Information of Ahmednagar District Police Force
· Organisation :-
Ahmedngar District comes under Nasik Range. There are Seven Sub Divisions and 24 Police Stations. Police Inspectors are Incharge of Taluka & City Police Stations and Assistant Police Inspectors are Incharge of other Police Stations.
Shri Krishna Prakash
Present Administrated Strength of Ahmednagar
District Police Force :-
Dy. Supdt. of Police
:- 33 (31+2) RPI/Wireless
Police Sub Inspector
11.Assistant Police Prosecutor/Addl. PP
15.Finger Print Expert Staff
16.Class IV Servant
17. Asst. Photographer
18. Law officer Class-B
:- 01 on 11 month agreement
up to 25/02/09
19. Law officer
· Crime in Ahmednagar district
Ahmednagar district is affected by serious property crime. The dacoities, robberies are rampant in the district. Due to organized criminal gangs of certain tribes Ahmednagar District Police has started strong drive against them and has nabbed more than 12 gangs, LCB has opened 2 gang history sheet. Crime data of CCIS is computerized cent percent.
The areas of south Ahmednagar pertaining Pathardi, shrigonda, Karjat and Jamkhed are prawn to dacoities. The gangs from Beed district commit the offences in the border area and tend to escape immediately. These days Police has sealed all the borders adjoining the districts and has dominated these gangs.
As one national and four state highways passes through this District, serious accidents are also numerous. The devotees of Shirdi and Shani-shingnapur generally becomes victims of many accidents due to long and continuous drive of Pilgrims.
Shirdi is one of the international pilgrimage centre where approximately 30-35 thousand people take darshan of the Samadhi of Saibaba per day. During holidays and festivals the crowd reaches to more than a lakh to take darshan.
Ahmednagar is politically and communally hypersensitive district Moharram, Ganpati and Durga festival as well as Shivjayanti, Dr.Ambedkar jayanti and such other occasions has potential of communal trouble here.
There were serious communal riots during Moharram in 2002, 2003 and 2004 successively. This year (2005) Moharram and other festivals passed peacefully.
Shirdi is main pilgrim’s center in the state. Police is taking preventive measures to avoid any stampede and other disturbances with due care.
1. Anti-Dacoity Scheme:
The S.P. of Ahmednagar district Shri. Vishwas Nangre Patil has developed Anti- dacoity scheme to prevent dacoities and robberies on state / National highway. This scheme based on participation of each and every person in the police department . To prevent dacoities and highway robberies checkpoints (Nakas) are established at every important highway cross point. If any incidence happens and information received by police station or control room, immediately that information pass to every police station of the district and division patrolling mobiles as well as check points on the roads coming towards the spot of the incidence.
This scheme functioning in the Ahmednagar district since March 2005 resulted in remarkable decrease in the dacoities and robberies.
2. Scientific Search System (S.S.S.):
Additional Superintendent of police of Ahmednagar District Shri. B.G. Shekhar has developed the software named Scientific Search System, which includes all the details with photographs and modus operandi of criminals who were arrested in last 10 years in the crime of dacoities and robberies. This software helps to locate the criminals by modus operandi, sub modus operandi, by his first name, middle name, last name, by crime register number and by his location.
· Welfare activities for Police Officers and men in the district:-
Refresher courses which includes “Pranayam” , “Yoga” have been started at district headquarter in order to improve the physical and mental strength and alertness of police. In every course of 15 days two police officers and 55-60 employees attend the same.
Recently well equipped gymnasium, Tennis court and library has been started.