About Kerala Police Department
The department, approximately has 42,149 force, serves a population of over 31.8 million residing in five cities, 53 municipal towns, and 1452 villages spread over an area of 38,863 square kilometers with an average population density of 819 per square kilometer. Of this, about 8.2 million people live in urban areas and 23.6 million live in rural areas. The department investigates about 175,000 cases per year.
The Kerala Police, like other state police forces in India, is headed by an officer of the rank of Director General of Police (DGP). Most of the senior officers of the force belong to the Indian Police Service (IPS). The DGP (and Additional DGPs) are equivalent in rank to a Lieutenant General in the army, the Inspector General to a Major General, the Deputy Inspector General to a Brigadier, and so on.
Mission and Vision of the department
We, the Kerala Police Department are committed to providing the highest quality of police services to the people who live, work and visit our State. We will constantly evaluate and improve our efforts to enhance public safety with the goal of improving the quality of life within Kerala State, while at the same time maintaining respect for individual rights and human dignity.
The duty of the police is to help secure a safe and just society in which the rights and responsibilities of individuals, families and communities are properly balanced. The main objectives of the police are to
(1) promote safety and reduce disorders
(2) reduce crime and the fear of crime, and
(3) contribute to delivery of justice, which secures and maintains public confidence in the rule of law.
Keeping the above aspects in view, the General Executive Branch (Local) of Police is associated with the general public in their day-to-day life. They function with the object of safeguarding the life and property of the people and providing them adequate security by preventing crimes. Functioning of the General Executive branch is always under close scrutiny by the public in all its aspects because the State has a responsibility to provide a standardized and comprehensive Police service, which makes the public feel safe.
Details of Police Battalions
Details of Offices in CBCID OCWII Ernakulam Unit with Telephone Numbers
|Name and Designation
||Mobile/ E-mail ID
|Superintendent of Police
Crime Branch CID OCW-II (HO)
DYSP CB CID OCW-II
|Dy. Superintendent of Police
Idukki Sub Unit