As per crime reports by ncrb.gov.in in last year 2013, 18,345 crime has been reported in Chennai.
Chennai has highest crime rate of 394.79 compare to National crime rate 218.67 in 2013.
In Chennai,the highest crime is Dacoity where as lowest crime is Theft in 2013.
Chennai District in Tamil Nadu stands 16th in all crime records in 2013. 10th in no of murders, 62nd in no of rapes, 47th in no of robberies, 26th in no of thefts, 40th in no of dacoities, 167th in no of kidnapings, 141st in no of riots.