Colombo (News1st): Authorities have arrested a suspect  in connection to a fatal shooting that took place on the 26th of August. The 22-year-old suspect was arrested based on a tip-off received by the Colombo Crimes Division. The police seized three mobile phones that were in suspects possession. of the...
The Anuradhapura Magistrates Court has refused to grant bail to four persons accused of financial mismanagement. Accordingly, the suspects have been ordered to be remanded till September 21. Read More
Colombo (News1st): According to the Police Narcotics Bureau, INTERPOL has arrested wanted criminal, Saliya Perera in Thailand. Perera was arrested in Sri Lanka in 2013 along with 30 Kilograms of Heroin, but, fled the country that year resulting in a Red Notice being issued against him through INTERPOL. Thailand Media...
Local Camelia Nathaniel The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) arrested notorious elephant racketeer Niraj Roshan alias ‘Ali Roshan,’ yesterday. According to the Police Media Spokesman’s Office, he was arrested for the illegal possession of an elephant using a fake licence. He was taken into custody by the CID at his residence in Gemunu Mawatha,...
Colombo (News 1st) – Five suspects have been arrested in Mount Lavinia in connection to a number of crimes. According to the police, the suspects break into homes threaten its residents and steal their valuables. The police have taken into custody; 04 mobile phones, 02 televisions, 01 computer tablet and items...
Colombo (News 1st) – Sri Lanka Navy patrol officers have found 284Kg of Kerala Ganja floating in the Gulf of Mulankavil, Mannar. Police stated that the narcotics had been packed in 07 parcels. It is suspected that the stock of drugs have been imported from India to Sri Lanka. The...
Colombo (News1st): Eight suspects including Amith Jeewan Weerasinghe, the leader of a group known as Mahasohon Balakaya were further remanded until the 21st of September. The Terrorist Investigation Division produced a progress report on the probe to Acting Theldeniya Magistrate Varuni Yaparatne today (September 7). Suspect Amith Jeewan was...
Colombo (News 1st) – Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Vigneswaran and Northern Province Ministers Ananthi Sasitharan and P. Sivanesan were warned by the Court of Appeal to appear before court again on 18th September. The trio appeared before court today (September 07) in connection to contempt of court charges that...
An Indian woman who attempted to smuggle foreign currency was arrested by Customs officials at the Bandaranaike International Airport last night. Reports said the several foreign currencies including US dollars were recovered from her possession. Further... Read More
Political party leaders in Tamil Nadu have welcomed a Supreme Court order asking the Tamil Nadu Governor to decide on the mercy petition of A.G. Perarivalan, serving a life term for the assassination of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. President of... Read More
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