Awards to Kerala Police

Kerala Police wins three Skoch Awards

Three projects of the Kerala Police have received the Skoch Award this year. The awards were given to Virtual Q, E-VIP and WhatsApp system that was developed in partnership with banks to prevent OTP fraud. The Skoch Award is the highest civilian honor in the country given by an independent body. S Sreejith, IG, Crime Branch Trivandrum Range received the award at a function held in New Delhi.

Last year, the Kerala Police received the Skoch Gold Award for their rescue efforts during the Flood 2018. Kerala Police was also awarded the Skoch Honor of Merit Award last year for the Student Police Cadet, Pink Police Patrol and for the Project HOPE, which encourages drop out students to continue their studies. Read More


Kerala Police Cyberdome - wins the FICCI Smart Policing Awards 2018 in the Category of Cyber Security

Kerala Police is proud to announce another national recognition for its unique initiative in the area of Cyber Security. Kerala Police Cyberdome, has won the FICCI SMART Policing Awards 2018 in the category of Cyber Security, and the award was handed over during the Homeland Security 2018 conference, which is scheduled on May 31st , 2018 at FICCI, Federation House, Tansen Marg, New Delhi.

The selection was made out of 211 entries which were received from State Police Forces and Central Armed Police Forces, the esteemed jury members of FICCI SMART Policing Awards selected. Read More


Brilliant Display by Kerala Police that narrates the story of technology policing at the International Trade Fair at New Delhi.

It was a journey through the new paths of technology policing, the brilliant show put up by Kerala Police at the Kerala Pavilion of the India International Trade Fair, New Delhi organised from 14.11.17 to 27.11.17 which helped the Kerala Police to bag the Best Exhibitor Award at the Kerala Pavilion of the IITF.

More than ten equipments, systems and software’s that the Kerala Police uses to ensure the safety and security of the public were in display at the stall. Equipments and software’s used in traffic junctions, 3D Geo Spatial system of video mapping by Drones for crisis management, easy-to-learn video games and safety mobile apps for various occasions are some of the attractions. Since the theme of this year’s trade fair is Startup India, systems and softwares developed through various startups are mainly displayed. Read More


Police Mobile App i-safe gets Elets Knowledge Exchange Awards 2015

Kerala police has won the award for the best use of mobile technology at the Elets Knowledge Exchange Awards 2015 held in Goa. The award winning mobile application “i-safe” is initiated by Thiruvananthapuram city police created with the help of IT firm UST Global and will soon be made available in other places. i-safe helps citizens can maintain direct contact with police during emergencies. Through a push button on the App, users get real-time police assistance while in danger or in a situation that requires immediate help. Once police receive an alert, along with information on the user's location, the subscriber ID, and the mobile IMEI number, they dispatch help via the nearest police control room (PCR) vehicle.





Best Police Station in the Country Award to Palakkad Town South Police Station – 2008

For excellent professional achievements Palakkad Town Police Station won the award for the efficiency and effectiveness in delivery of public services. Based on Altus Global Alliance of Netherlands evaluation, Palakkad Town South Police Station was selected as the best in the State of Kerala and in India as a whole and as runner up for the best police station in South Asia Region. The station had a score of 85 when the average score in Kerala was 65. The national average score was 75. Innovative community policing and excellent professional achievements have helped Palakkad Town South Police Station get the award for the best police station in the country and come in as the second best in the south Asia region. 116 police stations across the country, including 11 from Kerala, were in the fray for this prestigious award.

Altus Global Alliance of Netherland is a global organization with a multi-cultural perspective working for improving public safety and justice in society. It places special emphasis on accountability, transparency and quality of policing. It used the impressions of the common man or individual user or client of the police station to assess these parameters

Last updated on 06-06-2018