Year-ender: 2018 saw a dastardly serial rape, and justice for a victim

The year 2018 was a happening year in every sense for the city police. Marred by controversies, scams and a number of crimes, it has been nothing short of a tumultuous period for the personnel. Continue Reading

What ‘crime’ did we commit, ask Chennai police personnel

If you see an inspector in the crime wing driving a police vehicle while on duty, don’t get surprised. Even as law and order (L&O) inspectors have a large team of sub-inspectors and constables at their disposal, the crime department feels neglected. Continue Reading

Fire at Padi high-rise apartment leaves two injured

A major tragedy was averted due to the quick thinking and action of residents and fire services personnel after a fire broke out in an apartment complex at Padi in Chennai. The incident took place in the 20-storeyed apartment complex, ‘Newry Towers’, located near Lucas Bridge. Continue Reading

Pon Manickavel says young officers will carry forward his work

On the eve of his retirement, Inspector General of Police Pon Manickavel today delivered words of advice for the personnel of Railway Protection Force (RPF) at ICF, Ayanavaram. Continue Reading

‘Kavignar’ cop recites motivational poetry over walkie-talkie 

Inspector S Kanagesan (49), serving in the Madras High Court station, has been giving minute-long breaks through a few lines of poetry to his colleagues on hectic duties through night and day. Continue Reading

Chennai shows it cares for Gaja victims

“When Chennai suffered due to floods in 2015 and Vardah cyclone in 2016, people in other parts of the State rushed to the capital’s rescue. But when those in the delta districts are devastated by Gaja, the city has not helped them much.” Continue Reading

Transwoman Subhashri gets appointment in TN police department

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami had addressed the State policemen at Kalaivanar Arangam, Wallajah Road, this morning where he gave appointment order to 6,119 personnel selected under the Tamilnadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board. Transgender Subhashri was one among them. Continue Reading