The Police Department is an indispensable organization of the modern society. Over the years....
The Police Department is an indispensable organization of the modern society. Over the years, the police have undergone a transition from only being an agency of enforcement to an organization offering service.
We Sindhudurg Police confirming with our motto "सदरक्षणाय खलनिग्रहणाय" discharge our duties towards the society, with a vow to keep a constant & vigilant watch.
We regulate & control the affairs of the community with respect to prevention & detection of crimes, maintenance of law & order, ensuring safety and security of the vulnerable sections of the society and other matters affecting public. We are competent to overcome every possible challenge towards disposal of our duty.
Our mission is to make Sindhudurg a safe place to live with the active participation of people adhering to the provisions as envisaged by the constitution of our country.
Sindhudurg Police shall ensure the Rule of Law, enforce the law of the land impartially and firmly without fear or favour, and strive to create a fear free environment that is conducive for growth and development.
Sindhudurg Police will remain committed to maintaining public order, preventing and detecting crime, maintaining and promoting communal harmony, ensuring a smooth flow of traffic, and taking strong action against terrorism, organized crime, anti-social / illicit activities / elements.
We will serve and protect all, particularly the downtrodden, the weak, women, minorities, senior citizen's, slums dwellers, the poor & other marginalized sections of society. We will give prompt & compassionate response to every call of citizen in distress.
We will keep our personal integrity high, work as a team to make the force corruption-free, bring in transparency in our functioning, strive continuously to raise the professional skills and work for the welfare of our force.
Making Sindhudurg a safer and better place to live is our mission and we will work for this along with the community.
1.Majority of the offences against senior citizens are committed by the persons that are known to the victims, viz.servants, watchmen, relatives, vendors etc.
2.Such persons are generally not on police record.
3.Information about servants is generally not provided to Police for the fear of losing household hands/servants
DO'S AND DON'TS
A.Employ a servant after verifying his antecedents with the help of the nearest Police Station.
B.Always carry an Identity Card with you. Click on the hyperlink for the ssuggested format of I-Card.
C.Never discuss financial matters in front of servants/strangers.
D.Deposit your valuables in safe deposit vault of any Bank.
E.Treat your servants in a humane manner.
F.Normally, do not allow the relatives or friends of your servant to visit your house. If at all he/she has any frequent visitors, get their antecedents checked from police. Try to keep the number of such persons to the minimum.
G.If you are staying alone, please inform your neighbours and also to the Secretary of your Housing Society.
H.Use of modern security gadgets like door alarm, electronic-eye bell etc is always advantageous. Consult professionals for installing such gadgets.
I.Install a peephole in the entrance door of your house and allow access only to the known and identified persons.Install double door system.It is always safer to deal with strangers without opening the main door or deal with them only after informing the neighbours or the security.
J.Never leave spare keys or even the original keys in the open or in the conventional hiding places.
K.Verify the identity of any repairman, salesman etc and allow them access only after informing the security.
L.When you admit a workman or a salesman, do not leave him alone at any time.
M.You will be safest in bright, well lit and busy areas.
N.Stay alert to the surroundings while jogging or walking. Avoid using ear phones etc. at such times.
O.Keep emergency medicines and family doctor's numbers or emergency medical services (EMS) numbers at hand.