Hyderabad: Hyderabad was safer and better than New York was many ways in crime perspective, said City Police Commissioner Anjani Kumar here on Sunday. Speaking at the annual conference of Hyderabad chapter of Association of Certified Fraud Examiners here, he said, “There are several similarities between New York and Hyderabad when it comes to the population of the cities, the police stations and the zones. Yet the crime rate in the city is very less compared to New York.” Kumar elaborated that the culpable homicide cases (murders) in New York were five times more than Hyderabad. Similarly instances of gunshot are 200 times more than Hyderabad while crime against women was 10 times more. “The purpose of comparison is to present things in an international perspective,” he said. ..
He explained the stages and categories of crime and gave various examples of Cyber Frauds. He further detailed how crime has come down after implementation of technology in prevention and detection of crime. The Commissioner also launched the website of the ACFE Hyderabad chapter and presented mementos to the event sponsors..