National Crime Records Bureau

‘Judicial reforms needed to decongest prisons’: Activists on latest NCRB data

The number of total inmates in prisons across India stands at 5,54,034, out of which 77 per cent constitute undertrials, marking a 15 per cent increase from the previous year.

published on : 12th September 2022

‘104 accident hotspots identified in city’: Police Commissioner

Officials from six departments are working together to reduce road accident fatalities in Chennai, and 104 accident hotspots have been identified,

published on : 9th September 2022

Men are more prone to suicide than women, reveals NCRB data

Across the country, a man commits suicide every 4.45 minutes while a woman every 9 minutes apparently creates speculations on who is more vulnerable.

published on : 6th September 2022

Odisha reports zero custodial deaths last year: NCRB report

Gujarat recorded the maximum deaths (22) in this category, followed by Maharashtra (15)

published on : 2nd September 2022

India lodged over 5,100 offences against State in 2021; 8,600 pending investigations: Data

The cases showed a decline in 2021 when compared to 2020 and 2019, which saw 5,613 and 7,656 filed, the National Crime Records Bureau's 'Crime In India - 2021' report showed.

published on : 1st September 2022

'Rajasthan government must take steps to curb rise in rape cases': Pilot on NCRB report

According to the NCRB report, of the total 31,677 rape cases registered across the country last year, 6,337 were reported in Rajasthan, followed by 2,845 in Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 31st August 2022

Kolkata safest city in India, says NCRB report; experts allege suppression of facts

The city scored 103.4 per 1-lakh people in terms of the number of cognisable offences, marching ahead of Pune, which stood second (256.8) and third-ranked Hyderabad (259.9).

published on : 30th August 2022

As NCRB data suggests poor women and child safety records, experts raise concerns

According to the latest National Crime Records Bureau data, a total of 2,189 cases of human trafficking were registered in 2021 as compared to 1,714 in 2020, showing an increase of 27.7 per cent.

published on : 30th August 2022

NCRB data dubs Delhi most unsafe for women, flags Bengal for highest fake notes' cases

The cases of crimes against women in Delhi accounted for 32.20 per cent of total crimes in the category among all 19 metropolitan cities, according to the data.

published on : 29th August 2022

17 per cent rise in crimes against women in Telangana: NCRB

Among the crimes against women, the highest number of cases — 9,468 — was registered in the State related to cruelty by husbands or relatives.

published on : 29th August 2022

'Rajasthan setting new records in crime against women, Dalits': Shekhawat attacks Gehlot

Shekhawat said Congress' top leaders such as Priyanka Gandhi Vadra come to the state for vacation but never say anything about the deteriorating law and order situation there.

published on : 17th August 2022

Rethinking agrarian suicides in India

First, existing studies have analysed the intensity of farmer suicides in isolation, i.e. without comparing farmer suicides with those by other professionals.

published on : 8th April 2022

‘Crime needs to drop by 20 per cent in five years’: Shah to states

Stating that FIR is a public document, he said central agencies such as CBI, NIA and NCB should be linked to the Crime and Criminal Tracking Network and Systems (CCTNS).

published on : 12th March 2022

Telangana third best-governed state, but most unsafe for children: PAC report

The PAC  gave individual rankings to 23 states and 7 Union Territories on the basis of their performance on 10  themes and also gave an overall ranking.

published on : 23rd July 2018

No specific data on lynching: Centre in Rajya Sabha

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Hansraj Ahir said the state governments were competent to deal with such offences under the existing laws.

published on : 18th July 2018

Ordinance noose for those who rape girls below 12 years

While the ordinance seeks death penalty for rape of girls below 12, the minimum punishment for the same would be 20 years in jail. 

published on : 22nd April 2018

Most states, Union Territories poorly implement SC/ST Act

Only four states—Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and Madhya Pradesh —have special police stations. 

published on : 25th March 2018

Tamil Nadu ranks national fourth in railway property theft cases

Tamil Nadu is ranked after the states of Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh when it comes to theft and encroachment of assets of the Indian Railways.

published on : 1st December 2017

Karnataka second safest state in South India, says NCRB data

Karnataka is the second safest state in South India, after Andhra Pradesh, and has one of the lowest crime rates in the country, according to ‘Crime In India - 2016’ report by the NCRB.

published on : 1st December 2017

Is Chennai the capital city of all crimes?

NCRB data ranks Chennai the national first in a number of cognizable crimes under special and local laws , accounting for 32.9 per cent of the total such crimes reported in 19 metropolitan cities.

published on : 1st December 2017
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