ABOUT US

Sindhudurg district was created on 1st May 1981 by separation from Ratnagari district. The District Police Headquarters and SP office was established on 19th July 1982 at Village Pavashi, Tal-Kudal. In the month of December 1982 the district Police Headquaters was shifted to Sawantwadi. SP office was shifted to the district capital place-Oros (Sindhudurgnagari) from Kudal on 1st November 1994 and the district Police Headquaters was shifted to Sindhudurgnagri, Tal-Kudal on 21st May 2001 from Sawantwadi.


Superintendent of Police:- The Police unit is headed by the superintendent of police.

Additional Superintendent of Police:- Additional Superintendent of Police is there to aid and assist the superintendent of police.

Sawantwadi Sub Division- Dodamarg, Banda, Sawantwadi, Vengurla, Nivati, Kudal, Sindhudurgnagari Police Stations

Kankavali Sub Division- Vijaydurg, Devgad, Vaibhavwadi, Kankavali,Achara, Malvan Police Stations.
Out of these 13 Police Stations Vengurla, Nivati, Vijaydurg, Devgad, Achara, Malvan are the 6 coastal Police Stations.

Police Manpower of the District:- At present Sindhudurg Police force consists of 76 Police Officers and 1196 Police personnel.