Armed Reserve Unit

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Kozhikode District Police was bifurcated vide GO (MS) 50/79 Dtd. 09-04-1979 and as per the above Government order District Armed Reserve Kozhikode Rural continued functioning under the Commissioner of Police, Kozhikode City till 25-06-1981. A separate Armed Reserve was organized and established from 25-06-1981 under the Superintendent of Police, Kozhikode Rural.For administrative convenience and vide PHQ Circular 17/86 Dtd. 10-06-1986 the available 3 active companies and one HQ Company are divided in to two Wings. The camp shifted to Keezhariyur at Koyilandy Taluk and started functioning on 01-01-2012 vide Order NoA1-810/2011 DR dtd. 06/01/12 .

    Motor Transport Wing

    Motor Transport wing of Kozhikode Rural police is functioned at AR Camp Arikulam and it is direct control of Assistant Commandant of Police , AR Camp. At present an officer of the rank of SI is holding the charge of Motor Transport Officer. Vehicles of Kozhikode Rural district are properly maintained. Drivers, Unit Mechanic and users are clearly and sufficiently briefed in this regard.

    Quarter Master Store

    Quarter Master Store is functioning under the direct supervision of Assistant Commandant of Police. At present an officer of the rank of ASI is holding the charge of Quarter Master. Arms and ammunitions are under the control of QM.

    Armour Shop

    An armour shop is functioning in this unit. Armour ASI is holding the charge of Armour Shop. All arms and ammunitions kept in various Police Stations and offices in Kozhikode Rural unit are inspecting in this Armour Shop.