Women Cell , Palakkad

0491 2536700 ciwmncelpkd.pol@kerala.gov.in

Formation

Formation Women Cell, Palakkad was constituted on as per GO No.31522/A1/96 Home Dated 20/06/1996 the office was functioning at District Police Office Annexe under the control of the Deputy Superintendent of Police, Crime detachment Palakkad.

Jurisdiction

This Women Cell Unit has jurisdiction through out the Palakkad District.

Strength

  • Inspector-1(vacant)
  • Sub Inspector-3
  • CPO-18

Activities of women cell Palakkad

Women reception Desk

Women Reception Desk started at Women Cell, Palakkad on 29/07/2010 as per order No.G2 145/2010 ID (No.S2-54099/A/2010 ). It is functioning in a good manner by giving legal assistance and counseling to the petitioner as and when it is necessary.

Advisory Board

Advisory board meeting is conducted quarterly at Women cell, Palakkad headed by DySP, District Crime Branch, Palakkad as per Order No. G4-19560/11/ID dated 19/07/11 . A report in this regard is submitted to District police Chief Palakkad, and to the Superintendent of Police, State Women Cell, Thiruvananthapuram. Members of womens council,elected representatives, councillors and psychologists etc participate in this Advisory Board Meetings.

Monitoring Atrocities Against Women

Whenever a women atrocity case is registered in a police station, Inspector of Women Cell, Palakkad will monitor the case, where women is a victim . Inspector of Women Cell records the statement of women and children in women victim cases.

Tribal Hostel Visit

Women Cell Inspector visit the tribal hostels & Tribal colony regularly as per the instruction of District Police Chief and conducts awareness classes.

Redressal committee

A redressal committee has been formed at District Police office, Palakkad for the protection of women employees from sexual harassment at work places.Committee has been conducted monthly, headed by Inspector of Police,Women Cell, Palakkad. Representatives of District Police Office staff and police personnels of women cell, Women Cell are the members in this committe. A report in this regard has been submitted to District police Chief Palakkad.

Vanitha Help Line

As per GO (Rt) No.230/2009/Home dated 22/01/2009 Vanitha Help Line Palakkad started functioning under the control of District Crime Branch and Inspector of Police,Women Cell . is attached to District Control room,Palakkad setting up of call centers and quick action Team in Palakkad District to respond to the distress call of women.

Awareness Class

Women Cell Inspector conduct awareness class for women and students