Cyber Crime in India

In keeping with the demand of the times, the Cyber Crime Investigation Cell (CCIC) of the CBI, notified in September 1999, started functioning w.e.f. 3.3.2000. The Cell is headed by a Superintendent of Police.The jurisdiction of this Cell is all India, and besides the offences punishable under Chapter XI, IT Act,2000, it also has power to look into other high-tech crimes.

cyber crime police departments

Location Officer In Charge Address Telephone No E-mail
Chennai Sri S.Balu Assistant Comissioner of Police
Cyber Crime Cell
Commissioner office Campus
Egmore, Chennai- 600008
Mobile: 98410-13541
Res: 25500503
Chennai for Rest of Tamil Nadu Smt Venmati Cyber Crime CellCB, CID



Bangalore for the Whole of Karnataka Cyber Crime Police Station
C.O.D Headquarters,
Carlton House,
# 1, Palace Road,
Bangalore – 560 001
229430502387611 (FAX)
Hyderabad Crime Investigation Department, 3rd Floor, D.G.P. Office, Lakdikapool, Hyderabad-500004


 23240663, 27852274 23297474 (Fax)

Mumbai Cyber Crime Investigation Cell (Crime Branch, C.I.D), Annex-III Building, Police Commissioner Office, Crowford Market, Mumbai 22630829

Address of CBI Cyber Crime Cell

Supdt. of Police, Cyber Crime Investigation Cell Central Bureau of Investigation, 5th Floor, Block No.3, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 3, Phone: 4362203, 4392424 : EMail: : Web:


Contact Address of Yahoo Mail and Hotmail Representative offices in India having responsibility as service providers for any Cyber Crime committed in India under ITA-2000 or other Laws.

Address of Yahoo India office:

Yahoo Web Services India Private Limited, 386 Veer Savarkar Marg, Opposite Siddhivinayak temple, Mumbai 400 025, 22 56622222, 22 56622244.e-mail:

Address of MSN India Office:

MSN India, Prestige Takt, 23 Kasturba Gandhi Cross,Bangalore – 560 001, eMail:, Tel: 91-80-2121212

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