Pollachi sexual assault case: CB-CID summons Congress leader

In a fresh development in the Pollachi sexual assault case, the CB-CID has summoned Congress leader Mayura Jayakumar as part of investigation into the shocking crime. Continue Reading

IIT-Madras student from Haryana arrested for stabbing college mate

In an unusual incident, the IIT-Madras campus turned into a crime scene after a student stabbed another, allegedly over a girl. However, police officials maintained that the incident took place due to difference of opinion and no girl was involved. Continue Reading

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