The government of India on Thursday announced a list of 10 best performing police stations across the country. These rankings are generally based on a rage of parameters such as addressing the number of offences related to property disputes, crime against women and crime against weaker sections at a police station.
A majority of police stations short-listed from the thousands of police stations in the country are police stations located in small towns and rural areas. The objective was to rank the top 10 Police Stations out of 16,671 Police Stations in the country through data analysis, direct observation and public feedback. This year’s survey for best police stations was conducted under challenging circumstances by the Ministry of Home Affairs. The survey was conducted in accordance with the guidelines of the government. The ranking process commenced with shortlisting of the best performing Police Stations, in each state on the basis of addressing property offence, crime against women, crime against weaker sections, missing persons, unidentified found person and unidentified dead bodies. Also was based on the infrastructure of the police station and the approachability of personnel and feedback of citizens. The categories of citizens included were from nearby residential areas, nearby markets and citizens leaving police stations.
The Top 10 Police Stations in the country for 2020 are:
|2||Tamil Nadu||Salem City||AWPS-Suramangalam|
|4||Chhattisgarh||Surajpur||Jhilmili (Bhaiya Thana)|
|6||Andaman & Nicobar Islands||North & Middle Andaman||Kalighat|
|9||Dadra & Nagar Haveli||Dadra & Nagar Haveli||Khanvel|
|10||Telangana||Karimnagar||Jammikunta Town PS|