UP tops the list for crime against children

UP tops the list for crime against children

Posted by - December 4, 2017

Uttar Pradesh topped the crime stats for 2016, accounting for 9.5% of the total crimes committed in the country, according to the data released by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB). Uttar Pradesh was followed by Madhya Pradesh (8.9%), Maharashtra (8.8%) and Kerala (8.7%). Crimes against children  increased by 13.58% between 2015 and 2016 across