Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said sensitivity should be a vital element of policing, and a flexible institutional framework should be built, which can help imbibe sensitivity towards citizens in the police force.
Indian Police Services officers have visited Israel for the first time as part of their training programme to learn techniques and best practices in counter-insurgency, managing low intensity warfare and use of technology in policing and countering terror.
As Mumbai Police's image takes a big hit with men in khaki facing serious criminal charges, including rape, its chief today said his first and foremost job was to provide quality policing and not to keep his force happy.
For having an effective and advanced policing system, police here has launched a crime tracking system that will enable data sharing of crimes and criminals and also offer people-friendly services like registering a complaint.
The Assam Government has decided to introduce the commissionerate system of policing in the capital city Guwahati with effect from January 1 next year as decided at a law and order review meeting convened by Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi here on Saturday.
Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI) has written an open letter urging that 'Mardaani' shouldn't be shown to police officers because the style of policing in the film promotes "violent" and "encounter-style" policing in the name of "efficiency".
Days after Union minister Jairam Ramesh complained about Delhi`s "most dubious" reputation from women`s safety point of view, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Monday said policing in her state is the responsibility of the Centre.
Policing in and around Delhi
University is all set for a makeover by this weekend with
authorities planning to appoint a woman Station House Officer,
deploy more women on beat patrol and set up help desks.
J&K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday stressed on the need for `normal
policing` to tackle the kind of public unrest witnessed in the
Valley recently, acknowledging this year was a difficult one
for the police personnel.