An Analysis Of Crime Occurrences In Fort Range Of Tiruchirappalli City, Tamil Nadu


P. Mary Santhi, Research Scholar, Department of Geography Periyar E.V.R. College (Autonomous), Tiruchirappalli. S. Balaselvakumar, Assistant Professor Department of Geography Periyar E.V.R. College (Autonomous), Tiruchirappalli –


This paper is an attempt to examine the crime occurrences in Tiruchirappalli city’s Fort range. It reveals that robbery (52.9%), Fort police station (49) and the year 2017 (24.5%) of major crimes and cruelty by husband (43.8%), AWPS of Fort (72) and the year 2012 (20.8%) of crime against women were high compared to other crimes, police stations and years. The minimum was murder for gain (1.0%) and kidnapping (6.3%) in the range from 2012 to 2017. A crime risk map has been prepared to prevent crimes in the range, especially in the Fort police station limit.