KATHMANDU, Feb 14: Police have arrested 89 people involved in cases of human trafficking in a period of six months of the current fiscal year beginning July 17. The arrested persons include 67 men and 22 women.

KATHMANDU, Feb 10: Nepal Police has arrested 5,364 defendants who were found guilty by the court and were absconding in the last six months of the current fiscal year. According to the Nepal Police Headquarters, those fugitives who remained out of contact between mid-July and mid-February were arrested and sent to jail.

KATHMANDU, Jan 27: Nepal Police has arrested the Treasurer of Baglung-based Image Saving and Credit Cooperative, Laxmi Sen Sunar.

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: The Nepal Police on Friday arrested 50-year-old Yubraj Prasain of Anamnagar in Kathmandu and Bishwas Rai, 30, of Sunsari, currently living at Bauddha in Kathmandu, for their alleged involvement in the Hundi transactions.

24 police personnel go out of contact

January 24, 2024 11:00 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: 24 employees working in Nepal Police have gone out of contact. Nepal Police Headquarter, noting their prolonged absence, has issued a directive for them to come to contact immediately or face departmental action.

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: A serious conflict of jurisdiction between the Nepal Police and the Armed Police Force (APF) has surfaced following the mobilization of the APF for the security checks of the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in the passenger arrival lounge.

KATHMANDU, Jan 20: Nepal Police has adopted a policy of utilizing state-of-the-art technology in crime control, crime investigation and traffic management, thereby steadily achieving the desired results.

Nepal Police currently operates under a 68-year-old law. Despite the promise of Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister Narayan Kaji Shrestha to introduce a new law governing the country's police administration ten months ago, progress has stagnated, limiting it to mere 'discussion' and 'commitment.'

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: Deputy Inspector General Bhim Prasad Dhakal has been designated as the new Spokesperson of Nepal Police.

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: Nepal Police has instructed its 21 absent employees to appear in the office within seven days with a written explanation.

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: Nepal Police have brought a banking criminal Rajindra Pasman, 44, from Qatar with the help of INTERPOL.

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: Nepal Police has of late taken help of Interpol red corner notice to arrest the accused in various cases.

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: Nepal Police have urged all the people concerned to use official channels for sending and receiving remittance from abroad to avoid potential legal issues and the risk of cyber fraud.

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: Nepal Police have arrested members of a group involved in the illicit operation of sending Nepalis to join the Russian army.

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: Nepal Police have arrested one person from New Road, Kathmandu, for his alleged involvement in illegal gold trade.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: A video prepared by Nepal Police has been announced the best video in the Interpol 100 Global Video Contest for Young Police Leaders Competition organised by International Criminal Police Organisation (INTERPOL).

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: About 26 people holding various positions in the Nepal Police have gone out contact.

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: Nepal Police has said that apart from sporadic incidents during Tihar, criminal incidents across the country were below the ‘normal’ mark. According to Central Police Spokesperson DIG Kuber Kadayat, there have been fewer criminal incidents during Tihar this time than in the past, but road accidents have increased.

KATHMANDU, Nov 12: Dogs trained by the Nepal Police are now available for adoption by the general public. However, for that, some conditions set by the police have to be fulfilled.

KAVRE, Nov 3: A joint team of Nepal Police and Traffic Police on Thursday seized 10 quintal of sugar from Kavrebhanjyang of Dhulikhel Municipality-9. Police recovered the sugar supplied by hiding in 33 sacks during a security check.

KATHMANDU, Oct 20: Nepal Police has unveiled a recruitment drive with more than 350 positions up for grabs. Specifically, 96 vacancies are available for the role of Police Inspector, while an additional 260 opportunities are offered for Assistant Sub Inspectors of Police.

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.