An individual who has allegedly aided in a shooting incident at Jambugasmulla in Kohuwala was arrested yesterday (30), the Police Media Division (PMD) said.
Director of the Kurunegala Teaching Hospital Sarath Weerabandara has complained against the Criminal Investigation Department (CID)alleging that officers had obstructed his duties when they had come to the hospital to probe the Shafi case on July 3.
Sri Lanka Navy has apprehended six Indian nationals with 2379kgs of Beedi leaves in Northwestern seas yesterday (July 29).
The National Police Commission (NPC) has received a request from the Acting Inspector General of Police to transfer the Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of Kurunegala and the head of the Police Division as they are a hindrance to the on-going investigation in the Shafi case
The Police Department is complaining against a lawyer who they say has threatened the Director CID SSP Shani Abeysekara over his investigative work in the Dr. Shafi case
A pair of 10-month old twins were found allegedly murdered in a house in Nintavur, Sammanthurai of the Ampara District earlier today (29 July)
A collision between a bus and a lorry in Wahamalugollewa along the Anuradhapura-Medawachchiya Road left three killed and at least five others critically injured.
Minister of Finance Mangala Samaraweera told Parliament today (26 July) that he wants all parties responsible for importing waste containers criminally charged.
The Kurunegala Magistrate has issued a court order directing the Hiru and Derana Television channels to release unedited tapes of the MP Athureliye Rathana Thero allegedly making a threatening statement against a senior CID officer.
A foreign-made firearm along with a magazine with 2 rounds was found in a Defender that was pulled over for inspection by the Weeraketiya police in Yaggasmulla last evening (25 July).