State Rapid Action Force was formed in 1995 for handling riots, riotous situations arising out of religious and communal clashes. The head quarter is situated in Kolapparamba, Pandikkad Grama Panchayath, Ernad taluk ,Malappuram District. SRAF was renamed as Rapid Response and Rescue Force (RRRF). This battalion had conducted Disaster Management training in collaboration with the National Disaster Response Team.
This Camp is situated in Pandikkad Village in Malappuram District with a land of 88 Acres. This camp was a component of Malabar Special Police.
RRRF is being deployed in four Wings in four Police Ranges. TVPM Wing at SAP, EKM Wing at ARC, Trippunithura, TSR wing at ARC, Thrissur, KNR Wing at KAP 4 Bn, KNR. RRRF is divided into three wings. QRT, DRT and VIP security wing. The QRT and DRT Wings are deployed in four wings at 4 Ranges and the VIP security wing is deployed in RRRF TVPM Wing. DRT Wing personnel are being trained for Disaster Management and are absorbed into State Disaster Response Force.