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Police Recruitment in India 2020 | 15000+ Live & Upcoming State Wise Police Department Vacancies

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Indian Police Recruitment 2020

Every year, a lot of recruitment notifications announces by the State & Central Government police departments to hire the eligible aspirants. Get the latest & upcoming police job notifications for various categories like Constable, Head Constable (HC), Sub Inspector (SI), Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Home Guard, etc. 

Post NameNotification
Last DateMore Info
22.01.2020Rajasthan Police Recruitment 20205060/ 10th Pass03.03.2020More Details
23.12.2019Delhi Police Head Constable Recruitment 2020649/ 12th Pass27.01.2020More Details
05.12.2019Rajasthan Police Constable Recruitment 20205000/08th PassUpdate SoonMore Details
02.12.2019Maharashtra Police Recruitment 20191847/ 12th Pass22.12.2019More Details
30.11.2019Bihar Police Constable Driver Recruitment 20191722/ 10th, 12th Pass30.12.2019More Details
25.11.2019Odisha Police Legal Advisor Recruitment 201924/ Refer Notification10.12.2019More Details
06.10.2019Bihar Police Constable Recruitment 201911880/12th Pass04.11.2019More Details
26.09.2019Bihar Police SI Recruitment 20192404/ Degree25.09.2019More Details

10th/12th/ Graduate/ Postgraduate candidates are eligible to apply for police recruitment in India 2020. The qualification will vary according to the post. Aspirants who want to join the police department in a way to serve the nation have to clear the physical test, Medical test, written examination conducted by the officials. The departments like CISF, BSF, ITBF, etc will conduct the recruitment tests to hire capable candidates for various posts.

State Wise Police Jobs in India

Here we are presenting the useful information regarding Latest & Upcoming Police Recruitment Notifications like No. of Vacancies, Age Limit, Educational Qualification, Selection Process, Salary, Important Dates, Links to Apply, etc.

Vacancies in Indian Police

A huge number of Police Job openings are announced in various states like Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, and Tamil Nadu.

What are the different Jobs in Police Department?

  • Name of the Posts
    • Constable
    • Head Constable
    • Sub Inspector
    • Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI)
    • Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG)
    • Superintendent of Police (SP)
    • Assistant Motor Vehicle Inspector
    • Jail Prahari
    • Home Guard, Warder
    • Assistant Commissioner of Police (ASI) or Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP)
    • Dog Handlers, etc.
  • These state police job vacancies are going to be filled in various agencies like 
    • Traffic Police, 
    • Metropolitan Police, 
    • District & division wise Police department, 
    • Criminal Investigation Department (CB-CID), 
    • State Armed Police Forces.
  • Defence Central Agencies List
    • State police
    • Central Police
    • Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
    • Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)
    • Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)
    • National Security Guards (NSG)
    • Railway Protection Force (RPF)
    • Special Protection Group (SPG) 
    • Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)
    • Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) 
    • Border Security Force (BSF) 
  • Central Investigation and Intelligence Institutions
    • Directorate of Revenue Intelligence
    • Bureau of Police Research & Development (BPR&D) 
    • Indian Income-tax Department
    • National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB)
    • National Investigation Agency (NIA) 
    • Central Bureau of Investigations (CBI)
    • Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB)

Requirements to Become a Police Officer

If you wish to apply for Police Jobs, you must satisfy the following eligibility requirements.

  • Educational Qualification
    • Candidates who want to participate in the police recruitment 2020 should have the qualification or certificate course of respective board or university. 10th/12th/ Graduation/PG completed candidates from any recognized university are eligible to apply vacancies in Police Department.
  • Age Limit
    • The minimum age limit should be 18 Years. Upper age limit may vary depending upon the requirements of the respective post. Age relaxation applicable as per state government norms.

Application Process for India Police Jobs

The two ways to apply for Police Vacancies are:

  • Online Process
  • Offline.Process

Candidates have to fill & submit the application form through online/ offline mode (based on the announcement of the Recruitment Board). During registration, applicants have to keep in mind that not to submit more than one Application form. The step by step process of filling the Application form is provided here.

ONLINE Mode Application Submission

  • Before applying, candidates must have valid Email-ID and Mobile Number.
  • First of all, you need to log on to the official portal of the Recruitment Board.
  • You will redirect to the homepage of the official website.
  • Then, click on the “Recruitment” or “Careers” section.
  • Find the Latest Advertisement Notification & hit on it.
  • Download the official notification & read the instructions provided in it.
  • Go ahead & select the desired vacancy you wish to apply.
  • If you are eligible, then click on “Apply Online” tab or if you are a new user, press the “Registration” link.
  • A new Registration Number & Password generated are sent to the registered Email-ID.
  • Log in with your new registration ID & password and keep it safe for future use.
  • Fill the following details in the Application Form.
    • Your Name
    • Your Father’s/Husband’s Name 
    • Age/ Date of Birth
    • Educational Qualification 
    • Category 
    • Post Name
    • Communication Address
    • Mobile Number
    • Email ID
  • Verify the details before submitting the Application form.
  • Upload the required documents in the prescribed format.
  • At last, take the hard copy of the application form for future reference.

OFFLINE Mode Application Submission

  • Visit the official portal of the Recruitment Board.
  • Then, click on the “Careers” section on the homepage.
  • Find the related advertisement & select the desired post you want to apply.
  • Download the Application form & fill all the details in it.
  • Cross-check the details before submitting it.
  • Then, submit the Application form along with the attested documents/ certificates to the given address through post.
  • Finally, keep the hard copy of the Application form for further correspondence.

