|Asansol–Durgapur Police Commissionerate|
আসানসোল - দুর্গাপুর পুলিশ কমিশনারেট
|Legal personality||Governmental: Government agency|
Structure and jurisdiction
The Police commissionerate is situated at Asansol, and is divided into three divisions – East Division, West Division and Central Divisions. The commissionerate is responsible for law enforcement over an area of Asansol and Durgapur subdivision of West Bengal with the help of 15 police stations under it. The commissionerate is headed by the Commissioner of Police, who is an Indian Police Service officer in the rank of Inspector-General of Police (IGP). The commissioner is assisted by a deputy commissioner. The three divisions are headed by three Additional Deputy Commissioners. Other departments, including the detective department and the traffic wing are headed by Assistant commissioners, who are in the rank of deputy superintendent of police. The divisions are further divided into five circles, which are headed by a Circle Inspector. The police stations are headed by an Inspector.