CCTV CAMERAS

  • Coimbatore: Rs 1.70 crore of gold ornaments stolen from financial firm November 24, 2014

    Coimbatore: Gold ornaments worth Rs 1.70 crore and Rs 5.6 lakh in cash were stolen from a city- based private financial firm dealing in gold loans, police said. A woman sweeper noticed the main doors of the firm at Kovaipudur area open and informed the security guard. He in turn...
  • IB probe ordered into reports of security lapse during PM Modi's Varanasi visit November 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Concerned over reports that many CCTV cameras were not functioning during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Varanasi, the Union Home Ministry has ordered a probe into the alleged security lapse. Intelligence Bureau has been asked to conduct the probe and find out whether the reports of CCTV...
  • ATM cut open, Rs 14.50 lakh looted in Agra October 30, 2014

    Agra: Unidentified robbers looted an ATM of the Punjab National Bank, near Rohta crossing on Gwalior road on Thursday morning. The ATM was cut open with a gas cutter. Sadar thana police said the CCTV camera had been damaged by the robbers. Branch manager A.K. Agarwal said the ATM had Rs 14.50 lakhs,...
  • Delhi Transport Corporation installs CCTV cameras in its 80 buses October 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) has installed close circuit television cameras in 80 of its buses, a pilot project aimed at enhancing security in buses, particularly for women. In the first phase, DTC plans to install CCTV cameras in 200 buses, including low-floor AC and low-floor non-AC buses in the...
  • CCTVs to be installed in UP girls' colleges and hostels August 21, 2014

    The Uttar Pradesh government has ordered installation of CCTV cameras at the entry gates of all girl's colleges and hostels, an official said Thursday. The decision came after discussions in a higher level meeting presided over by Chief Secretary Alok Ranjan. "The state government is worried over the rising incidences of molestation...
  • Pub brawl case: Posters of main accused with reward of Rs 20,000 put up across Delhi August 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police has put up wanted posters of the main accused in the assault case at the Prominade mall across the national capital on Saturday. Around 25,000 posters have been put up and a reward of Rs 20,000 has been declared. A court on Thursday rejected the anticipatory bail...
  • Railway to install CCTV in ladies' compartments July 11, 2014

    New Delhi: The Railway Ministry has decided to install CCTVs in ladies' compartments in phases in order to provide enhanced security to women passengers, the Rajya Sabha was told on Friday. Responding to a query during the Question Hour in Rajya Sabha, Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda said, "We will do...
  • Cameras in Bangalore park to ward off lovers June 30, 2014

    Bangalore: Watch out if you are taking a stroll at the Bugle Park in Bangalore, for the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagar Palike or the BBMP has installed surveillance cameras. This is, to control couples indulging in public display of affection, what the Mayor of Bangalore calls an antisocial activity. ...
  • Motor Vehicle Bill to be redrafted in a month, says Nitin Gadkari June 5, 2014

    New Delhi: India's Motor Vehicle Bill will be redrafted within a month in line with advanced international practices to enhance road safety, Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Thursday. His comments come within days of former Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde's death in a road accident in...
  • Bangalore police gives more time to banks to install CCTV and alarms November 28, 2013

    Bangalore: Even as police continue to remain clueless on the whereabouts of the ATM attacker and have spread out a dragnet in Anantpur district in neighbouring Andhra Pradesh, Bangalore Police Commissioner has given some relief to banks on tight security for ATMs. Bowing to banks' demand that they need at...
  • Watch: Miraculous escape for 4 people from a massive mudslide in China July 29, 2013

    A car with four people was almost buried underneath a massive mudslide, but fortunately the four people in it escaped miraculously and it was all caught on CCTV cameras. Two men immediately got out of the car after the mudslide and later another man also escaped. With the help of...
  • Trains passing through UP to get CCTV cameras July 28, 2013

    With a view to check crime on trains, Uttar Pradesh police plans to install CCTV cameras in special trains passing through the state. "There is a proposal to install CCTV cameras in AC as well as general coaches of special trains for video recording," Director General of Police (Railway) Rizwan Ahmad...
  • Rajasthan: Owner of a girls hostel installs CCTVs near toilets, booked June 8, 2013

