KATHMANDU, Oct 23: Inspector General (IG) of Nepal Police Dhiraj Pratap Singh has directed the Nepal Police to carry out their duties in a fair and error-free manner in the elections slated for November 20.

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: Chief Minister of Lumbini Province, Kul Prasad KC has said that the police force of Lumbini Province will be ready soon as the Province Police Act has already been passed by the province assembly.

KATHMANDU, Oct 10: Cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane's lawyer has claimed that the girl who accused Lamichhane of raping her is not a minor.

KATHMANDU, Sept 23: Allegations of political interference in Nepal Police are overwhelming. Almost every promotion is challenged at courts. The fact that the highest level of political maneuvering takes place in transfers is an "open secret".

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Police have arrested five people with drugs from different parts of the country.

Fugitive guilty in drugs case arrested

September 13, 2022 14:05 pm

ROLPA, September 13: A person who was on the run after being charged in an illegal drugs case on March 12, 2020, has been arrested by the police. Rolpa District court has sentenced him to one and a half years in prison and slapped a fine of Rs 15,000.

KATHMANDU, Sept 7: The District Police Range Kathmandu has said that it will conduct an impartial investigation according to the complaint filed against the captain of the national cricket team, Sandeep Lamichhane.

KATHMANDU, Sept 7: Nepali national cricket team captain Sandeep Lamichhane has been accused of raping a 17-year-old minor girl.

JANAKPURDHAM, Sept 4: A gunfight broke out between police and a group of bandits who came to rob a factory in Bara. In the middle of the night, the police clashed with a group of robbers who had come to loot Aerotech Pvt Ltd, a gas cylinder manufacturing company located at Bhaluhi, Jeetpursimara Sub-metropolitan City-23.

MORANG, August 31: Police took control of a tractor carrying motor parts from Roadcess Chowk, Biratnagar-12, on Tuesday night.

KATHMANDU, August 18: Inspector General of Nepal Police Dhiraj Pratap Singh has said that the entire police force is now focused on the November 20 parliamentary and provincial elections.

RASUWA, August 15: At least eight police personnel including two Inspectors sustained injuries in a scuffle between the police and Gatlang residents at Thambuchet in northern Rasuwa.

KATHMANDU, August 5: Surya Bahadur Rai, 26, of Chisapani, Chisankhugadhi Rural Municipality-5 of Okhaldhunga, was walking on a road at Kapurdhara  of Kathmandu Metropolitan City-26 at 7 PM on Wednesday when he was forcibly taken under control by a group of six people who said ‘we have some work with you'. The group took him from Kapurdhara there to Khareltol of Lazimpat, Kathmandu Metropolitan City-2. Rai was an 'interpreter' of Chinese and Nepali. In a house in Khareltol, Yang Yang, a Chinese businessman, lived. Rai served as an interpreter for the Chinese businessman.

KATHMANDU, August 3: Police have busted a motorcycle lifters’ gang in the Bardibas Nagar area, the main commercial center in the far north of Mahottari. While searching for a motorcycle stolen from in front of the Century Bank at Bardibas Main Chowk on Sunday night, the Bardibas Area Police Office arrested three members of the gang involved in stealing motorcycles.

BANKE, July 29: A police personnel has sexually abused a woman, who is in the custody of the local police office, in Banke.

MORANG, July 29: The police have seized drugs being brought illegally from Jogbani in India from the border area. On Thursday evening, illegal drugs worth more than Rs 300,000 were seized from Biratnagar Metropolitan City-17 near Raghupati Jute Mills while being brought from Jogbani.

KATHMANDU, JULY 13: Four foreign tourists visiting Nepal went missing in the last one year.

KATHMANDU, July 11: In today's meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR), Nawaraj Silwal, an MP from the main opposition party CPN-UML, has objected to the plan to purchase arms for the police in the current economic situation of the country.

KATHMANDU, July 10: The government is preparing to purchase crowd-control weapons and equipment for Nepal Police at the end of the fiscal year. At a time when the country's economy is weak, the police are preparing to buy deadly weapons that are not needed immediately.

COLOMBO, July 9: Police in Sri Lanka's commercial capital Colombo imposed a curfew after firing tear gas and using a water cannon on student protesters on Friday ahead of a planned weekend rally, as public discontent escalates over the worst economic crisis in seven decades.

BARA, May 29: A minor who was arrested on the charge of killing a man who tried to rape her has been tortured by the police.

MANGALBARE, March 23: Police have seized 2,000 kilograms (40 sacks) of Chhurpi (a traditional hard cheese mostly consumed in the Himalayan region of Nepal) being unlawfully smuggled into Ilam.

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: A popular teenage singer has filed a rape case against actor Paul Shah (Purna Bikram Shah) at the District Police Office, Tanahu.

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: Police have arrested an individual on the charge of carrying out transactions of crypto currency, from New Road, Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, Jan 30: Police arrested four individuals on the charge of selling counterfeit alcoholic beverages of a number of foreign brands.