List of Documents Need to Apply for Police jobs

The list of documents required to apply for Police Recruitment 2020 are as follows:

  • N.C.C. certificate
  • 10th/ HSC or matriculation/ Graduation certificate 
  • Caste certificate for SC/ST/OBC candidates
  • Date of Birth Certificate
  • Address Proof
  • Discharge Certificate (Required only for Ex-serviceman )
  • Sports Certificate
  • Employment registration certificate
  • Physically Handicapped Certificate (If required)
  • Voter Card
  • Passport
  • Bank Passbook
  • Pan Card
  • Any Valid Identity Proof Signed by Gazetted Office
  • College ID
  • Driving License
  • Ration Card
  • Aadhar Card

Selection Process for India Police Recruitment 2020

The Selection criteria for Police Vacancies involves the following stages.

  • Written Test/ Screening Test
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET).
  • Physical Measurement Test (PMT)
  • Medical Examination
  • Personal Interview
  • Documents Verification

How to Prepare for Police Jobs 2020?

Candidates have to follow these simple tips to make your preparation more effective.

  • Download the Syllabus & Exam Pattern (from the Official Notification).
  • Check the scheme of the Examination which includes the time allocated for each section, type of questions involved, topics covered, etc.
  • Develop a study plan & you have to strictly follow it.
  • At the time of practising, keep a short notebook for better reference purposes.
  • Download & Practice Free Police Written Exam Sample Questions
  • Buy Police Study Materials and Practice On-line Tests.
  • Find Additional study resources to score high marks.
  • Be Confident during the exam.

Career Opportunities With Police Jobs

In recent days, most of the students are passionate about police jobs. Indian Police Service (IPS) is one among the three Indian services working under the control of Government of India. 

The main role of government police job holders is to maintain & enforce the law and order, and to prevent & detect crime, protect the people and make them feel safe. So, the demand for Police Officer Jobs is vital to make a peaceful society. The promotions for Police Jobs will be based on experience, skills, and training, etc. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What qualifications I do need to be a police officer?

A. Candidates possessing high school certificate, bachelor’s degree or any degree from a recognized board or institute are eligible to apply for Police officer jobs.

Q. How do I apply for a police job?

A.You can apply for Police Jobs by following the simple steps provided below:

  1. Visit the official official web portal of the respective state police
  2. On the home page, find and hit the related State Police Recruitment Notification
  3. Go through the details mentioned in the official notification
  4. Ensure the eligibility and hit the “Apply Online” link
  5. Fill all the details in the application form
  6. Pay the fee via online or offline
  7. Cross verify all the details before the final submission of the application
  8. Take a print out of the application and keep the hard copy for future reference

Q. How can I join police after 12th?

A. After completion of 12th, you are not eligible to apply directly for IPS police officer jobs. But there is a chance to apply for UPSC CSE exam conducted by Union Public Service Commission to join in Police. For that, you have to crack the prelims, mains and interview processes.

Q. How can I get a job in Indian Police?

A. You can get a job in Indian Police through the exams conducted by UPSC, ITBP, and state wise police recruitment boards.

Q. What is the police fitness test?

A. The physical ftness requirements for Indian police are as follows:

For PI, RPC and PC(A) applicants

  • 800m Run
    • 3 min 11 seconds
    • 4 min 29 seconds
  • 4 x 10m Shuttle-run
    • 10.92 seconds
    • 12.29 seconds
  • Vertical Jump
    • 49.6 cm (i.e. 19.5 inches)
    • 36.6 cm (i.e. 14.5 inches)
  • Hand grip Strength Test (the sum of both left and right hand grip strength)
    • 76.3 kg
    • 49.1 kg

Q. How much do cops get paid?

A. The starting salary for cops is Rs. 5200–20200/- per month with a grade pay.

Q. What is the highest post in police?

A. Director and Inspector General of Police (DGP) is the highest police ranking officer.

Q. Can I join police after 10th?

A. No, it i s not possible. You must possess Bachelor’s degree to get eligible for police jobs.

Q. How do I study for the police exam?

A. For IPS Civil services exam, the questions related to GK, aptitude and general science will be asked. You have to make a proper preparation schedule to crack the police job.

  • Know the police syllabus and exam pattern
  • Prepare a plan according to the syllabus
  • Buy preparation books and stick to single highly recommended book for a particular subject
  • Take free practice test/mock tests, so that, you can understand what type of questions you have to face in the entrance exam
  • Use additional resources like online video lessons, previous question papers, study materials, etc
  • Revise a few days before the exam
  • Attempt the exam with full confidence

Q. What is IPS qualification?

A. Candidates should possess at least bachelor’s degree from a recognized university. Candidates with professional/technical qualifications recognized by the Government or equivalent are also eligible.

Q. Which subject is best for IPS?

A. After the completion of graduation, you can select science, engineering, commerce as subjects for the IPS mains.

Q. How important is the police academy to my career?

A. If you do well in the Police Academy Training, then in future it determines whether you are with that department or not. To succeed at the police academy as a police officer, follow the Police Magazine which includes plenty of questions during the training, learning from your mistakes, respecting your superiors, and maintaining professionalism at all times.

Q. How long does it take to hire an applicant?

A. It will take 3 to 5 months.

Q. Is there any height & weight restriction?

A. The height and weight requirements are considered while recruiting new police officers. If the person is overweight or underweight, the officers might give a chance for the candidate to correct the problem. In such a case, by the end of the training session candidate must lose or gain the required amount of weight.

Q. Are there any age limitations on who apply for a Police Job?

A. The minimum age limit is 18 years or 21 years and there is no maximum age limitation.

Q. Will I always have to work nights, weekends, and holidays?

A. Police departments assign shifts to police officers. They have to work varied shifts. Officers do earn overtime

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