Essay On Crime Against Women

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Crimes against Women in Domestic and Public Places
“A society that is unable to respect, protect and nurture its women and children loses its moral moorings and runs adrift.”
Crime against Women means direct or indirect physical or mental cruelty to women. Crimes directed specifically against women and in which only women are victims are characterized as “crimes against women”. Women are put on high pedestal of goddess calling her “shaktirupa” on one hand, but in reality treated as a less human even. Irrespective of religion, culture and economic system, women suffer deprivation, humiliation and denial of basic human rights in almost all walks of life, everywhere, at every stage in varying degrees. Crime against women are growing day by day which are unbearable in every possible need. The women are being come under the vulnerable group of society, and they are being exploited in every corner. They were exploited in major point of time in the area of sexuality. Though there are so many laws are present in the statute but this are kept in Pen & paper. The authoritative value to protect them i.e. The enforcement agency for the prohibition of the crime against women are failure on this regard.
Despite stringent laws and new guidelines from judiciary
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women and also criminalize offenses like stalking and voyeurism. Crimes against women are of various natures. It include crimes involving sexual exploitation for economic gains like prostitution & trafficking, adultery, abduction, rape, wrongful confinement, murder etc. On the one hand and crimes related to women's property like dishonest misappropriation, criminal breach of trust, domestic violence, dowry extortion and outraging the modesty of women etc. on the other. These crimes are not only injurious and immoral for the women but for the society as a

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