Bangalore Police

  • Bangalore rape: Chairman of school arrested for trying to destroy evidence Yesterday

    Bangalore: The Bangalore Police on Wednesday arrested Rustom Kerawalla, the Chairman of a Bangalore school in which a six-year-old girl was raped. He has been arrested under Section 201 of IPC which is destruction of evidence and Section 23 of Juvenile Justice Act. He has been arrested from Daman and Diu....
  • Bangalore rape: Police chief meets parents, says school may reopen on Monday 2 days ago

    Bangalore: Newly appointed Bangalore Police Commissioner MN Reddi on Tuesday held a meeting with the school authorities and a delegation of parents in Bangalore in connection with the rape of a six-year-old student in the school premises. The police chief has advised the school management to resolve the safety issues...
  • Bangalore rape: Newly appointed Police chief visits school to meet parents 2 days ago

    Bangalore: The Bangalore school, where two staff members allegedly raped a six-year-old girl student, has been shut since July 17. A delegation of parents will meet the school authorities and newly appointed Bangalore Police Commissioner MN Reddi on Tuesday, after which they will decide on sending their kids to school. Angry...
  • Bangalore rape case: Agitated parents to meet school authorities today 2 days ago

    Bangalore: The Bangalore school, where two staff members allegedly raped a six-year-old girl student, has been shut since July 17. A delegation of parents will meet the school authorities on Tuesday, after which they will decide on sending their kids to school. Angry parents stormed the school on July 17 but...
  • Bangalore rape: Will collect information; investigate and prosecute, says Police Commissioner 2 days ago

    Bangalore Police Commissioner MN Reddy on Monday said that the police will take a look at all the evidences in 6-year-old minor's rape case and will find clues, collect information, investigate and then prosecute. "I would request the public to not panic and co-operate with us," he said. ...
  • Student rape: Bangalore police chief fails to explain his transfer 3 days ago

    Two weeks after a 6-year-old girl was raped in her school premises in Bangalore, Police Commissioner Raghavendra Auradkar has been transferred. The police chief, however, said that he cannot explain why he was transferred. The move also raised question whether it was a face-saving move by the Karnataka government. ...
  • Student rape: Bangalore Police Chief R Auradkar transferred 3 days ago

    Bangalore: Two weeks after a 6-year-old girl was raped in her school premises in Bangalore, the city police chief Raghavendra Auradkar has been transferred on Monday. Auradkar has been moved in view of the deteriorating law and order situation in the city. Karnataka Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah cleared the transfer...
  • Watch: ABVP workers protest over 6-year-old's rape in Bangalore school 3 days ago

    Two weeks after a 6-year-old girl was raped in her school premises in Bangalore, there is no stopping the outrage. ABVP workers protested outside the school in Bangalore on Monday and tried to break the security barricades put into place. When police tried to stop the workers from climbing the...
  • Bangalore rape case: Child pornography found in laptop seized from the accused 3 days ago

    Bangalore: The Bangalore police on Sunday arrested a school's skating instructor in connection with a six-year-old girl's rape case. Police said that a laptop seized from the accused also contained child pornography. The 30-year-old accused who will be produced in the court on Monday had worked in another school earlier, which...
  • Bangalore school rape case: Protests continue over police inaction 4 days ago

    Bangalore: Massive protests are underway in Bangalore over police inaction as no arrests have been made yet in the rape case of a six-year old in a school in Bangalore. Civil society activists are protesting at Freedom Park in the city. The BJP Minority Morcha is also protesting over the...
  • Bangalore rape case: Angry parents turn out in huge numbers to protest 5 days ago

    Bangalore: Tempers are running high in Bangalore where over a 1000 parents have gathered to voice their protest against the rape of a six-year-old in a school in the city. They took out a silent protest from the school till the HAL police station ground and met the Police Commissioner. The...
  • Bangalore school rape: Special team probing the case, says Police 1 week ago

    Two staff members allegedly raped a 6-year-old girl inside a prominent school in Bangalore on Monday. Additional Commissioner of Bangalore Police Kamal Pant said that the case is being investigated by a special team. "We are collecting all possible evidence. Some people have been detained for questioning," he said. ...
  • Ready to give statement: Karnataka MLA accused of beating policemen July 6, 2014

    Karnataka MLA A Vijayanand Kashappanavar who was accused of assaulting two constables, has said that he is ready to give his statement to the police. ...
  • Bangalore: Man rapes IT professional, case registered June 7, 2014

    Bangalore: An IT professional from Jharkhand has been allegedly raped in Bangalore on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday. The survivor said that a man entered her room at a PG accommodation around 3 AM. She said that she was robbed off money first and then raped. "Yes. We have...
  • 19-year-old boy rapes and kills nine-year-old girl in Bangalore June 2, 2014

    Bangalore: A nine-year-old girl, the daughter of a conductor with the Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC), was found raped and murdered on Sunday. The police have arrested her neighbour, a 19-year-old school dropout, who has allegedly confessed to the crime. Police officials say medical reports confirm rape and death due to...
  • Bangalore: IPS officer accuses police department of trying to defame him June 1, 2014

