|Emblem of the Chhattisgarh Police|
|Preceding agency||Madhya Pradesh Police|
|Legal personality||Governmental: Government agency|
|Operations jurisdiction*||State of Chhattisgarh, IN|
|Map of Chhattisgarh Police Department's jurisdiction|
|Governing body||Government of Chhattisgarh|
|Agency executive||Ram Niwas IPS, Director General of Police, Chhattisgarh State|
|* Divisional agency: Division of the country, over which the agency has usual operational jurisdiction.|
Chhattisgarh police has a total 16 armed Battalions (CAF) including 7 India Reserve Bns. The IPS cadre has a strength of 103. The working set up has been divided into four ranges viz Durg, Bilaspur, Sarguja and Bastar and the capital city's Raipur district is directly supervised by IG Police Intelligence. Mine Protected Vehicles (MPVs) are used in the heavily mined areas of Naxal influence. The total number of sanctioned Police Stations was 392 in March 2010. The force also has an automated Finger Print Bureau.
Chhattisgarh Police officials receive training at the State Training Academy at Chandkhuri in the state. State also has a Counter Terrorism and Jungle Warfare (CTJW) college in Kanker to provide them specialised training.
Chhattisgarh Police comes under direct control of Department of Home Affairs, Government of Chhattisgarh. The Chhattisgarh Police is headed by Director General of Police (DGP). Ram Niwas is the 7th and current DGP of the state.