The Telangana State Police Academy(erstwhile APPA) was established in the year, 1986 at CPL, Amberpet. It wasshifted to the present campus in 1993. The Academy is spread over an area of148 acres. (27 acres lost in ORR formation).The Academy was renamed “RajaBahadur Venkata Rama Reddy (RBVRR) A.P.Police Academy” in 2013 and later itsname was changed as “RBVRR Telangana State Police Academy” from February 2015due to re-organization of the State.


The RBVRR Telangana State PoliceAcademy trains Police Officers of and above the rank of Sub-Inspectorsincluding Gazetted Officers (DySsP), Forensic Scientists, Addl. /Asst. PublicProsecutors and Officers from other departments i.e., Customs & Excise,Motor Vehicle Inspectors, Forest Range Officers from Telangana State. And otherStates on request. The Academy also conducts In-service training like Mandatorycourses, Training of Trainers courses, Orientation courses, Thematic courses,Conversion courses, Computer courses, Outdoor courses (PT, Weapon Training)Ministerial Staff courses and Seminars/Workshops on topical subjects.


More than 1 lakh trainees (Police and Non-Police)have undergone training in this Academy during the last 30 years.