Police News Vellore

Vellore police crack down on 2-wheeler theft

Vellore: To prevent two wheeler thefts across the district, police teams were involved in night patrols, checks at parking lots and vehicle checks under the supervision of all Deputy Superintendents of Police and inspectors. During these inspections, the police have nabbed vehicle lifters and seized about 50 two wheelers from them. Steps have been taken to hand over these vehicles to the owners through the court.

Three arrested for kidnapping and robbing doctor

Police have arrested three persons for kidnapping and robbing a 40-year-old doctor on Thursday. The main accused was the son of a diabetic patient undergoing treatment with the doctor for four years. Chinna alias Ebran Christi (32) of Katpadi along with his friends Sreejith (24) and Anuj (24) of Kerala had kidnapped Pradeep John Pramod of Karnampattu and robbed Rs. 1,10,000 from him on October 6 and left him near the New Bus Stand.

Youth arrested for rape of minor in Vaniyambadi

Vellore: Personnel attached to All Women Police Station (AWPS), Vaniyambadi, on Sunday arrested a 22-year-old youth on charges of kidnapping and raping a minor. Police said Sathish, a resident of Putheri village, Azhinjikulam, Vaniyambadi taluk had kidnapped a 12-year-old girl. The girl was alone at her father’s shop when Sathish had asked her to come with him saying that her father was at a nearby place repairing a tractor.

Seized vehicles to be auctioned on April 1

Vellore: The auctioning of vehicles seized in prohibition cases will be held on April 1. According to a press release issued by the Vellore police, 29 vehicles – 26 two-wheelers and three four-wheelers - seized under the Tamil Nadu Prohibition Act will be auctioned from 9 a.m. at Nethaji Stadium. Those who wish to take part in the bidding should pay an entry fee of Rs. 50. Successful bidders should pay the bid amount along with 14.5 per cent sales tax.

Retired surveyor held on graft charge

Vellore: The Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption (DVAC), Vellore unit arrested a retired surveyor who claimed to be a surveyor in service in the Vaniyambadi taluk office. He allegedly received bribe for surveying the house site of a person belonging to Alangayam at the office of the Village Administrative Officer in Kothakottai on Friday. According to DVAC sources, P.

Within 24 hours 2 robbers arrested, stolen gold & money recovered

Vaniyambadi 4 Mar,Parveen Banu w/o Abul Hassan residing at Hajee street,New town,Vaniyambadi.Yesterday morning when her daughter gone to school and husband gone to shop at that time at 11 am some body knocked the door.As if the door open one Mus

Police ask public not to break pumpkins on roads

Vellore: Vellore police have urged the public and traders to avoid breaking pumpkins on the middle of roads to prevent accidents in view of Ayudha Pooja on Thursday. They said it caused hindrance to vehicle users and could cause accidents. The pumpkins should be properly disposed into the garbage bins kept for the purpose. Workers of the corporation and municipalities will clear the pumpkins immediately.

12 held for assaulting policemen

Police have arrested 12 persons for assaulting police personnel, who had gone to conduct a raid to nab bootleggers at Kottacheri near Pernambut. On Thursday night, a Superintendent of Police special party went to Kottacheri to conduct a raid to check on brewing and selling of illicit liquor.

Red sanders logs seized from car

Vellore: The Pallikonda police seized red sanders logs weighing half tonne from a car on Friday morning.