Crime Statistics against Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes

According to National Crime Records Bureau India Report

Uttar Pradesh reported 20.5% of total crimes against Scheduled Castes (6,144
out of 30,031) and Madhya Pradesh reported 27.1% of total (1,501 out of 5,532)
crimes against Scheduled Tribes in the country.
• Rajasthan reported the highest rate of crimes (6.5) against Scheduled Castes as
compared to the National  average of 2.6. Arunachal Pradesh reported the
highest rate of crime against Scheduled Tribes (2.7) as compared to the
National average of 0.5.
• The rate of crime against Scheduled Castes increased from 2.4 in 2006 to 2.6
in 2007 while rate of crime against Scheduled Tribes in 2007 remained 0.5 – the
same as in 2006.

Source: National Crime Records Bureau, NCRB india report


Violent Crime Statistics India

• The share of violent crimes in total IPC crimes has decreased continuously from
11.5% in 2003 to 10.8% in 2007.
• Manipur (41.5), Daman & Diu (33.7), Dadra & Nagar Haveli (31.5), Assam (31.2)
and Kerala (31.0) reported higher violent crime rate compared to 19.0 at All-India
• Uttar Pradesh reported the highest incidence of violent crimes accounting for
12.4% of total violent crimes in the country (26,693 out of 2,15,613) followed by
Bihar  with 10.7% (23,039 out of 2,15,613).
• Uttar Pradesh reported 15.5% (5,000 out of 32,318) of total Murder cases in the
country and 16.1% (4,424 out of 27,401) total Attempt to Murder cases.
• 14.5% (4,838 out of 33,428) of murder victims died as a result of use of fire-arms
in the country.

Source:  National Crime Records Bureau