ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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A Grim Portrait of Crimes and Deaths in India

The annual NCRB publications provide useful and actionable data on crimes and preventable deaths.

The long-awaited annual report of the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), titled “Crime in India 2022,” has finally been released in December 2023. Published in three volumes, it provides comprehensive statistics on various categories of crime registered in India in 2022.

The first volume of the NCRB report includes data on violent crimes, murder, kidnapping and abduction, crimes against women, crimes against children, and crimes committed by juvenile children. The second volume of the report includes data on crimes against senior citizens, crimes/atrocities against Scheduled Castes (SCs) and Scheduled Tribes (STs), economic offences, corruption offences, cyber crimes, offences against the state, crimes committed by extremists/insurgents/terrorists, and offences related to the environment. The third volume covers crimes in railways, crimes against foreigners, crimes committed by foreigners, and data about human trafficking, custodial crimes, injuries and casualties caused by police firing/lathicharge, arrests, convictions, acquittals, stolen and recovered property, etc. All data in the NCRB report is helpfully categorised for 36 states/union territories and 19 metropolitan cities.

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Updated On : 23rd Dec, 2023
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