J&K Police Current Jobs/Recruitment 2017 Constable

The Jammu and Kashmir Police department is a state controlled law enforcement body having responsibilities in law enforcement and investigation within the district of Jammu and Kashmir.The department of police was established in 1873. The first General of the Police department was Broadway. He was the general from 1914 to 1917. Jammu and Kashmir police department comes under direct control of Department of Home Affairs. The police department is headed by Director general of police.They do various things which consist of the  logistics, establishment and policy planning for the department. They do Recruitment, Promotions, Discipline, Internal economy for the department. They do purchases for the department related to guns and ammunition and for there transport vehicles. They also have a charge of Training Induction, on-job and specialized training is imparted to Police Personnel to inculcate professional competence and acquire specialized skills required to handle any kind of situation. They also conducted training for young candidates in their police headquarters.In addition they have a  Intelligence and Security Training School at Vijaypur, Jammu.


Candidates now a days wants a job which is more secure and can give them  pride and honor in the society. They want a handsome salary from which they fulfill all there desire and can live there lives in a better way. They not just want a good salary but more importantly they want reputation in the society. So if they want all of these in there hands,they should join J&K police department. Working with this police department will be a pride and honorable thing for the candidates. The department provide a good salary for candidates. They give pensions and other staff related facilities to all candidates who will join the department. So candidates should join the department if they want all these perks and advantages.



Candidates should have completed there matriculation or class 12th from recognized school/college for the post of constable. If candidates are applying for the higher post they should have completed there graduation or its equivalent from recognized university/college.


Candidates applying in the J&K police department should see some important points below:

  • Candidates applying should not be less than 18 years of age and not more than 28 years of age.
  • Candidates born before 01-01-1987 and after 01-01-1997 are not eligible for applying for any of the post in the police department.
  • However in case of home guard and other post the the minimum age limit shall be 37 years of age and not be exceeding more than that.


Salary structure for Jammu and Kashmir Police department are as follows:

  • Prosecuting Officer in the rank of Inspector:PB-2 9300-34800 Grade Pay  Rs. 4280.00.
  • Inspector:PB-2 9300-34800 Grade Pay  Rs. 4280.00.
  • Sub-Inspector:PB-2 9300-34800 Grade Pay  Rs. 4240.00.
  •  Assistant  Sub-Inspector:PB-1 5200-20200 Grade Pay   Rs. 2800.00.
  • Head Constable:PB-1 5200-20200 Grade Pay  Rs 2300
  • Constable: PB-1 5200-20200 Grade pay Rs 2100


  • Inspector:PB-2 9300-34800 Grade Pay  Rs. 4280.00
  • Sub-inspector:PB-2 9300-34800 Grade Pay  Rs. 4242
  • Assistant Sub-Inspector:PB-1 5200-20200 Grade Pay   Rs. 2800.00.


Candidates applying for different post in the police department must have completed there matriculation and there graduation from recognized university/board. Candidates who are applying for various post should follow these steps:

  • Candidates applying should go to the official website
  • Download the form which is available in the website.
  • They will have to fill the desired form with all there related information.
  • Fee can be paid in the shape of Demand Draft (DD)/postal order obtained from any of the Branch of J&K Bank / Post Office, Payable to Chief Accounts Officer PHQ, payable at Jammu / Srinagar.


The official website of Jammu and Kashmir police department is http://jkpolice.gov.in/. In the official website candidates can get to know there functions and how they perform each and every duties given to them. Candidates can get the sample papers from the official website. Candidates can even download there admit cards from the official website.


Candidates who are applying for J&K police department have to cover up all the important topics before the exams. They have to prepare topics such as general awareness,history and politics and geographical areas in the state of J&K. They have to physically fir before the exam. For that they have to practice running and other physical activities before the exams in order to get selected.Candidates will be selected through following process:

  • Physical Endurance Test (PET)
  • Physical Standard Test (PST)
  • Written Examination (objective type)
  • Medical Test & Document Verification


Candidates who are preparing for police recruitment exams and having a hard time searching for books have just came in the right place. If you are the one of those applicants who are looking for the job in police sector and preparing for the competitive exam and getting confused for the Best preparation books for the police exam then here is the information for you. Here are some books which are helpful for the candidates.

Master the Police Officer Exam Acro
Police Officer Exam for Dummies Raymond Foster, Tracey Biscontini
John Douglas’s Guide to the Police Officer Exams John Douglas
Police Officer Exam Editors of LearingExpress LLC
Police Officer Examination Preparation Guide: The Path of the Warrior (Cliffs Test Prep) Larry F. Jetmore
State Trooper Exam Learning Express
Master the Civil Service Exam Peterson’s
Cliffs Notes Police Officer Exam Cram Plan Wiley publishing
Snagging a badge; the real guide to becoming a Police Officer Shawn Hughes
Master the Civil Service Exam, 3rd Edition Shannon R Turlington, Acro
Norman Hall’s Police Exam Preparation Book Norman Hall


Candidates can get there admit card 15 days before the exam. Admit cards are really very important for candidates applying as without the admit card they will not be allowed to sit in the examination hall. Here are some important steps to download the admit card:

  • Candidates should visit the official website.
  • Then search for the admit card link
  • Then click on that link
  • Enter roll no and password
  • Then download the admit card
  • Print it out for future use.


Candidates can search the latest results in the official website. Latest results are declared after all the examination are completed in the state. Candidates can check there results by entering there roll no and there password in the website.


Candidates who have applied for the exam must know exactly what this exam is all about. This year a lot of candidates have applied for the exam. The exam was held in different centers in the state. Candidates appeared have said that they had a tough time in maths and history section. The questions from both sections were so hard that hardly any candidates have touched them. This year’s paper was really tough for the candidates. The history and general awareness questions were asked from 5-7 months back.


Candidates who have applied for Jammu and Kashmir police recruitment must be searching for some good guide in order to get selected for the exam. Candidates can search the guide for in the internet. There are lots of e-book and pdf’s available for the candidates. Candidates can also search some good sample paper’s in the official website of J&K police department. Candidates can search for some quality books above mentioned in markets nearby. The books are easily available in the market.

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    I m Bsc.bed and working in police department as constable . I have completed 30 yrs of age , now I request u kindly increase age limit from 30 to 32 for police personnels for the post of sub inspector

  2. altaf

    I am altaf from kathua
    Sir jkp ke new form kab
    Lage ge


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