The full form of CO is Circle Officer. He is a police officer of the rank of Assistant Commissioner of Police or Deputy Superintendent of Police. He heads the police sub-divisions in different states of India. The Insignia for a CO is three stars. In metropolitan cities, they are designated as Assistant Commissioners of Police (ACPs), while in some states, they are designated as Deputy Superintendents of Police (DSPs). A circle officer may also be referred to as a sub-divisional police officer.
How To Become A Circle Officer
There are several ways to become a Circle Officer.
- Police officers for this rank are recruited by state public service commissions through state civil service examinations.
- The Circle officer rank can also be achieved by promotion from junior ranks.
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