Uttar Pradesh’s Organised Crime Control Bill gives Yogi Adityanath government a tool for state terror and police excess
The Uttar Pradesh Control of Organised Crime Bill proposed by Yogi Adityanath government contains provisions which flagrantly contravene essential guarantees against the application of criminal law as laid down in the Constitution, and if passed could send the state closer to a reign of lawlessness and terror
NCRB releases 2016 crime report: Why we need to steer clear of 'crime capital,' 'rape capital' labels in headlines
While we go about mining NCRB data for trends on crime, we would do ourselves and law enforcement agencies a favour if we steer clear of misleading labels for cities and states.
Even as Delhi's reputation as the country's crime capital is not about to change anytime soon, it may well be on its way to become the country's kidnapping capital.