Armed Reserve Unit

The armed reserve force is deployed whenever the local police need a short of manpower in law and order maintenance. Guard duty, Prisoners Escort Duty, Personnel Security Guard duties etc are also entrusted to Armed Reserve. The Armed Reserve Camp, Alappuzha is near to District Police Office, Alappuzha. The District Armed Reserve Alappuzha consists of two wings under one Assistant Commandant each. In Alappuzha Police District, Assistant Commandant I Wing is the District Nodal Officer of Student Police Cadets. The followings are also under the supervision of Assistant Commandant of Armed Reserve Camp.

    Motor Transport Wing

    Motor Transport wing of Alappuzha Police is functioned at AR Camp and it is direct control of Assistant Commandant of Police –I, AR Camp. At present an officer of the rank of SI is holding the charge of Motor Transport Officer. Vehicles of Alappuzha district are properly maintained. Drivers, Unit Mechanic and users are clearly and sufficiently briefed in this regard.

    Quarter Master Store

    Quarter Master Store is functioning under the direct supervision of Assistant Commandant of Police –I. At present an officer of the rank of ASI is holding the charge of Quarter Master. Arms and ammunitions are under the control of QM.

    Armour Shop

    An armour shop is functioning in this unit. Armour ASI is holding the charge of Armour Shop. All arms and ammunitions kept in various Police Stations and offices in Alappuzha unit are inspecting in this Armour Shop.

    Sanctioned Strength of Armed Reserve Unit

    Sl No Designation Sanctioned Strength
    1Deputy Commandant 1
    2Asst. Commandant2
    3Reserve Inspectors2
    4Reserve Sub Inspector of Police 11
    5Reserve Asst. Sub Inspector of Police 16
    6H C AR51
    7P C AR374
    Total457

    Sanctioned Strength of Technical Staff/ Drivers/ Camp Followers

    Sl No Designation Sanctioned Strength
    1Arr. S I 1
    2Arr. A S I 1
    3Arr. H C 2
    4Arr. P C 2
    5M T S I 1
    6Mech. H C2
    7Electrician P C1
    8Fitter P C1
    9Driver S I1
    10Driver H C /PC 97
    11Bugler H C4
    12Drummer H C4
    13Carpenter P C1
    14Painter H C1
    15Tailor PC1
    16Dog Squad SI1
    17Dog Squad HC/PC4
    18Boat Driver SI1
    19Boat Driver HC /PC10
    20Syrang10
    21Lascar10
    22Cook 8
    23Sweeper / Scavenger8
    24Dhobi4
    25Barber4
    Total180