Full Form of SP | How to become SP?

What is the Full Form of SP?

The full form of SP is Superintendent of Police. The Superintendent of Police is the head of the police force of any district in the police department. In districts with less population or area, a Superintendent of Police also manages the police of nearby areas along with the assigned district. [SP full form in Police]

In metro cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata where there is also the post of ‘Commissioner of Police’, an officer of SP rank is called Deputy Police Commissioner and he is the head of police of that metro city.

SP rank police officers are both central and state employees. On behalf of the Center, officers of IPS rank work on the post of SP, while the police officers are also selected on the post of SP by the state governments.

The uniform of IPS officers holding the post of SP has the logo of ‘Indian Police Services’ under the Ashoka Pillar. The dress of the officers of the rank of SP, who comes from the state-level police service, carries the logo of the police of that particular state under the Ashoka pillar.

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How to become an SP?

There are two types of selection to the post of Superintendent of Police (SP) –

  • UPSC Examination: The Central Public Service Commission conducts the examination for civil service every year. Candidates who pass after its written examination and interview are given IPS cadre on the basis of merit and are appointed to the post of DSP or ACP (Assistant Police Commissioner) who soon become promotions and become SP.
  • State-specific PSC examination: Like the Central UPSC, every state has a ‘Public Service Commission’. High posts of police are recruited by the State Public Service Commission examination. Like, JPSC (Jharkhand Public Service Commission) in Jharkhand selects officers for police service every year.
  • In some states, other police officers doing better work in the police department are also promoted to the rank of Superintendent of Police (SP).

Full Forms of SP (In Politics)

  • Samajwadi Party: Samajwadi Party is a major political party of Uttar Pradesh state. There has been a Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh many times. Mulayam Singh Yadav, Akhilesh Yadav, Dimple Yadav etc. are its main leaders.

  • Solidarity Party: The Solidarity Party (SP) is a major state party in the US state of Illinois. The party was named after Lech Walsa’s Solidarity movement in Poland. The state of Illinois has a large Polish population.
  • Saskatchewan Party: The Saskatchewan Party (SP) is a conservative liberal political party based in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan.

Other Known/Possible Full Forms of SP

  • Sao Paulo
  • Secretarial Practise
  • Single Precision
  • Stack Pointer
  • Self Propelled
  • Sub Project
  • Starting Price
  • Special Project
  • System Procedure
  • Single Processor
  • Superior Performance
  • Senior Pastor
  • Southern Pacific
  • Special Publication
  • Signal Processor
  • Service Pack
  • Service Provider
  • Street Photography
  • Special Performance
  • Supreme Power
  • Standard Pressure
  • Shoulder Pad
  • Student Program
  • Student Program
  • Street Photography
  • Sleep Paralysis
  • Sugar Pie 

Wrapping Up

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