Welcome to the Industrial Development Force (IDF)

As a pivotal division within the Crime Research Investigation Agency of India, the Industrial Development Force (IDF) stands as a beacon of progress and security in the realm of industrial and economic affairs. Our mandate is clear: to foster a climate of safety, innovation, and sustainable development within India's industrial landscape.


The mission of the Industrial Development Force is to safeguard the interests of Indian industries through comprehensive research, proactive investigation, and strategic collaboration. We are committed to combating crime, enhancing resilience, and promoting ethical practices to ensure the prosperity and competitiveness of our nation's industrial sector.


  1. Crime Prevention: Implementing proactive measures to prevent industrial crime such as theft, fraud, sabotage, and intellectual property infringement.

  2. Investigation Excellence: Conducting thorough investigations into reported incidents of industrial malfeasance, ensuring swift and just resolution while upholding the principles of due process.

  3. Intelligence Gathering: Employing cutting-edge technologies and methodologies to gather actionable intelligence on emerging threats and criminal activities targeting industrial assets.

  4. Capacity Building: Providing training and support to industry stakeholders, law enforcement agencies, and regulatory bodies to enhance their capabilities in preventing and addressing industrial crime.

  5. Collaborative Partnerships: Fostering partnerships with government agencies, industry associations, academia, and international counterparts to exchange best practices, share information, and coordinate efforts in combating industrial crime.

Key Initiatives

  1. Industry-specific Task Forces: Establishing specialized task forces tailored to address the unique challenges faced by key industrial sectors such as manufacturing, logistics, energy, and technology.

  2. Digital Forensics Lab: Setting up a state-of-the-art digital forensics laboratory equipped with advanced tools and expertise to investigate cybercrimes targeting industrial infrastructure and information systems.

  3. Risk Assessment Framework: Developing a comprehensive risk assessment framework to identify vulnerabilities and prioritize resources for the protection of critical industrial assets.

  4. Public Awareness Campaigns: Launching targeted awareness campaigns to educate stakeholders about common threats, preventive measures, and reporting mechanisms related to industrial crime.

  5. Industry Certification Program: Introducing a voluntary certification program to recognize and incentivize organizations that adhere to best practices in industrial security, compliance, and ethical conduct.

Join the IDF

Are you passionate about safeguarding India's industrial future? Join us in our mission to combat industrial crime and foster sustainable development. We welcome talented individuals with diverse backgrounds in law enforcement, criminology, cybersecurity, engineering, and related fields to join our team and make a difference.

For inquiries regarding career opportunities, collaboration opportunities, or to report suspicious activities related to industrial crime, please contact us at [insert contact information].

At the Industrial Development Force, we are dedicated to building a safer, stronger, and more resilient industrial ecosystem for generations to come. Together, let's forge a future where innovation thrives, and integrity prevails.