Praveen Sood IPS

DIRECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE

FROM THE DESK OF DGP, CID


Securing the cyberspace has become an important priority for governments, businesses and citizens across the world. The increasing scale, complexity and repercussions of cyber attacks in recent years have escalated the discourse around the subject to the highest levels.

The number of Cybercrime cases registered by various police units in India as recorded by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) is ever increasing. Realising the growth in cybercrime threats, Karnataka police conceptualised and setup the country's first exclusive police station to handle cybercrime cases in 2001 at CID Headquarters, Bengaluru....read more

To further expand to reach the citizens of all other districts of the state, CEN (Cyber, Economic offences and Narcotics) police stations are established in all districts of Karnataka. Clearly, law enforcement agencies must be better prepared to handle cyber crimes. It is not enough to have only appropriate legal regime. Technical infrastructure to analyze cyber forensics data; and a trained police workforce including prosecutors who understand nitty-gritty of Cybercrime investigation and handling of digital evidence from the scene of crime and related network points the footprints of which can be anywhere in the country or in part of the world. Participation of the citizens in the awareness initiatives of CID Karnataka will be extremely crucial in curbing the Cybercrime menace. We would actively seek the cooperation of the citizens and need close cooperation and collaboration with all the stake holders of the society. Let us together build safe and secure Cyber Space…

KEEP EVERYONE SAFE BY SPREADING EDUCATION AND AWARENESS ABOUT THE CYBER WORLD.

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