Denied money for liquor, teen assaults girlfriend, her mother in Chennai

According to the police, the accused, Santhosh Kumar, who is unemployed, has been in a relationship with a 17-year-old girl for the past three years. He is a resident of Vinayakapuram, Puzhal, and is an alcoholic. Continue Reading

2019 elections: Chennai police slog it out for counting of votes

With just two days left for the declaration of election results, the whole city is glued to television sets to follow the vote counting process, security being an integral part of the exercise, the city policemen are on their toes. Continue Reading

One more foreigner held for credit card fraud in Chennai

On Wednesday, the police arrested Peter Velikov (50) and seized 50 cloned debit and credit cards, Rs 10 lakh in cash, Rs 3 lakh worth foreign currency, skimmer devices and a laptop. Today, his accomplice, Markova (52), who had initially evaded arrest, was held. Continue Reading

Teenage girl falls from third floor in Chennai, survives

The city police are conducting an inquiry after a 17-year-old girl fell from the third floor of a building at Aynavaram last night. Deepika’s mother and brother Arvind, who were with her when the incident took place, claimed it was an accidental fall. Continue Reading

College students involved in phone-snatching in Chennai

According to the police, last night, a student identified as M Saveetha, was walking at SIDCO Nagar junction while talking over the phone when two men on a bike snatched her phone and sped off. However, the public chased and caught them. Continue Reading