Elathur Coastal Police Station

0495 - 2461182 shoelcstkkd.pol@kerala.gov.in
11.317511, 75.747916

Important GOs: G. O (Rt) No. 1343/2014/Home Dated Thiruvananthapuram, 09th May 2014 (SRO No. 304/2014)

Coastal Police Stations are formed to attain the objectives of Coastal Security Scheme formulated by MHA, Govt. Of India. The objective of the scheme is to strengthen the infrastructure for Patrolling and Surveillance of Coastal area, particularly shallow waters close to the coast, which was left unpoliced. The Coastal Police is a part of the State Police and exercises their powers and duties in their policing jurisdiction effectively in the territorial waters.

The officials of Coastal Police Stations can exercise all police powers conferred on them vide Criminal Laws of the land, including the Special and Local Laws. They have the powers to enter, inspect, search, seize and examine any place, carriage and vessel and to take legal actions.

Elathur Coastal Police Station inaugurated on 13-08-2018 by dividing the jurisdiction of Beypore Coastal Police Station. G. O (Rt) No. 1343/2014/Home Dated Thiruvananthapuram, 09th May 2014 (SRO No. 304/2014)

Territorial waters off the coast of Northern region of Kozhikode city district beginning from drainage of Government General Hospital in south and ending on Kadaloor Light house, Thikkodi, Kozhikode Rural District to an extent of Twelve Nautical Miles