A Robust ACB to Combat Corruption and Deliver Justice

Keshav Kumar, Director, Anti-Corruption Bureau, Gujarat, is a much decorated 1986 IPS officer who has served in various capacities as Superintendent of Police in...

Gujarat Forensic Sciences University: Making the World a Better and Safer...

Technology has made the world a global village, bringing with it its own successes and drawbacks. The dynamic and fast-paced world we are living...

Temple Terror: The 2002 Akshardham Terrorist Attack

My name is DP Chudasama. I am currently attached to Gujarat Police as Assistant Director (HQ), Anti-Corruption Bureau. I completed my training as a...

eGujCop: Gujarat Police Steers Ahead in Technology Use

e-GujCop is a unique application developed by the Home Department, Government of Gujarat, to build a database of crime and criminal information for a...

The New Era of Crime Scene Management

When a crime takes place, the entire area or location where the illegal act occurred is cordoned; most of the physical evidence is recorded,...

24×7 Helpline ‘181 Abhyam’: Gujarat’s Initiative for Women Safety

The Gujarat Government launched 181 - Abhyam Women Helpline to support women in distress. The statewide service was launched on March 8, 2015, on...

Foreword Kolkata Protector Nov-Dec 2019

'We Care, We Dare' When you are at the top of the hierarchy, you are on everyone's radar. It's like walking on a knife-edge. Even...

‘When Yo­u Love Your Job, You Don’t  Feel Stress’

Santosh Pandey, DC- Traffic, Kolkata Police, in an exclusive interview to Mohammad Asif, Assistant Editor, Protector, gave an insight view of the traffic management...

Empowering Women  Through Martial Arts

Sheer grit and the presence of mind can help overcome many difficulties in life. To inculcate self-confidence and courage among women, Kolkata police organised...

Pronam ­ A Noble Initiative for Kolkata Elders

Loneliness has become a bane for modern society. Though nobody wants to live alone, circumstances force them to live a solitary and secluded life....

Challenges Make You Stronger, Help Set Higher Benchmark

Meraj Khalid, Deputy Commissioner of Police South Division Kolkata Police opens up to Mohammad Asif regarding his responsibilities and challenges of policing and who...

For Cracking Crime, Dog Squad is Kolkata Police’s Best Bet

When you are in hostile territory, canines are your best friend and the only savior from mines or IEDs. Elite commandos and the special...

Remembering the Disciplined and Principled Ashok Kamte

It was at about 4pm, in May, 1985. I was in my black Fiat car, driving from my house at Napean Sea Road to...

Affecting Change in Pune

He is a man on a mission. With an excellent track record of policing in each post he held, the Pune City Commissioner of...

Helping Police Officers Cope With Stress

Stress is our body’s reaction to a challenge or demand. It is that feeling of emotional or physical tension arising from an event or...

Impartial and Efficient Policing: Nagpur Rural Police

Maharashtra, the third largest State of India, has one of the largest police force in the country. Besides 250 IPS officers borne on the...

Maharashtra Police Chief to Effectuate Best Initiatives

Police officers in India are often stereotyped as unfit, lazy, corrupt, and obliged to be at the beck and call of politicians. These stereotypes...

The Indomitable Real Life Dabangg

Thane’s Super Cop, 52 year old Uday Raghunath Palande, holds the record of single-handedly arresting 431 criminals in a five-year period. For his gallantry,...

Meet The Protector

Say hello to the man behind the uniform. Here’s all you need to know about Bhaskar Rao, the recently appointed 35th Commissioner of Bengaluru...

Bengaluru Constables Hit the Right Notes

COPS’ VERSION OF POPULAR KANNADA SONG GARNERS 5 LAKH LIKES Police constables V. Subramani and Gurushanth Gowda have come up with a song capturing the...

Safeguarding Our Wildlife is a Top Priority

Strict implementation of the Wildlife Protection Act 1972, besides the Karnataka Forest Act 1963, and Karnataka Forest Rules 1969, by the Forest Cell has...

An Ingenious Gesture to Motivate Police Personnel

Trying to reduce work pressure and make life better for policemen patrolling the streets, the Bengaluru City Police Commissioner issued an order stating that...

Six Policemen from Karnataka Get Medal for Excellence in Investigation

Six police personnel from Karnataka, including three from the Special Investigation Team (SIT) in charge of the Gauri Lankesh murder case, have been awarded...

ಜನಸ್ನೇಹಿ ಪೊಲೀಸ್ ಅಧಿಕಾರಿ ರಾಹುಲ್ ಕುಮಾರ್ ಶಾಪುರ್‍ವಾಡ್ ಐಪಿಎಸ್

ಪೊಲೀಸ್ ಇಲಾಖೆ ಎಂದರೆ ಜನರಿಗೆ ಹೆದರಿಕೆಯ ಭಾವನೆ ಇರುವುದು ಸರ್ವವಿದಿತ. ಅದರಲ್ಲೂ ಉನ್ನತ ಪೊಲೀಸ್ ಅಧಿಕಾರಿಗಳನ್ನು ಭೇಟಿಮಾಡಲು ಶ್ರೀಸಾಮಾನ್ಯರಿರಲಿ, ಅಧಿಕಾರ ವರ್ಗದವರೇ ಹಿಂಜರಿಯುವುದುಂಟು. ಆದರೆ ಶ್ರೀ ರಾಹುಲ್ ಕುಮಾರ್ ಐಪಿಎಸ್ ಅವರು ಇದಕ್ಕಿಂತ...

Suman Bala Sahoo a True Blue Cop with a Novel Mission

A mother, a friend, a distinguished officer of the Indian Police Service, an accomplished marathon runner and above all, an epitome of a modern...

Kanyashree – A Coming-of-Age Journey

The caged bird sings / with a fearful trill / of things unknown / but longed for still In her seminal 1969 autobiography “I Know...

Addressing Human Trafficking: Cracking The Epicenter

West Bengal Police have been fighting a tough war against human trafficking. But the threat still looms large and continues to haunt some of...

Bidhannagar Commissionerate: Prioritizing Safety

The world came to an awe as India successfully organized its first ever FIFA tournament last year. The extravaganza, later dubbed as the ‘most...

New Town Police Station: Breaking Barriers

An age-old image of a policeman is one with a stern, unfriendly face, characterized by an equally surly demeanour, marked with sheer aggressiveness and...

The Grass Is Always Greener With The Brass Protecting It

A midst the ever-growing roars of scores of football fans filling up the streets of Kolkata and hoardings that promised a mega extravaganza in...