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Foundation for Police Research (FPR) is also involved in publishing various Magazines, Newsletters, Journals, Archives etc. which summarizes latest topics on Police & Allied Forces, new research findings, Public issues, development of police guidance & best practices etc.

Besides this, Foundation also encourage researchers and young generation to write on all related topics for publishing Books and Journals. Innovative article/ research findings or any latest news, case studies etc are always invited for publication which will be circulated all over the world through our esteemed magazine.

In its efforts to keep our forces update with global innovation and various research activities, FPR publishes its official bi-monthly journal titled COPS TODAY INTERNATIONAL. Inaugural issue was unwrapped on 8th May 2015 during the Conference on Smart Policing: Journey so far and Road ahead. More on Cops Today..

Picture of unwrapping ceremony of Cops today.
Cops Today International Magazine!

Foundation has its own magazine named “COPS TODAY INTERNATIONAL”. This Magazine contains various articles and latest relevant news on various policing activities, technological updates and information benificails to the society. It is being circulated to all Police Officers, Government Officials, Paramilitary &other Civil Forces. Apart from Forces, It is circulated to all over the country and abroad. The magazine is India’s one and only publication which will serve Police, Armed Forces and other Security Agencies as well.

The magazine highlights on the followings:


  • Police & other forces including Defence
  • Technical Articles
  • Case Studies
  • Events
  • Product qualifying technical articles
  • Interviews
  • Company profiles & product Info

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FOCUS OF THE MAGAZINE :Police & Homeland Security, Defence, Fire Safety, Security Systems,Road Safety,Medical Safety, Electrical & Escape Lighting,Flameproof Safety Equipments, Environment & Disaster Management etc.

READERSHIP : Police Forces, Armed Forces, Army, Forces Academies, PSUs, Navy, Safety Directors, Safety Consultants, Safety Heads, Fire Officers, Technical Directors, Purchase Managers, Project Heads, Bank, Business Colleges.

CIRCULATION IN SECTOR-WISE : Police & Allied Forces & Police Training Institutes of different Country, Universities, Power sectors, Defense Installations, Oil & Gas & Refineries, Chemical & Fertilizers, Petrochemical & Pharmaceuticals, Electrical & Electronics, Atomic Energy, Cement, Mines, Shipping, Textile, Railways, Banks & Insurance, Architects, Consultants, Contractors, Traders, Hospitals, Municipalities, Educational Institutions, etc.

Editorial Board:



Dr. Tapan Chakraborty

Dr. Tapan Chakraborty

Dr. Tapan Chakraborty was superannuated (2013) as Dy. Director (Research) from Bureau of Police Research and Development(BPR&D), Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. He published at least 30 books, research papers from India and abroad and number of articles in different Police Journals. He was awarded with certificate of appreciations from Directors General Police of BPR&D and best Researcher certificate. He was ornamented with President of India Police Medal for Meritorious Service and Pandit Govind Bhallav Pant Award for writing book on Hindi. He is a guest lecturer in reputed Universities and Institutions like IIT, Bombay, Delhi University, Madras University, KITT University, Amity University, Bundelkhand University, North Bengal university National Institute of Forensic sciences etc.. He is also Member of different national organizations and invited in TV talk shows.I am playing Indian Classical Instrument (Sitar).


Shri Jyotiswaroop Pandey, IPS (Retd.)

Shri Jyotiswaroop Pandey, IPS(Retd.)

Shri Jyotiswaroop Pandey, Former DGP (Uttarakhand) and Former Member of Police Reform Commission, Uttarakhand. Shri J Pandey Joined the Indian Police Services in the year 1976 and has served in Uttar Pradesh in Anti Corruption, Vigilance, and Criminal Investigations branches including CBI. He has also served SSB, Home Department of UP. He was decorated with the President’s Police both meritorious and distinguished services.


Dr. O. P. Mishra (IPS)

Dr. O. P. Mishra(IPS)

Dr. O. P. Mishra, IPS, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Operations & Communications, Delhi Police. He was awarded President’s police Medal for Meritorious Services 2012. He received UN Peace Medal in 2001 for serving as International Civil Police Officer in UN Mission at Kosovo.


Prof. (Dr.) John Winterdyke

Dr. John Winterdyke

John Winterdyk is a Full Professor in the Department of Economics, Justice and Policy Studies at Mount Royal University in Calgary (Alberta, Canada). In 1988 he became the first student to graduate with a Ph.D. in Criminology from the School of Criminology at Simon Fraser University (Vancouver, Canada). Upon graduating he joined the Department of Justice Studies at Mount Royal College (University since 2009). From 2006 to 2009, he served as the Department Chair before becoming the first Director of Mount Royal’s Centre of Criminology and Justice Research. He served as its Director from 2010-2012. In 2009 he was the recipient of the first Distinguished Faculty award and in 2008 the recipient of the Distinguished Team award. John currently holds adjunct positions at: St. Thomas University in Fredericton (New Brunswick, Canada), the University of Regina (Saskatchewan, Canada), and the Polytechnic of Namibia in Windhoek (Namibia). He has published extensively in the areas of youth justice, human trafficking, crime prevention, international criminal justice, and on various criminological issues. He has authored or edited more than 28 academic books and (co)authored several dozen peer reviewed articles. He has also served as a guest editor for three international peer-reviewed journals, including a special issue for the International Criminal Justice Review on the theme of genocide and a special issue for the European Journal of Criminology on human trafficking. He also sits on a number of international advisory boards. In his spare time John is an avid cyclist.

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