    Bharatpur: The woman owner of the girls' hostel, where CCTV cameras were found installed near three toilets, has been booked and the building was sealed by police. Shalu Satija, aged around 30 years, was booked under section 354 of IPC (Assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage...
  • NDMC proposes CCTV cameras in all civic bodyrun schools December 20, 2012

    New Delhi: With an aim to provide better security for children, particularly girls, North Delhi Municipal Corporation on Wednesday proposed to install CCTV surveillance cameras in all civic bodyrun schools. "We have proposed to install CCTV cameras in all municipal schools to provide security, especially for girls, for which extra budgetary...
  • Infant kidnapped from Jammu government hospital November 15, 2012

    Jammu: A newborn boy was on Wednesday kidnapped from a government hospital in Jammu. This is the second case of child theft from the same hospital in the last three days. It is shocking that in spite of CCTV cameras in the hospital premises, no footage of the kidnapping was recorded. The...
  • Mumbai baby theft case shows poor security in hospitals October 25, 2012

    Mumbai: A dayold baby boy was stolen from the general ward of a hospital in Mumbai. A woman was suspected to have walked away with him. While Mumbai police is yet to crack the case, teams have already been dispatched to Navi Mumbai, Thane and Nashik. The hospital in question...
  • Thieves installed CCTVs in ATMs to steal data May 6, 2012

    Mumbai: Sleuths from the Ulhasnagar Crime Branch arrested two persons and recovered 597 credit and debits cards from their possession. The duo used to fit CCTV cameras and skimmers at various ATM kiosks to retrieve personal data of people visiting these centres, and then use it for shopping. Hitesh Gerela (20)...
  • Businessman beaten up outside south Delhi hotel February 24, 2012

    New Delhi: In a shocking incident that was revealed on Friday, CCTV cameras installed outside south Delhi's Surya Sofitel hotel captured a gang of guntoting men beating up a businessman outside the hotel. The incident took place on February 13. The goons were captured on CCTV cameras smashing windows of the...
  • Firm develops camera that can spot terrorists March 11, 2010

    An Indian company claims terror attacks can be foiled, by a smart system that watches and records people, all the time, everywhere. HCL Security, an Indian firm, claims its software driven systems can outsmart the smartest terrorists. If that happens, then what happened in Pune might never happen again. You...
  • Delhi markets to fight terror | Govt gears up October 19, 2008

    New Delhi: Market associations across the national capital are arranging for their own security to deal with terror this festive season. As the festive season draws near, associations of markets in New Delhi are gearing up for a safer run ahead. Some of the busiest and prosperous market places in the...
  • Delhi blasts: CCTV cameras shooting in the dark September 14, 2008

    New Delhi: The citizens of Delhi paid a heavy price on Saturday, September 13 when bombs went off in crowded, public places in the city. The investigating agencies could have drawn information from the closed circuit television cameras (CCTV) footage but cameras at all the four blast sites were dysfunctional. So, the...
  • Underworld goons caught on CCTV cameras November 20, 2007

    Mumbai: Builders in Mumbai are receiving threats from the underworld again and this time it's all been caught on tape. Six armed men entered the premises of Marathon builders in eastern Mumbai's Mulund neighbourhood. They then proceeded to threaten the staff, asking them to tell the owners to meet their demands...
  • Are you on Mumbai local? CCTV cameras watching you October 25, 2007

    Mumbai: Images of the 7/11 blasts have not faded in the collective memory of Mumbaikars, specially those who commute by local trains everyday. With the terror threat still looming large over Mumbai's lifeline, the railway is all set to step up security with the help of new technology. It may seem...
  • Dec 13 Attack: Unedited footage December 13, 2006

    New Delhi: Five years ago on this day, terrorists stormed Parliament House in a suicide attack, killing eight people and injuring 18 others. While some images of the daring attack on the very symbol of India democracy remain etched in the collective memory of the nation. ...