crime rate

Dance of criminals in Bhubaneswar as cops sleep

While bars are functioning in violation of curfew hours, robberies are on the rise and murders reported, top police officers stay mum.

published on : 2nd November 2021

Telangana accounts for 10% of country’s cybercrimes

G Gouri Sankar, Deputy Director-General explained the importance of the awareness creation among the public about mobile-related security aspects as various financial frauds are on the rise.

published on : 28th October 2021

Crime rate remains unchanged in Hyderabad

Among the five metropolitan cities, while Chennai witnessed a rise in crime rate, Mumbai, Delhi and Bengaluru witnessed a downward trend in the number of crimes.

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

Fake news, riots push India's crime rate up by 28 per cent amidst pandemic

More disputes as compared to the previous year were reported last year over conflicts concerning religion, sect, caste, agriculture, money, water and land despite the ongoing pandemic

published on : 16th September 2021

Crime rate in Telangana up by 12 per cent in 2020: NCRB report

Telangana has witnessed an overall increase of over 12 per cent in the crimes in the year 2020, when compared to the year 2019.

published on : 15th September 2021

Karnataka sees 15-20% rise in crime post lockdown

Earlier, a majority of chain-snatching cases were filed from urban areas, but after the lockdown was lifted, these crimes are being witnessed in rural areas too.

published on : 15th July 2021

Visakhapatnam wakes up to two ghastly crimes as 10 persons found dead in two separate incidents

While four of a family were found dead in a suspected suicide pact case, six of another family were axed to death due to personal rivalry on the outskirts of Vizag.

published on : 15th April 2021

Crimes in India in 2016 increased 2.6 per cent: NCRB

Uttar Pradesh accounted for 9.5 per cent of total IPC crimes reported in the country followed by Madhya Pradesh (8.9 per cent), Maharashtra (8.8 per cent) and Kerala (8.7 per cent).

published on : 30th November 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