Oct 20 2016
A begging scam is rampant on the streets of Bengaluru today. Citizen journalist Shweta Taneja shares her experience and cautions you.
Sep 20 2016
Blog: Whitefield Rising
Encouraged by the success of Neighbourhood Watch (NW) initiative in Whitefield, Deputy Commissioner of Police (South East Division), Dr Boralingaiah M B has announced the extension of the programme to other areas of South East Division, ie, Kadugodi...
Sep 14 2016
CAUVERY PROTESTS IN BENGALURU1
Apr 12 2016
Apr 04 2016
What is life like for those who get out of prison after serving life sentences? Akshatha M spoke to a dozen newly released convicts and shares a story rarely told.
Mar 11 2016
TACKLING CYBER CRIME
Mar 04 2016
WOMEN'S’ DAY SPECIAL: WHEN A WOMAN FILES AN FIR
Oct 09 2015
HOW TO MAKE BENGALURU SAFER
Providing transportation is a must for all companies that employ women in night shifts, according to government rules. Do these rules cover men too? Here is an overview on the existing rules and regulations.
Jul 28 2015
FEEDBACK ON DNA PROFILING BILL
Jul 27 2015
A STEP FORWARD IN REPORTING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
Jul 19 2015
Blog: Puttenahalli Post
Residents in the Puttenahalli Lake vicinity beware! One of the residents of the neighbourhood had a horrifying experience, as explained in this email message, received from a credible source. "One of our residents, on her way back after...
May 27 2015
STATUS OF MAJOR SEXUAL ASSAULT CASES
Citizens from Bengaluru were up in arms against the injustice meted out to the victims of these three cases. Where are the cases now? Has the system been able to prove the crime and deliver justice? Here is a status check.
Apr 17 2015
MENACE OF MOB MENTALITY
A man reportedly driving crazily, mowing down people and perhaps even hurting a cop, is chased and finally stopped. Then, in an instant, the crowd becomes a mob, and is on the verge of losing control. Can you imagine this in your residential neighbourhood? Ammu Joseph witnessed such an incident today and posted this account of it on Facebook.
Apr 07 2015
WOMENS' SAFETY IN HOSTELS
Apr 03 2015
CONMEN OFFER INSURANCE SUM TO POLICY HOLDER’S NOMINEES
When something seems too good to be true, it usually is. Here’s how some fraudsters tried to con a resident of Koramangala, promising a large sum of money.
Mar 19 2015
D K RAVI'S DEATH : PROBE BY CBI OR CID?
Feb 28 2015
A VICTIM OF MALNUTRITION
Oct 29 2014
ALL FOR QUICK BUCKS
These firms might take you for a ride - promising dream jobs for a good fee, giving you fake certificates! Check the list of fraudulent firms, shared by the Crime Control Bureau.
Oct 28 2014
Blog: Deepa's jottings
Raja Bandi writes: A couple of my friends went birding at Hebbal lake on 21st October 2014 at around 6.30 am. There were people around jogging and walking etc. While birding, a guy turned up with a broken bottle and a wooden stick and demanded...
Aug 12 2014
Jul 30 2014
NO ACTION ON SCHOOL AUTHORITIES
One of the newly arrested persons was picked up by police earlier too, when he went to prison to give food to Mustafa, say sources. He was released, and re-arrested on Monday.
Jul 30 2014
SECTION 66A USED AGAINST TROLLING
Infamous section 66A of IT act can be used in case you are facing abuse by someone on internet. Here is a real case from Bengaluru where an abused filed a complaint against the abuser.
Nov 20 2013
NOT ANOTHER ATM ATTACK!
The brutal attack on a woman inside the closed shutters has sent shudders among civilians in Bengaluru. Are there any solutions?
Oct 21 2013
GOVT YET TO WAKE UP FROM SLUMBER
The state Police Complaint Authority has been formed in September, after three years of stoic silence on the issue by the government. However, it has no staff, not all members are appointed and it hasn't started investigating cases.
Oct 16 2013
SECURITY APPS FOR SMARTPHONES
GPS-enabled smartphone can be your best friend in crisis. It can send SOS messages and calls during crisis, and send your location details to your prime contacts - just with the help of an app.
Aug 30 2013
VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
What should be the treatment for offenders? Why are women expected to forgive those who offend them? Every day too many incidents of sexual harassment take place in BMTC and Metro, which go unreported most of the time.