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Delhi Police is the world's biggest metropolitan police force. It has sanction for 83,762 personnel. The Delhi Police serve 1.65 crore Delhiites.

As of December 2012, only 30% of the sanction strength are available for general policing.

Staff Allocation

(As on December 2012)

  • Total Sanction Strength - 83,762
  • Police Control Room System - 8,558
  • VIP Security - 7,315

Taking the sanction strength into consideration, there is one cop for 199 Delhiites. But according to the 'actual' police strength, the ration falls to one cop per 364 residents.

Delhi Police in News

Delhi Police's 'Found' Web-App Launched Successfully - Conveniences Delhiites Further
Business Wire IndiaFurthering its quest to move towards complete digitization of procedures, Delhi Police has successfully launched the Found app, a web-based application. The app comes as an extension to the previously launched ‘lost report for missing articles in Delhi’

69 Percent of Delhi Citizen Believe Odd-Even Rule Cannot Be Implemented Effectively
Business Wire India  69 % citizens say odd-even vehicle rule cannot be implemented effectively 61% citizens believe the rule will result in increase in the number of cars Suggest 10+ things that must be implemented before the Odd-Even rule   LocalCircles (www.localcircles

Delhi Police Launches Singular Application Module for Filing a CVR
Business Wire IndiaDelhi Police successfully launches the first ever application for generating a complete online Character Verification Report (CVR). The one-of-a-kind application endeavors to resolve the pain point of the state’s law enforcement body to the maximum extent possible. And within the procedure, makes it extremely convenient for the general public as well

Kiran Bedi says LK Advani asked her personally to contest 2014 Lok Sabha polls
Kiran Bedi says she received offers from BJP and Congress to contest polls in the past

Sanford Police Department Increases Transparency, Protecting Officers and Community With, a business unit of TASER (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced multiple agencies deploying AXON on-officer cameras, most notably the Sanford Police Department (FL). The department purchased 62 AXON flex cameras with three years of service, underscoring the increasing importance of transparency in protecting officers and the community

Delhi Police release CCTV footage of alleged attackers who killed BSP leader Deepak Bhardwaj
CCTV footage released show the alleged attackers following a skoda car

Victim's statement re-recorded over allegations of police interference
Sheila Dikshit writes to Union Home Minister demanding a probe over alleged police misconduct

Delhi cop injured in the protests against gangrape dies
Murder charges were slapped against eight persons who were arrested in connection to the incident

Delhi Lt Governor promises tough actions to ensure safety for women
Two Assistant Commissioners of Police suspended for dereliction of duty

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