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We are living in a digital era, where we access the internet at our fingertips while we know about advantages there are some disadvantages too

In this post, we will be posting on how to report a cyber crime in India,

Sometimes we have to face a cyber crime, maybe directly or indirectly, we become victim to cyber crimes, maybe someone made a fraud online, or your social media account got hacked, or someone might be misusing your photo over the internet,  maybe your friends or relatives faced this type of incidents, you want to help them out,  not only this there are several reasons to report a cyber crime

Let’s see the step by step procedure on how to report cyber crime in India, so that no one could say no for registering an FIR on behalf of you

How To Report A Cyber Crime In India

When people face huge financial loss due to cyber frauds then they concern about reporting a cyber crime, if they think the amount is too low then they simply ignore it, this is an opportunity for fraudsters to keep scamming people because there wasn’t any FIR on them and they have nothing to worry about, cyber crime is not limited to financial frauds, it’s even much wider

 

How to report cyber crime online in India

 

Here what type of crimes you should report immediately to National Cyber Crime Reporting Portal

  • Child Pornography
  • Rape Gang Rape (RGR)/ Obscene Content
  • Sexually Abusive Content and Sexually Explicit Content

Before you report you must verify that the report must be authentic, if you would like to report Anonymously then you can only report in the above category

How to report Anonymous CP/RGR Complaint

Follow these steps carefully to report cyber crime anonymously

Step 1: Go to https://www.cybercrime.gov.in

Step2: Click on REPORT WOMEN/CHILD RELATED CRIME.

 

Step3:  Click On File a Complaint, Read the Popup Message carefully and click on I Agree

 

how to report cyber crime india

Now you have to select the crime category and fill the form with additional details of the incident with screenshots (if any)

Step4: Fill the Details

cyber crime reporting portal

after filling all the mandatory options, solve the captcha, and generate a PDF of your registered complaint

 

Report & Track CP/RGR Complaints

To report and track your complaints you can use the Report and Track option, for that you have to give your details such as name, phone number etc.

 

Report other cyber crimes (Except Child pornography, Sexually Abusive Content)

As per the Nation Cyber crime reporting portal, the following you can report on the following categories

1. CHILD PORNOGRAPHY/ CHILD SEXUALLY ABUSIVE MATERIAL (CSAM)
2. CYBER BULLYING
3. CYBER STALKING
4. CYBER GROOMING
5. ONLINE JOB FRAUD
6. ONLINE SEXTORTION
7. VISHING
8. SEXTING
9. SMSHING
10. SIM SWAP SCAM
11. DEBIT/CREDIT CARD FRAUD
12. IMPERSONATION AND IDENTITY THEFT
13. PHISHING
14. SPAMMING
15. RANSOMWARE
16. VIRUS, WORMS & TROJANS
17. DATA BREACH
18. DENIAL OF SERVICES /DISTRIBUTED DOS
19. WEBSITE DEFACEMENT
20. CYBER-SQUATTING
21. PHARMING
22. CRYPTOJACKING
23. ONLINE DRUG TRAFFICKING
24. ESPIONAGE

 

if you’re reporting your complaint through any of these categories then you have to provide your details like name, address(State, district), phone number, email etc,

follow these steps to report

 

Step1: goto https://cybercrime.gov.in/

 

Step2: click on Report other cyber crime

 

report other cyber crime

 

first, you have to login to the portal and follow the instructions, then select your complaint category and its sub-category, describe the incident issue, after submitting you will get your complaint registration number, kindly note that the registration number is not the FIR number

Generate a PDF of your complaint details, where you can track the status of your complaint

Cyber crime complaint number

how to report cyber crime India, you can use the following helpline number

cyber crime complaint number

 

Kindly note that the above cyber crime complaint number only for reporting financial cyber fraud, that too for mentioned states

Final words:

Don’t forget to read our latest article on financial fraud: Cyber Criminals Are Now Using Phonepe As A Medium To Scam People

In case of emergency, you should visit your nearest cyber cell, Before registering your complaint online, we highly encourage you to read the Manuals by the national cyber crime reporting portal

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