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As per the latest report of the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), 3,254 cases were registered across police stations in the city in 2020. The figure dipped by 8% to 2,995 in 2021. The following year, in 2022, the figure rose by 22% at 3,658 cases. In 2022, Chandigarh witnessed registration of 3,658 cases under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Special and Local Laws (SLLs)- the highest in three years.
However, crimes against children were reduced by 12.33 % in Pune city in 2022, according to the latest National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) annual report
Delhi accounted for 29.04% of the 48,755 crimes against women reported in 19 major cities across the country
NCRB data: The majority of crimes against women under the Indian Penal Code were of cruelty by husband or his relatives.
The National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) report titled “Crime in India 2022” is based on data collected from 36 states and Union territories as well as central agencies
Updated on Dec 04, 2023 11:12 AM IST