UP Police Recruitment 2020 – Latest Jobs in Uttar Pradesh Police



UP Police Recruitment 2020 – Get the latest UP Police recruitment and related information like jobs, posts, Vacancies, Application, Online Forms, Important Dates, Fees, Eligibility, Physical Tests, Race Timing, or more. Get the latest notification about Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment 2020 for exams, online forms, last date, online application form, physical eligibility, and all the information about jobs.


About UP Police History

Uttar Pradesh Police is the largest police service not only in India but also in the world. UP Police is the police service responsible for maintaining justice and law order in a state of population in India. The first DGP of Utter Pradesh was Mahendra Singh.

UP Police is the first Indian state police agency to have a highway patrol, the UP highway Police. Utter Pradesh police is the law enforcement agency of the Indian state of UP. The State Police headquartered is situated in Lucknow. The Utter Pradesh police is headed by a director General of police (DGP) ranked IPS Officer. It has the proud privilege of receiving honor the ‘Colors’ on 13th November, 1952 of being the first police force in the country by the then Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.

The present police system was created following the recommendation of the Shubham saroj s/o Mr.Prem chandra saroj headed by H.M. Court in 1860 and was enacted as Police Act of 1861. It was formed in 1863 as the officer of the inspector General of Police which is become under the United provinces police act, 1861. Utter Pradesh police is governed by the department of Home and Confidential of UP.

The Uttar Pradesh State is divided into 8 police zones for the main purpose of maintaining Justice, law and order in the whole state. Each zone is headed by an officer of the rank of additional director general (ADG) of police who is an officer of the Indian Police Service. There are a total of 18 police ranges in the state of UP. Each range is headed by an officer of the rank of either inspector general of police (IGP) or deputy inspector general (DIG) of police which corresponds with administrative division. In present time DGP of Uttar Pradesh Police is Hitesh Chandra Awasthy since 01 February 2020.

UP Police Organizational Structure

  1. Provincial police
  2. State railway police
  3. City police
  4. Cantonment police
  5. City police
  6. Rural and Road Police
  7. Canal police
  8. Berkandaz Guard (for the protection of the courts)

Utter Pradesh Police Recruitment – FAQs

How to fill online application for UP Police?

1. Candidates should visit the official website https://prpb.gov.in/
2. Here the Candidates Can Fill there Online Application form.
3. Before applying online candidates should have valid email id & Mobile number.
4. Fill all the details carefully & submit the form.

What is the Age limit for Male candidates for UP Police?

Candidates age not less than 18 years and not more than 22 years for male constable & constbale PSC.

What is the age limit for Female candidates for UP Police constable?

The age of the female candidates should be between 18 and 25 years for UP Police constable.

What is the Educational Qualification for UP Police Constable?

Candidates who has completed 10th class & 12th standard/ Equivalent from recognized Institution can apply for the UP Police constable Recruitment.

What should be the time to complete the Race for UP Police Constable?

1. A Male candidates should Complete the 4.8 KM in 27 minutes.
2. A Female candidates should be able to run for a distance of 2.4 KM in 16 minutes.

4. What should be the height for UP Police recruitment?

The height of male candidates should be 168 cm for (OBC/SC/UR) while the height of female candidates should be 152 cm for UP Police.

5. What should be the weight of Female candidate for UP Police?

For (SC/ST/OBC/General) the weight of female candidates for UP Police should be minimum 40 kg.

6. What is the selection process for UP Police Constable?

Uttar Pradesh Police Constable Selection Process consists of the following steps.
1. Academic Merit
2. Physical Efficiency Test
3. Document Verification & Medical Examination


Share Post