Women Cell

Women cellA State Women Cell is functioning at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. A Superintendent of Police is the head of the State Women Cell. In addition to this, One District Women Cell is also functioning in all Police Districts in Kerala, each headed by a Woman Circle Inspector. They look into the grievances of Women, particularly, harassment against women, neglect, desertion, not recognizing her rights, and even family discords, etc. The Cells are tasked to uphold the right and dignity of Women, and, in appropriate circumstances, register cases against culprits. Women approach these Cells without any hesitation and fear, and receive counseling, on various matters in free of cost. Many-a-time the Women Cells act as interveners and help Women to compromise family problems, discords, etc.

Women’s cell under police Head Quarters (Kerala State) came into existence on 01.07.96 vide Govt.Order No.5494/96/GAD dt. 25.06.96 in order to look into using atrocities against women

For these three wings have set up:-

  1. Family Welfare Wing
  2. Crime Wing
  3. Administrative Wing
  • As per directions of State Police Chief, Kerala Women’s Cells have also been set up in all the districts with strength of 1WSI, 2WHCs, and 2WPCs under overall charge of crime detachment ACPs/DySPs.
  • Women’s Cells at Trivandrum and Ernakulum City have counselors attached to them. For the other districts, the matter is under consideration in consultation with Kerala State Social Welfare Advisory Board.
  • Women’s Cell at Trivandrum has an advisory panel on honorary basis
  • In all districts under the chairmanship of District Police Chief a committee is being constituted for prevention of atrocities against women; comprising of lady Mps/MLAs/District Panchayat presidents of the concerned districts and lady journalists etc..
Name
Designation
Phone No
Mobile No
Email
Shri. Rajendran.S
SP
0471-2338100
94979 96992
spwomen.pol@kerala.gov.in

Unit
STD
Office
Mob
Email
Thiruvananthapuram City  
1091
9995399953 civaniceltvm.pol@kerala.gov.in
Thiruvananthapuram Rural 471
2418277/1091 
ciwceltvmrl.pol@kerala.gov.in
Kollam 474
2764579/1091
ciwmncelklm.pol@kerala.gov.in
Pathanamthitta 468
2325352/1091
ciwmncelpta.pol@kerala.gov.in
Idukki  4862
229100/1091
9497932403 ciwmncelidk.pol@kerala.gov.in
Alappuzha 477
2237474/1091 
ciwmncelalpy.pol@kerala.gov.in
Kottayam 481
2561414/1091  
ciwmncelktm.pol@kerala.gov.in
Ernakulam City 484
2356044/1091  
ciwmncelekm.pol@kerala.gov.in
Ernakulam Rl 484
2623399/1091  
ciwcelekmrl.pol@kerala.gov.in
Thrissur 487
2428855/1091  
Palakkad 491
2504650/1091 
ciwmncelpkd.pol@kerala.gov.in
Malappuram 483
2734830/1091  
ciwmncelmpm.pol@kerala.gov.in
Kozhikode Rural 496
2517767/1091 
ciwcelkkdrl.pol@kerala.gov.in
Kozhikode City 495
2724070/1091
ciwmncelkkd.pol@kerala.gov.in
Wayanad 493
6206127/1091
ciwmncelwynd.pol@kerala.gov.in
Kannur 497
2764046/1091 
ciwmncelknr.pol@kerala.gov.in
Kasaragod 4994
257591/1091
ciwmncelksd.pol@kerala.gov.in


Circular
Subject
Date
Circular No.11/96
09-07-1996