Howrah Police Commissionerate

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Howrah Police Commissionerate
হাওড়া পুলিশ কমিশনারেট
হাওড়া শহর পুলিশ
Abbreviation HCP
Howrah city police logo.png
Logo of HPC
Motto Courage Care Commitment
Agency overview
Formed 1 September, 2011

Commissioner of Police
Deputy commissioners
Additional Deputy Commissioners
Police Inspectors
Sub Inspectors

Assistant Sub Inspectors
Legal personality Governmental: Government agency
Jurisdictional structure
Operations jurisdiction* City of Howrah in the state of West Bengal, IN
Size 297
Population 44 Lakh
Governing body Government of West Bengal
General nature
Operational structure
Headquarters Howrah (হাওড়া), West Bengal, India
Agency executive Shri Devendra Prakash Singh, IPS, Commissioner of Police
Parent agency West Bengal Police
Stations 16
* Divisional agency: Division of the country, over which the agency has usual operational jurisdiction.

Howrah Police Commissionerate (Bengali:হাওড়া পুলিশ কমিশনারেট) or Howrah City Police, established in 2011, is a city police force with primary responsibilities in law enforcement and investigation within the certain urban parts of Howrah district.[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 Howrah Police District, and has sixteen police stations under its jurisdiction. Ajey Mukund Ranade has been appointed as the Commissioner of the Howrah Police Commissionerate.[2]

Police stations[edit]

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  1. ^ "Howrah Police Commissionerate". West Bengal Police, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 6 February 2012. 
  2. ^ "Present post held by IPS officers as on 01.02.2012" (PDF). West Bengal Police. Archived from the original (PDF) on 16 February 2010. Retrieved 6 February 2012.