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  • 92 women raped in India every day, 4 in Delhi September 4, 2014

    New Delhi: 92 women were raped on an average every day in India and the national capital with 1,636 cases recorded the highest number of such crimes among all cities last year. According to figures released by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), the total number of rape cases reported in...
  • Activists call for reforms to improve policepublic bond in Chhattisgarh July 11, 2014

    With rise in complaints against police personnel in Chhattisgarh, the demand for reforms to improve policepublic bond in the insurgency hitstate has been gaining ground. "The relationship between police and people can never be so friendly. However, certain reforms are needed to be made in policing as well as laws to...
  • Cyber crimes up by 51 per cent in India, Maharashtra, AP, Karnataka top list July 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh (undivided), Karnataka and Maharashtra have occupied the top 3 positions when it comes to cyber crimes registered under the new IT Act in India. Interestingly, these three states together contribute more than 70 per cent to India's revenue from IT and IT related industries. According to the...
  • Drug trafficking: Kanpur, Kota in the top 5 cities; Ranchi, Aurangabad least affected June 23, 2014

    According to data from the National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB), out of over 50 Indian cities which reported the maximum cases of drug trafficking in 2012, Kanpur stands at the second position while Kota is at the fourth spot. Citing comprehensive data available for 2012, the NCRB said Mumbai registered the...
  • Crime map of India October 17, 2013

    Often statistics tell a different story from what we perceive and this crime map of India is an example. While statistics may not necessarily be able to tell the whole truth, but they do give an insight into aspects that would have been otherwise overlooked. The crime statistics available with...
  • Interactive graph: The most unsafe cities for women in India August 26, 2013

    Statistics from National Crime Records Bureau's Crime in India 2012 report plotted on a graph to highlight which Indian cities have the highest rate of reported crime against women. According to the statistics, amongst the 53 cities reporting the highest incidents of crimes against women, Vijaywada is the most unsafe...
  • Video: Are all women in Bengal being raped, asks Mamata June 24, 2013

    According to NCRB, West Bengal tops the list for rape related crime. Questioning the list, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said does that mean that no woman can step out of her home. Are all women in Bengal being raped? She said this is an effort to dent the state's image. ...
  • Kolkata 3rd most unsafe city preceded by Delhi, Bangalore: Crime data June 12, 2013

    Kolkata: New data with the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) shows West Bengal has the highest incidence of crimes against women. The data shows that 30,942 incidents of crime against women were reported in the state the highest in the country. According to the data, Kolkata is the third most...
  • DCPCR lays down guidelines to prevent child abuse April 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Amid nationwide outcry over the rape of a 5yearold girl in the national capital, the Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights has formulated guidelines for prevention of child abuse in the country. "Child abuse is a crime against one of the most vulnerable sections of our society...
  • Govt to prepare database of rape convicts December 27, 2012

    New Delhi: In an attempt to name and shame rapists, the government has decided to prepare a data base of all rape convicts across the country and their photographs, names and addresses would be made public. Minister of State for Home RPN Singh said he has directed the National Crime...
  • Delhi witnesses more rapes than the next five metros put together December 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi lives up to its notoriety for being the most unsafe place for women, according to the latest National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) statistics which gives figures for 2011. Other cities do not come remotely close. More rapes were reported from Delhi (572) than from Mumbai (221), Kolkata...
  • 'Data on crimes against women not true' August 3, 2012

    Bangalore: Rubbishing media claims that crimes in the city against women are on the rise, Deputy Commissioner of Police (West) DCP S N Sidramappa on Thursday advised them not to believe the records furnished by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB). Do not comment without studying the statistics. The National...
  • Crimes against women on the rise in Karnataka July 25, 2012

    Bangalore: When it comes to crimes against women, the other parts of the state are not lagging behind the capital, which stood second after Delhi in the NCRB report released recently. In the last five years the number of crimes against women atrocities, outraging the modesty of women, murder,...
  • Kollamites 'down' with family problems, economic woes July 20, 2012

    Kollam: The troubled lives of the people in the city have come to the fore with the data released by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) the previous week, which placed Kollam city on top of the list in suicide rate. Express had reported on Thursday about the position of...
  • Kollam in Kerala is India's new suicide capital July 19, 2012

    Kollam: Even as Kollam city gained the dubious distinction as the suicide capital of the country by recording the highest suicide rate among the 52 major cities, the authorities remained blissfully unaware of the new status. As per the 2011 data compiled by the National Crime Records Bureau, the suicide...
  • Chennai soft target for fake note racketeers July 6, 2012

    Chennai: It is Chennai not Mumbai or Malda which has emerged as a hub for circulating counterfeit currency if one were to go by the Crimes in India 2011 report released by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB). Statistics in the report reveals that Chennai had witnessed the...
  • Chennai roads most dangerous in India: NCRB July 5, 2012

    Chennai: The roads of Chennai seem to be getting deadlier by the day. According to statistics in the recently released report titled Accidental Death and Suicides in India (ADSI 2011), prepared by the National Crime Records Bureau, Chennai has recorded the highest number of road accidents. The number is a...
  • Tamil Nadu bucks cyber crime trend July 5, 2012

    Chennai: The next time you upload any sensitive information in your computer or smart phone, be extra careful. Cyber spooks are on the prowl to outsmart your smart phone and steal your data. And, going by statistics, the number of such crimes have nearly doubled in the country every passing...
  • Bangalore cruel to women: NCRB report July 4, 2012

    Bangalore: Bangalore may be proud of its achievements in various fields, but its glory is dimmed by the number of crimes against women. A recent National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) report shows that Bangalore is slowly emerging as the crime capital of the country. The NCRB2011 report ranks Bangalore second,...
  • Andhra most unsafe for women in South March 29, 2012

    NEW DELHI: Going by the number of cases of crimes against women, Andhra Pradesh has emerged as the most unsafe place among the four South Indian states, according to data collated by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB). Andhra Pradesh fared the worst on incidents of rape and sexual offences...
  • Kochi no crime capital, says police chief November 1, 2011

    Kochi: The Kochi city police has come down heavily against the press reports on the new NCRB statistics. The latest NCRB data shows that Kochi city has the highest incidence of crime in the country. Stating that the data was 'misleading', Kochi City Police Commissioner M R Ajith Kumar has...
  • Every hour, 18 women face brutalities in India January 13, 2008

    New Delhi: Every hour that ticks by in India inflicts more brutality on women, with two rapes, two kidnappings, four molestations and seven incidents of cruelty from husbands and relatives, reveal the latest national crime statistics. According to the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), on an average every hour at least...