Film director Ramana alleges harassment by cops in Chennai

Film director and cancer survivor Ramana has alleged the city traffic police fined him when he did not violate any rule and also made disrespectful comments about his health condition. Continue Reading

Sad, angry inspector in Chennai to return awards, give up promotion

After being denied a climb up the ladder, an inspector of police with the city police department announced on social media that he was going to surrender his promotion and awards given by former chief minister J Jayalalithaa in 2004. Continue Reading

Fake I-T officials ‘seize’ cash from Korattur in Chennai

In his complaint, he told the police that last evening, four persons had arrived at his house in a car and claimed to be officials from the I-T Department. After ‘seizing’ the valuables, the family members were asked to collect it from the office. Continue Reading

Super cops

The Greater Chennai police are going great guns. Close on the heels of bringing the whole city under the watchful eyes of CCTV cameras, they have now launched a new online citizen service — Police Verification Services — dispensing with the present system of visiting the police station for verification. Continue Reading

Cops crack down on fake camera parts in Chennai

A press release said the team, headed by S Vijayalakshmi, inspector of police, IPREC, Ayanavaram, raided the premises of V3 Camera Service, City Centre Plaza on Ellis Road, and found that the shop was involved in the sale and distribution of spurious products like camera battery and parts of the battery charger. Continue Reading