Kerala Police

  • Swiss national, a Maoist sympathiser, arrested in Kerala July 29, 2014

    Thiruvanthpuram: Police on Tuesday arrested a Maoist sympathiser in Thrissur district of Kerala. Jonathan Bold, a Swiss national, arrived in Kerala on a tourist visa and attended a meeting organised in memory of a Maoist activist. Bold has been charged under the Foreigners Act, Section 14(b), which pertains to violation of...
  • Kerala: 8 kids escape from an orphanage after being made to work like slaves June 13, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: The ordeal of orphan children in the state is never ending. About eight children ran away from an orphanage in Malappuram as they were not provided the promised facilities and were made to work like slaves in the orphanage. The locals informed the police and the children in the...
  • Kerala: Two CPM members hacked in broad daylight in Malappuram January 30, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: In a shocking incident in Kerala's Malappuram, two CPM workers were hacked in broad daylight by suspected Popular Front workers. The incident happened on Wednesday around 11 am when the two victims were travelling and their car was waylaid by the accused. The victims were reportedly hacked in full public...
  • Kerala: NCP leader moves court against Rahul Gandhi January 15, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: A local NCP leader in Kerala today approached the court after the Kerala police refused to act on his complaint against Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi for travelling on top of a police vehicle. Advocate Mujeeb Rahman of the NCP, which is in alliance with the Opposition Left in Kerala,...
  • 'No case' against Rahul Gandhi for travelling on top of police vehicle in Kerala January 14, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Police today said that no case will be registered against Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi who travelled on top of a police vehicle today during a rally. A complaint was filed against the Congress leader by a Left Democratic Front (LDF) leader for travelling on top of a...
  • Kerala: DYFI to protest against police action on its cadre September 6, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: CPI-M youth wing DYFI will hold a rally here on September 11 to protest the attack on one of their activists, who waved black flag against Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday as part of its agitation demanding his resignation over solar panel scam. The DYFI activist Jayaprasad, who...
  • Kerala policemen brutally assault protestor waving black flag at CM September 6, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy seems to be continuing to bear the brunt of the solar scam. In further embarrassment, the police were seen attacking an Opposition protestor who was waving a black flag at CM Oommen Chandy. A policeman allegedly repeatedly assaulted the protestor's private parts even as...
  • Father arrested for allowing his minor son to drive Ferrari April 29, 2013

    Thrissur: The father of a nine year-old boy, who drove a Ferrari F430 recently with his five-year-brother along side, causing widespread outrage, was arrested on Monday and released on bail. Police sources said Mohammed Nisham was arrested by Peramangalam police here, which is investigating the case. He...
  • Kerala: Parents allow 9-year-old son to drive Ferrari April 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Charges have been filed against a man who allowed his 9-year-old son to drive his Ferrari, Kerala Police said on Monday. Mohammed Nisham was charged with endangering the life of a child and allowing a minor to drive, said Inspector MV Verghese. Nisham's wife filmed the boy driving the...
  • BB Mohanty didn't help Bitti jump parole: Kerala Police March 16, 2013

    Cuttack: After nearly four hours of questioning of Bitti's father, the special investigation team of Kerala Police said on Saturday that BB Mohanty was innocent and didn't help his son jump parole and assume a fake identity of Raghav Rajan. "Our investigation says that BB Mohanty is innocent. He has...
  • Bitti's father BB Mohanty is innocent: Kerala Police March 16, 2013

    Cuttack: Bitti's father former Odisha DGP BB Mohanty is innocent and there is no evidence to suggest that he helped his son in evading law, said the Kerala Police after quizzing him in Cuttak on Saturday. A special investigation team of Kerala Police, which is probing impersonation and forgery charges...
  • Bitti's father quizzed by Kerala police March 16, 2013

    Cuttack: Former Odisha DGP BB Mohanty was on Saturday quizzed by a Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Kerala police probing impersonation and forgery charges against his German rape case convict son Bitti Mohanty. Before questioning the retired IPS officer, the four-member Kerala police SIT met the present Director General of...
  • Bitti Mohanty to be brought back to Kerala on Saturday March 15, 2013

    Rape convict Bitti Mohanty, on the run for six years, will be taken back to Kerala from Rajasthan on Saturday. ...
  • Bitti Mohanty's father says he will co-operate with police March 14, 2013

    Bhubaneswar: Rape convict Bitti Mohanty's father BB Mohanty spoke exclusively to CNN-IBN saying he will co-operate with the Kerala police. "I will co-operate with the Kerala police. Since the matter is subjudice I will not comment on the case. If Italan marines have refused to speak to the media, why...
  • Rape convict Bitti Mohanty being brought to Jaipur March 12, 2013

    Jaipur: Rape convict Bitti Mohanty is being brought to Jaipur on a train on Tuesday evening by Kerala police. Bitti was sent to 10-day police custody on Monday. Bitti jumped parole in 2006 while serving a seven-year sentence for rape in Alwar in Rajasthan and had gone underground. Bitti was living...
  • Rape convict Bitti Mohanty was an exemplary student, says college official March 11, 2013

