The objective of the India Cybercrime Centre will be to coordinate various efforts pertaining to cybercrime prevention and regulation in India. It aims to provide assistance to law-enforcement agencies and contribute to the fight against cybercrime in India. It will also aim to act as a centre for the emerging cybercrime jurisprudence that is evolving in India. The India Cybercrime Centre will also engage in providing training and capacity building amongst the various stakeholders. It is expected that the India Cybercrime Centre will be the focal point in Indian efforts against cybercrime. It will also aim to primarily provide more distinct approaches on how to deal with emerging cybercrimes. It would also aim to support various law enforcement agencies in India at the Central and State level in building legal capacity for detection, investigation, and prosecution of cybercrimes as also for cooperation with various international players.
The India Cybercrime Centre will aim to develop the evolving jurisprudence on cybercrimes and also will aim to look at all kinds of cybercrimes which are targeted against persons, property or nations.
One of the objectives of the India Cybercrime Centre is to empower the users of Internet in India. They would able to be more sensitized about the emerging trends on cybercrime. Cybercrime today is evolving as part of our day-to-day lives. Cybercrime is an hourly phenomenon and therefore legal mechanisms and strategies have to be appropriately so as to deal with emerging challenges on cybercrime.
The India Cybercrime Centre will also engage in research and development of emerging cybercrime jurisprudence that is happening worldwide and how the same could be made applicable in the context of the Indian ecosystem.
The India Cybercrime Centre would also be engaging in capacity building and contributing to trainings on legal and policy issues pertaining to cybercrime and what strategies need to be adopted by the law-enforcement agencies in going forward in the detection, investigation and prosecution of cybercrimes.
It is expected that the India Cybercrime Centre will aim to contribute the fight against cybercrime in India.