Raising General Literacy To Combat ‘Fake News’ Boom

What is fake news? There are plenty of things which pop up on social media feeds that may appear to be true although often they...

Talking Point – Praveen Kumar Tripathi, Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime)

Praveen Kumar Tripathi, Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime) remarked: “Kolkata Police has got dedicated cyber police stations and social mediateam. Round-the-clock, both the cyber police...

Viral Online Challenges: From Fun to Fatal

It’s important not to underestimate the pressures children go through to keep up with the latest online trends Online challenges are the new ‘Viral’ now....

Decoding Fake News For Young Adults

K Sanjay Kumar Gurudin, an IPS officer of the 2005 batch, Kerala cadre. a socially conscious cop, well-known cyber expert, and an author of...

Do Not Allow ‘Fake News’ to Fool You

In the past one year in many states of India due to rumours of child theft on WhatsApp groups, rowdy mobs have killed nearly...

Challenges of An Ageing Prison Population

Dr. Michael Pittaro is Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice with American Military University and an adjunct professor of criminal justice with East Stroudsburg University....

Cops & Communities Must Adjust Appropriately

“To garner community support, we need to gain community confidence. More police-public interactions through visiting schools, organizing seminars and awareness programmes will help in...

Women Safety Division in Maharashtra

MHA has created a new Women Safety Division to address issues of women safety comprehensively. This division will deal with all aspects of women...

Lady Singham Express – Roopa Divakar Moudgil, IGP

It is indeed a challenge for civil servants in India to stand out and create a distinct identity for themselves. Standing against the odds...

Mumbai Traffic Cops are Ready to Handle Monsoon Chaos

With the onset of monsoon and construction work of flyovers going in full swing, planning and managing traffic can be a tough task for...

Heartening Gestures

Police officers in India are often stereotyped as unfit, lazy, corrupt and beholden to politicians, who do not care about the welfare of the...

Rise of Women in Policing

Women, who at a certain point of time, were the most dormant segment of India population, have now become active participants in all walks...

Suman Bala Sahoo a True Blue Cop with a Novel Mission

A mother, a friend, a distinguished officer of the Indian Police Service, an accomplished marathon runner and above all, an epitome of a modern...

Kanyashree – A Coming-of-Age Journey

The caged bird sings / with a fearful trill / of things unknown / but longed for still In her seminal 1969 autobiography “I Know...

Addressing Human Trafficking: Cracking The Epicenter

West Bengal Police have been fighting a tough war against human trafficking. But the threat still looms large and continues to haunt some of...

Bidhannagar Commissionerate: Prioritizing Safety

The world came to an awe as India successfully organized its first ever FIFA tournament last year. The extravaganza, later dubbed as the ‘most...

New Town Police Station: Breaking Barriers

An age-old image of a policeman is one with a stern, unfriendly face, characterized by an equally surly demeanour, marked with sheer aggressiveness and...

The Grass Is Always Greener With The Brass Protecting It

A midst the ever-growing roars of scores of football fans filling up the streets of Kolkata and hoardings that promised a mega extravaganza in...

Karnataka Protector Magazine Evokes Positive Media Response

The inaugural issue of Karnataka Protector magazine published by New Media Communication was recently launched at anevent held in the Karnataka Vidhana Soudha in...

Keeping Systems Updated is Very Critical

Vivek Gupta, DGM & CISO at Allahabad Bank, speaks on key security challenges facing banks today: Manoj Agrawal: Many mobile wallets have been designed in...

Cyber Risk is a Business Risk as Well

Banks need to be extra-cautious about the possibilities of ransomware attacks. Atul Gupta, partner - IT Advisory and cyber security lead, KPMG in India,...

Police in News

Karnataka Gets its First Woman DG & IGP The state got its First woman police chief when 57 year-old Neelamani N Raju took over as...

Guarantee of Police Services to People in Karnataka

Whether you have lost your vehicle or find yourself locked out of your home if you have dropped or misplaced your keys somewhere, don't...

IPS Officer on the Chalukya Trail

Far removed from police work, Karnataka cadre IPS officer M Nanjundaswami is on a historical quest. His researches have unearthed a treasure house of...