According to the report, a total of 48,31,515 cognizable crimes comprising 29,75,711 Indian Penal Code (IPC) crimes and 18,55,804 Special & Local Laws (SLL) crimes were reported across India in 2016. While the state recorded 14.5% of the total cases of crimes against women, it accounted for 12.4% of the total number of rape cases, second only to Madhya Pradesh, which recorded 12.5% of the total rape cases in 2016.
Delhi reported the highest crime rate of 974 per lakh population followed by Kerala at 727 per lakh while the highest number of crime overall was reported by Uttar Pradesh followed by Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra. Uttar Pradesh was second with 4,816 (12.4%) cases respectively, followed by Maharashtra at 4,189 (10.7%) in 2016.
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"We have charge sheeted 90 per cent of accused in crimes against women in 2016". The state registered a marginal hike in total crimes. The city also recorded ten instances of atrocities against scheduled tribe people which was the same number as Ahmedabad, while only Hyderabad (21) and Jaipur (88) recorded higher numbers of incidences of crime against scheduled tribe people. In contrast, Hyderabad has shown a declining trend with 386 cases being registered in 2014 and 291 cases in 2016.
In West Bengal alone, 520 cases were reported against foreign nationals, followed by 91 in Karnataka, 80 in Goa, 64 in Tamil Nadu and 56 in Maharashtra. Similarly, cheating cases increased from 8,000 in 2015 to 8,394 in 2016. While UP accounted for 9.5 per cent of total IPC cases in the country.
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Uttar Pradesh missed the dubious distinction of recording most rape cases in the country by a whisker. While illegal gains were the main motiviation for cyber crimes with 267 cases, revenge was the motivation in 217 cases out of the total 593 cases registered in 2016.
The NCRB report also revealed that out of a total of 56,516 arms seized in 2016, Uttar Pradesh accounted for almost half, at 27,189. The Congress has also formed a truck with Dalit leader Jignesh Mewani and OBC leader Alpesh Thakore (who has joined the party and is contesting the polls as a Congress candidate) while promising them that, if voted to power in the state, the party would ensure that such crimes do not recur.
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