India, Sept. 11 -- The Central Bureau of Investigation said on Wednesday that it is in the process of changing its crime manual in wake of changes in laws including Prevention of Corruption Act, several Supreme Court judgments and new kinds of offences.

A CBI spokesperson confirmed that the crime manual is being changed and the whole process should be completed by end of this year.

The CBI crime manual lists the standard operating procedures for investigations, collection of evidence, protocols for use of technical units, economic and cyber crimes as well as defining the work done by different branches, zones and units. It has different units like Anti-Corruption Branch, Economic Offences Zone, Bank Securities and Fraud Cell, Special Cr...