NCRB does not maintain specific data on attacks on journalists: Government

The state governments are responsible for prevention, detection and investigation of crimes and for prosecuting the criminals through their law enforcement agencies, MoS Rai said.

published on : 1st December 2021

Over 400 per cent rise in cybercrime cases committed against children in 2020: NCRB data

Even though the number of cybercrime cases committed against children in 2020 remain small, its rise from 2019 is alarming.

published on : 14th November 2021

BJP driving people to commit suicide, says Congress, cites NCRB report

The report titled 'Suicides and Accidental Deaths in India' was released last month by the National Crime Records Bureau which comes under the Union Home Ministry.

published on : 8th November 2021

Odisha reports second highest suicide cases among students in country

Odisha recorded the fourth highest cases of suicide among unemployed persons and fifth highest number of suicide cases of the persons engaged in business activities last year.

published on : 31st October 2021

NCRB reports 22% spike in Andhra Pradesh student suicides in 2020

As many as 469 students took the extreme step in the previous year, compared to 383 in 2019.

published on : 30th October 2021

More children into crimes: Cases of juvenile delinquency have been increasing across Kerala

According to the police, more than 300 cases are being registered against minors on average annually in Kerala.

published on : 30th October 2021

BJP targets Odisha government over rise in crimes against SCs and STs

The number of crimes against STs in Odisha was the fourth highest in the country in 2020 with 624 cases, a rise of 8.33 per cent from 2019.

published on : 20th October 2021

Over 99 per cent crimes registered in 2020 under POCSO Act were against girls: NCRB data

An analysis of the latest NCRB data by NGO Child Rights and You (CRY) revealed that among 28,327 children who were victims of crimes reported under the POCSO Act, 28,058 were girls.

published on : 11th October 2021

1.20 lakh deaths due to negligence in road accidents in 2020, average 328 daily: NCRB data

The country also logged 1.35 lakh cases of “hit and run” since 2018, the report of the NCRB, which functions under the Union Home Ministry, showed.

published on : 19th September 2021

NCRB data belies government claim that Myanmar refugees are threat to national security

An analysis of the NCRB's report for the year 2020 shows that Myanmar nationals accounted for around 2 per cent of the total crimes allegedly committed by foreigners in the country.

published on : 19th September 2021

Bangladeshis topped ‘crime by foreigners’ on Indian soil: NCRB report

Bangladeshis had the highest share (25.4%), followed by Nigerians (5.5%) and Nepalese (3.3%). Myanmarese accounted for 2.3%.  

published on : 19th September 2021

About 50 per cent rise in child marriage cases in 2020; experts say more reporting may be a factor

According to the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) data of 2020, a total of 785 cases were registered under the Prohibition of Child Marriage Act.

published on : 18th September 2021

Mizoram had the highest return to crime, shows NCRB report

Under the category of special laws, Chandigarh (19.1) recorded the highest percentage of recidivism, followed by Sikkim which posted 19 per cent cases of recidivism.

published on : 17th September 2021

Violent crimes decline by 18 per cent since 2018 in Andhra Pradesh

AP ranked 14th in terms of murders reported in 2020: NCRB data 

published on : 17th September 2021

Kerala had least number of murders in 2018-20: NCRB data

Pocso crime rate is 23 — highest among medium & large states: NCRB

published on : 17th September 2021
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