News  /  Published 05.07.22

Woman stalked and chain snatched on Patuli Main Road

A 37-year-old woman who was returning home after closing her cosmetics store on Patuli Main Road off Garia on the city’s southern fringes on Sunday was attacked by a man who had allegedly been s...
By Our Special Correspondent in Patuli

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.02.22

Sakchi: Snatching incident reported

Criminals continue to commit loot with impunity at public places in the steel city, leaving police in dire straits.  A fresh incident of snatching took place on the busy Sakchi-Mango road n...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.02.22

Crime escalates in steel city

The steel city on Sunday night witnessed two separate incidents of snatching and firing, leading to the police starting an intensive search operation. The first incident took place at Kadma arou...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

News  /  Published 21.01.22

CCTV footage helps nab civic policeman, driver for snatching on Strand Road

 A civic volunteer and a contractual driver of Kolkata police vehicles have been arrested for allegedly snatching a chain and Rs 5,000 from the driver of a pick-up van parked on Strand Road in we...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Strand Road

News  /  Published 16.12.21

Chain snatcher arrested in Behala

A biker who was allegedly fleeing after snatching a gold chain from the neck of a woman was chased and intercepted by police at Sarsuna in southwest Kolkata’s Behala area. The police said the s...
By Our Special Correspondent in Sarsuna


News  /  Published 31.10.21

Ace biker arrested for gold-chain snatching

Two men in their 20s, one of them an expert bike rider who has served time in a Midnapore prison, were arrested on Saturday for allegedly snatching  a gold chain from an elderly woman in Salt Lak...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 29.07.21

Snatcher held in New Town

A 33-year-old man, Mohammad Shaban, alias Raj, was arrested for allegedly snatching gold chains from at least three women in New Town over the past couple of weeks. “Shaban and his three accomp...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

Calcutta  /  Published 21.07.21

Cops jog to boost Maidan security

Three teams of eight constables each are taking turns in jogging and exercising on the Maidan from 5am to 7am every day in an attempt to boost security of morning walkers by increasing police vis...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Maidan

Calcutta  /  Published 16.07.21

Covid pandemic ‘lie’ in Maidan attack

Calcutta police introduced four police pickets comprising two officers each armed with walkie-talkies in the Maidan area between 4.30am and 7.30am for the safety of morning walkers from Thursday. The...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 12.06.21

Caught for robbery, blame-game starts

A motorcyclist alerted a traffic police team about some trouble around a taxi on Dhakuria bridge early on Friday. The police team was rushing towards the bridge when they met the taxi driver. He told...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Dhakuria


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