VACB Directorate

VIGILANCE AND ANTI-CORRUPTION BUREAU DIRECTORATE, KERALA

  0471-2305393                   vig.vacb@kerala.gov.in

    The Vigilance & Anti-Corruption Bureau Headquarters is located at PMG, Opposite Vikas Bhavan Bus Depot, Thiruvananthapuram City. The VACB Headquarters is the office of the Director, Vigilance & Anti-Corruption Bureau. The following cells are functioning in VACB Directorate.

Intelligence Cell

    An Intelligence Branch headed by Superintendent of Police (Int.) is functioning in the Directorate to collect, collate and analyse intelligence about corrupt officials/corruption. In each Range also, there are Intelligence wings under the Superintendents of Police.

Public Relation Cell

    A Public Relation Cell is functioning in VACB Directorate to monitor/collect day to day Media Value news/Important Vigilance incidents like Raid, Arrest, Trap, Court Matters etc.

Centralized Processing System of Petitions Cell

    A Centralized Processing System of Petitions (CPSP) is functioning in the VACB Directorate under the command and control of the SP (Int.) who will be assisted by the IB Inspector.

Monitoring Cell

    A Monitoring Cell (M-Cell) is functioning in VACB Directorate to monitor the database of VC/VE/QV/CV/SC etc. and provide statistical reports of Cases and Enquiries.

Cyber Cell and Cyber Forensic Lab

    The Cyber Cell and Cyber Forensic Lab of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau is established on 31st August 2018 in the Directorate of VACB, Thiruvananthapuram. This Cell is equipped with state-of-the-art Digital Forensic Equipment with the assistance of Cyber Forensic Division of CDAC, Thiruvananthapuram

    The Cell functions as an expert support and assistance to investigation officers of VACB units for collecting Digital Evidence and its preservation and analysis. This Cell is the Nodal Unit for the entire VACB to interact with all Telecom and Internet Service Providers and technical organisations viz. CDAC, C-DIT, NIC, Kerala IT Mission, KELTRON, etc. as far as Cyber and Information Technology related matters concerned. This cell also conducting extensive training programmes to VACB officials and awareness activities on Cyber Crimes and its prevention among employees of various organizations, students and the general public.

    Email : cybercellhq.vacb@kerala.gov.in