Publications


December 25, 2015

Police Organisation in India

While the police is the most visible arm of the state, the public has little knowledge about the internal structure and organisation of the various police forces – state and central – in India. Most people do not know how the police is organised, staffed, governed, financed and run; or the differences between police organisations in size, scope and mandate.

December 23, 2015

101 things you wanted to know about the police but were too afraid to ask [Tamil]

December 22, 2015

White Paper on Crime Mapping Study in Delhi

This  White Paper is the outcome of a collaboration between the Praja Foundation and the Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative which presents comprehensive data, covering January to December 2014 on select parameters related to crime and policing in Delhi, namely: Crime statistics, including breakdowns by district and police station;Strength and shortfall of police personnel, with ran

December 22, 2015

Legal Aid and You Hindi

December 22, 2015

FIR Pamphlet Hindi

December 22, 2015

Arrest and Detention Hindi

December 22, 2015

Police Interrogation and You Hindi

December 22, 2015

Victims of Sexual Offences Hindi

December 16, 2015

Sri Lanka’s Draft Right to Information Bill, 2015

CHRI welcomes the initiative of the Government of Sri Lanka to approve a draft legislation to give effect to the fundamental right of people’s access to information guaranteed by Article 14A that was recently inserted in the Constitution through the 19th Amendment to the Constitution.