National Crime Records Bureau

104 personnel of forces under MHA lost lives in 'accidents' in 2019; 2,006 in six years: NCRB 

The NCRB data did not give a force-wise break up of the "accidental death" cases in the CAPF, the AR and the NSG.

published on : 3rd September 2020

Kanpur encounter: UP lost 70 police personnel in action in 2018, maximum in India

Worse, the state saw a 72% jump in the crimes against police personnel in 2018 over the previous year, according to the latest data available with the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB).

published on : 4th July 2020

NCRB data shows soraing crime rate in UP, but cops site population as excuse

The report, released on Thursday, claims that a case of rape is registered with the state police every two hours while crime against a child is reported every 90 minutes in Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 12th January 2020

Water-related crime doubles as drought hits many Indian states

Most of the water disputes were witnessed in Maharashtra and Bihar, two states that have suffered severe drought in recent years.

published on : 12th January 2020

Andhra records 4.3 per cent dip in crime in 2018, stands 11th

The number of cases related to crimes against women decreased to 16,438 in 2018 as against 17,909 cases in 2017.

published on : 10th January 2020

Domestic violence tops crime against women in 2018: National Crime Records Bureau

As per the data, a total of 89,097 cases related to crimes against women was registered across India in 2018.

published on : 9th January 2020

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

National Crime Records Bureau report: Delhi tops with 40 per cent share of crimes committed in cities

Delhi reported nearly 40 per cent of rape cases and nearly 29 per cent of cruelty by husband and his relatives, and dowry deaths.

published on : 30th November 2017

288 honour killing cases reported since 2014: Government

Minister of State for Home Affairs Hansraj Gangaram Ahir presented the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) data related to honour killings for the year 2014, 2015 and 2016.

published on : 1st August 2017