Is Delhi the Crime Capital of India? by National Institute of Design, Bangalore

A look at the rate of criminal cases across the metropolitan cities of India

In this analysis, we delve into the intriguing question of whether Delhi truly deserves its reputation as the "crime capital" of the country. By harnessing the power of data, we aim to provide a clearer picture of crime trends and patterns, allowing you to make informed judgments based on concrete evidence rather than anecdotal narratives.

Through a interactive maps we will present a comparative analysis of crime rates across various categories, including murder, crime against women and kidnapping, over the course of 4 years (2016-19)

Are the stories we hear about Delhi's crime rates supported by concrete data? Or do other cities harbor similar challenges? Join us as we unravel the intricacies of crime statistics, challenge preconceived notions, and foster a more nuanced perspective on the dynamics of crime in India's urban centers.