Report No. 239
2.6 The principal causes of low rate of conviction are:
1. Inept, unscientific investigation by the police and lack of proper coordination between police and prosecution machinery;
2. Police stations understaffed and manned by inadequately trained Police personnel; lack of trained and efficient prosecutors.;
3. Inordinate delay in disposal of cases by Courts resulting in witnesses not being available or changing the version;
4. Adducing fabricated evidence.