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HSR Cops Advise on How to Avoid getting Mugged

HSR 24th Main
HSR 24th Main After Substation

Police Inspector L Y Rajesh shares tips to play safe and avoid losing your valuables to street robbery. Includes emergency contact numbers of HSR Layout police officials.

Recently a certain type of vehicle mugging cases is on the rise. They seem to be targeting IT employees specifically.

The areas that have been targeted are around Iblur junction, between Iblur and Marathahalli, or Iblur to Kaikondrahalli or Kaikondrahalli to Wipro.

Timings is usually between 11 am to 4 pm. The offenders are riding a black Pulsar.  They are two or three of them. The vehicle has a kannada registration number plate. Identification marks: One person is stout and has a dark complexion. Another one is lean with medium complexion. Continue reading HSR Cops Advise on How to Avoid getting Mugged

HSR Layout cop arms elderly with safety tip

HSR Senior Citizens

The bad news is that crime against senior citizens is increasing. The good news is that a police inspector’s initiative in HSR Layout is helping them help themselves.

Inspector L Y Rajesh kicked off this door-to-door initiative a fortnight ago in Sectors I and II with a beat cop to identify houses with elderly couples. The police visit these houses and chat with them. “We ensure they have proper safety measures like alarm bells in place. We also meet with working professionals who leave their houses locked for a long time through the day and advise them on installing security systems and keeping valuables in safe places which are not easily accessible. We contacted RWAs to give a list of senior citizens,” Rajesh told TOI. Continue reading HSR Layout cop arms elderly with safety tip