Police Training Centre, Rangpur was incepted in 1972 at Rangpur police lines as the Zonal Police Training School (ZPTS). The Zonal Police Training School was upgraded as the Police Training Centre (PTC) on 18th April in 1990. Consequently, 20 acres of land was acquired in 1980 in different location. Respective Commandant (DIG of Police) commands the Police Training Centre. Next time PTC authority took initiatives in addition to acquire 10 acres land. On 28th February 2010 received 9.90 acres land. The total area is now 29.90 acres.