Mizoram Police

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Mizoram POLICE
Jurisdictional structure
Operations jurisdictionMizoram, IN
Governing bodyHome Ministry, Government of Mizoram
General nature
HeadquartersPHQ, Khatla, Aizawl, Mizoram

Agency executive
  • Balaji Srivastava IPS, DGP
Parent agencyHome Department, Govt. of Mizoram

The Mizoram Police Force is the law enforcing agency of the state of Mizoram, India.


The administrative control of Mizoram Police vests with the Home Minister of Mizoram who holds the portfolio of Home Minister. The supervision and coordination of Police is done by the Home Department, Govt. of Mizoram. The force is headed by Mr. Balaji Srivasta, IPS. Mizoram is divided into Eight Districts, Each District is headed by one Superintendent of Police.

Insignia/Ranks of Mizoram Police[edit]

Indian State Police Gazetted Officer Rank Insignia[1][2][3]
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.

Training and development[edit]

Mizoram Police has two (2) Training Centres. The two training centres are at Mualvum and Thenzawl. Currently, Police Training Centre Thenzawl is the active training centre for its general employees. Officer cadres are sent for training at North East Police Academy (NEPA).

General Basic training courses are for nine (9) months.

Mizoram Police under Police Modernization Scheme runs Crime and Criminal Tracking Network & Systems which links every Police station in Mizoram through Wide Area Network (WAN).

Forensic Science Department[edit]

Government of Mizoram established Forensic Science Laboratory under the administrative control of Police Department Vide Notification No. A/12034/1/97-HMP dated 31/7/2000. Forensic Science Laboratory, Mizoram started functioning initially with only one division i.e. chemistry, Mizoram FSL now have 7(seven) divisions viz. Chemistry, Questioned Document, Ballistics & Toolmarks, Fingerprint, Photography, DNA/Serology and Toxicology, and headed by Director rank Forensic Scientist. The Laboratory was upgraded to a full-fledged Directorate in March, 2015 which is in par with the guidelines of National Human Rights Commission.[4]


Vehicle Country of origin Type Notes Picture
Tata Sumo Victa  Republic of India Patrol Car Used by City Police Patrol
Maruti Gypsy  Republic of India Escorts|Patrol Car Used by Multiple
Mahindra Bolero  Republic of India Patrol Jeep|Officials Used by Multiple
Hyundai Verna  South Korea Official Car
Tata Telcoline  Republic of India Riot Vehicle Used by MAP and MRP Riot Police
Tata 407 Tow Truck  Republic of India Tow Truck Used by the Traffic Department
MizoramPolice407Tow truck.jpg
Tata Sumo Armoured  Republic of India Special Used by Escorts and Special Units
Royal Enfield Electra 350  Republic of India Patrol Bike Used by Traffic Police Department


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

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