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Women criminality rates have increased drastically since last few decades globally. This article tries to analyse some of the various factors which contribute and accelerate the criminality amongst women. It also tries to examine the nature of the crimes committed by women and how it is different from the traditional crimes committed by them. Lastly, this article also enlists certain measures that could be taken to potentially reduce the criminality rate amongst women in India.
Criminal law deals with the offences which are crimes against the government, society and public at large. The mental elements of a crime means the state of mind of a person while committing a crime. The burden of proof, validity of evidence, general exceptions and various judicial decisions are being discussed under this article.
The term victiomlogy is recent development in the area of law, through this terminology we studied the behaviour of victim and their contribution in the crime. Victim is the person who suffer harm physically and mentally both they are easy prey for the criminal. There is different theory of victimology which makes this terminology to understand in better way. It is subfield of criminology, as criminology deals with criminal & crime in victomolgy we study about the victims. In recent past in India victim rights has been given paramount importance & this concept become a leading area of study in criminal law.