National Crime Records Bureau

10 per cent jump in suicide at India last year, Delhi on top: NCRB data

Chennai showed a slight decline in 2020 as against 2019 while Delhi recorded an increase of 24.8%, Bengaluru 5.5% and Mumbai observed a rise of 4.3%. 

published on : 30th October 2021

AP third in recovering lost property, 1st in finding prints from crime scenes

Interestingly, Andhra Pradesh saw an impressive improvement in recovery rate for the past two years with an average 5 per cent increase in recovery.

published on : 22nd September 2021

AP 9th in country in graft cases against govt staff 

Of 91 cases, 62 officials caught red-handed while accepting bribes

published on : 20th September 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

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

Delhi reported least number of cybercrimes among four metros in 2020: NCRB data

Among the four major metro cities, Mumbai registered 2,433 cases, Chennai registered 186 cases, and Kolkata registered 172 cases.

published on : 16th September 2021

Odisha records one of the highest numbers of crimes against women, children 

Incidents of sexual harassment and offences against children significantly increased during Covid induced lockdown/shutdown last year too.

published on : 16th September 2021

Telangana records highest number of crimes against women among Southern states

Despite the decline in the crime rate, the State still recorded the maximum number of crimes against women in the southern part of the country. 

published on : 16th September 2021

10 per cent of cybercrimes nationally occur in Telangana: Report

Among cybercrimes in metropolitan cities, Hyderabad stands second to Bengaluru.

published on : 16th September 2021

Telangana trial courts finally dispose of 122 cases pending for over 10 years

The District and Sessions Courts, dealing with grave offences such as murder and rape, disposed of 531 cases.

published on : 16th September 2021

Over 24,000 children died by suicide from 2017 to 2019: NCRB data

According to the data, as many as 24,568 children, including 13,325 girls, aged 14-18 years, died by suicide between 2017-19.

published on : 1st August 2021

Sedition cases jump 160 per cent between 2016-19: Rights lawyer Vrinda Grover

Grover referred to data and said in 2019, 30 cases of sedition were decided, with 29 acquittals and one conviction and the "rate of conviction is abysmal, being 3.3 per cent".

published on : 15th July 2021

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
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