Finger Print Bureau

Haryana State Finger Print Bureau started its functioning independently with effect from 01. 10 .1974 under the aegis of CID. The Finger Print Bureau was established during the year 1972 with posting strength of SI-6, ASI-5 and Constable-2 sanctioned vide Government letter No. 2102-54-11-72 dated 21-3-1972. In the year 1976, the post of Inspector/ Incharge, Finger Print Bureau was upgraded to the post of Director/ Dy. Supdt. Of Police, Finger Print Bureau. Further, forty seven more posts in different ranks were sanctioned for Computer Centre, Scene of Crime and Photo Section in Finger Print Bureau. Moreso, 11 posts of Single Digit Clerks from districts /field units were also diverted and merged in Finger Print Bureau. When Finger Print Bureau came into existence, there were seven districts and one range in Haryana. Now there are 05 ranges, 04 commissionrates, 24 districts and one GRP unit in Haryana. Since 1987, FPB is functiong as a section of State Crime Record Bureau Haryana. There are eight branches in the Bureau, which coordinately do their work. Finger Print Bureau is well established with latest equipments. The vital role which the finger print system of identification plays in the detection and prevention of crime can not be under estimated, as the finger prints provide the most certain and unquestionable evidences.


Functions of FPB
  1. Lifting of Chance Finger Prints, if any, matching of Latent  Chance Prints with the available Finger Prints  and Scene of Crime Collection in FPB.
  2. Matching of Disputed Prints with the Admitted Prints in documents    received from  Police Agencies and Courts in the State.
  3. Training was provided to the officials of Himachal Pradesh for appearing Finger Print Expert Examination held at CFPB, New Delhi in the Year 2006.
  4. Adequate training for one month duration is being imparted to the Basic Finger Print Proficient of the various districts in the State.
  5. Refresher course is also conducted at this Bureau for one month duration for the Basic Finger Print Proficients of the various district in the State.
  6. Training to IOs of the State is imparted to aware them "how to take proper and clear Finger Prints of the suspects during investigation of the case".
  7. Training for other visitors from Universities, Academies and Judicial authorities.

Sections in Finger Print Bureau

Document Section

Three types of cases are received in this section:-

  1. Civil cases received from Courts and other Govt. authorities.
  2. Criminal cases received from Police.
  3. Cases in scene of crime along with suspect search slips.

OUR INITIATIVE : Year wise document cases received:

Year Received Examined Pending Charge Comparison Fee
Document Civil Total
2004 to 2011 816 167 983 394 43 Rs.23850/-
2012 109 24 133 128 16 Rs.4700/-
2013 121 20 141 121 36 Rs.7800/-
2014 71 20 91 90 37 Rs.1602800/-
2015 90 27 117 68 86 Rs.5200/-
2016 65 34 99 185 NIL Rs.1518700/-
2017 80 15 95 95 NIl Rs. 8800/-
2018 64 3 67 59 8 Rs. 1,79,00/-
2019 42 11 53 59 2 Rs. 6,93,500/-
2020 35 4 39 40 1 Rs. 500/-
2021 53 11 64 62 03 Rs. 2800/-
2022 55 5 60+(03 Previous year) 60 03 Rs. 1600/-
2023 48(including 03 previous year) 04 52 49(including 03 previous year) 03 Rs. 3900/-
up to February 2024 03 + 03(previous year) 00 06 02 04 Rs. 0/-

Year wise Scene of Crime cases received

Year Scene of Crime Cases Examined Pending
2005 266 385 24
2006 327 457 21
2007 379 429 71
2008 307 361 82
2009 334 430 42
2010 426 377 49
2011 593 561 32
2012 574 532 31
2013 677 594 67
2014 418 316 66
2015 455 337 81
2016 333 432 NIL
2017 219 101 NIL
2018 237 225 12
2019 129 141 NIL
2020 17 17 0
2021 65 65 0
2022 111 79 32
2023 252 244 08
up to February 2024 87 78 09

Photo Section
  1. To prepare photographs as required by Document section for comparison purpose.

