Calcutta  /  Published 12.07.20

ATM alarm staves off robbery attempt

A burglar alarm inside an ATM kiosk foiled a robbery attempt by masked men, who were trying to prise open the machine, early on Saturday. The robbery attempt took place inside an unguarded nationalis...
By Our Special Correspondent in Watgunge

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.07.20

Armed robbery at CCL officer's house

Six armed robbers barged into the house of a senior official of Central Coalfield Limited (CCL) and looted cash and jewellery worth Rs 3 lakh at gunpoint at 1 am on Wednesday. The incident occurred a...
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro

Calcutta  /  Published 09.07.20

Complaint: Phoney cops in ATM heist

A group of men knocked at a Bright Street house early on Wednesday posing as cops and forced the resident at gunpoint to withdraw and give them Rs 10,000, police said. The robbery occurred at an apar...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 30.06.20

Highway robbers back, finger at ‘lax cops'

Armed and masked goons blocked the Chakdah-Kalyani state highway in Ishwaripur with felled branches and looted cash and valuables worth over Rs 20 lakh from businessmen and farmers en route to markets...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Chakdah

Calcutta  /  Published 30.06.20

Shop street empty early, robbers target bank

Robbers allegedly broke into the Lindsay Street branch of a nationalised bank when it was closed over the weekend and reached the vault after breaking three locks on the locker door, police said. The...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 28.06.20

Bikers in mask pose as cops, rob elderly

At least four elderly women were robbed of their gold ornaments in the past 48 hours and police believe two men on a motorcycle wearing masks and posing as cops were involved in the robberies. The tw...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.01.20

Hit on head, robbed of Rs 5 lakh: Employee

An employee of an agri-product manufacturing unit has alleged that he had been robbed of Rs 5 lakh belonging to his office while carrying it from one office unit to another.He has alleged that someone...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 18.12.19

Concern over rise in crimes

Residents and organisations in Barak Valley’s Karimganj district have expressed concern over deterioration of law and order and increase in smuggling and use of drugs. Robbery cases are also on the ...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

West Bengal  /  Published 09.11.18

Robbers raid iron plant in Durgapur & confine guards

A gang of nearly 30 armed robbers raided an iron factory in Durgapur town on Thursday night, beat up three security guards and confined them to a room. The goons brandishing revolvers and iron rods de...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.02.20

Bikers wrest bag of cash from man

Two men on a bike snatched a bag containing Rs 3 lakh from a 65-year-old man at AG Mor under Doranda police station in the heart of the city on Wednesday afternoon. Tabrez had just withdrawn the money...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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