J&K Police

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Amit Shah to visit Kashmir; security, development on his mind

26 Jun 2019

Amit Shah to visit Kashmir; security, development on his mind

Home Minister Amit Shah will start his two-day trip to Kashmir on Wednesday, and is expected to discuss a slew of topics, including security and development.

J&K: All terrorism cases to be monitored by multi-agency group

16 Jun 2019

J&K: All terrorism cases to be monitored by multi-agency group

A multi-body terror monitoring agency is now set to widen its ambit for also monitoring the progress of all terror-related cases in Jammu & Kashmir.

J&K police to get pepper-ball launching systems, riot-control gas masks

28 Dec 2018

J&K police to get pepper-ball launching systems, riot-control gas masks

The Jammu and Kashmir police will soon get non-lethal pepper-ball launching systems and anti-riot gas masks to deal with law and order situations in the state, officials said today.

J&K to build 20,000 flats for police on self-financing basis

15 Nov 2018

J&K to build 20,000 flats for police on self-financing basis

The Jammu and Kashmir government has approved a proposal for construction of 20,000 flats for state police personnel on a self-financing basis, an official spokesman said today.

J&K: Suspected militants attack police personnel; no casualties reported

12 Sep 2018

J&K: Suspected militants attack police personnel; no casualties reported

Suspected militants opened fire on police personnel on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway today in Jammu and Kashmir, an official said.

Omar Abdullah criticizes timing of replacing J&K DGP Vaid

07 Sep 2018

Omar Abdullah criticizes timing of replacing J&K DGP Vaid

Former CM of Jammu and Kashmir Omar Abdullah has criticized the timing of changing J&K DGP, saying there was no hurry to replace SP Vaid and the State Police could do without having to deal with the confusion of leadership.

Kashmir abductions: DGP SP Vaid removed from post

07 Sep 2018

Kashmir abductions: DGP SP Vaid removed from post

Following a spate of abductions by terrorists that saw family members of policemen getting kidnapped, Kashmir Director General of Police (DGP) SP Vaid, on Thursday, was removed from his post.

Kashmir: 11 relatives of J&K police abducted by terrorists

31 Aug 2018

Kashmir: 11 relatives of J&K police abducted by terrorists

On Friday, terrorists kidnapped two more relatives of policemen serving in the Jammu and Kashmir police, taking the total number of such abductions to 11 over the last three days.

Independence Day: Most gallantry awards bagged by CRPF, J&K Police

15 Aug 2018

Independence Day: Most gallantry awards bagged by CRPF, J&K Police

On the 72nd Independence Day, service decorations are set to be conferred to 942 state police and central paramilitary forces for gallantry, and distinguished and meritorious service.

Netizens buzzing over the honesty tales of two J&K cops

10 Jul 2018

Netizens buzzing over the honesty tales of two J&K cops

The Internet in Jammu and Kashmir has been left buzzing with tales of honesty of J&K policemen after a special police officer and a constable returned two bags lost in separate incidents with huge cash to their rightful owners.

Bullet-riddled body of abducted J&K cop found

06 Jul 2018

Bullet-riddled body of abducted J&K cop found

Hours after being kidnapped, the bullet-riddled body of a Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) police constable was found this morning in Pariwan, Kulgam.

Shopian deaths: SC puts FIR against Army major on stay

12 Feb 2018

Shopian deaths: SC puts FIR against Army major on stay

The SC has put on hold an FIR filed against Major Aditya Kumar of 10 Garhwal Rifles over civilian deaths in Shopian last month.

J&K Police files FIR against army for murder

29 Jan 2018

J&K Police files FIR against army for murder

On January 29, J&K Police charged the 10th Garhwal Unit of the Indian Army with murder over the killing of two civilians in Shopian.

J&K: Police Officer shot dead outside his home by terrorists

18 Oct 2017

J&K: Police Officer shot dead outside his home by terrorists

Jammu and Kashmir Special Police Officer (SPO) Haleem Gujjar has been shot dead by terrorists in Pulwama district's Tral region.

J&K Police to soon have bulletproof vehicles; Centre allocates funds

10 Sep 2017

J&K Police to soon have bulletproof vehicles; Centre allocates funds

Jammu & Kashmir Police will soon get bulletproof jackets and vehicles as the Centre allocated funds for procuring the same.