132 percent increase in cases of attack on women by juveniles

Assault by juveniles on woman to outrage her modesty saw a 132 percent increase and rapes committed by juveniles witnessed an increase of 60.3 percent last year.

Cyber crime numbers surge along with advance in technology!

Technology may have made lives easier for people, but it has also added to their woes with criminals adopting various innovative means to defraud people.

Privileged children break the norm in juvenile delinquency

The latest report by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) has shown a surprising trend differing from the widely accepted norms that children in poverty are the most vulnerable and soft targets of criminal gangs and goons.

Gaps galore in crime bureau data

Considering the ever-changing nature of crimes and the category of criminals in the country, data provided by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) still has a long way to go to provide the actual scenario prevalent in the country.

NCRB to compile data on Sec 377, sexual harassment

The National Crime Records Bureau, the country`s central repository for tabulating data related to criminal incidents, will soon begin collating data related to offences recorded under Section 377 (unnatural sex) of IPC as it prepares a new format to be sent to states.

Juveniles increasingly getting involved in crime

In an alarming trend, juveniles are increasingly getting involved in crimes including heinous offences like rape and murder, according to government data.

Over 4,200 children reported missing in Assam in 30 months

Over 4,200 children have been reported missing from Assam in 30 months, less than half of whom have been traced so far.

Kerala tops crime rate list in India, Nagaland at bottom

After being the most literate state in the country, Kerala is now named as the state which has recorded the highest rate of crimes under the Indian Penal Code.

Conviction rate improves to 15.2%

The conviction rate in Maharashtra, said to be worst in the country, has improved marginally to 15.2 per cent in the last six months of 2013, home minister R R Patil said.

Facts and Figures- Safety in India

A new case is registered regarding crime against women every 20 minutes in India.

Delhi Police lead in complaints against cops

Out of 61,765 complaints filed against cops across India, 22 per cent (12,805 cases) were registered in Delhi, a report prepared by the National Crime Records Bureau said.

NCRB approaches Raj Police for info on unique onli

National Crime Records Bureau has evinced interest in a system developed by Rajasthan police which maintains a database of standing warrantees, proclaimed offenders and absconders in the state.

MP tops the list for highest number of rape cases of kids, followed by UP

Delhi had the highest number of crime against children in 2011 while MP and UP recorded the highest number of rape and murder cases of kids.

Populated states driving India’s decline in crime

India has been able to register a decline of 7.4 percent in the overall crime rate in 2011.

`Corruption of Rs 1,555K cr in last decade`

The menace of corruption in the
country is pegged at Rs 1,555 thousand crore in the last
decade, a recent study has claimed.