Crime Branch Head Quarter
Crime Branch Crime Investigation Department is the specialized investigation wing of Kerala Police which investigates cases that are entrusted to it by the State Police Chief or the Government or the High Court of Kerala. We investigate sensational crimes or complicated and serious offences which have state wide ramifications or undetected, which the local police are not able to investigate properly for want of time or skills. We are being entrusted with 700-800 cases every year for investigation. We are investigating currently over 3000 crimes.
CBCID is the Nodal agency for Interpol related matters in the State and conducts verifications or enquiries on behalf of Interpol. CBCID is being headed by Additional Director General of Police.
CBCID consists of 3 major wings divided based on the category of cases reported.
- Hurt & Homicide Wing
- Organised Crime Wing
- Economic Offences Wing