Ending child abuse:
Parentsí role vital - Police
The Police Department yesterday said the media
can play a pivotal role in educating the parents and guardians to
keep a close tab on the behaviour and movements of their children as
the Police cannot eradicate the incidence of child abuse and sexual
abuse single-handedly without the active support from parents.
Two held over crime spree
Two persons alleged to have been responsible for
committing crimes and burglaries in Galle were arrested with two
hand grenades in their possession at Dangedara, Galle by the Galle
Police Crime Investigation Unit on Thursday.
Body found in canal
A body of a man was recovered by Anuradhapura
Police in the Wessagiriya Canal in Anuradhapura on Wednesday
following information by the public. It was identified as that of
Dhanushka, 28, a resident of Vijayapura, Anuradhapura.