District Head Quarter
District head quarter is headed by Deputy Superintendent of Police, Administration who is also the nodal officer of Student Police Cadet (SPC), High Way Patrol, Kadalora Jagratha Samithi and Disaster Management System. He is in charge of all correspondence handled by Administration Wing.
Kasaragod District Police Office was formed on 05.08.1984 vide Go(MS) 66/84 Home Dt.30.05.84 and functioned in the building of Ant Disaster Shelter of Anangoor, Kasaragod.From 07.03.88 the Office shifted to a rented building (Sakthi Sadan) at Beeranthabail from 1988 to 1990.As soon as Civil Station opened at Vidyanagar, the vacated old Collectorate building at Pulikunnu, Kasaragod was handed over to Police and from 1990 onwards DPO functioned in Old Collectorate building at Kasaragod Town. On 5.07.2008 a new DPO building was inaugurated by then Hon’ble Minister for Home & Tourism at Parakatta Vidyanagar (Madhur Panchyath). In addition to Police Office, Dist Special Branch, District Crime Record Bureau, Police Computer Cell, Police Cyber Cell, Special Mobile Squad, Dist Crime Detachment, are functioning in the DPO building. Police Women Cell and help line, Police Telecommunication Unit, Kasaragod Sub Divisional office, Dist Armed Reservve Camp, Kasaragod Crime Branch Office, Special Branch CID Office are situated adjacent to District Police Head Quarter.
Police Clearance Certificate for individuals seeking jobs in airports and other private institutions are issued through the office of the Deputy Superintendent of Police, Administration.