Goa Police

Goa woman, locked in room for 15 years without clothes by family, rescued; case registered

Goa woman, locked in room for 15 years without clothes by family, rescued; case registered

A 50-year-old woman, who was locked in a room in her parents' house for at least 15 years for her abnormal behaviour in North Goa's Candolim village, has been rescued, said reports on Wednesday.

Jul 12, 2017, 10:57 AM IST
Goa Police busts high-profile sex racket in Calangute, two girls arrested from spot

Goa Police busts high-profile sex racket in Calangute, two girls arrested from spot

The local police on Thursday busted a high-profile prostitution racket and rescued two girls who are from Odisha and Maharashtra.

Mar 30, 2017, 13:43 PM IST
Goa yoga teacher arrested for molesting US woman during tantric massage

Goa yoga teacher arrested for molesting US woman during tantric massage

A yoga teacher has been arrested on charges of allegedly molesting a US national on the pretext of giving her a 'tantric massage' in the remote village of Korgao, away from the coastal belt of Pernem in north Goa.

Feb 08, 2017, 12:41 PM IST
Goa on Jaish, LeT radar: Intelligence inputs

Goa on Jaish, LeT radar: Intelligence inputs

The terrorists might strike along the North Goa beach belt, a popular beach party destination, especially on New Year`s Eve, according to intelligence sources.

 

 

Dec 31, 2016, 17:49 PM IST
Video of assault on local cricketer goes viral, police arrests two

Video of assault on local cricketer goes viral, police arrests two

The accused, Saresh Haldankar and Rakesh Rajesh, were subsequently arrested for assaulting the cricketer.

Nov 23, 2016, 23:44 PM IST
Ae Dil Hai Mushkil: Goa Police chief wants Mohammed Rafi fans to boycott film

Ae Dil Hai Mushkil: Goa Police chief wants Mohammed Rafi fans to boycott film

Rafi's son Shahid, has already criticised the film's director Karan for including a dialogue in the film that he found insulting to his star father.

Nov 02, 2016, 13:40 PM IST
Goa rights commission to hear plea on 'inhuman treatment' of cops during BRICS

Goa rights commission to hear plea on 'inhuman treatment' of cops during BRICS

Social activist Aires Rodrigues claimed the police personnel deployed at the event were "being made to work long hours in appalling conditions".

Oct 17, 2016, 21:11 PM IST
Scuffle at BRICS meet between Chinese media, police

Scuffle at BRICS meet between Chinese media, police

The incident occurred when Chinese journalists were trying to gain a vantage position outside a closed-door meeting between President Xi and PM Modi.

Oct 15, 2016, 22:19 PM IST
Monika Ghurde murder: Accused watchman forced Goa perfumer to see porn clips before raping and killing her

Monika Ghurde murder: Accused watchman forced Goa perfumer to see porn clips before raping and killing her

Investigators probing Goa perfume specialist Monika Ghurde's sensational murder case have now claimed that the accused former security guard had forced her to see porn clips before raping and killing her.

Oct 12, 2016, 09:49 AM IST
Monika Ghurde murder: Stripped Goa perfumer to make MMS and blackmail her, says accused

Monika Ghurde murder: Stripped Goa perfumer to make MMS and blackmail her, says accused

Rajkumar Singh, the former watchman at Sapana Raj Valley at Sangolda, has revealed before the interrogators why and how he executed his plan to murder Goa perfume expert Monika Ghurde.

Oct 11, 2016, 09:58 AM IST
Celebrity perfumer Monika Khurde's murder case cracked? Goa Police arrested this man in Bengaluru

Celebrity perfumer Monika Khurde's murder case cracked? Goa Police arrested this man in Bengaluru

A man has been arrested in Bengaluru in Karnataka in connection with the murder of celebrity perfumer Monika Khurde, a senior Goa Police officer said on Sunday.

Oct 09, 2016, 19:37 PM IST
Monika Ghurde, noted Goa perfume specialist, found dead at home; police suspects rape

Monika Ghurde, noted Goa perfume specialist, found dead at home; police suspects rape

Goa Police suspect that the 39-year-old perfume specialist was raped and murdered.

Oct 07, 2016, 18:13 PM IST
Goa MLA Atanasio Monserrate bought me for Rs 50 lakh from my stepmother: Minor rape victim

Goa MLA Atanasio Monserrate bought me for Rs 50 lakh from my stepmother: Minor rape victim

Monserrate has already been booked for allegedly raping the minor girl in March.

May 05, 2016, 17:38 PM IST
Goa MLA Atanasio Monserrate booked for allegedly raping minor girl, case transferred to crime branch unit

Goa MLA Atanasio Monserrate booked for allegedly raping minor girl, case transferred to crime branch unit

Atanasio Monserrate, who represents St Cruz constituency, was expelled from Congress recently for anti-party activities.

May 05, 2016, 11:34 AM IST
Know who is inspired by Priyanka Chopra’s 'Jai Gangaajal' act

Know who is inspired by Priyanka Chopra’s 'Jai Gangaajal' act

The special screening of Priyanka Chopra’s ‘Jai Gangaajal’ for women police personnel was organised by the Panaji Riviera chapter of the Rotary club.

Mar 11, 2016, 08:12 AM IST
Minor girl kidnapped by Facebook friends, rescued hours later in Goa

Minor girl kidnapped by Facebook friends, rescued hours later in Goa

A 16-old-girl was allegedly kidnapped by two persons, who befriended her on social networking site Facebook, from near her house in Porvorim locality here and hours later she was rescued, police said on Tuesday.

Feb 16, 2016, 16:02 PM IST
Sameer Sardana, arrested terror suspect, was collecting bomb blasts info in Goa: ATS

Sameer Sardana, arrested terror suspect, was collecting bomb blasts info in Goa: ATS

Sameer Sardana, the son of a retired Army officer, had been collecting information about bomb blasts which have taken place across the country in the past when he was arrested at the Vasco Railway Station, said a senior police official.

Feb 04, 2016, 15:19 PM IST

No official info on ISIS plot to attack Goa: Police

Even as media reports claimed that the suspected ISIS members arrested in the recent nationwide NIA crackdown had revealed their plot to attack Goa, the state police Monday said they were yet to receive any formal communication in this regard.

Jan 25, 2016, 13:29 PM IST
ISIS letter threatens to kill PM Narendra Modi, Manohar Parrikar: Goa Police

ISIS letter threatens to kill PM Narendra Modi, Manohar Parrikar: Goa Police

An anonymous letter purportedly signed by Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant has threatened to kill Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar.

Jan 19, 2016, 13:34 PM IST

Goa Police seek narco tests on Kamat, Alemao in graft case

Goa Police Crime Branch has sought to conduct narco-analysis test on former chief minister Digambar Kamat and the then PWD minister Churchill Alemao in the Louis Berger bribery case, an official said on Wednesday.

Sep 30, 2015, 14:25 PM IST