  2. To prepare photograph of latent chance finger prints found on articles on scene of crime for comparison purpose.

  3. Evidence in the court of law regarding preparation of these photograph.


OUR INITIATIVE : Photograph prepared

Year Total Cases Received Case Processed under Polilight Life Size prepared under Polilight Life Size Photograph Total Life Size Photograph Total Enlargement Photograph Crime Document Photographs Prepared
2004 to 2012 4960 1239 19514 27807 52130 7087 323
2013 686 0 0 65786 65786 790 4
2014 463 0 0 4301 4301 563 4
2015 366 0 0 45356 45356 666 1
2016 261 0 0 21575 21575 0 1
2017 329 0 0 1942 1942 332 1
2018 332 0 0 3244 3244 406 4
2019 191 0 0 2358 2358 312 0
2020 51 0 0 1080 1080 224 0
2021 127 0 0 1463 1463 371 0
2022 185 0 0 2137 2137 0 0
2023 334 0 0 3203 2487 424 0
up to February 2024 22 0 0 120 120 16 0

Photo Section
  1. ENLARGER AGFA-3c (2B SIZE)

  2. VCR AND VIDEO DISPLAY MONITOR (TV)

  3. COLOUR PAPER PROCESSOR.

  4. STEREO MICRO SCOP BT-2 WITH ACCESSORIES.

  5. RUSSELL FINGER PRINT COMPARATOR.

  6. POLILIGHT WITH ACCESSORIES.

  7. COLOUR ENLARGER AC-800 ELITE WITH ACCESSORIES.

  8. LATENT PRINT FINDER 7251 WITH ALL ACCESSORIES.

  9. ELMO VISUAL PRESENTER 6500 AF.

  10. VIDEO CAMERA AND DIGITAL STILL CAMERAS.

  11. FOUR COLOUR SCOPE LIGHT SOURCE AND NIKON CAMERAS WITH ACCESSORIES (RANGE).

  12. FIVE UNITE POLIRAYS (RANGE).

  13. FIVE PORTABLE TRIPOD STANDS (RANGE)


Record Section

  • To receive Finger Print (Records ) Slips from various districts in the state for record of this Bureau as well as to submit to other Bureaux.

  • To check whether Finger Print (Records) Slips are recorded properly and as per provision laid in 25.1 FPBM.

  • Return the defective Finger Print (Records ) Slips to the concerned district for submission fresh slips.

Finger Print Slips found defective

Year 2004 to 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
FP (R ) slip Received 40554 5057 5089 5753 2267 3649 3635 3287 1220 2435 2016
FP (R ) slip Defective 5607 164 204 119 97 Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
FP (R ) slip Accepted 38939 4893 4885 5634 2170 3693 3635 3287 1220 2435 2016
FP (R ) slip Accepted from Other bureau 671 190 267 267 123 70 66 77 Nil Nil Nil
FP (R ) slip Sent to other Bureau 11776 4162 3964 4038 97 255 114 37 Nil 22 Nil
FP (R ) slip Sent to CFPB 26724 4021 3746 3746 2328 3695 3635 3287 1220 2435 2016
FP (R ) slip Eliminated 7344 0 0 0 0 0 0 Nil Nil Nil Nil

Single Digit Section

  • To prepare single cards of the criminals at this Bureau.

  • To compare the latent chance finger prints from the data bank of single digit record.

NAFIS SECTION

Year 2023
Total slips uploaded in NAFIS 72156
Total Unidentified dead Body Trace 12
Total Slips traced 18446
Total Slips untrace 53710
Total Chance prints uploaded in NAFIS 105
Total chance print trace 23
finger prints slip sent to NCRB for migrate AFSI to NAFIS 4,04,052
Total user Trained for NAFIS work in Haryana 139

SCRB have purchased 50 Hand Held device units through Hartron. The device will be used by district’s police at PCR & police Naka for identification of suspected person through Finger Print. The device will connected with central server of SCRB. In this regarding training has already been provide by concerned firm to District police officials and device hand over.

TRAINING - Our Initiative

  • 109 POLICE PERSONNEL WERE TRAINED IN DEVELOPING, LIFTING & PHOTOGRAPHY W.E.F. 18-08-08 TO 30-09-08.

  • 112 POLICE PERSONNEL WERE TRAINED IN SCIENTIFIC INVESTIGATION OF SCENE OF CRIME (INTEGRATED COURSE ON HANDLING FINGER PRINTS & PHYSICAL EVIDENCES AND PHOTOGRAPHY). 66 POLICE PERSONNEL WERE TRAINED IN LIVE-SCANNER.

  • One month basic proficient course is run for other ranks of various police units like district police, Haryana Armed and India Reserve Battalions. The course is held every month. Number of participants varies from 30 to 35. From the year 1974 to 2020 total 12900 police personnel have been trained.

BEST ACHIEVEMENTS of Finger Prints Haryana

Four officials of this Bureau have obtained 1st Position in All India Finger Print Expert Examination conducted by MHA GOI. It is honour to the State that First lady of the SCRB namely Smt. Neelam stood Ist in the year 2007. Names of the officials who got this esteem is given below.

Sr. No. Name of official
1 Insp. Narayan Parshad (Retd.)
2 Const. Nar Singh (Retd.)
3 SI Ranbir Singh (Retd.)
4 W/SI. Neelam