BANGALORE POLICE

  • 'Kiss of love' organisers get hate mails, threat in Bengaluru November 19, 2014

    Bengaluru: Even before the 'Kiss of Love' is to be held in Bengaluru, organisers are already getting hate messages both on social media and offline. There were protests in several parts of Karnataka opposing the event. The Bharatiya Janata Party workers staged a protest in Chikkamagaluru while Pramod Muthalik's right...
  • Register complaints via video conference at Bangalore Police's first remote FIR centre November 14, 2014

    Bengaluru: If you feel intimidated at the sight of a police station, you can avoid going to one in Bangalore. In the Silicon Valley of India, one can just walk to a kiosk known as the Remote FIR Registration Centre, pick up a phone and register a complaint through video...
  • Teacher detained for alleged sexual assualt of 6-year-old girl in Bangalore October 30, 2014

    Bangalore: In yet another case of crime against children, a 6-year-old girl from a reputed school in Bangalore was allegedly sexually assaulted on last Tuesday. The police has detained a 40-year-old suspect who is the victim's teacher in connection with the case. Reportedly, the victim had complained to her mother after...
  • Bangalore police shows the way, uses Twitter to catch criminals October 30, 2014

    Bangalore: Two people have been arrested in a fake job consultancy network that the Bangalore police busted with the help of Twitter. A youngster who was cheated by the fake job consultancy firm emailed Bangalore police and alerted them about the alleged scam. The young man found the email address...
  • Bangalore school rape: One person arrested, classes to resume on Monday October 25, 2014

    Bangalore: The Bangalore Police on Saturday arrested one person in connection with the alleged rape of a three-year-old inside her school premises. The police arrested 45-year-old office assistant M Gundappa, who has been working with the school for the past two years. The police however, said that it did not have...
  • Government to take up a month-long drive against schools running without affiliation October 25, 2014

    Bangalore: A day after Bangalore police arrested the secretary of the school where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped, on charges of cheat, the Karnataka Education Department has now said that it will take action against its own officials too, who seemed to have turned a blind eye when the...
  • Bangalore minor rape: Are schools safe anymore? October 24, 2014

    It's been three days since a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped in a school in Bangalore. The police has arrested a staff member and have named three others in the case. Parents and activists are angry after it was revealed that the school was running in contravention to norms. ...
  • Bangalore minor rape: Meeting between parents and school authorities proves inconclusive October 23, 2014

    Bangalore: Agitating parents met school authorities on Thursday after the Bangalore police detained a staff member of the school where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped on Tuesday. Unfortunately, the meeting between the parents' and the school authorities proved to be inconclusive. Parents were not satisfied with the answers given by...
  • Bangalore: School staff member detained for three-year-old girl's rape October 23, 2014

    Bangalore: The Bangalore police has detained a staff member of the school where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped on Tuesday. This is the first detention in the case. Even as agitated parents protest against the crime, school's Principal said that there were no outsiders in the institution on the day...
  • Here's how Twitter brings Bangalore police and people closer October 6, 2014

    Bangalore: Perhaps, the Bangalore City Police is the most interactive police force in the entire India, today. It has not been like this till recently. Then, what has changed in the last few months? The answer is M N Reddi, the new police commissioner of Bangalore. After the unceremonious exit...
  • Convicted AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa not unwell, says Bangalore Police Commissioner September 30, 2014

    Bangalore: Bangalore Police Commissioner MN Reddi has denied reports of former Tamil Nadu chief minister and AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa's ill health. Speaking to reporters, Reddi said, "We usually write to a couple of government hospitals routinely when there is a Z+ security person in city, to keep ward ready...
  • Railway Minister's son appears before police for questioning, refuses to talk about the case September 15, 2014

    Bangalore: Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik presented himself before the Bangalore Police on Monday in connection with alleged rape, kidnap and cheating of a Kannada actress. Karthik is currently out on bail, but has been asked to present himself at the police station every 15 days. He continues to...
  • Railway Minister Gowda's son questioned for 2nd day over actress' charge September 13, 2014

    Bangalore: Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik Gowda underwent a gruelling questioning for the second consecutive day on Saturday in connection with alleged rape, kidnap and cheating of a Kannada actress. After another round of marathon questioning, DCP North TR Suresh said, "We are...
  • Bangalore: Retired officer chained by family for over 2 weeks, rescued by police September 1, 2014

