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Karaikal Police Sub-Division, under the overall supervision of one Senior Superintendent of Police with the assistance of one Superintendent of Police, is divided into three Police Circles viz. Karaikal Town Circle (K), T.R.Patinam Circle (L) and Thirunallar Circle (M) each under an Inspector of Police.

Each Police Circle comprises of two Police Stations under the control of an Sub-Inspector (S.I.) of Police. The Karaikal Town Town Circle (K) having Karaikal Town (K1-PS), Kottucherry (K2 PS) and Traffic Police Stations. T.R.Pattinam Circle comprises T.R.Pattinam(L1) and Neravy(L2) Police Stations. Thirunallar Circle which includes Thirunallar(M1) Police Station, and Ambagarathur (M1 OP) Op and Nedungadu(M2) Police Stations.

The Traffic PS covers the areas of Town PS limits and Kottucherry PS limits only and that in other PS limits Traffic regulations are looked after by the concerned Police Stations itself.

A coastal Police Station is also functioning in Karaikal district under the control of an Inspector of Police under the Supervision of SSP(Karaikal). Further information please visit us at Puducherry Police.

A Food Cell Squad and an Excise Squad are functioning separately with the Assistance of the Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department and the Deputy Collector (Revenue), respectively.

FIRE SERVICE One Fire station is under the control of one Station Fire Officer, in a separate own building, with two two fire engines.

JAILS AND LOCK-UPS : A SPECIAL SUB-JAIL is under the control of a Deputy Superintendent of Jails with the enforcement of the Puducherry Sub-Jails Rules, 1969. He is performing the duties of a jailor for the purposes the Act. He is also assisted with Head Warders and Warders.