About Malappuram Police
Malappuram Police, like other District police forces in Kerala, is headed by an officer of the rank of District Police Chief (DPC ). The District Police has 3 Sub Divisions, Viz. Malappuram, Perinthalmanna and Tirur each headed by a Deputy Superintendent of Police. There are 13 Police Circles, Viz. Malappuram, Manjeri, Kondotty, Thirurangadi, Perinthalmanna, Pandikkad, Wandoor, Nilambur, Edakkara, Tirur, Tanur, Ponnani and Valanchery headed by a Circle Inspector and 34 Police Stations. In addition to this, various special units like Special Branch, DCRB, Narcotic Cell and District Crime Branch each headed by a Deputy Superintendent of Police are also functioning under the Superintendent of Police. A Vanitha Cell under a WCI is also functioning under the Supervision of Deputy Superintendent of Police, Crime Detachment. The District Armed Reserve Camp headed by a Deputy Commandant is functioning with its headquarters 6 km away from District Police Office.