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CID data: Crime rate rose by 14% in 2020

May 01, 2021 6:04 am

The overall cases registered in 2019 under the Indian Penal Code were above 3.4 lakh across the state, which increased to over 3.9 lakh in 2020, an official from the CID said.

With easing of lockdown, crime graph goes up in Chandigarh

September 27, 2020 12:48 am

Incidents of snatching, burglaries, motor vehicle thefts, liquor smuggling and attempt to murders have risen with the phased easing of the lockdown as compared to the complete lockdown period.

Gujarat turns hub of cyber crime during lockdown

August 26, 2020 5:08 am

As per data released by the Cyber Crime Cell of Ahmedabad Police, over 15,300 complaints related to financial frauds have been received from all over Gujarat between January and July this year.

Theft incidents in Chandigarh: ATMs without guards targeted after lockdown, police approach banks

June 26, 2020 12:09 pm

In Mohali, unidentified persons uprooted a Punjab National Bank (PNB) ATM, containing almost Rs 16 lakh, by tying ropes to it and further tying them to a heavy motor vehicle, on June 10.

Spike in murder attempts, thefts, since curfew ended

June 24, 2020 11:45 am

As per police records, just 16 cases under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) involving thefts, snatching, assault etc were reported during the 40-day curfew period.

Expecting a spurt in crime once lockdown restrictions are lifted, says Haryana DGP

May 28, 2020 2:14 pm

Yadava, however, says that he has held several meetings with officers, sharing reports of trends noticed in the lockdown period in Haryana as well as in other states to prepare the force for any such spike.

Telling Numbers: How police relate Muslims and migrants with crime

August 30, 2019 5:48 am

The question asked was: “In your opinion, to what extent are — a. Upper-caste Hindus, b. OBC people, c. Dalits, d. Tribals, e. Muslims — naturally prone towards committing crimes...” The options were “very much”, “somewhat”, “rarely” and “not at all”.

Crime detection rate up from 37% in 2013 to 63% in 2014, say police

January 20, 2015 2:01 am

Practice of following up has been adopted in all 13 zones in Mumbai.

Crime rising in Delhi; over 70k cases till Jun 30

July 20, 2014 12:07 pm

1,980 cases of molestation have been reported till June 30 this year as against a total of 3,515 such cases in 2013.

Lawmakers and law-breakers

July 02, 2014 11:46 am

Why crime data on legislators and electoral candidates must be carefully unpacked.