    A revolt is brewing within the local police department in Bangalore. This after a senior IPS officer was accused of clicking a woman's picture at a coffee shop without her consent. The officer though is claiming a conspiracy is at play and said it's an attempt by senior officers from...
  • Digvijaya flays filing of cases over anti-Modi remarks on social media June 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Monday criticised registration of cases against those who allegedly posted comments on social networking sites against Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi. "Where was Police and the agencies when abusive remarks were being made against Dr Manmohan Singh? Any indication of things to come? Over zealous...
  • E-mail threat to blow up Bangalore International Airport January 28, 2014

    Bangalore: An anonymous e-mail threatening to blow up the Kempegowda International Airport Limited (KIAL) here prompted authorities to step up security. "We have received a bomb threat here yesterday," KIAL said in a statement in Bangalore. An FIR has been lodged with Bangalore Police, it said adding all airlines and partners have...
  • Bangalore: Two months after brutal attack, ATMs still lack security January 20, 2014

    Bangalore: Even two months after a lady was brutally attacked and robbed at a Bangalore ATM, the investigation has made little progress and police is still searching for the culprit. What is more disturbing is that citing delay in supply of equipments as a reason, several banks are yet to...
  • Bangalore ATM attack survivor discharged from hospital after a month December 22, 2013

    Bangalore: A month after a 44-year-old woman was attacked inside an ATM in Bangalore, the survivor has finally been discharged. Even thought the entire incident was caught ion CCTV, the attacker is still at large. Jyothi Uday Kumar, a bank officer who was brutally attacked inside an ATM in November, said...
  • Bangalore: Four suspects in police custody for gangraping minor November 26, 2013

    Bangalore: Four suspects have been taken into custody in connection with the gangrape of a minor girl here, while two others are still absconding. "We have taken four suspects into custody for inquiry relating to the case of November 13, while two others are still absconding," a police official said. The 15-year-old...
  • Bangalore Police cracks down on unguarded ATMs, closes over 1000 booths November 26, 2013

    The Bangalore Police shut down about 1,050 ATMs across the city since late Sunday for not posting round-the-clock security guards and installing CCTV camera outside and burglar alarms in their kiosks. ...
  • Bangalore ATM attack: Police shut down 1000 ATMs November 25, 2013

    Bangalore: Bangalore Police has shut down more than 1000 ATMs of different banks for not following the recent security guidelines. After a murderous attack on a woman banker at an ATM, last week the city police had ordered all banks to post security guards outside the ATMs round the clock...
  • ATM attack: Bangalore Police asks banks to provide security by Nov 24 November 21, 2013

    Bangalore: Bangalore Police Commissioner Raghavendra H Auradkar has issued an order instructing all banks in Bangalore to follow the guidelines on security to ATMs or face action. By using his special powers as the Additional District Magistrate of Bangalore, he has ordered all the banks to take following security measures...
  • How Bangalore police caught psycho Shankar September 6, 2013

    Bangalore: The dreaded serial rapist and killer Psycho Shankar's who was on the run from the law was finally caught by the City Crime Branch (CCB) led by Inspector Ashok at the Kudlu Gate on Bangalore-Hosur Highway. Bangalore police said that Shankar, who was on the run for five days,...
  • Bangalore: Police arrests man for allegedly raping his daughter August 29, 2013

    Bangalore: Contractor Pinto Singh has been taken into custody for allegdly raping his 17-year-old daughter in Bangalore. The girl, from his first marriage was allegedly kept in confinement for three months. The girl has now been sent for a medical examination Bangalore Police DCP Sandeep Patil said, "They are from Bihar....
  • Bangalore Police arrests serial rapist August 27, 2013

    Bangalore Police have arrested a suspected serial rapist on Tuesday. The 30-year-old has been booked for abducting 16 minor girls. The police said that the victims are all between the age group of 6-10 years. ...
  • Bangalore: Police arrest suspected serial child rapist August 27, 2013

    Bangalore: A suspected serial rapist has been arrested by the Bangalore police on Tuesday. The police said the repeat offender has kidnapped at least 16 school going girls in the last two months and in many cases, has abused them before letting them go. The police claimed that 30-year-old Janardhan...
  • Bangalore: Korean man accused of sexual exploitation at his orphanage July 25, 2013

    Bangalore: A case of sexual exploitation has been reported in Bangalore where a Dalit girl has alleged that she and several others were repeatedly sexually abused at an orphanage run by a Korean national. She has claimed that the abusers' associate is blackmailing her for sexual favours. "I stayed in...
  • Pune man's suicide note alleges harassment by B'lore Police July 4, 2013

    Bangalore: Pune-based businessman Ripon Malhotra's suicide note has embarrassed the Bangalore Police as it alleged harassment by the men in uniform for money. In its defence, the city police claimed that Ripon Malhotra had duped investors and had been booked by the economic offences wing in the past. In his suicide...