    Krishna Kumar, Director of Education of Chinmaya Institute of Technology, where the rape convict Bitti Mohanty received his MBA degree, said Mohanty was an exemplary student and was an affable person. ...
  • Bitti Mohanty: Rajasthan Police team to leave for Kerala on Monday March 11, 2013

    Jaipur: A police team from Jaipur will fly to Kerala on Monday to identify and take into custody Bitti Mohanty, who jumped parole in 2006 after being convicted for raping a German woman. Earlier, a Rajasthan Police team was to go to Kerala on Sunday, but could not due to lack...
  • Trail of deception: How loopholes in the system helped Mohanty assume new identity March 10, 2013

    For seven years, rape convict Bitti Mohanty hoodwinked the police. Since he jumped parole, Mohanty, the son of former Orissa DGP BB Mohanty, has remained incommunicado. His arrest in Kerala where he was working in a bank under a false name, highlights how the loopholes in the system helped him...
  • AP: Bitti Mohanty's stay in Puttaparthi under the scanner, police to help Kerala Police March 10, 2013

    Rape convict Bitti Mohanti's stay in Puttaparthi in Andhra Pradesh and how he got MBA degree and a bank's job is also under the scanner. ...
  • Bitti Mohanty sent to judicial custody, Rajasthan Police may seek a transit remand March 10, 2013

    Kannur/Bhubaneswar: Two days after rape convict Bitti Mohanty was arrested in Kerala, a team of Rajasthan Police officials will reach Kannur by Sunday evening to seek his custody. Bitti was sent to 14 days judicial custody in Kerala. Bitti, the son of a former DG of Orissa was on the...
  • Arrested man is Bitti Mohanty, says Kerala Home Minister March 9, 2013

    Bitti Mohanty was convicted of raping a German tourist in 2006 and has been absconding since 2006 when he jumped parole. ...
  • Kerala: Bitti Mohanty, convicted of raping a German tourist, arrested March 9, 2013

    Kannur: Kerala police has arrested Bitti Mohanty, son of former Odisha DGP BB Mohanty in Kannur, Kerala. Bitti was convicted of raping a German tourist in 2006 and has been absconding since 2006 when he jumped parole. Kerala Police is questioning Bitti at the moment and has informed Rajasthan Police about...
  • Anti-Kurien FB posts: Tharoor defends police action February 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Union Minister Shashi Tharoor has reportedly defended police action against 111 people for posting and sharing 'defamatory' remarks against Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien in the Suryanelli gangrape case. The Cyber cell of the Kerala Police had filed cases against the Internet users, based on a complaint...
  • Suryanelli rape: Case against 111 people for FB posts on Kurien February 25, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: A case was filed against 111 people on Monday for defamatory remarks against Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien on Facebook over the Suryanelli gangrape case. Bindu Krishna, a Mahila Congress leader in Kerala, had filed a complaint with the cyber cell of the Kerala Police against the defamatory...
  • Suryanelli gangrape: HC to hear bail pleas of 14 accused February 25, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: Following an order from the Supreme Court on the Suryanelli gangrape case, the Kerala High Court will start hearing the bail pleas of 14 of the 36 accused on Monday. The list does not include Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien as he is not an accused in the...
  • Suryanelli rape: Absconding convict sent to sub-jail February 16, 2013

    Kottayam: Dharmarajan, the absconding convict in the Suryanelli gangrape case who was arrested from Karnataka, was sent to the sub-jail in Kottayam by the District and Sessions Judge before whom he was produced on Saturday. The third accused in the 17-year-old case, Dharmarajan was arrested on Friday by a special...
  • Police probe into fake pictures of Delhi braveheart January 3, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala police's cyber wing has begun a probe into the uploading of the photograph of an engineering student from the state on a social networking site claiming it as the picture of the Delhi braveheart. The Hitech Inquiry Cell of the police started investigations after getting a complaint from...
  • Kerala girl's photo used on Facebook as that of Delhi braveheart January 3, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram/ New Delhi: The father of a girl whose photograph was circulated on social networking sites including Facebook as that of the 23-year-old paramedical student who was brutally gangraped by six men in a bus in Delhi on December 16, 2012, has filed a complaint with the cyber cell of...
  • Kerala Police begins probe into 'hijack' episode October 20, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Directorate of Civil Aviation (DGCA) officials on Saturday reached Trivandrum to look into the probe into the 'hijack' episode at the airport here. The Kerala Police has already began their probe into the matter. Director General of Police KS Balasubramanian formed a team led by Assistant Commissioner of...
  • Kerala: 533 cops have criminal cases against them June 5, 2012

    Kochi: In a shocking revelation, at least 533 officials in Kerala Police have criminal cases lodged against them. The officials from civil police officer to IGP are among those who are in the list, according to information collected from the police headquarters by advocate DB Binu, General Secretary of Human Rights...