The police machinery would be busy with mock drills and rehearsals which were being conducted in the run-up to the BRICS summit from October 15-16.
A high-level departmental inquiry has been initiated against two Goa police officials — Nilesh Rane and Vinod Naik, accused of sexually abusing two girls.
A court in Panaji remanded in the three Goa Cricket Association officials in a one-day police custody after they were arrested for an alleged fraud.
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday dismissed talk of any threat from the Islamic State to his life or that of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Goa Police on Monday told a court in Panaji that former PWD Minister Churchill Alemao, arrested in the Louis Berger bribery case, is not cooperating in the probe and is indirectly threatening the Investigating Officer.
Goa police have launched a mobile app to enable vigilant citizens to report a law or traffic violation, police said on Monday.
Investigators have twice questioned Kamat, during whose tenure the bribery scandal took place.
Goa Police on Wednesday said prima facie it has come to light that "bribe was paid" by a US firm for a water developmental project in the state.
In a fresh twist to the Goa gangrape case in which two Delhi based women were gang-raped by five men in a resort, police on Saturday claimed that the victim
Two Delhi-based women were allegedly gangraped and assaulted by five men, who posed as officers of the anti-narcotic cell of police, at a flat in Anjuna beach village in North Goa, police said on Wednesday.
The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed the plea of a Goa MLA Francisco Xavier alias Mickky Pacheco, convicted and sentenced for six months for abusing and slapping a junior engineer as a minister in 2006, seeking extension of time to surrender to undergo the jail term.
Goa Police will quiz two top executives of Fabindia on Friday in connection with the trial room camera episode.
All four employees of a Fabindia outlet near here, arrested and charged with voyeurism Smriti Irani said she spotted a hidden camera trained towards its trial room, were granted bail by a local court which said police had made no ground for their custodial interrogation.
A day after Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani said she spotted a hidden camera in the changing room of Fabindia's store at Candolim in Goa, the company today said "there were no hidden cameras anywhere in the store, including the trial rooms."
The Goa Police Crime Branch is likely to summon top Fabindia officials, including its managing director William Bissell.
Goa Police have arrested a Dawood Ibrahim gang member who was convicted in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case and involved in 18 other major crimes, including the JJ hospital shootout.
A 30-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping his minor daughter and women relatives, police said.
The Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Goa Police has filed a case against former Congress minister Joaquim Alemao and mining magnet Anil Salgaocar for their alleged involvement in illegal mining in the state.
Over 119 Indian nationals were arrested in the last three years for possession and attempting to sell drugs ranging from natural drugs like hashish and marijuana to exotic synthetic drugs like LSD and Metamphetamine also known as MDMA.
Television reports were enough for the Goa government and police to launch vigorous action against journalist Tarun Tejpal in a sexual assault case. The alacrity with which both acted was unprecedented. However, the same sense of urgency is conspicuous by its absence when it comes to other cases of harassment of women in the state.