News  /  Published 03.11.22

Cyber crime awareness at Duare Sarkar camps

‘We have set up a space in these venues where our men are making people aware about cyber crimes’...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

News  /  Published 29.10.22

Comic strip on cyber fraud lists 12 methods employed by online scamsters

The IT department will soon launch a mobile van containing cyber awareness materials in collaboration with Kolkata police...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 23.10.22

Digital literacy for Bengal girls

UNICEF West Bengal's Child Protection Officer says scheme has helped empower adolescent girls in the state and bring down cases of child marriage ...
By Rajib Guha in Purulia

News  /  Published 13.08.22

Kolkatans lose money through QR fraud in online sale

‘Prospective buyers’ ask for money with false payback promise...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 02.08.22

Cyber safety guidelines for West Bengal govt officials

Regulation drafted by team headed by former police commissioner Rajeev Kumar who is now the state’s information technology secretary...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata


News  /  Published 30.06.22

Kolkatans, beware of WhatsApp clone fraud via ‘call forwarding’

A woman was duped of Rs 11,000 when she transferred the money to a fraudulent account thinking she was sending it to a friend...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 12.06.22

‘Power will be cut tonight’: Message traps Kasba woman

The fraudster spying on the victim’s device used the card details to make a larger transaction...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 02.03.22

Kolkata police share tips to stay safe from online fraudsters

During question and answer session, the police officers cleared the queries of senior citizens ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri

News  /  Published 02.03.22

Cop sessions sensitise senior Kolkatans on online fraud

Kolkata Police conduct outreach sessions with senior citizens ...
By Debraj Mitra, Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 24.02.22

Fear of ATM & SIM card blocking entrap Kolkatans in online frauds

Transfer request for small amounts like Re 1 or Rs 10 is one of the easiest traps...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Lalbazar


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