Welcome to CID West Bengal

Welcome to the official website of CID West Bengal. The website has been designed to provide all the necessary information about the CID West Bengal and to cater the requirements of people at large.

The new age policing challenges need both professional response and humane orientation. At CID West Bengal, we always strive to provide impartiality and integrity to fight against crime and to provide quality investigation to the best of our abilities and in the interest of justice.
CID West Bengal is committed to counter modern age crimes like Cyber-crime using innovative methods and techniques. We have a State-of-the-art Cyber-Forensics and Digital Evidence Examiners’ Laboratory (CFDEEL) to provide forensic opinion in Cyber Crime cases which inter-alia helps a lot in quick identification of crime / criminal in different Cyber Crime cases across the State. We also have an ultra-modern Cyber Forensics Training Laboratory (CFTL) to provide training on Cyber Crime/Cyber-Forensics domain to the police personnel of different districts of West Bengal State as part of capacity building in the cyber domain. Apart from that we have a Cyber Crime Police Station at the CID Head Quarter. A Cyber Security and Cyber Safety cell is also there to cope up with the new cyber threats/challenges in the cyber world, encountered day-to-day in CID and different units of West Bengal Police.

CID West Bengal is the State Nodal Agency for prevention of different crime domains which includes Human Trafficking & Crime Against Women & Children, Cyber Crime cases, Missing Persons etc. It has a Bomb Detection and Disposal Squad (BDDS) to handle bomb calls across the State through its 16 bomb disposal units located in different districts of West Bengal. The oldest Finger Print Bureau of our Country functions under this premier organization. It has a Questioned Document Examination Bureau (QDEB) to examine forged/fabricated documents in different cases received from all the police stations of West Bengal including Kolkata Police jurisdictions, Civil Courts including Hon’ble High Court, Calcutta and the neighbouring States as well.

We are constantly striving to improve our services to serve the people of West Bengal in a better way and to look forward for your support in our journey towards excellence.

Message from Dr. R. Rajasekaran, IPS, ADG, CID, WB


It's my pleasure to welcome you to the official website of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) West Bengal. It is an honour to serve as the Chief of CID WB which is one of the oldest police departments in India having established in the year 1906 after the partition of Bengal. We, at CID West Bengal are committed to our motto of Fight Crime and Win and we have an illustrious history. Time and again we have proved that CID West Bengal is one of the most competent and efficient police departments in India. CID West Bengal has many specialized units and investigating teams at its head quarters in Kolkata. CID West Bengal has also Cyber Police Station functioning from its head quarters. CID West Bengal is ably supported by 24 detective department field units stationed at every district head quarters/important cities throughout the State of West Bengal. CID West Bengal has the pride of having the oldest finger print bureau in the world. This finger print bureau at CID West Bengal has completed 125 years of glorious service to our nation in 2022. In this ever evolving era of technological advancement, crimes associated with cyber space and network using the technology by unanimous criminals become very challenging for any police force. At CID West Bengal we are fully equipped to face up this challenge with many specialized units under our fold. We operate the citizen centric service of toll free cyber crime help line number 1930 for the State of West Bengal. In the event of any cyber crime involving deduction of money from the accounts of victims, this helpline aims to provide immediate protection to block the movement of money/bank account through money trail and activate intervention of respective law enforcement agency. I would urge everyone to share this number to friends and families so that it could be of some help to someone in the hours of need. I take this opportunity to thank you for visiting our website and I assure you of our sincere efforts to serve you better. We also look forward to your whole hearted cooperation in fighting crime together and winning. We would be happy to welcome your suggestions and feedback, if any.

With regards,

(Dr. R. Rajasekaran, IPS)
Additional Director General of Police

OUR Achievements

Ref:- Sealdah GRPS Case no. 75/24 dt 9/5/24 u/s 370 IPC In reference to the above noted case, officer and force of AHTU held raid at Tughlakhabad Extension area under PS- Govindpuri, South Delhi and helped the IO of Sealdah GRPS to secure arrest of prime traffickers namely (1) Buddhadeb Gan (31 yrs) PS- Kalyani, Dist- Nadia & (2) Sonia Fakir (28 yrs) w/o Buddhadeb Gan of RZ 57 HA, Gali no 7, Tughlakhabad Extension, PS- Gobindpuri. Both the accused would be produced today before Ld Court for obtaining transit remand.

