Bidhannagar Police Commissionerate

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Bidhannagar Police Commissionerate
বিধাননগর পুলিশ কমিশনারেট
Common name Bidhannagar City Police
বিধাননগর শহর পুলিশ
Abbreviation BCP
Bidhannagar Police logo.png
Logo of the Bidhannagar Police Commissionerate.
Motto Courage Care Commitment
Agency overview
Formed 20 January, 2012
Employees Commissioner of Police
Deputy commissioners
Additional Deputy Commissioners
Police Inspectors
Sub Inspectors

Assistant Sub Inspectors

Legal personality Governmental: Government agency
Jurisdictional structure
Size 109 sq Km
Population 15 Lakh
Governing body Government of West Bengal
General nature
Operational structure
Headquarters Saltlake, West Bengal, India
Agency executive Rajeev Kumar , IPS, Commissioner of Police
Parent agency West Bengal Police
Stations 9

Bidhannagar Police Commissionerate or Bidhannagar City Police (Bengali:বিধাননগর পুলিশ কমিশনারেট), established on 20 January 2012, is a police force with primary responsibilities in law enforcement and investigation within Bidhannagar or Salt Lake area, Northern and North-Eastern fringes of Kolkata.[1] The Commissionerate is part of the West Bengal Police, and is under the administrative control of Home Ministry of West Bengal. It was formed after bifurcation of the North 24 Parganas Police District, and has nine police stations under its jurisdiction. Rajeev Kumar has been appointed as the Commissioner of the Bidhannagar Police Commissionerate.[2]

Structure and jurisdiction[edit]

The Police commissionerate is situated at Bidhannagar, and is divided into two divisions- Bidhannagar and Airport.[3] The commissionerate is responsible for law enforcement over an area of 110 km2 area with nine police stations under it.[3] The commissionerate is headed by the Commissioner of Police,Shri Rajeev kumar (RR 1989) who is an Indian Police Service officer in the rank of Inspector-General of Police (IGP). The commissioner is assisted by a joint commissioner. There are two additional deputy commissioners for the two divisions.[3] Other departments, including the detective department and the special branch wing are headed by Additional deputy commissioners, who are in the rank of additional superintendent of police.[3] The police stations are headed by an Inspector.

Police stations[edit]

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  1. ^ "Bidhannagar Police Commissionerate & Barrackpore Police Commissionerate". West Bengal Police, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 6 February 2012. 
  2. ^ "DGP orders probe against Lake Town IC". Times of India. 6 February 2012. Retrieved 6 February 2012. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Township task force: What it means for you". The Telegraph. 17 January 2012. Retrieved 6 February 2012.