Naveen Patnaik

Special Juvenile Police Units(SJPU)

In accordance with Section 107 of the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015 and Rule of the Juvenile Justice (Care & Protection of Children) Model Rules, 2016, a Special Juvenile Police Unit has been created in each district vide Home Department notification no. 37757 HRPC (A) 4/2012 dated 24.09.2012, with the following composition:-

  1. Deputy Superintendent of Police, HRPC of the District/ACP,                    …..Chairman

  2. Child Welfare Police Officers of all police stations coming within The jurisdiction of the district                …..Members

  3. Two Social Workers who are attached to the District Child Protection Unit (DCPU) of the concerned district               …..Members