COMMUNITY POLICING

  • Kanpur's community policing impresses foreign police, defence officials January 31, 2014

    A foreign delegation of police and defence officials, including those from the UK, recently visited the Kanpur Police to inspect the working of their community policing system and hitech control room facilities. Apart from the United Kingdom, officials of France, Myanmmar, Bangladesh have shown interest and enquired about our community policing...
  • Bangalore residents help police in curbing crime July 16, 2013

    Bangalore: An NGO, Janaagraha, along with the Bangalore Police have launched a new community policing initiative to curb crime rate in the IT city. While techie volunteers are helping manage the city's peak hour traffic, at night, the residents are taking turns to police their neighbourhood. At the Malleswaram blast...
  • Uttar Pradesh: Community policing launched in Noida April 22, 2013

    Noida: Noida SSP Preetinder Singh on Sunday launched the community policing here under which station house officers and DSPs held meetings with residents in their respective areas and heard grievances of the people. In urban areas, meetings were held with RWA representatives at sector community centres while police stations saw...
  • TN uses community policing for combating terrorism September 16, 2008

    Tiruchirapalli: With Indias extremely skewed policetopublic ratio, the police force would always prove to be ineffective unless people start volunteering to provide information about suspicious activities in their neighbourhood. In an interaction with Network 18 late in 2008, National Security Advisor M K Narayanan admitted that though intelligence agencies have foiled...
  • Crusade against crime: Community policing begins in K'taka July 13, 2008

    Bangalore: To put an end to the vicious circle of unsolved criminal cases and a police force that's blamed for the lack of success in cracking them, the Karnataka Police has launched Crime Stoppers. The primary aim of the foundation is to involve citizens in the process of investigating criminal...
  • Living with terror: Help cops help you | Jaipur updates May 16, 2008

    Tiruchirapalli (Kerala): In an interaction with Network 18 late last year, the National Security Adviser admitted that though intelligence agencies have foiled many terror bids, they would have been more effective if police could tap the public for information. Therefore, while the authorities look for answers and ways to prevent...
  • Nithari opts for community policing January 15, 2007

    Nithari, Noida: Nithari no longer has any faith in the system. Having lost their trust in the local police, the residents of Nithari village are now planning to carry out community policing to avert such incidents in the future. Fed up with an inefficient and unapproachable police force, the villagers have...