Thrissur City Police

Summary

Thrissur City Police
തൃശൂര്‍ സിറ്റി പോലീസ്‌
The official flag of Kerala Police
The official flag of Kerala Police
AbbreviationTCP
Motto"Your Satisfaction is Our Pleasure"
Agency overview
FormedMarch, 3, 2011
Preceding agency
  • Thrissur District Police
Employees752[1]
Jurisdictional structure
Operations jurisdictionThrissur City, Guruvayoor, Kunnamkulam, Ollur, Thrissur City, India
Size570.79 km²
Legal jurisdictionThrissur Municipal Corporation, Guruvayoor, Chelakkara, Wadakkanchery, Kunnamkulam, Chavakkad
General nature
Operational structure
Overviewed byGovernment of Kerala
HeadquartersThe Office of Commissioner of Police, Municipal Office Road Thrissur
Elected officer responsible
Agency executive
  • R. Adithya IPS, Commissioner of Police
Parent agencyKerala Police
Units
List
  • Control Room
  • Crime Detachment
  • Women Police (Vanitha Cell)
  • Foreigners Registration Office
  • District Crime Records Bureau
  • Dog Squad
  • City Special Branch
  • District Armed Reserve
  • Traffic Unit
  • Special Branch (SB)
Facilities
Stations24
Website
thrissurcity.keralapolice.gov.in

Thrissur City Police (TCP) (Malayalam തൃശൂര്‍ സിറ്റി പോലീസ്‌ ), a division of the Kerala Police, is the law enforcement agency for the City of Thrissur, Kunnamkulam and the temple town of Guruvayoor. The city police force is headed by a Commissioner of Police, an IPS officer, and the administrative control vests with the Home Ministry of Kerala. Thrissur City Police is the largest Police District in Kerala state covering an area of 570.79 Square kilometre.[2]

The city police came into existence on March 3, 2011, after dividing the Thrissur District Police. The police commissionerate is situated in Thrissur City. The commissionerate cover 24 police stations and has four sub-divisions, Thrissur, Ollur, Guruvayur and Kunnamkulam.[3][4][5] R. Adithya is the current Commissioner of Police.

Office of the Thrissur Police Commissioner and District Police Chief , Thrissur City
Patrol Vehicle of Thrissur City Police in Swaraj Round

Police stations under Thrissur Commissionerate

Thrissur Sub-Division

  • Town East Circle
    • Town East Police Station
    • Traffic Police Station
    • Women Police Station
  • Town West Circle
    • Town West Police Station
    • Nedupuzha Police Station

Ollur Sub-Division

Guruvayur Sub-Division

  • Guruvayur Temple Circle
    • Guruvayur Temple Police Station
  • Guruvayur Circle
    • Guruvayur Police Station
    • Pavaratty Police Station
  • Peramangalam Circle
    • Peramangalam Police Station
    • Medical College Police Station

Kunnamkulam Sub-Division

  • Kunnamkulam Circle
    • Kunnamkulam Police Station
    • Erumapetty Police Station
  • Wadakkanchery Circle
    • Wadakkanchery Police Station
    • Cheruthuruthy Police Station
  • Chelakkara Circle
    • Chelakkara Police Station
    • Pazhayannur Police Station
  • Chavakkad Circle
    • Chavakkad Police Station
    • Vadakkekad Police Station

Thrissur Police Commissioners

  • 1. P Vijayan (3 March 2011 – 31 December 2012)[6]
  • 2. P. Prakash (1 January 2013 – 22 August 2014)[7][8]
  • 3. Jacob Thomas (23 August 2014 – 11 February 2015)[9][10]
  • 4. R. Nishanthini (12 February 2015 – 14 July 2015)[11]
  • 5. K.G. Simon (15 July 2015 – 12 June 2016)
  • 6. Dr J. Himendranath (13 June 2016 – 6 January 2017)[12]
  • 7. T. Narayanan (6 January 2017 – 9 August 2017)
  • 8. Rahul R Nair (10 August 2017 – 8 May 2018)
  • 9. G.H. Yatheesh Chandra (9 May 2018 - 8 January 2020)
  • 10. R. Adithya ( 8 January 2020 - Present)

References

  1. ^ "MANPOWER DETAILS OF ENTIRE EXECUTIVE BRANCH OFFICERS" (PDF). Thrissur, Kerala: Thrissur City Police. 1 August 2013. Retrieved 1 August 2013.
  2. ^ "Governance of District Police, Thrissur City". Kerala Police. Retrieved 5 December 2011.
  3. ^ "First Police Commissioner of Thrissur assumes charge". Chennai, India: The Hindu. 4 March 2011. Retrieved 10 June 2011.
  4. ^ "Thrissur to have city police commissionerate". The Hindu. Chennai, India. 2 March 2011. Archived from the original on 7 March 2011. Retrieved 10 June 2011.
  5. ^ "Thrissur gets Police Commissioner". The Hindu. 4 March 2011. Archived from the original on 9 March 2011. Retrieved 10 June 2011.
  6. ^ "First Police Commissioner of Thrissur assumes charge". Chennai, India: The Hindu. Retrieved 17 July 2010.
  7. ^ "Major reshuffle in police top brass". Thiruvananthapuram, India: Times of India. Retrieved 1 January 2013.
  8. ^ "Major reshuffle in police top brass". The Times of India. Thiruvananthapuram, India. Archived from the original on 27 January 2013. Retrieved 1 January 2013.
  9. ^ "Changes in Kerala Police". Trivandrum, India: Kerala Kaumudi. Retrieved 22 August 2014.
  10. ^ "Transfer for Police Commissioners". Kollam, India: Madhyamam. Retrieved 22 August 2014.
  11. ^ "Reshuffle in Police Department". The New Indian Express. Thrissur, India. 12 February 2015. Retrieved 2 March 2019.
  12. ^ "Changes in police top brass in Thrissur". Thrissur, India: The Hindu. Retrieved 8 June 2016.