Mamita Murder Case: Odisha Police DIG Shares Details On Evidence & Probe
A report released by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) last month, reveals that in Odisha crimes against women in 2020 rose nearly 10% over the previous year, one of the biggest spurts in the whole country.
Even as the key accused has made an extra-judicial confession, bumpy roads ahead for Odisha police. For securing maximum punishment in a section 302 case, independent evidence proving cruel motive will be the clincher
Odisha police and excise department have jointly destroyed 22,217 acres of cultivation of hemp, a variety of cannabis, in 2020-21, as compared to 9,473 acres in 2018-19.
The passport verification process which was taking a lot of time earlier, has been brought down to four days only by the Odisha Police.
Accused woman allegedly befriended a youth from Bankual area in Bhubaneswar by introducing herself as a staff of a reputed college and later looted Rs 10 lakh cash, ornaments and other valuables from his house.
The accused duo had been selling each SIM card for prices ranging from Rs 50,000 to 1 lakh to prospective buyers.
Odisha police said induction of such a large number of investigating officers will help to improve service to people.
The combing operation was launched in the area following intelligence input regarding the presence and movement of armed Maoist cadres, police said.
Dreaded Maoist leader Dubashi Shankar arrested from Koraput Boipariguda Police limits, informs Odisha Police DG.
As per Odisha Police officials, 645 wanted accused against who warrants had been issued were arrested in Balasore district, 547 wanted in Khordha district and 278 each have been rounded up in Kandhamal and Cuttack districts.
Odisha Police on Monday (August 16) announced that the Emergency Police Services helpline number was changed to 112 instead of 100, to be used by people of Odisha during times of distress.
The ultras were planning to expand their base and revive the north Mahanadi corridor which had suffered a major jolt since 2018 following the death of Badal alias Shankar Majhi and surrender of Kunu Dehury.
Earlier in March, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had launched 'Dial 112' Emergency Response Support System (ERSS) with an expenditure of Rs 157 crore.
Director General of Police, Abhay gave away the awards at an event at the Police Bhawan in Bhubaneswar.
The Special Task Force of Odisha Crime Branch on Thursday arrested as many as 3 people while cracking a deal to sell a live pangolin in Bhubaneswar.
The SOG is an elite armed force of the state for counter terrorist /extremist operations.
The child trafficking racket unearthed in Rourkela revealed before the Police that baby girls were sold for Rs 1 lakh each while a boy fetched Rs 4 lakh
The Odisha police have prepared a detailed security blue-print for the world famous Ratha Yatra at Puri scheduled to be held on July 12.
In the wake of increasing cases of cyber crimes and cyber security breaches, the Odisha police has alerted social media users to remain cautious while using online platform.
As many as 39 meritorious sportspersons including 30 women and 9 men were inducted into Odisha Police Service on Saturday with Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announcing continued support to athletes in every possible manner to enable them to achieve their dreams.
In a major gender reform, decks have been cleared for the recruitment of transgender people in the Odisha Police with the State Police Recruitment Board on Saturday issuing a notification inviting online applications for recruitment to sub-inspectors and constable posts and making transgender candidates eligible to apply for the posts
Odisha Government has approved as many as 27 new posts including a post of SP and three DSPs in the Special Task Force (STF) of Odisha Police and sanctioned to set up a dedicated unit within STF to only target drug trafficking, informed DGP Abhay
With digital banking and financial transactions shooting up, there has also been a significant increase in cyber crimes, as fraudsters are devising new ways everyday to dupe the innocent.
The special squad of Odisha police arrested a gang rape accused from Nayagarh district who had been absconding for the past seven years.