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        Telangana State Police Academy (erstwhile APPA) established in 1986, has been serving as a nodal agency and as an institution of higher learning for Police and other law enforcement agencies, including Forensic Scientists and Public Prosecutors. Surrounded by lush green hillocks in Himayat sagar, Hyderabad, the Andhra Pradesh Police Academy, spread over sprawling  175 acres, is located about 25 kms. away from Hyderabad City along Hyderabad Vikarabad  road.

          Late Sri N.T. Rama Rao, the then Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, laid the foundation stone for this prestigious Academy in 1986.  The living legendary Police Officer Sri C. Anjaneya Reddy, IPS (Retd) was the spirit behind the inception of this great Academy.  Great Police leaders like  Sri A.V. Subba Rao,IPS(Retd),  Sri.H.J.Dora,IPS(Retd), Sri M.V.Krishna Rao, IPS(Retd), Late Sri Jaspal Singh, IPS, Sri A.K.Mohanty, IPS(Retd),  Sri.M.Ratan, IPS (Retd) , Dr.C.N.Gopin Natha Reddy IPS (Retd)  and Sri N.Sambasiva Rao, IPS, Dr.M.Malakondaiah, IPS have contributed immensely to this Academy.   Dr.Ish Kumar, IPS., Addl. DGP took over as  the Director of Andhra Pradesh Police Academy on 4th May, 2015.   Academy,   imparted  Professional Police Training to as many as Trainees till june, 2013, including Police personnel of various ranks from Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Tripura, Bihar, Jharkhand and Union Territory of Lakshadweep etc.  

         The Academy, in collaboration with UNODC, trained 4,396  Police Personnel and Prosecuting Officers on  horrendous crime like Human Trafficking with a missionary zeal and won the appreciation from Mr. Gary Lewis, Representative of UNODC, ROSA , Mr. Wan Joo Kim, Asst. Attorney General for Civil Rights Division, Dept. of Justice, USA, Mr. Thomas March Bell, Counsel to the Assistant Attorney General for Human Trafficking,  Mr. Evan Andrew Young,  Dept. of Justice,  United States, Mr. Duke Lokka, International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Office, US. Embassy, New Delhi and Dr. P.M. Nair, Project Coordinator, Anti Human Trafficking, UNODC.