Crime and Criminal Tracking and Network System (CCTNS)

Introduction

Crime and Criminal Tracking and Network System (CCTNS), aims at facilitating the process of civil policing and law enforcement by utilizing ICT effectively. Under this project, police stations are to be computerized which are expected to create information base regarding crimes and criminals

The objectives of the Scheme can broadly be listed as follows:

  • Make the Police functioning citizen friendly and more transparent by automating the functioning of Police Stations
  • Improve delivery of citizen-centric services through effective usage of ICT
  • Provide the Investigating Officers of the Civil Police with tools, technology and information to facilitate investigation of crime and detection of criminals
  • Improve Police functioning in various other areas such as Law and Order, Traffic Management etc
  • Facilitate Interaction and sharing of Information among Police Stations, Districts, State/UT headquarters and other Police Agencies
  • Assist senior Police Officers in better management of Police Force
  • Keep track of the progress of Cases, including in Courts
  • Reduce manual and redundant Records keeping