District Crime Branch

0481 2561304 dyspcdktm.pol@kerala.gov.in

The office of the District Crime Branch is functioning with effect from 7/03/1996 headed by a DySP in the Kottayam Civil Station building adjacent to the office of the District Police Chief Kottayam. As per the GO (MS) No.124/2014/Home. Dtd 17/06/2014, Crime Detachment units are re-designated as District Crime Branch(DCB).Now the District Crime Branch Office functioning at District Police Office building, Kottayam.

District Crime Branch is headed by a Deputy Superintendent of Police. District Crime Branch acts as specialized investigating wing of District Police Chief which is mandated to help in investigating sensational cases at the district level. It is also entrusted with supervising the functioning of District Women Cell, Vanitha Police Station and District Cyber Cell. DCB also acts as nodal office for the processing of Kubera Cases and Petitions, Video piracy, Missing of women and children, Hawala investigation, Lottery and Ragging.