KATHMANDU, Sept 14: Nepal Police has issued a directive stating that the use of Nepal Police uniforms in films, television serials, stage performances, and similar media productions now requires mandatory approval. The decision comes after instances of misuse of police uniforms have been identified, prompting Nepal Police to implement stricter regulations. Henceforth, parties interested in using police uniforms must submit the script of their production and obtain official approval.

KATHMANDU, Sep 2: The government has transferred 48 Superintendents of Police (SP) and 120 Deputy Superintendents of Police (DSP) of Nepal Police.

KATHMANDU, Sep 1: Nepal Police has sent a team of police officials including the one from Central Investigation Bureau to garner further information as part of the investigation on 61 kg gold smuggled into the country from Hong Kong, on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 27 : Nepal Police have sought help from the International Criminal Police Organisation (INTERPOL) in connection with the ongoing investigation on gold smuggling cases.

KATHMANDU, Aug 27: For the first time, an officer from the Nepal Police will be joining France’s National Police College (École Nationale Supérieure de la Police or ENSP) located in Saint-Cyr-au-Montd'Or, near Lyon, for a one-year training course of Police Commissioner.

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: Nepal Police have arrested four persons, who helped in abducting Nepali people in Greece and demanded ransom.

Dhading, Aug 23: The identity of four of the eight deceased in the Dhading bus accident has been established. The deceased have been identified as Than Bahadur Bhandari, 50, of Raghuganga-3 in Myagdi district, Kritika Sharma Paudel, 15, of Modi-1 in Parbat district, Sushil Ramtel, around 20, of Gajuri-8 in Dhading district and Suman Thapa, 24, of Fulbari-11 in Kaski district.

KATHMANDU, Aug 19: In a recent operation led by the Central Investigation Bureau of the Nepal Police aimed at curbing the proliferation of counterfeit educational credentials, seven individuals were taken into custody. The suspects were publicized on Friday evening, as they stand accused of fabricating their educational qualifications to gain admission into MBBS courses.

KATHMANDU, Aug 17: In a bid to enhance organizational efficiency, Nepal Police undertook a major personnel reshuffle on Tuesday, transferring 958 police inspectors as per the 'police personnel transfer standard-2079 BS.' This move was aimed at streamlining the transfer process within Nepal Police.

KATHMANDU, Aug 8: Widespread disruption has gripped the nation's main highways in the wake of relentless overnight rainfall, triggering consequential floods and landslides. The Nepal Police have reported the blockage of numerous highways throughout the country.

KATHMANDU, August 4: While the rumor of the government giving the Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police the task of investigating the 100 kg gold smuggling case has spread like a wildfire, Nepal Police has denied it.

KATHMANDU, July 30: Nepal Police have taken swift action against individuals involved in harassing passengers at the New Bus Park in Gongabu, Kathmandu. The Naya Bus Park Police Division has been actively arresting and penalizing offenders who forcibly drag bags from passengers arriving at the bus park.

KATHMANDU, July 27: Nepal Police have been provided five more days to carry out investigation against the accused of Lalita Niwas land grab scam.

KATHMANDU, July 23: The Promotion Committee of the Police Headquarters recently recommended the promotion of 64 Senior Sub-Inspectors to the position of Police Inspector.

KATHMANDU, July 18: Nepal Police arrested a foreign national with $10,000 from Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA).

KATHMANDU, July 18: Nepal Police has decided to give 'special promotion' to 10 police personnel. Spokesperson for Nepal Police, Deputy Inspector General of Police Kuber Kadayat informed Republica that the Inspector General of Police has the authority to grant promotion to the policemen with excellent performance.

KATHMANDU, July 18: Nepal Police held a man for making fake Indian Aadhaar card and income tax card by misusing a photograph of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal.

KATHMANDU, May 13: Twenty-two Deputy Superintendents of Police (DSP) of Nepal Police have been recommended for promotion to Superintendent of Police (SP). A meeting of the Promotion Committee held on Friday published the list of candidates for the promotion.

KATHMANDU, April 30: Senior Sub Inspector Purushottam Nepali and members of his expedition team have successfully ascended Mount Lobuche.

KATHMANDU, April 29: Nepal Police’s 18 SPs have been recommended for promotion to SSP. The promotion recommendation committee recommended them on Friday. The first in the promotion list is Bishwa Adhikari, second is Bhupendra Khatri and third is Sanuram Bhattarai.

KATHMANDU, April 21: The Election Commission (EC) has made special provision for closely observing and monitoring the silence period of the by-election to the Members of the House of Representatives. The silence period came into effect from midnight on Thursday.

New DIGs presented insignia

April 21, 2023 09:25 am

KATHMANDU, April 21: Newly-promoted Deputy Inspector Generals (DIGs) of Nepal Police were conferred with insignia on Thursday.

Govt ensures posting of four AIGs

April 7, 2023 12:54 pm

KATHMANDU, April 7: The government has posted four people who were promoted to AIG of Nepal Police.

