Crime in India makes it easy to look up crime statistics on more than 50 Indian cities, without having to parse through dense government PDFs and websites.

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'Violent crimes' include crimes like murder, attempt to commit murder, riots. 'Crimes against women' include rape, sexual harassment and molestation, dowry deaths. Burglary, arson, car thefts are among those classified as 'property crimes'. Economic crimes include, among others, cheating and forgery.

Crime rates in cities

Here are the top five cities with the highest average crime rates in different crime categories. The average has been calculated using crime rates from 2010 to 2014. You can click here to see the entire list of cities.

Overall crimes

  • Kochi

    1159.0 per 100,000 people

  • Indore

    799.2 per 100,000 people

  • Gwalior

    740.3 per 100,000 people

  • Jaipur

    714.2 per 100,000 people

  • Kollam

    689.1 per 100,000 people



Sexual harassment





  • Jaipur

    118.3 per 100,000 people

  • Kota

    76.8 per 100,000 people

  • Jodhpur

    61.5 per 100,000 people

  • Bengaluru

    39.7 per 100,000 people

  • Patna

    32.3 per 100,000 people

Deaths due to rash driving