Children & Police (CAP)

"Children & Police (CAP)" is unique initiative by the Kerala Police to prevent abuse and violence against children and to ensure better protection of our children. CAP consists of many initiatives for children which are tested problem-oriented and solution-focused models to empower children to handle the multiple risks that they face in society today. The CAP also facilitates inter-sectoral colaboration of all the agencies and departments working for the protection and development of children, especially those at risk. The establishment to Child Friendly Police Stations is one of the several initiatives under the Program. It aims to create child-friendly stations that will provide effective, timely services to children and their guardians. It plans to do this by equipping police personal with appropriate knowledge, skills and behaviour to effectively and comprehensively execute their duty towards children and uphold their rights. In thrissur City Police District, Thrissur East Police Station has been declared as Child Friendly Police Station.