KATHMANDU, April 3: Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister Narayan Kaji Shrestha has said the government is ready to provide assistance to enhance the reputation of Nepal Police.

KATHMANDU, March 28: The Nepal Police has arrested three people on charge of trafficking nine Nepali women to India.

KATHMANDU, March 27: Four DIGs of Nepal Police have been recommended for the promotion as AIG.

KATHMANDU, March 26: Nepal Police has confiscated counterfeit notes totaling over Rs one million in the past three months.

KATHMANDU, March 23: "Out of you five people who have been promoted now, one will become the IGP. Let's work together," said Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Wednesday while meeting five police officers who were recently promoted to the position of AIG of Nepal Police.

KATHMANDU, March 22: National Assembly member Bimala Rai Paudyal has demanded the government's response to the police gagging youths who chanted slogans against the prime minister.

KATHMANDU, March 17: Five police officers who are fighting to become the 30th IGP of Nepal Police have so far excelled in their field of work.

KATHMANDU, March 3: District Police Range, Kathmandu has requested the general public to celebrate Holi in a civil and safe manner.

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: Departmental action has been recommended against two officers of Nepal Police for their negligence in the incident that took place at Gongbu Bus Park and Balaju area on February 13.

KATHMANDU, Feb 16: Nepal Police has made public four people who were allegedly involved in looting various shops at Lotse Mall at Naya Bus Park in Gongabu.

KATHMANDU, Feb 4: Nepal Police has arrested Tara Baral after trying to disrupt a peaceful demonstration against the decision of Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) to allow rape-accused Sandeep Lamichhane to play matches. The protest was organized by an independent group at Maitighar.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Jan 9: An Indian national and his wife have been arrested by Nepal Police in Arghakhanchi district for murdering three women in Arghakhanchi, Gulmi and Kapilvastu districts.

KATHMANDU, Jan 5: Petrol pumps operated by Nepal Police will be open 24 hours from today onwards. Nepal Police have been operating five petrol pumps in and outside the valley.

KATHMANDU, Jan 5: Nepal Police and the Armed Police Force (APF) have been instructed to furnish the details of ‘ghumuwa prahari’ (plain-clothes police personnel mobilized at the ground level to collect information on crimes) to the Ministry of Home Affairs.

KATHMANDU, Jan 5: Nepal Police and the Armed Police Force (APF) have been instructed to furnish the details of ‘ghumuwa prahari’ (plain-clothes police personnel mobilized at the ground level to collect information on crimes) to the Ministry of Home Affairs.

KATHMANDU, Dec 31:Nepal Police has formed a five-member probe committee under the coordination of Deputy Inspector General, Puja Singh, to investigate the rape and subsequent murder of a 13-year-old Niramala Pant.

The Criminal Face of Society

December 26, 2022 08:03 am

Statistics maintained by the police show that there is also a criminal side to our society that has been getting uglier and uglier over the past few years. This only substantiates speculations that the Nepali society is getting cruel.

KATHMANDU, Dec 23: Nepal Police has arrested two Chinese nationals on the charge of being involved in human trafficking.

23 Nepal Police SPs transferred

December 20, 2022 13:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: Nepal Police Headquarter transferred 23 Superintendent of Police (SPs) on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 24: Nepal Police Canine Division organized a special function to mark ‘Kukur Tihar’ on the occasion of Tihar festival on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 24: Minister for Home Affairs Bal Krishna Khand has assured the Nepal Police that the government and Ministry of Home Affairs were ever with it in tackling every challenge it faces.

KATHMANDU, Oct 22: Nepal Police has requested the general public not to organize the Deusi Bhailo cultural program after 9PM.

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Nepal Police are conducting physical examinations at the Jawalakhel Ground for the applicants who are going to be recruited as temporary police personnel to provide security for the elections to the provincial assemblies and House of Representatives slated for November 20.

KATHMANDU, Sept 11: Students affiliated to the Nepal Student Union (NSU), the student wing of the ruling Nepali Congress and Nepal Police personnel clashed at Tri-Chandra Campus on Sunday. Both sides pelted stones at each other outside the campus from 10AM today.

KATHMANDU, Sept 1:  Nepal Police is set to purchase 180 vehicles for security purposes for the Federal Parliament and Provincial Assembly elections scheduled for November 20. Citing the lack of time, it is going to buy vehicles through a ‘fast track’ process without calling for tenders.

KATHMANDU, August 31: Nepal Police has received a budget of 7.994 billion rupees for the general elections scheduled to be held on coming November 20.

IGPs Singh and Aryal off to US

August 30, 2022 17:00 pm

KATHMANDU, August 30: Inspector General of Police (IGP) Dheeraj Pratap Singh of Nepal Police and IGP Raju Aryal of the Armed Police Force (APF) have left for the United States of America. Both the IGPs left for New York last night to attend the Third United Nations Chiefs of Police Summit commencing from Wednesday.