Photographic Bureau in Pathanamthitta was started in 1986 Photographic Bureau is functioning in the District Police Office Pathanamthitta and working under District Crime Branch. Photographic Unit covers Crime Cases, important functions and incidents in Pathanamthitta district.This unit is fully equipped with latest electronic gadjets and accessories
Duties of Police Photographers
The nature of duty attached to the post is highly technical in nature and requires more skill and professionalism. The duty and responsibility of the post of Photographers in the police department involves collecting valuable evidence from the scene of crime, Murder scene Photography, Unnatural death Photography, Etching Photography, Document Photography, Finger print Photography, Signature ,Handwriting, Cheques Promissory Notes , Photography on documents Photography of raids alcoholic hide out and scenes and scenes of unauthorized activities, Traffic Violations, Accidents, Riots, Processions, Dharnas, Lathy charges, Strikes huge crowed gathering in Public Places, etc.