The cyber cell, Malappuram functioning round the clock as spinal columns of Malappuram police ever since it has been established in the year 2008 under the direct supervision of district police chief, Malappuram. The Deputy Superintendent of Police District crime records bureau is in charge of cyber cell Malappuram. All the police personnel working in the cyber cell are trained in cyber crimes and cyber forensics by CDAC, FSL and IMG.
Cyber Cell assists the investigating officers in locating the accused persons/missing persons by processing the call details received from various service providers. All cyber crimes including the complaints on abuse of social media is handled by this wing. It also assists local police in collecting digital evidence/digital data for the investigation of crimes.