Cyber Crimes against Women: Legal Precautions the Government Should Enforce in India

  • Pritam Mirdha
  • Md. Umar Faiz

Abstract

In this modern era the crimes against women are at peak of it. The crime done against women can be in many ways, it can be physical, or it can be on internet (cyber). The crime rates are more on internet (cyber) then physically, which affects the whole family of a woman and the woman herself, and which leads to lots of miss happenings. In India the crime rate physically and on internet (cyber) has become more comparing to the earlier times. To which the government should pass and enforce strict laws and the government should stick to it.


Crimes against Women in India



Crime head




Crime incidence




Crime rate




2014




2015




2016




2014




2015




2016




Total crime against women




3,39,457




3,29,243




3,38,954




56.6




54.6




55.2



It is a record by the National Crime Records Bureau Ministry of Home Affairs where it is been seen that the crime against women has gradually increased in subsequent years.


A Cybercrimes in India



Crime head




Crime incidence




Percentage Variation




 




2014




2015




2016




2014–2015




2015–2016




Total cyber crime




9,622




11,592




12,317




20.5%




6.3%



Here is another record by National Crime Records Bureau Ministry of Home Affairs where it is seen that the cybercrimes have also increased year to year.


This paper is going to deal with the cybercrimes against women and would provide LEGAL suggestions to stop the cybercrimes against women and will help to stop many cybercrimes overall.

Published
2020-06-12
How to Cite
MIRDHA, Pritam; FAIZ, Md. Umar. Cyber Crimes against Women: Legal Precautions the Government Should Enforce in India. National Journal of Cyber Security Law, [S.l.], v. 3, n. 1, june 2020. Available at: <http://lawjournals.stmjournals.in/index.php/njcsl/article/view/572>. Date accessed: 03 aug. 2020.