City tops in crimes against sr citizens, 2nd against women

City tops in crimes against sr citizens, 2nd against women

City tops in crimes against sr citizens, 2nd against women

The national capital accounted for 38.8 per cent of the total crimes under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) reported in the cities, followed distantly by Bengaluru with 8.9 per cent and Mumbai with 7.7 per cent.

The national average of crimes against women in states was 55.2. Telangana is second in the country after Maharashtra (800) in terms of number of cheating cases (224) registered in which the victims were senior citizens.

City tops in crimes against sr citizens, 2nd against women
City tops in crimes against sr citizens, 2nd against women

In the country's top 19 metropolitan cities with a population over 20 lakh, Mumbai ranks 3rd in the share of crime incidents, preceded only by Delhi and Chennai. It accounted for 40% of rape cases committed in the metros. Mumbai followed Delhi, which topped the list with 33 percent of the cases.

The Mumbai Police had in 2016 registered 59,072 cases under the Indian Penal Code and the state laws.

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Another category of crime which has shown a disturbing upward swing in 2016 is that of atrocities against people from the scheduled castes and scheduled tribe communities - an increase of 5.5 per cent over 2015.

Uttar Pradesh missed the dubious distinction of recording most rape cases in the country by a whisker.

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Besides, the total number of criminal complaints registered in MP has declined to 2.64 lakh in 2016 from 2.72 lakh in 2014, he added. Mumbai also ranked second in cases of kidnapping and abduction of children, with 5,457 cases in Delhi and 1,864 cases in Mumbai. It was followed by Madhya Pradesh (8.9 per cent), Maharashtra (8.8 per cent) and Kerala (8.7 per cent). "Maharashtra is a vast state where the pace of digitisation is faster than other states". Madhya Pradesh, which is led by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, was second on the list with 8.9% crimes, whereas Devendra Fadnavis-led Maharashtra was third with 8.8%. "We are open to register cyber crime cases and have been continuously spreading awareness among people regarding cyber threats".

Crimes against women saw a jump of 2.9% in 2016 over the previous year, with Uttar Pradesh accounting for 14.5% (49,262) of total cases reported in the country.

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The total 1879 and 2195 cyber crime cases, registered under sections of IT Act and IPC Act, were registered in 2014 and 2015 respectively in Maharashtra.

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