Chanditala PS Case No. 64/13 dt.27/02/13 U/S 364A/302/ 201/ 34/120B IPC, ST No 7(7)13 In this case 01 (one) minor boy namely Subhajit Halder (10 years) was kidnapped and brutally murdered. CID, West Begal assumed the control of the investigation of the case and SI Shyamal Sikder of then posted at Hooghly DD investigated the case. SI Sudip Biswas ( the holding Investigation Officer ) and other staff of Hooghly DD monitored the Trial excellently under the guidance of DDI Hooghly DD . Spl Public Prosecutor, Shri Joydeep Mukherjee of Serampore Court conducted the Trial. Shri Monoj Kumar Rai, 1st Court Ld. Additional and Sessions Judge , Srerampore, Hooghly Convicted one JC accused person namely Uttam Kr Biswas @ Hari Biswas (25) s/o Upendra Nath Biswas of Panchghara Dakshin PS Chanditala Dist Hooghly . He has been awarded (1) Rigorous imprisonment for "LIFE" with fine Rs. 25000/- in default R/I for 3 months against U/S 364 IPC. (2) Rigorous imprisonment "LIFE" with fine Rs. 25000/- in default R/I for 3 months against U/S 302 IPC. (3) Rigorous imprisonment for 03 (three) years with fine Rs. 5000/- in default R/I for 01 months against U/S 201 IPC. (4) Fine amount of realised paid up to the 50% to the father of the victim. 03(three) other accd persons Subrata Sarkar( 24yrs), Bipul Biswas (18yrs), Bhabesh Biswas (21yrs) are acquitted from this case.

Belghoria PS Case No. 960 dated. 09/11/2017 u/s 366A/370/376/109/120B I.P.C, Section 3/4/5/6/7/9 ITPA, section 17 read with section 4 of POCSO Act. (1)On 08/11/2017 Inspector Gautam Saha, O/C AHTU, CID and team held raid in a hotel styled as “Blue Star Guest House” situated at Dakshineswar under PS- Belghoria in which a racket of commercial sexual exploitation involving minor and major girls were being run. During the said raid 4 Minor, 11 Major victim girls were recovered from the said guest house. 18 persons including manager, traffickers and customers were arrested. Chargesheet was submitted on 03/02/2018. The case was under trial monitoring from the very beginning by team of Barrackpore, DD. (2) Custodial trial was intiated in this case in the court of Ld ADJ 1st Court, Barrackpore. (3) Today(04/03/2024) Ld. Court convicted 6(six) accused persons for 10 years rigorous imprisonment and awarded Rs. 3 lakh compensation to each of the recovered victim girls. Complainant- Inspector Gautam Saha, OC AHTU IO—Inspector Bazlur Rahaman Khan, former DDI Barrackpore Public Prosecutor—Ld Spl PP Sri Ashim Kr Dutta Regards

Today Ld ADJ 1st court cum Ld Spl Judge, NDPS Act Krishnanagar, Nadia sentenced 14(fourteen) years of rigorous imprisonment and one lakh fine of arrested accused person Safikul Islam Sk. in c/w Karimpur PS case No. 53/20 dt 5/3/20 u/s 21(C)/25/29 NDPS Act (NDPS No. 21/20) Gist of the case :- On 04.03.2020 in pursuant a secret source information Narcotic Cell, CID, WB held raid at Jagat Janani road under PS- Karimpur, Nadia and intercepted one Maruti Van bearing no. WB58AP9567 loaded with total 53kg 500gms of Codeine mixture containing in three separate mineral water jars along with 25200/- cash from the exclusive possession of the accused persons namely i) Safikul Islam Sk.(45yrs) s/o Abdur Rahaman Sk. and ii) Shyamal Sarkar(30yrs) s/o Santosh Sarkar and both of them arrested by narcotic cell CID WB for selling the same to the criminals dealing with such type of clandestine business. Complainant - SI Samir Ghosh of Narcotic Cell IO: - SI J Naskar of Narcotic Cell PP :- Shri Gopal Rajak of Spl court(NDPS Act) The custody trial of the case has been monitored by Narcotic Cell. During custody trial one JC accd Shyamal Sarkar expired in R G Kar Medical College due to sudden illness.

Baruipur PS Case no 1150 dt 5/9/23 u/s 363/365370/370(A)(2) IPC was taken control by CID on 26/12/23. On 16/02/2024, a team of AHTU held a raid near Sealdah RS and secured arrest of absconding human trafficker Sk. Sabir Alam @ Sattar (38 yrs) PS- Nowda, Dist- Murshidabad. He purchased and sold the victim lady & her minor son at Delhi. The accd would be produced today i.e on 17/02/2024 before Ld. ACJM Baruipur with a prayer for TI Parade.


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