    Bangalore: A retired subinspector who was locked up in chains by his own family for over two weeks was rescued by the Bangalore police on Sunday. The man was chained because his wife and sons wanted his savings. The 60yearold Venkatesh had served as an assistant subinspector for over 3 decades...
  • Bangalore: 18yearold gangraped by 5 men; 3 arrested August 11, 2014

    Bangalore: An 18yearold girl was gangraped by five men in Bangalore on August 9 and a case has been registered with AC Nagar police station in north Bangalore on Monday. The girl was tricked into accompanying a man who befriended her and then took her to a secluded area. The man...
  • Bangalore: Couple arrested for illtreating minor domestic help August 11, 2014

    A couple has been arrested in Bangalore for alleged assaulting their 13yearold domestic help. Nikunj Todi and his wife, an urban couple with plush jobs, have been booked for assault and child labour. Police said that the girl was regularly beaten by her employers. The child is being treated at...
  • Bangalore Police records statement of minor domestic help, says she was beaten regularly August 11, 2014

    Bangalore: Bangalore Police on Monday recorded the statement of 13yearold domestic help, who was allegedly assaulted by her employers. The girl said that she wasn't fed well by the couple. She also told the police that she was tied up by her employers who had accused her of stealing food....
  • Bangaloreans come together to raise their voice for safety in schools July 30, 2014

    Amidst the horrific incident in Bangalore where a 6yearold was gangraped, CNNIBN campaigns against crime against children. On #SafeSchools anxious parents and teachers discuss how to make schools safe for children. ...
  • Bangalore Police says minor was gangraped; arrests 2 gym instructors July 29, 2014

    The Bangalore police on Tuesday confirmed that a 6yearold school girl was gangraped and arrested two gym instructors in this connection. It also claimed that the skating instructor who was arrested earlier was not involved. The anxious parents are saying they will not send their children to school on Wednesday. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey July 29, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Did police botch up its probe into the Bangalore school rape? July 29, 2014

    The Bangalore Police on Tuesday two gym instructors in the rape case of a sixyearold student in the school premises. The police has ruled out the involvement of the skating instructor Mustafa. CNNIBN takes calls from across the country and takes views over the issue. ...
  • Bangalore: Police say school girl was gangraped, arrest 2 gym instructors July 29, 2014

    Bangalore: The Bangalore Police on Tuesday said that the sixyearold girl was gangraped in the school premises and arrested two gym instructors in the case. Bangalore Commissioner MN Reddi said, "This is a case of gangrape. The incident happened on July 3." The police has ruled out the involvement of the...
  • Bangalore rape: School reopens with safety measures July 28, 2014

    Bangalore: The school where a 6yearold student was raped earlier this month reopened on Monday after it was shut for 10 days over the outrageous incident that led to massive public protests and prompted police to issue tough guidelines for children's safety. The school has reopened for classes 5 to 12,...
  • New guidelines for Bangalore schools: Should they be followed by schools across India? July 28, 2014

    The school in Bangalore, where a sixyearold student was raped will reopen on Monday after being shut for nearly ten days. The school management has assured parents that it will meet their demands for round the clock security. The Bangalore Police also issued safety guidelines to all schools in the...
  • Student rape: Bangalore school reopens today for classes 5 to 12 July 28, 2014

    Bangalore: The school where a sixyearold student was raped will reopen on Monday after being shut for nearly ten days. The school has reopened for classes 5 to 12, but will only open on Wednesday for classes 1 to 4. The school management has assured parents that it will meet...
  • Bangalore rape: Chairman of school arrested for trying to destroy evidence July 23, 2014

    Bangalore: The Bangalore Police on Wednesday arrested Rustom Kerawalla, the Chairman of a Bangalore school in which a sixyearold 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 July 22, 2014

    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 sixyearold 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 July 22, 2014

    Bangalore: The Bangalore school, where two staff members allegedly raped a sixyearold 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 July 22, 2014

    Bangalore: The Bangalore school, where two staff members allegedly raped a sixyearold 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 July 22, 2014

    Bangalore Police Commissioner MN Reddy on Monday said that the police will take a look at all the evidences in 6yearold minor's rape case and will find clues, collect information, investigate and then prosecute. "I would request the public to not panic and cooperate with us," he said. ...