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Indian jails are massively overcrowded and understaffed, reveals NCRB report

According to the data, the sanctioned strength of jail staff was 87,599, while the actual strength was 60,787 by the end of 2019

30 Aug 2020 2:59 PM

In dystopian world, violence against women rules

It said that one out of every three women goes through violence at least once in her lifetime.

02 Dec 2019 5:46 AM

Crime rate in Delhi highest among Union Territories: Govt data

A total of 3,147 cases of robbery, 9,828 cases of burglary and 2,976 cheating cases were reported in 2017, the data stated.

22 Oct 2019 9:56 AM

Auto lifter gang busted in Delhi

Luxury SUVs, sedans and huge cache of arms recovered.

12 Apr 2018 7:03 AM

Age Debate: Are dalits only a votebank?

Dalit anger across India erupted as they feel the BJP-RSS aren’t interested in their uplift.

05 Apr 2018 6:26 AM


Pressure points

Children aren’t naturally equipped to deal with stress. And negligence from guardians doesn’t help. Experts weigh in.

23 Mar 2018 12:52 AM

Crack down hard in Haryana

It is debatable whether harsher punishments will lead to fewer crimes against women.

19 Jan 2018 11:48 PM

All Mumbai police stations to get own cyber crime cell

Mumbai has reported maximum number of cases under cyber crime (980 cases out of 4,172 cases) accounting to 23.5 per cent.

05 Dec 2017 1:32 AM

Rise in crime rate indicate women are reporting more

Maharashtra recorded the third highest number of rape cases (4,189) after Madhya Pradesh (4,882) and Uttar Pradesh (4,816).

05 Dec 2017 1:24 AM

8,132 trafficking cases reported in 2016, WB tops list with 3,579

A total 23,117 human trafficking victims were rescued during 2016, with the police saving, on an average, 63 people a day.

03 Dec 2017 12:29 PM


More women filing complaints

Rise in reporting crimes against them linked to awareness, they say.

02 Dec 2017 1:52 AM

Delhi most unsafe, tops crime chart among 19 major cities

Accounts for 40% of total rape cases, also has highest crime rate, reveals NCRB data.

01 Dec 2017 7:16 AM

Does public ‘approval’ encourage encounters?

The number of encounter cases has gone up from 90,946 in 2008-09 to 105,664 in 2005-16.

28 Nov 2016 7:10 AM