Calcutta  /  Published 20.11.20

Patuli burglar arrested

The second person involved in the burglary in Patuli’s Baghajatin Colony was arrested by officers of Patuli police station on Thursday evening. Dibas Dey, 36, a resident of Vivekananda Naga...
By Our Special Correspondent in Patuli

Calcutta  /  Published 20.11.20

Bike thief arrested by police

A man who was in a rush to meet his four-day-old nephew admitted to Calcutta Medical College and Hospital parked his two-wheeler outside the hospital and asked a stranger to look after it. An hour la...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Bowbazar

Calcutta  /  Published 17.11.20

Snatcher on scooter strikes

A woman walking towards her home in Bijoygarh after seeing off her niece lost her gold chain to a snatcher on a scooter on Sunday evening. Her screams alerted a police patrol, which was nearby, and c...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jadavpur

West Bengal  /  Published 12.10.20

Lockdown solace for ‘book thieves’

She added that during the lockdown, the library is also a “playground of minds”. “In this tea garden area, there are hardly any physical spaces open for children. There are no parks...
By Vivek Chhetri in Nagri Farm

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.09.20

Two police officers suspended in Giridih over custodial death

Giridih police on Saturday suspended two of its officers, including the officer in charge of Madhuban police station, following the custodial death of a person who was accused by villagers of stealing...
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.08.20

Theft alert at locked schools

Palamau police have alerted managers of schools which have been locked during the Covid pandemic as thieves are on the prowl. “A daylight theft was committed in Westfield Public School at Bhawa...
By in

Calcutta  /  Published 21.07.20

‘Thief’ shot by security guard, dies of injury

A man, who had allegedly entered a closed factory in Taratala early on Monday with the “intention” to steal iron rods, was shot by a security guard, police said. The man suffered a bullet...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.07.20

Covid thief’s second great escape

Panic engulfed the Hazaribagh city after a coronavirus positive thief escaped for the second time in a week on Thursday evening by breaking through the window of an ambulance carrying him to Rajendra ...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.07.20

Police able to nab infected thief

A thief, who escaped from the Covid ward of Hazaribagh Medical College and Hospital (HMCH), was caught on Friday afternoon at Bhagat Singh Chowk here after police were tipped-off by local residents. ...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.07.20

Infected thief flees hospital

A thief, who tested positive for the coronavirus after he was arrested on Monday, fled from hospital on Thursday using the washroom ventilator. Before that he caused enough problems for the Hazaribag...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh


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