Women cell acts as a centre to offer succour to women in distress. Counselling is provided to victims of abuse. It also monitors investigation of cases where women are victims. Abandoned and destitute women are taken to protective custody and handed over to homes meant for them. There is a 24 hours helpline in this wing.
Kollam City Vanitha Cell
Kollam City vanitha cell functioning on 22 08 1996 vide proceedings No. 174/Camp/SP/96-Q dated 18 07 96. In the light of the directions of PHQ circular No. 11 /96.The new building was inaugurated by Sri.Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishna Hon&rsquoble Minister of Home affairs and Vigilance. The women Cell is attached to the Asst. Commissioner of Police, District Crime Branch, Kollam city for supervision
Vanitha Cell compound
The Vanitha Cell compound is situated in the same compound of East Police Station and Vanitha Police station.
Women Cell, Kollam City has jurisdiction over Kollam City Police District.