Pune Cyber Lab was inaugurated on 20th January 2007 by Honorable Shri. P. S Pasricha, Director General, Maharashtra State. The lab was boosted with the support of Department of Information technology, Ministry of Communications and IT for augmenting the existing IT infrastructure. From Industry side Persistent Systems Pvt. Ltd, Pune supported in upgrading the overall facility. Persistent also supported in creating an additional lab for conducting level 2 training programs. While Department of electronics and Information technology has provided support in upgradation of the cyberlab along with providing operational support.
Since its inception in 2007, more than 7000 officers of various levels such as DCP, ACP, PI, API, PSI, HC, PC, APP and Police Family. The lab apart from training officers from pune has also extended trainings for officers from Auranagabad, Nasik, Solapur Dist., Satara Dist., Sangli Dist., Ahmednagar Dist., Kolhapur, etc. It has also imparted trainings to officers from CID & SRPF.
- During the year 2012-2013 Pune Cyber Lab has trained more than 1000 police personnel various ranks and designations for the investigation of cyber crime
- More than 140 Police family members has been trained for basic Computer awareness in 20 batches in the year
- Pune Cyber lab assisted the law enforcement agencies by providing investigation support in 30 cybercrime cases during the year
- Pune Cyber Lab successfully achieved landmark of 200 batches of 5 day courses in this year also initiated the advance cybercrime investigation course for law enforcement agencies.
A Very learning experience on Cyber Crimes. It needs to be a part of curriculum in major educational courses or trainings. -Kiran Sharma & 27 CBI Officer from all over India
It was good learning experience in Cyber Lab & hopes to continue this energy for detection & correlation of technical and all crimes. Thanks. - Bipin Ahire – IPS
Cyber Lab Pune is very well equipped. The staff is very knowledgeable and technically expert & hope to meet all technological advances in the field. I wish all the best. - Mr. Sanjay Darade – IPS
One of the best labs to assist in the investigation of cybercrimes. The instructors are well versed in cyber laws & for new developments in cybercrimes. Keep it up & all the best. - Mr. Ranjan Sharma – IPS
The information & teaching which is imparted at cyber lab is very useful & equips the officers for modern challenge. – Mr. Rajendra Dahale- D.C.P (Cyber & EOW, Pune City)
A very essential ingredient is well taught by the team of NASSCOM. I wish them luck. - A.D Shinde- Addl. C.P Crime, Pune City
The course contents are essential to be imparted in these days of e Governance related activities going around. It is recommended to have dedicated officials to tackle cybercrime which is increasing with time & technology. - Amit Deb- Senior Technical Director, NIC Pune