APP Manuals


  • Introduction, Role and Organization - Chapter 1  
  • Recruitment and Pay, Probation and Training, Examinations and Promotions of Senior Officers - Chapter 2  
  • Powers and Duties of Senior Officers - Chapter 3  
  • Recruitment, Training, Examinations and Promotions of Junior Officers - Chapter 4  
  • Powers and Duties of Junior Officers - Chapter 5  
  • Personal Conduct of Police Officers and Conduct Rules - Chapter 6  
  • Transfer and Relief of Officers - Chapter 7  
  • Maintenance of Personal Files and submission Of periodical reports on Officers - Chapter 8  
  • Prosecution by or against Police Officers - Legal Assistance - Civil Suits – Institution and Defence of Suits by the Government - Chapter 9  
  • Disciplinary Proceedings, Punishments and Appeals - Chapter 10  
  • Rewards and Awards - Chapter 11  
  • Correspondence - Chapter 12  
  • Pay and Allowances, Contingencies and Maintenance of Cash Accounts – Instructions - Chapter 13  
  • Arms and Explosives - Duties of Police - Chapter 14  
  • Other Important Duties of Police - Chapter 15  
  • Foreigners - Chapter 16  
  • Guards and Escorts - Chapter 17  
  • Protection of Weaker Sections - Chapter 18  
  • Police Public Relations, Community Policing (Maithri) and Community Relations - Chapter 19  
  • Police Welfare, Grievance Redressal and Sports - Chapter 20  
  • The First Information Report (F.I.R.) to the Police Station - Chapter 21  
  • General Instructions to Investigating Officers - Chapter 22  
  • Collection of Oral Evidence - Chapter 23  
  • Collection of Documentary Evidence, Property and Material Objects - Chapter 24  
  • Arrest, Custody, Bail and Remand - Chapter 25  
  • Identification -Chapter 26  
  • Case Diary -Chapter 27  
  • Completion of Investigation and Final Disposal - Chapter 28  
  • Unnatural Deaths - Chapter 29  
  • Investigation of Specific Offences - Chapter 30  
  • Scientific Aids to Investigation -Chapter 31  
  • Prosecution of Cases - Chapter 32  
  • Station Crime Records - Chapter 33  
  • Police Station - Functions & Management -Chapter 34  
  • Beats and Patrols in Rural Areas -Chapter 35  
  • Law and Order, Detective and Traffic Police Stations - Chapter 36  
  • Surveillance - Chapter 37  
  • Preventive Action and Security for Good Behaviour - Chapter 38  
  • District / City Crime Records Bureau - Chapter 40  
  • Finger Prints, Foot Prints and Photographs - Chapter 41  
  • State and District Reserve Police - Chapter 42  
  • RAILWAY POLICE – ORGANIZATION - Chapter 43  
  • Crime Investigation Department - Chapter 44  
  • Police Radio/Communications Organization - Chapter 46  
  • Police Radio/Communications Organization - Chapter 46  
  • Control and Co-ordination - Chapter 47  
  • Women Police - Chapter 48  
  • Intelligence and Security - Chapter 49  
  • Greyhounds - Chapter 50  
  • Home Guards Organisation - Chapter 52  
  • CENTRAL WORKSHOP STRUCTURE OF POLICE TRANSPORT ORGANISATION - Chapter 53B  
  • Andhra Pradesh Police Transport Organisation (PTO) - Chapter 53  
  • Human Rights and Police Responsibilities - Chapter 54