The Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu has the administrative control over Tamil Nadu Police. The Chief Minister holds the portfolio of Home Minister. The Home Department Govt. of Tamil Nadu coordinates and supervises the Tamil Nadu Police Department.
Tamil Nadu state has been bifurcated into 4 Police Zones – North, Central, West and South. Every zone is lead by one Inspector General of Police.In each of the seven Metropolitan Cities of Tamil Nadu, the Police of Tamil Nadu is lead by a Commissioner of Police. These cities include Chennai, Chennai Sub-Urban, Madurai, Coimbatore, Tiruchirapalli, Salem and Tirunelveli.There are thirty Police districts in Tamil Nadu Police Department, every district lead by a Superintendent of Police. In each City and District, the Commissioner of Police / Superintendent of Police has, additionally, the civil police force, an Armed Reserve Police Force. Tamil Nadu Police has allocated at least one Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of police is in control of 2-3 districts. This includes a Police Range. There are 12 (including 1 Railway Range) Ranges which form part of Police in Tamil Nadu.
Emergency Numbers Of Tamil Nadu Police
- To Report A Crime - Control Room 100
- Child Line- 1098
- Women help Line -1091
- Senior Citizen Line-1253
Organization Chart of Tamil Nadu Police
District Sp / Commissionerate Office Numbers & E Mail Ids
Tamil Nadu Police Recruitment
Tamil Nadu Police Department Recruitment Board, also known as Tamil Nadu Uniformed Service Recruitment Board (TNUSB) administers recruitment drive to fill up posts which are vacant in various departments and Tamil Nadu police organization. The Board notifies all information related to recruitment in its website frequently. It evaluates the number of vacancies that have to be filled up, develops the procedures for application and for the examination and publishes the results. The board has in detail described about the recruitment procedure which facilitates candidates in gathering information about physical measurement test, endurance test, physical efficiency test, written test, interviews and verification in the Notifications published by the board for the vacant positions.
Contact Numbers :
|Toll Free Numbers
|Control Room (DGP Office)
|To Report A Crime - Control Room
|To Report Traffic Violation
|Complaints through SMS (Chennai City)
|Women help Line
|Coastal security help Line
|Senior Citizen Line