Manipur Police

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Manipur Police
Jurisdictional structure
Operations jurisdictionManipur, India
India Manipur locator map.svg
Map of Manipur Police's jurisdiction.
Legal jurisdictionState of Manipur
General nature
Operational structure
Overviewed byHome Office, Government of Manipur
HeadquartersState Police Headquarters

Agency executive
  • L.M khaute., Director General of Police-Manipur State (DGP)
Parent agencyHome Office, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of Manipur

The Manipur Police is the law enforcement agency for the state of Manipur in India.

Organizational structure[edit]

Manipur Police comes under direct control of Department of Home Affairs, Government of Manipur. The Manipur Police is headed by Director General of Police (DGP) L.M khaute. [1]


The Manipur Police has nine operational groups under the three main departments.

  • Crime branch
  • Training
  • Traffic Police

Police ranks[edit]

The Manipur Police maintains the following ranks:

  1. Director General of Police
  2. Additional Director General of Police
  3. Inspector General of Police
  4. Deputy Inspector General of Police
  5. Superintendent of Police
  6. Additional Superintendent of Police
  7. Deputy Superintendent of Police
  8. Assistant Superintendent of Police
  9. Police Inspector
  10. Assistant Police Inspector
  11. Police Sub Inspector
  12. Assistant Police Sub Inspector
  13. Head Constable
  14. Police constable

Insignia of Manipur Police (State Police)[edit]

Indian State Police Gazetted Officer Rank Insignia[2][3][4]
Insignia Assistant Superintendent of Police.png Deupty Superintendent of Police.png
Rank Additional Superintendent of Police Deputy Superintendent of Police
Abbreviation Addl.SP/ASP DSP/Dy. SP
  • Note: Gazetted officers belonging to Indian State Police Service(s) lie between ranks DSP and SP.
  • Officers usually officers undergo training at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy are awarded IPS to attain Assistant SP rank (1 year of service) but this varies from state to state.
Indian State Police Non-Gazetted Officer Rank Insignia
Insignia Police Inspector insignia.png Assistant Police Inspector.png Police Sub-Inspector.png Assistant Sub-Inspector.png Police Head Constable.pngHead Constable.png Senior Police Constable.pngPolice Naik.png No Insignia¹
Rank Inspector of Police Assistant Inspector of Police2 Sub-Inspector of Police Assistant Sub-Inspector of Police Police Head Constable3 Senior Police Constable3 Police Constable
  • ¹ Police Constable has no insignia except the khaki uniform.
  • 2This rank only exists in Maharashtra Police Service
  • 3Shoulder insignia for this rank is used by Maharashtra Service
  • Note: Colour pattern and size of chevron may vary according to the different rules of several distinct Indian State Police Services.


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  2. ^ "Police Ranks" (PDF). Maharashtra Police. Retrieved August 14, 2017.
  3. ^ "Governance of Kerala Police". Kerala Police. Retrieved August 14, 2017.
  4. ^ "Police Ranks and Badges". Odisha Police. Retrieved August 15, 2017.