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Criminal Investigation Department – Powers

Introduction Contrary to popular belief, CID or the Criminal Investigation Department is a real and existing department within the Indian Police forces. However, it is not as dramatic as its media counterpart. The Criminal Investigation...


Section 302 of the Indian Penal Code

Section 302 of the Indian Penal Code talks about punishment for murder. 302. Punishment for murder.—Whoever commits murder shall be punished with death, or 1[imprisonment for life], and shall also be liable to fine....


Juvenile Justice

INTRODUCTION TO JUVENILE JUSTICE In the last few decades, the crime rate by children under the age of 16 years has increased.[1] There are many reasons behind the increasing crime rate, some of which...


Hit and Run cases and legal consequences

Introduction Hit and Run cases happen when the drivers while driving incur damage to any person’s life, health or property while rash driving and thereafter failing to register their vehicle and driving license with...


Section 307 ipc Attempt to murder

Section 307 of the Indian Penal Code deals with the offence of attempt to murder. Section 307 states that “Whoever does any act with such intention or knowledge, and under such circumstances that, if...


Developments in Section 376 of IPC

Scope of Section 376 of IPC Section 376 of the Indian Penal Code deals with the Punishment for rape and this particular has undergone various amendments to meet the requisites of the society. It...


Punishment for House Trespass

Section 448- Punishment for House trespass- “Whoever commits house-trespass shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine which may extend to one...


NDPS Act and Drug Abuse

Introduction Drug abuse has become a universal concern to humanity. The illegal drugs have multifaced effects on health, society and economy. It has become a growing concern for society.  One of the major reason...


Section 306 ipc Abetment of suicide

Scope of Section 306 of IPC In India, suicide is not an offence while attempt to suicide is a punishable offence under Section 309 of IPC and so is Abetment of Suicide as mentioned...