At least 875 kg of dry ganja seized in AP; 3 held

Police on Monday seized 875 kilograms of dry ganja valued at Rs 43 lakh from the agency area here and arrested three smugglers transporting the contraband in a van.

Two labourers shot dead in Andhra forest

Two labourers hired by red sander smugglers were killed when police opened fire in a forest area of Andhra Pradesh`s YSR Kadapa district, police said Wednesday.

Minor girl, newly married woman gang-raped in AP

A 12-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth while a newly married woman was allegedly gang raped by two persons in separate incidents in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh.

Seven of family killed in road mishap in AP

Seven members of a family were today killed and four others seriously injured when an autorickshaw collided with a van in East Godavari district.

Police personnel injured after their vehicle hits a lorry

Ten police personnel were injured after their vehicle hit a lorry at Pangidi in West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, the police said here Monday.

Man kills auto-driver, dumps body in gunny bag

A labourer allegedly killed a man and stuffed his body in a gunny bag here as he suspected him of having an illicit relationship with his wife, police said Wednesday.

Naxal activities on the decline in AP: Police

The number of Maoist-related incidents in Andhra Pradesh has seen a gradual decline over the past five years from 50 offences registered in 2009 to 23 so far this year, according to police.

Cops hold public meeting in fugitive ultra Ganpathi`s village

In a bid to instill confidence in villagers affected by Maoist insurgency in the district and to flush out fugitive Naxal leader Muppala Laxman Rao alias Ganpathi, police recently held a public meeting in his native Beerpur.

AP Governor urges trainee police officers not to be `selfish`

Andhra Pradesh Governor E S L Narasimhan called upon trainee police officers Wednesday, to use their powers to safeguard society and not for `selfish` purposes.

Andhra Governor, CM pay tributes to police martyrs

Andhra Pradesh Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan and Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy Monday paid tributes to policemen who laid down their lives while discharging their duties.

Maoist arrested in Andhra Pradesh

A Maoist District Committee Member, carrying a cash reward of Rs 3 lakh on his head, was Monday arrested in neighbouring Medak district of Andhra Pradesh, police said.

Three Naxals held in Andhra forest

Three suspected Naxal commanders were Friday apprehended by security forces after a raid in the Cherla forest in this Andhra Pradesh district.

Woman gang-raped at bus stand in AP; four held

A 35-year-old woman was allegedly gang-raped by four persons, including a police constable and a homeguard, at Kothkota bus stand in Mahabubnagar district of Andhra Pradesh in the wee hours today, police said.

Mecca Masjid blast: Andhra High Court recalls stay order on minority compensation

The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Thursday recalled its stay order on the compensation given to 70 Muslim youngsters wrongly arrested in connection with Mecca Masjid blast and other terror related cases.

Mecca Masjid blast: Andhra High Court stays minority compensation

In a significant development, the Andhra Pradesh High Court on Tuesday cancelled the compensation given to 70 Muslim youth wrongly arrested in connection with blasts cases and asked the state government to recover the money from them.

Four cops suspended for misbehaving with woman

Four constables, attached to Narasampet police station in the district, were suspended Wednesday after a departmental inquiry found them guilty of allegedly harassing and misbehaving with a woman.

2 Bangalore police officers in Hyderabad to collect blast info

Two city police officers are presently in Hyderabad to collect details of the twin blasts in that city and share terror-related information with their counterparts in that state, a top police official said on Monday.

Telangana march: Police warn of action

The police is anticipating violence and possibility of attack on properties of Andhraites during the proposed `Telangana March` on September 30.

AP Police denies exodus of NE migrants; assures them safety

Andhra Pradesh Police on Friday assured the people from North-East region residing here of their safety.

Kingpin of fake note racket arrested in Andhra

Sleuths from West Bengal CID
team and Andhra Pradesh police have arrested a kingpin of a
fake note racket in Malda district, police said on Friday.