A total of 29,768 cases have been registered against children in 2020, (decrease of 7.8% from 2019). Most of them were in the age group of 16 to 18 years.

FIR Registration

Last updated on Jul 13, 2022

Please see our classification of crimes to understand if an FIR needs to be registered.

Petty Offences: No registration of an FIR is required.

Serious Offences: No registration of an FIR is required (They are supposed to record it in the general diary along with the social background report for these two types of offences).

Heinous Offence: An FIR needs to be filed against a child.

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