More than 400 police personnel were placed under suspension in 2018 for allegedly being concerned in various corrupt practices, in line with information released by the Delhi Police on Wednesday. The action was initiated against 433 police personnel, including 5 inspectors, 52 sub-inspectors, 101 assistant sub-inspectors, 99head constables and 176 constables, the information stated.
Also, 793 division enquiries were initiated, in which 1,008 police personnel were found concerned, whereas 743 division enquiries were disposed off, it said. On the other hand, 318 police personnel, including seven inspectors, 50 sub-inspectors, 45 assistant sub-inspectors, 52 head constables and constables, were awarded major punishments excluding 61 dismissals, it said.
On the orders of the commissioner and also the special commissioner of police (vigilance), 472 enquiries were conducted in 2018. Out of 472 vigilance enquiries, allegations in 107 enquiries were verified against 272 police officers and disciplinary action was taken against them, in line with the data.
As several as 1,690 police personnel, together with 82 inspectors, 364 sub-inspectors, 310 Assistant sub-inspectors, 355 head constables, 579 constables, were awarded the minor social control of censure, it said. Post box range 171 of the commissioner is exclusion ve experiment that maintains the namelessness of the litigant.
According to police, every of those complaints were in person scrutinised by officers of the Vigilance Branch. Besides this, 34,346 complaints through emails were received and were forwarded for necessary action.
The Anti-Corruption Branch received 638 calls, out of that 378 calls were of inaction, 171 calls relating to corruption and 89 calls related to miscellaneous problems, the information expressed.
In 2018, 833 personnel are added to the list of officials of uncertain Integrity, whereas names of 550 police personnel are off from the list. The ‘doubtful integrity’ cases of 725 police personnel were conjointly reviewed and it had been set to discontinue their names on the list on administrative grounds.
In 2018, 1,761 complaints were forwarded to police by L-G’s Listening Post Citizen Relationship And Grievance Management System (CRGMS). Out of the 1,761 grievances received, 1,603 are redressed so far.