Women Police

This section is headed by an Deputy Commissioner of Police. The main functions of this section are to assist the arrest of women accused and executing search warrants for rescue of kidnapped and abducted women and children ; to assist in the enforcement of the Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act; to escort women and juvenile offenders; to guard female prisoners in hospitals and police lock-ups; to investigate cases relating to crime against women; to assist control of demonstration in which women participate and other law & order duties. All the police stations in Kolkata Police has been provided with women police personnel.