Origination of Crime Branch

The Crime branch of J&K Police was initially a part of CID Organization of J&K Police. It was separated in the year 1978 to function independently. Two Police Stations viz. Police Station Crime Branch Srinagar and Crime Branch Jammu were created to deal with the specified crimes.


Government of Jammu and Kashmir
Civil Secretariat Home Department.


N O T I F I C A T I O N
JAMMU APRIL 2ND 1991


SRO 133: In exercise of the powers conferred by clause of the subsection (1) of section 4 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, Samvat 1989 (Act No. XXIV of 1989) the Government hereby declare the office of the Superintendent of Police Crime Branch Kashmir and the office of Superintendent of Police, Crime Branch Jammu to be the Police Stations within their respective jurisdiction for the purposes of investigation of offences under local and special laws and relevant sections of the Ranbir Penal Code as indicated in the Annexure “A” to this Notification.

By order of the Government of Jammu and Kashmir


No. Home-306/90/ISASd/-
Dated: April 2nd, 1991 Secretary to Government,
Home Department.

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