Category: Crime

    Crime
    Constable assaults elderly women; police files Non-Cognizable offence

    Constable assaults elderly women; police files Non-Cognizable offence

    Panaji: A constable, attached to economic offence cell of  Goa police, is accused of assaulting an elderly women, over the issue of property. Pushpa Keny, a resident of Taleigao has lodged a complaint with the…

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    Two arrested, five on run after assaulting Cuncolim police

    Two arrested, five on run after assaulting Cuncolim police

    Cuncolim: Two youth were arrested while five are on the run after they clashed with the police in South Goa in an inebriated situation during wee hours. Superintendent of Police (South) Arvind Gawas said that…

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    Eight arrested in old currency case  

    Eight arrested in old currency case  

    Cancona: Goa Police on Friday arrested eight people including three from Goa and five from Kerala in connection with the seizure of demonetized currency notes worth Rs 1.5 crore. Deputy Superintendent of Police (Canacona) Kiran Paudwal…

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    How a conman defrauded government machinery

    How a conman defrauded government machinery

    Panaji: The Crime Branch arrested a man and four of his accomplice for posing as a minister from Uttar Pradesh by faking the documents and availing the facility as “state guest.” Goa Chief Minister Pramod…

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    Villagers catch thief at Velguem, another fled

    Villagers catch thief at Velguem, another fled

    Velguem (Bicholim): A group of villagers from Velguem-Pale apprehended  a thief while his accomplice fled during the wee hours of Tuesday. The locals also found rickshaw which was brought by them to take away the…

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    Gang that specially came from Delhi to steal mobiles during Sunburn

    Gang that specially came from Delhi to steal mobiles during Sunburn

    Calangute: In a major breakthrough effected by Calangute Police Team , accused persons namely 1) Waseem Ahmed, aged 28 years 2) Mohd Jamil, aged 29 years 3) Aneesh Suleman, aged 50 years and 4) Lal…

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    Portuguese national arrested for possessing drugs

    Portuguese national arrested for possessing drugs

    Panaji: A 42-year old Portuguese national is  arrested for illegal possession of drugs worth Rs 22 lakhs on Sunday, Goa police said. The Anti Narcotic Cell (ANC) of Goa Police informed that Antonio Manuel Faria…

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    Anwar Shaikh found murdered at Moti Dongor, Margao

    Anwar Shaikh found murdered at Moti Dongor, Margao

    Margao: Anwar Shaikh popularly known as ‘chor anwar’ has been found murdered at Moti Dongor in Margao. Police said that the dead body of Anwar was found at Moti Dongor, while search is on to…

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    Two labourers arrested for raping minor at Quepem

    Two labourers arrested for raping minor at Quepem

    Quepem: Goa Police on Tuesday arrested two labourers in South Goa for raping 12-year-old minor girl at Shirvoi village in Quepem taluka. Quepem police inspector Santosh Desai said that both the accused working as a casual…

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    Mizoram-origin waiter arrested for raping 60-year-old woman at Anjuna

    Mizoram-origin waiter arrested for raping 60-year-old woman at Anjuna

    Panaji: Goa police on Tuesday arrested Mizoram-origin youth for raping 60-year-old woman at a beach village of Anjuna in North Goa. Police said that the accused also tried to kill the victim after raping her…