Pimpri: Pimpri Chinchwad Police, which has been ahead in solving big cases, seems to be failing in solving the increasing cases of burglary. Last year, 353 burglaries took place in 15 police stations of Pimpri Chinchwad. Crimes were also registered in the respective police stations. However, 59 percent of the crimes have not been detected so far. Out of 353 cases registered by the police, only 147 accused have been arrested. This ratio of solving burglary cases is 41 percent.
Between January and December 2021, 353 cases of theft were registered in 15 police stations of the city. Of these, 40 thefts took place during the day while 315 thefts have taken place during the night. The police were able to investigate and solve 15 cases of theft during the day, its ratio is 38 percent. 62 percent of the cases are not detected, due to which these cases are not resolved yet. Out of 315 thefts that took place during the night, 132 theft cases have been solved with a ratio of 41 per cent.
Last year between January and December 2020, 271 burglary cases were reported. Of these, 119 crimes were exposed. There were 36 thefts during the day and 235 in the night. The crime rate has increased this year as compared to last year. The picture is that these cases of theft have increased after the relaxation of the lockdown. The police have also arrested many thieves who break into houses and steal from time to time. The maximum number of burglary cases were reported in January, August and November.