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Kolkata Police Commissioner meets senior citizens of Pronam; urges spread of awareness to combat rising cases of cyber fraud

Kolkata: Pronam - a joint initiative of Kolkata Police and The Bengal for the elderly - organized a cultural and cyber fraud awareness programme at the Body Guard Lines Auditorium recently which was attended by the organisation’s nearly 200 senior citizen members.

Kolkata Police warns public about sextortion

Kolkata/UNI: Cautioning people about the menace of sextortion, Kolkata Police has appealed to the general public not to accept WhatsApp video calls or any other video call from any unknown number.

Kolkata Police issue lookout notice against Nupur Sharma after she skips summons

Kolkata/IBNS: The Kolkata Police on Saturday issued a lookout notice for suspended Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Nupur Sharma after she failed to appear before them for the fourth time over her controversial Prophet remark which triggered a row in recent weeks, media reports said.

Prophet row: Suspended BJP leader Nupur Sharma summoned by Kolkata Police

Kolkata/IBNS: The Kolkata Police have summoned suspended BJP leader Nupur Sharma over her controversial Prophet remark which triggered a row in recent weeks.

Actor Pallavi Dey death case: Kolkata Police arrests live-in partner Sagnik Chakraborty

Kolkata/IBNS: The Kolkata Police Tuesday arrested late Bengali actor Pallavi Dey's live-in partner Sagnik Chakraborty in connection with the former's death, media reports said.

Kolkata: Cop, civic volunteer arrested for allegedly molesting woman in Bidhannagar

Kolkata/IBNS: The Bidhannagar City Police have arrested one policeman and a civic volunteer posted in its traffic department for allegedly molesting a woman in Kolkata, officials said on Sunday.

Kolkata Police chief apologizes after video of a civic volunteer brutally thrashing pickpocket suspect goes viral

Kolkata/IBNS: Hours after a footage of an on duty civic volunteer (known as Green Police) in Kolkata brutally pinning a pickpocket suspect with his foot on his chest has gone viral on social media, city's police commissioner Soumen Mitra on Monday apologized for the "unexpected" incident.

Kolkata corporate boss killing: Main accused nabbed from Mumbai

Mumbai/Kolkata/IBNS: The Kolkata Police have arrested the mastermind wanted in the murder of corporate executive Subir Chaki from Mumbai, sources in the city police said on Monday.

BJP accuses Kolkata IPS officer of molesting its Bhabanipur candidate, writes to ECI

Kolkata/IBNS: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday wrote to the Election Commission of India (ECI) alleging that its Bhabanipur bypoll candidate Priyanka Tibrewal was molested and assaulted by Kolkata Police's Deputy Commissioner (South Division), IPS Akash Magharia, during an agitation near West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's Kalighat residence on Thursday.

Kolkata Police file FIRs against Bengal BJP chief Sukanta Mazumder, Bhawanipur by-poll candidate Priyanka Tibrewal

Kolkata/UNI: The city police have filed FIRs against Bengal BJP president Sukanta Mazumder, party's Bhawanipur's by-poll candidate Priyanka Tibrewal and two MPs for leading a procession with a body of a party worker near Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee residence at Kalighat on Thursday.

Kolkata fake Covid vaccination case: Chargesheet filed against Debanjan Deb, 7 others

Kolkata/IBNS: Two months after busting a fake Covid-19 vaccination drive, the Kolkata Police on Thursday filed a charge sheet in a local court at Alipore naming the key accused in the case, Debanjan Deb, and seven others, officials said.

Kolkata Police quiz actor-BJP leader Mithun Chakraborty over controversial poll speech

Kolkata/IBNS: Actor-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Mithun Chakraborty is being quizzed by the Kolkata Police on Wednesday over his controversial election speech.

Two gangsters from Punjab gunned down by Kolkata STF

Kolkata/IBNS: At least two most wanted criminals from Punjab were shot dead by Kolkata Police's Special Task Force (STF) in an encounter at Shapoorji housing complex in Kolkata's New Town on Wednesday, officials said.

Major IPS reshuffle in West Bengal, 55 senior cops including 52 IPS officials transferred

Kolkata/IBNS: In a major reshuffle of the top brass of the police, the West Bengal government on Monday night transferred 55 senior police officials, including 52 IPS and three WBPS officers, officials said.

Kolkata Police arrest BJP youth leader with cocaine

Kolkata/IBNS: Acting on a tip off, the Kolkata Police on Friday afternoon arrested BJP youth leader Pamela Goswami and her friend, Prabir Kumar Dey, with around 100 gms of cocaine from city's posh New Alipore area, reports said.