National Crime Records Bureau
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The National Crime Records Bureau, abbreviated to NCRB, is an Indian government agency responsible for collecting and analysing crime data as defined by the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Special and Local Laws (SLL). NCRB is headquartered in New Delhi and is part of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of India. The current Director of NCRB is Ramphal Pawar (IPS).
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1.20 lakh deaths due to negligence in road accidents in 2020, average 328 daily: NCRB report
Cyber crime increases, dip in crimes against women: NCRB dataAcross Indian cities, a total of 18,657 cases of cyber crime have been reported, up 0.8 percent over the previous year (18,500 cases).
Over 1.28L crimes against kids recorded in 2020: NCRB data
1.3 lakh lives lost in road crashes due to negligence in 2020: NCRB
Average 77 rape cases daily in 2020; crimes against women down from 2019: NCRB data
'Cyber-terror cases went down to 12 in 2019 from 21 in 2018, as per NCRB data'
Over 24,000 children died by suicide from 2017 to 2019: NCRB dataOver 24,000 children in the age bracket of 14-18 years committed suicide from 2017-19, with failure in examination being the reason in over 4,000 such cases, according to government data. The..
Domestic violence cases dipped 4.5% in 2019: NCRB
5,128 UAPA cases, 229 sedition cases lodged in five years: GovernmentMinister of state for home affairs G Kishan Reddy tabled the data for a period of 2015 to 2019 in response to a query by Rajya Sabha MP Abdul Wahab. The data, updated till December 31, 2019, was based..
Mamata should come out with white paper on killings, CAA will be implemented : Amit ShahUnion home minister Amit Shah on Friday asked chief minister Mamata Banerjee to come out with a white paper on the political killings in the state and wondered why the state government has not sent the..
NCRB Crime Data 2019: Cases registered up 1.6%; crimes against women rise 7.3%; cyber crimes jump 63.5%Crime rate registered per lakh population went up marginally to 385.5 in 2019 as compared to 383.5 in 2018. A total of 51.56 lakh cognizable crimes comprising 32.25 lakh Indian Penal Code (IPC) crimes..
No 'clear trend' establishing increased misuse of sedition law: GovtThe home ministry on Wednesday said statewise data received by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) on ‘sedition’ cases filed under Section 124A of the Indian Penal Code during the period..
48 accidental deaths every hour in 2019: NCRBIndia registered 48 accidental deaths every hour last year, which was marginally higher than 2018, according to the latest report of the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB). Deaths caused due to..
Lightning killed nearly 3,000 in India in 2019: NCRB dataA total of 8,145 deaths were reported in India in the year 2019 due to causes attributable to forces of nature, with nearly 3,000 of them caused due to lightning, a report by National Crime Records..
Indian jails remained overcrowded and under-staffed in 2019: NCRB dataThe actual capacity of prisons has increased to 4.03 lakh in 2019 from 3.91 lakh in 2017 and 3.96 lakh in 2018 (as on December 31 of these respective years), the NCRB said. The number of prisoners..
Over 31,000 individuals convicted in 2018 for environment offences across India: NCRB
94% of offenders known to rape survivors: NCRB dataHighlighting the vulnerability of girls and women within their homes, neighbourhoods and workplaces, the report said of the 33,356 rape cases in 2018, the offender was a family member in 2,780 cases...
Drug overdose kills 1 juvenile every 10 days: NCRB reportIn 2018, 875 people died of overdose, an increase of 17% compared to 745 in 2017, which had seen a marginal dip from 2016. Just five states - Rajasthan (153), Karnataka (91), Uttar Pradesh (88),..
10,000 student suicides in 2018, highest in 10 yrsTwenty-eight students on an average committed suicide every 24 hours during 2018, the highest in a decade in which India lost nearly 82,000 of them, according to a National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB)..
At 744, West Bengal tops crimes by foreignersWest Bengal recorded the highest number of crimes (744) committed by foreigners in 2018 followed by Karnataka (175) and Himachal Pradesh (147), according to 2018 National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB)..
More deaths on expressways in 2018, NCRB data
Crime rate fell, registrations rose in ’18, shows NCRB data
NCRB data shows over 50 lakh cognisable crimes registered in 2018, 1.3% increase from 2017 figuresHowever, even though the registration of cases has increased over the year, the crime rate per lakh population has come down from 388.6 in 2017 to 383.5 in 2018.
Average 80 murders, 91 rapes daily in 2018: NCRB dataAltogether, 50,74,634 cognizable crimes comprising 31,32,954 IPC crimes and 19,41,680 Special and Local Laws crimes were registered in 2018, up from 50,07,044 in 2017, the data stated. A cognizable..
Delhi: Six arrested for circulating sexually offensive content involving children on social mediaThe incident came to light after the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) received initial inputs by a US-based collaborative forum.
Rate of crime against women highest in Assam in 2017: NCRBBesides sedition and waging war against the country categories, Assam also has recorded the highest rate of total crimes against women in the country in 2017, which is more than double the national..
50 lakh cognisable crimes registered across country in 2017: NCRB report
Mumbai: 11-yr-old stabs teacher to death after she 'misbehaves' with motherAccording to National Crime Record Bureau's (NCRB) report, Mumbai stands at second spot with regard to crimes committed by juveniles.
Facial recognition tech to be used only for those figuring in CCTNS database: MHAThe Automated Facial Recognition System (AFRS) proposed to be rolled out by National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) to help the law enforcement agencies identify and track criminals, missing persons and..
Govt moves to get facial recognition system, sparks fears over privacyThe National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) has initiated the process of installing an automated facial recognition system (AFRS) that will help identify persons by matching digital images, photos and..
Four-fold increase in number of rapes against children between 1994 and 2016: ReportA new report by an alliance of six child-focused organisations quotes NCRB data, which shows that the number of rapes against children in 1994 was 3,986 while in 2016 it was 16,863, accounting for a..
180 custodial deaths in Gujarat in 16 years, no cop punishedIndia saw 1,557 custodial deaths between 2001 and 2016, the last year for which data from the NCRB is available. Over these 16 years, the number of policemen convicted for custodial deaths is a mere..
Kathua, Unnao, Aligarh... how bad is India's rape problem?Every hour, two girls below the age of 18 years were raped in India in 2016. That figure in 2005 was one girl raped every two hours, according to data from the National Crime Records Bureau.