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What is the Full Form of FIR?


FIR - First Information Report

FIR is the written document which is prepared by the police department when they receives an information from the victim of a crime or the person on his or her behalf.

FIR is signed by the informer and a copy is given to the informer.

FIR is registered in the nearest police station where the crime has taken place

The FIR register contains following information:

  • FIR number
  • A person who is reporting case or the name of the victim.
  • Name of the offender (if known)
  • Details or description of an offence
  • Place of the offence