In its 9th year, Commisionrate Police to focus on safety of women, senior citizens

Bhubaneswar: Commissionerate Police, which completed 8 years and stepped into the 9th year of its inception on New Year day today,aims to lay emphasis on safety and security of women and senior citizens this year.

Moreover, curbing cyber crime is also one of the top priorities for Commissionerate Police this year.

Speaking to OTV, Commisssioner RP Sharma said “Over the past eight years, the Commissionerate Police has proved to be a successful system. However, there are a lot of challenges ahead. It has internally reviewed its capabilities and has identified the areas which need to be beefed up to tackle those challenges. Crimes happen and we have been by and large successful in keeping a check on the number of such incidents.”

“Besides, there has been a rise in petty crimes and crimes committed by migrant population. We still have to step up our efforts to rein in such activities,” he added.