The motto of Uttar Pradesh police is '"Protection of Good, Destruction of Bad"' Uttar Pradesh police, in order to maintain the law and order has divided itself in 8 different zones; being the largest police force.
These zones are headed by an officer of Indian police service on the rank of inspector general of police. Since 1861 when Indian police was formed, Uttar Pradesh police is operational. Senior superintendent of police is the head of the police district. under the district magistrate who is an officer of Indian administrative service There are 2 to 3 police ranges constituted in each police zone, so there are 2 to 4 districts in each range, a total of 71 police districts in the state. The road safety and maintenance of traffic law is the responsibility of traffic police, amidst the busy roads and the outskirts traffic polices manages to tackle every situation. The varanasi police maintains the peace with responsibility, discipline and care. there are 3 ranges under the varanasi police zone : 1#varanasi 2#mirzapur 3#azamgarh under these ranges the districts are as follow: varanasi-->varanasi,chandauli,jaunpur,ghazipur mirzapur-->mirzapur,bhadohi,sonbhadra azamgarh-->azamgarh,mau,balia
Different Units/wings of U.P Police are :
1. Training Directorate 2. Criminal Investigation Department (CID) 3. Special Enquiry Cell 4. Anti Corruption Organization (ACO) 5. Human Rights Cell 6. Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) 7. Intelligence Department 8. Economic Offences Wing (EOW) 9. Technical Services 10. Govt. railway police 11. Police Telecom 12. Special Task Force (STF) 13. Uttar Pradesh Fire Service 14. Traffic Directorate 15. Inter-State Border Force (UPPISBF) 16. Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC)
Some contact details in case of emergency of varanasi police.
1 Name: Assistant Excise Commissioner Address: Senior Commissioner Collectrat Compound, Varanasi - 221001 Phone number: +(91)-(542)-2505355 2 Name: Bhelpur Police Station Address: Bhelpur, Varanasi - 221010 Phone number: +(91)-(542)-2451616 3 Name: Joint Director Prosecution Address: Orderly Bazar, Varanasi - 221002 Phone number: +(91)-(542)-2508072 4 Name: Police Address: Mandaudih, Varanasi - 221103 Phone no: +(91)-(542)-2370018 Name: Police Address: Mirza Murad, Varanasi - 221307 Phone number: +(91)-(542)-2637225 5 Name: Police Address: Sheopur, Varanasi - 221003 Phone number: +(91)-(542)-2282030