July 28, 2019
Beti Padhao via the High Court
Access to facilities and safety of the girl student has been repeatedly identified as a perennial cause for dropouts.
July 08, 2019
Bridging the Gap in Public Data on Crime and Safety
Currently, the discourse on law and order is limited to official crime statistics and media reports. However, this is expected to change soon.
February 26, 2019
Crime in Urban India
Under-reporting of theft in Delhi
November 16, 2018
SATARC: A Household Survey in Four Major Indian Cities
The inaugural National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) journal includes a chapter on SATARC, written by Assistant Director Neha Sinha and Senior Associate Avanti Durani
November 15, 2018
'Majority fear for those outside home after sunset'
Findings from IDFC Institute's SATARC survey are cited in this Deccan Herald article
December 18, 2017
Preventing Crimes Against Women is a Subject of Better Policing and Social Attitudes
The increase in numbers might be a result of better reporting and recording of crime by sufferers and police.
November 28, 2017
Safety Trends and Reporting of Crime - A Crime Victimisation Survey
Public Seminar hosted by NIPFP featuring the "Safety Trends and Reporting of Crime - A Crime Victimisation Survey".
September 28, 2017
Why 87% Of Delhi Homes Start Worrying If Women Are Not Home By 9pm
This article on crime and safety in India looks at households’ perceptions of safety in the four cities and behavioural changes they may have adopted to keep themselves safe.
September 27, 2017
Why 92% Thefts In Indian Metros Are Not Reported
Only 6-8% of victims of theft in four major Indian cities lodged a first information report (FIR) with the police, according to a new study. The remaining 92-94% are not reflected in any official record.
August 14, 2017
Towards Building a People’s Police
Robert Peel laid the foundation for future police forces way back in 1829, which continues to guide them even now.