The Impact of Truecaller

Very often, we hear of incidents where Truecaller made a significant impact in someone’s life. These range from fighting crime with law enforcement agencies, to preventing financial fraud and even saving lives.

Such incidents are truly humbling and make us proud of what we’ve built. Here are some of those incidents that have given us the passion to carry on:

Truecaller helps nabbing WhatsApp hacker in Mumbai, India


A WHATSAPP hacker who was arrested by the Nashik police last week, for allegedly hacking into people’s WhatsApp accounts and sending obscene photos to those in their contact list, had cheated many in the city too. the police have found...

Truecaller used to fight court case in New Delhi, India


The defence has used the app Truecaller to argue the case of the defendant, photojournalist Kamran Yousuf, perhaps the first time the app has been cited in a bail hearing in court. Yousuf was arrested for alleged stone-pelting and other...

Truecaller helps in extortion case


A Bharatiya Janata Party worker has submitted a complaint to the police, alleging that he has received an extortion call demanding Rs 50 lakh at the behest of Mukim Kala gang. Pushker Singh (39), a member of the BJP, alleged that he had...

Truecaller helps stalking victim’s father avoid call


On the night of August 4, as he waited with his daughter at the Sector 26 police station in Chandigarh for an FIR to be registered, IAS officer Virender Kundu reportedly received several calls from Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala...

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