News  /  Published 03.09.22

Four men posing as cops rob Rs 10 lakh in Bowbazar

An employee of a fishery on his way to his employer’s home to deposit Rs 10 lakh was allegedly robbed by four men posing as cops in central Kolkata on Thursday evening. Police said the fou...
By Our Special Correspondent in Burrabazar

News  /  Published 06.08.22

Two held from Uttar Pradesh for Burtolla murder

Two men have been arrested from Rae Bareli in Uttar Pradesh for their alleged involvement in killing and robbing a woman at a north Kolkata building last month. The accused duo was identified using t...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

India  /  Published 28.07.22

4 held for 44 lakh jewellery heist

Four persons have been arrested from Rajasthan for allegedly robbing an employee of a jewellery shop on a south Mumbai street last week, police said on Thursday. The case was cracked within 48 hours o...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Mumbai

News  /  Published 20.06.22

Auto driver held for robbing elderly outside banks

An autorickshaw driver has been arrested for allegedly robbing elderly people after they would step out of banks. According to police, auto driver Susobhan Dasgupta has robbed at least 10 persons sin...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Belghoria

West Bengal  /  Published 11.05.22

Armed gang robs gold, cash

A gang of 12 armed robbers broke into a house at a village in West Burdwan’s Andal and decamped with cash and jewellery in the early hours of Tuesday after holding family members at gunpoint. T...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur


West Bengal  /  Published 29.04.22

5 more arrested over bank robbery

Jangipur police on Thursday arrested five more suspects in connection with the Farakka bank robbery that had taken place on April 13. Special teams had been conducting operations since the robbery. O...
By Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore

West Bengal  /  Published 14.04.22

Masked gang robs bank of Rs 1.1 crore

A gang of 11 masked criminals robbed an Axis Bank branch in Murshidabad’s Farakka on Wednesday afternoon, decamping with Rs 1.1 crore in cash — the entire contents of the vault. A team of...
By Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore

Opinion  /  Published 14.04.22

New hurdle: Juvenile justice

It is unusual to find burglary and robbery more heinous than giving children liquor or drugs, employing them for begging, and selling or procuring them, although not for trafficking or prostitution. Y...
By The Editorial Board

News  /  Published 28.03.22

Hunt for suspects who robbed 72-year-old in Parnasree

The body of a youth was found hanging from the ceiling of a room on the first floor of a three-storey building at Bapuji Nagar on the southern fringes of Kolkata on Sunday afternoon, police said. The...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 21.03.22

Break-in, robbery at TMC leader’s home

A gang of six armed dacoits broke into the home of a Trinamul block president in West Burdwan’s Andal early on Sunday, demanded to know where he was and looted cash and jewellery worth around Rs...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur


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