tamil Nadu appeals acquittal of accused in Dindigul POCSO case

The 12-year-old victim was sexually assaulted and murdered at her home on April 16, 2019.

published on : 13th October 2020

Man found dead in Salem after attempting to murder 15-year-old girl

According to police, Satish blamed the 15-yr-old girl and attacked her after his engagement to another woman was broken off after the bride's family learned of his relationship with the minor girl. 

published on : 13th October 2020

Rape and murder: Will appeal against Mahila court’s order, say parents of 12-year-old girl

A 17-year-old boy, their neighbour, was arrested 10 days later.

published on : 9th October 2020

Accused hacked to death in broad daylight in Arakkonam bus stand

​Police said the identity of the gang members had not been established yet and the motive behind the murder was not known.

published on : 23rd September 2020

Mexican man gets life sentence for murdering ex-girlfriend in Madurai

The 48-year-old killed his ex during an argument, stuffed her body in a suitcase and set it on fire.

published on : 11th September 2020

Man stabbed to death in public by kin of son's girlfriend near Tiruchy

The accused duo were identified as 42-year-old Mukkadu Kumar and his relative Pambu Nagaraj (34). 

published on : 9th September 2020

Two policemen attacked by gang of illicit liquid brewers in Tamil Nadu's Vellore district

The team then rescued the injured policemen and admitted them to a private hospital in Vellore. The two were said to be out of danger, police sources confirmed.

published on : 31st August 2020

Panchayat union president, two others arrested for abducting men in bid to extract money in TN

According to police sources, the accused intended to cash in on a fatal road accident that the brother of the one of the abducted had allegedly caused.

published on : 31st August 2020

Man arrested in Tamil Nadu for abducting three-year-old kin for Rs 1 crore ransom

The boy, Azarudhin, is the third son of M Mubarak Basha from RK Pettai, who runs a meat shop in Sholingur. 

published on : 24th August 2020

Murder sparks arson in Cuddalore

Violence and arson swept through the Thazhanguda fishing hamlet in Cuddalore on Saturday night after the brother of a local leader was hacked to death by a rival gang.

published on : 3rd August 2020

Madurai: Minor's kin kill history-sheeter for introducing him to alcohol

The history-sheeter was identified as 24-year-old A Pambayan alias Thavamani of Ambedkar Colony in Thiruppacheti in Thirupuvanam.

published on : 28th July 2020

Man behind burning of tyres in front of temples in Tamil Nadu identified

The incidents came a day after a statue of social reformer EV Ramasami 'Periyar' was found daubed with saffron hued paint.

published on : 19th July 2020

First year college student stabbed to death by lover in Kovai

The girl died at Coimbatore Medical College Hospital at 9.40 am on Saturday, without responding to treatment

published on : 18th July 2020

Coimbatore teens held for sexually assaulting 11-year-old girl

Two of them are alleged to have repeatedly assaulted the girl and were produced before the Juvenile Justice Board on Saturday.

published on : 20th June 2020

Viral hunting posts land Headmistress, son behind bars in Tamil Nadu

A headmistress of a government school and her son were arrested in Perambalur on Saturday by the forest department, allegedly for hunting and abetment.

published on : 15th June 2020
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