Crime / क्राइम
Student cop scheme to be implemented in entire MPHome & Jail Minister Babulal Gaur launched Madhya Pradesh student-cop scheme at DRP Lines here today. DGP Shri Surendra Sinh, IG Shri Yogesh Choudhary and DIG Shri Shriniwas Verma were present on the occasion.
In a novel initiative, school students are being made partners in policing. As a pilot project, 55 students were administered pledge and given responsibility of student-cops. Gaur said that apart from extending cooperation to police, these police-cops will also take message of good image by understanding police functioning and inculcating discipline.
He said that discipline will lead to reduction in crimes. Gaur said that these students will do policing in functions at their school-colleges. Their assistance will also be taken at various public places and programmes. They will also be imparted training and made aware of police procedures.