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R. Sreelekha

R. Sreelekha is an officer in the Indian Police Service and the Lady Officer of the IPS from Kerala, India. Smt. Jija Madhavan Harisingh, who hails from Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, is the first Woman IPS officer from South-India, in Karnataka cadre. Sreelekha is a dedicated officer and has served as managing director for public sector organisations in Kerala, she has experienced gender discrimination. During her tenure in the CBI, she earned the nickname of'Raid Sreelekha'. Sreelekha was born on 25 December 1960, the daughter of Prof. N. Velayudhan Nair and B. Radhamma, she is married to Dr. Sethunath, Prof. Paediatric Surgery, Medical College Hospital, Thiruvananthapuram and has 1 son, who runs his own Management/Business Consultancy firm in Kochi. Sreelekha completed her schooling from Cotton Hill Girls School, Thiruvananthapuram where she was involved in various activities like music, drama, NCC and NSS, she went on to complete her bachelor's degree in English Literature at the Women's College in Thiruvananthapuram.

She did her Masters at the University Institute of English in the Kerala University Campus. In 2005, while in service, she obtained an MBA in Human Resource Management from IGNOU, she was awarded the prestigious Chevening Fellowship by the Government of United Kingdom and she undertook the fellowship studies in King's College, Science Po, Edinburgh University, United Nations offices in Geneva and Oxford from September to December 2015. She attended the Mid- Career Training Program at London Business School and UK Metropolitan Police in 2013. Prior to joining the Police service, worked as a lecturer at the Vidhyadhi Raja College, she worked for the Reserve Bank of India, as a Grade B Officer and was posted as a Statistical Officer in Mumbai. In January 1987, at the age of 26, Sreelekha became the first woman IPS officer in Kerala Cadre, she has 31 years of experience as an IPS officer now. After joining the Police service, she has served as District Superintendent of Police in 3 districts, Alappuzha and Thrissur.

Sreelekha worked with the Central Bureau of Investigation for 4 years as SP in Kerala and DIG in New Delhi. She was promoted to Deputy Inspector General of the Ernakulam Range. In 2005, Sreelekha was posted as the managing director of Kerala State Cooperative Rubber Marketing Federation. In June 2007, she was posted as the managing director of the Roads and Bridges Development Corporation of Kerala. On, she served as the Inspector General, Crime Branch, she served as Addl. DGP, Armed Police Battalions with additional charge for Training. From her posting as ADGP Vigilance, on 15 February 2014, she has been posted as ADGP, she was the Organising Secretary of the 5th National Conference of Women in Police, organised by the Bureau of Police Research & Development in July 2012, is a strong advocate of gender parity in the Kerala Police force. As ADGP, Sreelekha was asked by Kerala Home Minister, Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan to conduct an inquiry into the involvement of Kerala Information Commissioner K.

Natarajan, who had persuaded a Dy. S. P of Police to leave out the name of V S Achuthanandan from the list of accused in a land scam case. After completion of investigations, Sreelekha recommended the suspension of the Information Commissioner, upon finding that the official had misused his office. R. Sreelekha as ADGP Vigilance & anti-corruption Bureau, chargesheeted the Disproportionate Asset case against I. G. Tomin J Thachankary, accused in several other cases; as retaliation, Thachankary accused Sreelekha for violating norms in visiting Thailand prior to Government Permission. Sreelekha sought permission from the government to file a defamation suit against Tomin J. Thachankary, obtained the same; as the Transport Commissioner in Kerala, she reduced the road accidents and fatalities through inclusive road safety measures and in 2014, there were 292 less fatalities in Kerala against the statistics in 2013, a record achievement in India. The revenue from taxes and penalties reached. Motor Vehicle Department became successful in e-governance, Vahan-Sarathy was completed and an android app called'Smart trace' was made to detect vehicle duplications and digital record of around 98 lakh vehicles in the state.

