Noticing an upward trend, 408,064 crime incidents were reported during the first 10 months of 2019
Overall, 408,064 crime incidents during the first 10 months have been reported by the Punjab police.
An unprecedented increase in crime incidents has been witnessed in Punjab during the last ten months
The ratio of crimes has increased as compared to the same span in the last year.
Although the government replaced a couple of police chiefs, still the rate of crime has shown an upward trend.
An unprecedented increase in crime incidents has been seen in Punjab during the last ten months. The ratio of crimes has increased as compared to the same time last year.
According to the data released by the police incidents of rape, abduction, dacoity, robbery, cattle theft, and motor vehicle theft have augmented to an alarming level throughout the province.
Although the government replaced a couple of police chiefs, still the rate of violent crime has shown an upward trend.
Overall, 408,064 crime incidents during the first 10 months have been reported by the Punjab police. However, 333,376 cases were reported during the same period last year.
All reported crime incidents are divided into two main categories- a crime against a person and crime against property.
|Crime Against Person
Crime Against Property
Robbery or Armed Robbery
Kidnapping for Ransom
motor vehicle theft
motor vehicle snatching
cattle theft cases
In the table below, there is a comparison between number of crimes in 2018 and 2019.
Number of Cases in 2019
Number of Cases in 2018
Cattle Theft Cases
Motor Vehicle Theft Cases
Motor Vehicle Snatching Cases
Gang Rape Cases
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