CRIME BRANCH (Telephone No. 03592-202087)
The Crime Branch CID of Sikkim Police functions at the Police Headquarters, Gangtok under the supervision of an Additional D.G.P. and deals with specialized cases. The functions of Criminal Investigation Department are:
1. Investigation of specialized cases and cases entrusted to the CID by the DGP or the State Government.
2. Maintenance, updating and use of Crime and Criminal Information System, Planning and Implementation of Criminal Intelligence and Crime Analysis to improve investigation and prosecution.
3. Coordination of Investigations within the State and with other State Police Organizations and National Level Organizations dealing with Crime Investigation.
4. The Crime Branch undertakes Character Antecedents. Verification of all State Government Employees. It also undertakes CA verification of employees of Private companies operating in Sikkim as and when required.