Coimbatore: Following corruption allegations, metropolis police commissioner S Davidson Devasirvatham has transferred all of the staff members of the intelligence section of Big Bazaar, RS Puram, Podanur, Kuniyamuthur, Singanallur, Peelamedu and Race Course police stations to the armed reserve police. The switch order was issued final month.
“There was a lot of confusion between regular intelligence section staff and station intelligence section staff. There should be only one intelligence section (IS) functioning under the city police commissioner. Hence, we are discussing dissolving the station IS staff system soon,” Davidson Devasirvatham mentioned.
According to police sources, town police commissioner held a gathering with deputy commissioner of police (legislation & order) G Stalin and assistant commissioner of police (IS) Ramesh Krishnan a number of days in the past on dissolving the station IS staff system.
“The station IS system should be dissolved immediately as its members are facing a lot of corruption charges,” a police officer mentioned.
The metropolis police have an intelligence section (IS) straight managed by town police commissioner. The function of the IS is to assemble very important intelligence data throughout town. They would convey the knowledge to the police inspectors who in flip would move it on to the assistant commissioner of police (IS) and metropolis police commissioner.
The metropolis police have 15 intelligence section (IS) officers for 15 police stations.