An Indian Reserve Battalion (IRB) constable posted on protection duty in Police Recruits Training Centre (PRTC) Jahan Khelan, shot himself dead with a self loading rifle (SLR) on Sunday.
Mehatpur police has arrested two drug peddlers for allegedly selling heroine. Police recovered 4 gram heroine from their possession.
Shahkot police have arrested four persons on charges of culpable homicide not amounting to murder, causing disappearance of evidence and committing crime with common intention.
The Jalandhar police are in a fix with the family of gangster Sukha Kahlon, who was gunned down by allegedly a rival gang on Wednesday in Phagwara, refused to cremate his body demanding arrest of his assailants.
Faced with severe fund crunch, the Kapurthala municipal council will give a miss to the century-old Basant festival, which is traditionally held at Shalimar Bagh on the occasion of Basant Panchmi, for the fifth year in a row.
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday interrogated senior SAD leader and sugar baron Jarnail Singh Wahid in a 12-year-old case pertaining to alleged money laundering through hawala route.
The Kapurthala police’s failure in cracking robbery incidents in Phagwara is also is also been seen as the reason behind the transfer of Kapurthala senior superintendent of police (SSP) Dhanpreet Kaur and Phagwara SP Gursewak Singh Brar.
The Punjab police have formed a special team to trace the administrator of the Facebook fan page in support of notorious gangster Sukhbir Singh Sukha Kahlwan, who was shot dead in broad daylight in the city on Wednesday by a rival gang.
Seven students of Guru Hargobind Public School, Usman Shahid, got injured when the bus they were travelling in overturned near Saidowal village in Dasuya on Thursday.
An 11-year-old boy studying in Class 6 at Government Senior Secondary School, Ghanta Ghar, has alleged sexual abuse by three senior students in the school itself.
The commissionerate police have arrested six persons on charges of drug peddling and recovered 65 kg poppy husk and 3 kg opium from them in the city.
As many as 702 children aged 6 to 14 years in the district are out of school, finds a recent survey of the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) in Punjab for the 2014-15 annual report.
Even after elapse of 10 days when employees of a cash replenishing van were robbed of Rs 50 lakh outside a State Bank of India ATM (automated teller machine) here on January 9, clueless cops are still groping in the dark to find a lead.
Students of Class 6 to 8 of various government schools from across Punjab will be visiting Pushpa Gujral Science City in Kapurthala.
An assistant sub-inspector of the Punjab police posted at the Tanda police station committed suicide with his service revolver at his residence in Patiala village late Saturday after he was reportedly fed up with his prolonged illness and work pressure.