State Crime Record Bureau
NH1, Madhuban, Haryana
Contact :  0184-2983471



Finger Print Bureau
Haryana State Finger Prints Bureau started its function independently with effect from 01. 10 .74 under the aegis of CID. The Finger Print Bureau was established during the year 1972 and SI-6, ASI-5 and Constable-2 were sanctioned vide Government letter No. 2102-54-11-72 dated 21-3-1972 and started functioning during 1974. 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, Haryana . Further forty seven more posts in different ranks were sanctioned subsequently for Computer Centre, Scene of Crime and Photo Section in Finger Print Bureau. Moreso, 11 posts of Single Digit Clerks from existed districts were also diverted and merged in Finger Print Bureau. When Finger Print bureau came into existence there were Seven districts and One Range i.e. Ambala and now there are 4 ranges and 22 districts/Units include three commissionrate at Gurgaon, Faridabad and Ambala & Panchkula and Railway Haryana. Now it is a wing of State Crime Record Bureau Haryana since 1987. There are eight branches in the bureau, which co-coordinately do their work. It 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 over estimated, for, finger prints provide the most certain an unanswerable evidence.

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 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 district in the State.
  5. Refresher course is also conducted at this Bureau for one month duration is being imparted to the Basic Finger Print Proficient of the various district in the State.
  6. Training to IOs of the State 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/-
Up to MAY 2021 15 2 17 17 1 Rs. 2000/-

Our Initiative: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
Upto MAY 2021 30 29 1

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 prepared Total Life Size prepared Enlargement Prepared Crime Document Photographs Prepared
2004 to 2010 3385 454 10633 20274 35716 4997 312
2011 790 83 7757 945 8702 850 5
2012 785 702 1124 6588 7712 1240 6
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 47 0 0 719 719 140 0

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

  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.

OUR INITIATIVE: Finger Print Slips found defective

Year 2004 to 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
FP (R ) slip Received 40554 5057 5089 5753 2267 3649 3635 3287 1220 863
FP (R ) slip Defective 5607 164 204 119 97 26 Nil Nil Nil Nil
FP (R ) slip Accepted 38939 4893 4885 5634 2170 3693 3635 3287 1220 863
FP (R ) slip Accepted from Other bureau 671 190 267 267 123 70 66 77 Nil Nil
FP (R ) slip Sent to other Bureau 11776 4162 3964 4038 97 255 114 37 Nil 22
FP (R ) slip Sent to CFPB 26724 4021 3746 3746 2328 3695 3635 3287 1220 863
FP (R ) slip Eliminated 7344 0 0 0 0 0 0 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.

Automated Finger Print Identification System (AFIS)

The AFIS was installed in June, 2012 with capacity of having 10 Finger Prints of Five Lac criminal’s and expendable upto 10 Lac criminal’s. 23 RQT were installed in all Districts Police Head-Quarters of Haryana and 10 Sub- Divisions are also connected to central server installed at SCRB Madhuban. All RQT’s are compatible to send search slips & record Slips directly to the central server. The total updated record till 08.03.2020.
Slip Type Slip Received Traced Fresh Slips
Convicted 148647 21199 127448
Search 245874 39031 206843
Un Known Dead Body 5357 36 5321
Latent Prints 1486 4 1482
Ten Prints OS 3631 325 3306
Latent Prints OS 151 0 151
Special Profile 414 19 395
Total 406053 60860 345193

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 ors 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