Jumla, Jan 27: The police have taken control of unauthorized herbs without a collection permit which were  being  transported  in Jumla.

24 kg of unclaimed marijuana found

December 14, 2021 15:45 pm

UDAYAPUR, Dec 14: A team of Katari Area Police Office, Udayapur which was on patrol on Monday, found 24 kg of unclaimed marijuana in a bag on the banks of Baijnath and Tawa River.

SINDHULI, Dec 6: Marijuana cultivation is flourishing in Sindhuli every year. Although police have been destroying marijuna in order to discourage planting these illegal plants, cannabis cultivation has been taking place in Marin and Hariharpurgadhi areas of Sindhuli.

BHAKTAPUR, Dec 2: Bhaktapur Police has said that prostitution is taking place secretly in the city. SP Shiva Kumar Shrestha of the Metropolitan Police Circle, Bhaktapur, has stated that prostitution is taking place in the area in various ways.

KHOTANG, August 27: Police have taken control of six tractors and a JCB (excavator) that were transporting illegally excavated sand in Khotang. The Area Police Office of Mahadevstan, Halesi, seized a tractor whereas Buipa Police Station and Lamidadha Airport Security have seized one and two tractors respectively. The District Police Office also seized a JCB (excavator).

KATHMANDU, August 9: Action has been taken against 1,337 people for not wearing masks after the commencement of the week-long ‘Health Standard and Traffic Awareness Campaign’ jointly organized by the District Traffic Police Office and the District Police Office in Kathmandu.

One caught with country-made rifle

August 6, 2021 11:20 am

KHOTANG, August 6: Police have arrested an individual for illegally possessing a homemade gun in his house in Aiselukharka Rural Municipality-3 on Wednesday. The house owner has been identified to be 54-year-old Nim Sangay Tamang.

DOLAKHA, June 22: Police raided a government office in Dolakha district and recovered 40 liters of liquor. A team of District Police raided the office of Temperate Fruit Rootstock Development Center at Bhimeshwor Municipality-8 on Sunday and recovered 40 liters of liquor being brewed.

KATHMANDU, April 19: Police arrested an individual in possession of gray heroin, a banned drug. A team of police officers from Drug Control Bureau of Kakadvitta and Damak arrested Indian national Siddhik Alam, 26, from Namuna Marg, Damak municipality-6, Jhapa on Sunday evening.

BIRENDRANAGAR, April 18: Following a sharp rise in new COVID-19 cases in the region in recent days, Nepal police have launched ‘Compulsory Mask Campaign’ in western Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Feb 11: Police have handed an arrest warrant to Ram Kumari Jhakri after the cadres of the Dahal-Nepal faction of the Nepal Communist Party protested against the government for sending police to arrest her without an arrest warrant.

KATHMANDU, Feb 11: Cadres of the Dahal-Nepal faction of the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) have staged demonstration at the residence of NCP leader Ram Kumari Jhakri as police reached her residence earlier this morning to arrest her without an arrest warrant.

KATHMANDU, Feb 11: Police have reached the residence of Ram Kumari Jhakri to arrest her

YANGON, Feb 9: Police cracked down on demonstrators opposing Myanmar’s military coup, firing warning shots and shooting water cannons to disperse crowds that took to the streets again Tuesday in defiance of rules making protests illegal.

LAHAN, Feb 4: Police and agitating cadres of the Dahal-Nepal-led faction of the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) have engaged in a clash in Janakpur.

The recruitment is illegal, say the Nepali stakeholders concerned

PANCHTHAR, Jan 7: A man who had escaped after murdering his wife was found dead. Dhan Kumar Ubharkoti, 32, a resident of Subhang in Hilihang-5 of the district was found hanging from a tree in the jungle some three kilometers east of his house.

KATHMANDU, Jan 3: Police on Sunday morning arrested seven people from Birgunj Metropolitan City-21 in Parsa district on the charge of smuggling a huge amount of marijuana.

Sensing possible violence and protests, the government has asked security forces to stay on high alert

Man arrested with 2.7 kg opium

December 16, 2020 10:55 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: Karnali Province Police Office, Surkhet has arrested a man with two kilogram and 700 grams of opium.

BUTWAL, Dec 6: A smuggler snatched the pistol of a police officer, and fired at his friend in Butwal on Sunday, according to police.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: Police have arrested two individuals including the owner of a gold shop on the charge of yellow metal smuggling from Kathmandu on Sunday.

The rap song “PAARAA” released on YouTube is full of foul language

DHANGADHI, Oct 20: Police on Tuesday publicized seven persons claiming they were smugglers involved in murdering Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) Govinda BK and Constable Ram Bahadur Saud.

KATHMANDU, Oct 4: Police have arrested four individuals including an Indian national on the charge of relabeling expired food stuff.