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Welcome to West Jaintia Hills District Police

Mission Statement

We strive to adopt what is legally and ethically right or proper and shall be fair to all parties as directed by reason and justice. We strive to be free from favoritism or self interest or bias by conforming to the established laws and procedures..More

West Jaintia Hills District is one of the 12 (twelve) districts of the state of Meghalaya. With the bifurcation of the erstwhile Jaintia Hills District into East and West Jaintia Hills District, West Jaintia Hills District came into existence on 31st July 2012 with its Head Quarter in Jowai. Jowai is the host of all the heads of important governmental offices and establishments, educational institutions, hospitals, banking institutions, etc.

The total area of the district is 1693 Sq.Kms. The District comprises of 1 (one) Civil Sub Division Viz Amlarem Sub Division Viz Amlarem Civil sub-Division and 3 (three) community and rural Development Blocks viz. Amlarem C&RD Block, Laskein C&RD Block and Thadlaskein C&RD Block with the following boundaries :-

  • North: → Assam
  • South: → Bangladesh and East Jaintia Hills District
  • East: → Assam
  • West: → East Khasi Hills District

The district has a total population of 2,70,352 of which 1,34,406 are males and 1,35,946 are females. The density of population is 159.69 per

CCTNS project

The CCTNS, Project is a Mission Mode Project under the National e-Governance Plan of the Union Government...More

Community Policing

A healthy Police-Public relation is vital to secure the desired measure of public involvement in the police operations to make it acceptable to society..More


West Jaintia hills district is one of the oldest districts of the State. It extends from Assam in the north to Bangladesh in the South..More


National Road Safety Awareness Program

Special Cell

Anti Human Trafficking Unit,Special Juvenile Police Unit,Cyber Crime Cell,Anti Narcotic Cell



Some of the Services under the Superintendent of Police

Prevention, Investigation & detection of Crime.

Maintenence of Public Order

Intelligence Collection

Traffic Management

Providing Security to General Public & VIPs

Conducting Awareness programs on various issues & subjects



Office of the Superintendent of Police,Jowai

Shri. Chemphang Syrti, MPS

Superintendent of Police, West Jaintia Hills, Jowai

Dr. V.D Sangahiwot Rymbai, MPS

Addl. Superintendent of Police (HQ), West Jaintia Hills, Jowai

Smt. C. W. Lyngdoh, MPS

Addl. Superintendent of Police (Crime), West Jaintia Hills, Jowai

Shri. Gilbert A. Lyngdoh Marshillong, MPS

Sub-Divisional Police Officer Amlarem

Shri. A. J Sangma, MPS

Deputy Superintendent of Police (L&O/Traffic), West Jaintia Hills, Jowai



Office of the Superintendent of Police, West Jaintia Hills district,Jowai


West Jaintia Hills District, Meghalaya