The year of 1996 marked the beginning of an era of Arbitration and Conciliation Act. The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Home Affairs found that as of 2001, there were 21 High Courts in the country and 35.4 lakh cases pending.
Children are the greatest gift to humanity and supreme assets of the nation.
Organised crime has three major types: gang criminality, racketeering, and syndicated crime. The first has simple characteristics while the last one has a fully developed form because of which it is considered to be most dangerous to society.
The analysis of individual case histories of delinquents and criminals provides an insight in the causative environmental factors. But the causative factors are more readily discernible in the case of juvenile delinquents than in the case of adult offenders.
It is said that a person inherits many traits from his parents through heredity and some of these traits become the cause of his criminal activity. However, it is also said that the raw material carried by the germ plasm is moulded by social environment and greatly modified by social experiences.
When it is said that criminology is the scientific study of crime and criminals, one or two questions crop up: Is criminology a science? What does the word 'science' mean? Science is an approach to the problems of human knowledge based on the attempt to develop general principles about phenomena, derived from empirical observations.
A-1 to A-3 in C.C.No. 324 of 1969 on the file of the Judicial First Class Magistrate's Court, Mangalagiri, are the appellants in Criminal Appeal...
Judgments of the criminal courts are entirely different from the judgments of the civil courts.
Section 51 empowers a Police Officer to search the arrested person and seize all articles other than wearing apparel from him.
In cases relating to bribery, sometimes in order to entrap the persons receiving the bribe, the persons offering the bribe produce currency notes before the police authorities or Executive Magistrates.