Meghalaya Police

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Meghalaya Police
Abbreviation MP
Agency overview
Legal personality Governmental: Government agency
Jurisdictional structure
Operations jurisdiction* State of Meghalaya, IN
India Meghalaya locator map.svg
Map of Meghalaya Police Department's jurisdiction
Legal jurisdiction As per operations jurisdiction.
General nature
Operational structure
Headquarters Shillong, Meghalaya
Agency executive Rajiv Mehta, IPS[1], Director General of Police, Meghalaya Police
* Divisional agency: Division of the country, over which the agency has usual operational jurisdiction.

The Meghalaya Police is the law enforcement agency for the state of Meghalaya in India. It was earlier part of the Assam Police until 1972 when the separate State of Meghalaya was created.


Organizational structure[edit]

The Meghalaya Police is headed by the Director General of Police (DGP) presently Shri P.J.P. Hanaman, IPS (RR:1979)

The Total Sanctioned Strength of Meghalaya Police is 12,911 personnel, with an actual strength of 10,956. All serve in various positions .The headquarters of the Meghalaya Police is located on the Secretariat Hill, Shillong.

Special agencies[edit]



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