She conducted Asia's first Road Hackathon with assistance from the World Bank, at Technopark where over 300 participants showcased their technological innovations to better road safety in the State. For detecting Praveen Murder case in Kottayam and arresting DySP Shaji and for getting lifetime imprisonment for him and his accomplices within 90 days of chargesheeting the case, she was awarded the Government's Meritorious Service Award, she was the officer investigating the Kiliroor sex scandal case, reported to the CBI court that there was no VIP involved. Thomas Chandy, an MLA and K. P. Mohanan was accused of being linked to the case. However, Sreelekha's deposition to the court was on the basis of the statement from the victim which absolved the two. R. Sreelekha investigated the irregularities in Consumerfed in procuring rice above the market price and for irregularities found in various godowns in Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram She was the Transport Commissioner of Kerala from July 2013 to September 2015, during which time, road accidents and fatalities were at an all-time low.

Asia's first road safety Hackathon conducted by her with assistance from World Bank at Technopark Trivandrum was a huge success. As ADGP Crime Records Bureau, she completed the Crime & Criminal Tracking networking system and started an interactiv

West Modesto, California

West Modesto is a census-designated place in Stanislaus County, United States. The population was 5,682 at the 2010 census, down from 6,096 at the 2000 census, it is part of the Modesto Metropolitan Statistical Area. West Modesto is located at 37°37′20″N 121°1′44″W. According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 2.0 square miles, 97.73% of it land and 2.27% of it water. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, West Modesto has a warm-summer Mediterranean climate, abbreviated "Csa" on climate maps; the 2010 United States Census reported that West Modesto had a population of 5,682. The population density was 2,796.2 people per square mile. The racial makeup of West Modesto was 3,020 White, 136 African American, 84 Native American, 263 Asian, 8 Pacific Islander, 1,885 from other races, 286 from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3,526 persons; the Census reported that 5,651 people lived in households, 31 lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, 0 were institutionalized.

There were 1,593 households, out of which 789 had children under the age of 18 living in them, 757 were opposite-sex married couples living together, 310 had a female householder with no husband present, 166 had a male householder with no wife present. There were 167 unmarried opposite-sex partnerships, 11 same-sex married couples or partnerships. 255 households were made up of individuals and 104 had someone living alone, 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.55. There were 1,233 families; the population was spread out with 1,755 people under the age of 18, 646 people aged 18 to 24, 1,545 people aged 25 to 44, 1,275 people aged 45 to 64, 461 people who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 30.2 years. For every 100 females, there were 103.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.5 males. There were 1,773 housing units at an average density of 872.5 per square mile, of which 792 were owner-occupied, 801 were occupied by renters. The homeowner vacancy rate was 3.5%.

2,682 people lived in owner-occupied housing units and 2,969 people lived in rental housing units. As of the census of 2000, there were 6,096 people, 1,728 households, 1,354 families residing in the CDP; the population density was 3,365.0 people per square mile. There were 1,820 housing units at an average density of 1,004.6 per square mile. The racial makeup of the CDP was 55.27% White, 3.33% African American, 2.53% Native American, 3.07% Asian, 0.36% Pacific Islander, 30.73% from other races, 4.72% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 51.28% of the population. There were 1,728 households out of which 43.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.7% were married couples living together, 19.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 21.6% were non-families. 16.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.6% had someone living alone, 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.51 and the average family size was 3.87. In the CDP, the population was spread out with 34.2% under the age of 18, 11.2% from 18 to 24, 28.5% from 25 to 44, 16.7% from 45 to 64, 9.4% who were 65 years of age or older.

The median age was 28 years. For every 100 females, there were 104.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 103.9 males. The median income for a household in the CDP was $30,132, the median income for a family was $30,848. Males had a median income of $27,286 versus $19,583 for females; the per capita income for the CDP was $10,850. About 23.7% of families and 28.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 39.0% of those under age 18 and 10.3% of those age 65 or over. In the California State Legislature, West Modesto is in the 12th Senate District, represented by Democrat Anna Caballero, the 21st Assembly District, represented by Democrat Adam Gray. In the United States House of Representatives, West Modesto is in California's 10th congressional district, represented by Democrat Josh Harder