Virugambakkam woman dies on campus of IT co. where she worked

A young woman who resided at Virugambakkam and worked in a IT company on OMR died in mysterious circumstances on the company campus on Wednesday. Her dead body was found on the floor but it is not know what was the cause of her death. The woman was last seen going up to the terrace […]

Stunt man who ripped gold chains from women arrested

Police have arrested a stunt man who worked in films for snatching gold chains from many women in different parts of the city, including Valasarawakkam. The man was arrested after he made one such attempt in Ramapuram. He used to move in his bike, wearing a jacket and helmet to hide his identity, swoop on […]

Vadapalani restaurant manager clubs wife to death

A manager at a Vadapalani restaurant surrounded in a court in Egmore claiming he had clubbed his wife to death. This happened on Monday and it was only after his surrender that the news of the crime go to the ears of the Valasarawakkam police under whose area the accused resided. The accused is said […]

Man arrested for sexually abusing girl at Virugambakkam orphanage

A elderly watchman in a Virugambakkam orphanage has been charged by the local police for allegedly physically assaulting a minor girl who was a resident there. It is said that the girl was returning from the school she attends when the man lured her to a lonely spot and sexually abused her. The Virugambakkam police […]

Robbery in Virugambakkam

Virugambakkam police station has reported that a case has been file here of a robbery at a local house. The crime took place last weekend when the residents had locked the house and gone out. Jewellery is said to have been cleaned up by the thieves at this place.

Young engineer found dead in Vadapalani lodge

A young Bangalore-based engineer was found dead in his lodge room in Vadapalani on Sunday morning. The death was discovered when the man’s office colleague who was ready to go out with him did not get a response from his colleague’s room. They later found the man dead inside. Police said the duo had come […]

Police booth opened in Saligramam colony

City Police Commissioner opened a Police Help Booth in Postal Audit Colony in Saligramam on Sunday  (Aug.7) and appreciated the efforts of the residents. The booth, built with donations was required to provide a warm space for police who are on beats in this area which has witnessed a series of crimes, mostly chain snatching […]

Valasai Municipality chairman arrested

The chairman of the Valasarawakkam Municipality was arrested by the district police on Thursday after a case of cheating in a land sale case was registered against him. E C Sekar is now cooling his heels in the Puzhal jail. A woman who followed up on a booking she had made for purchase of land […]

Inspector, deputy at Virugambakkam police station suspended

PoliceThe Inspector and a Sub-Inspector serving at the Virugambakkam police station have been suspended by the City Police Commissioner. This station is on Abusali Street. A note from the CoP’s office said they were suspended for getting involved in a  civil dispute. Police are discouraged always from getting into such disputes and some get involved […]

Some staff at Ashok Nagar post dept. face probe in scam

State police say that they have arrested some staff of the Post Department in connection with the pension scam that has come to light recently in which Post Department staff are said to be involved. The Ashok Nagar post office had also come under the scanner of the investigators. The scam was a simple and […]