The District Training Centre (D.T.C.), Pedavegi, W.G. District is established as part of Government initiative to open a training centre to train police personal in each district. The DTC is situated about 19 KM away from Eluru (District Head Quarters) on Eluru – Jangareddigudem Road. It is situated adjacent to Jawahar Navodaya Vidhyalaya and APSWR School at Pedavegi Village, Pedavegi Mandal, West Godavari District. The above land was handed over to Police Department on 17.11.2007 by the Revenue authorities. After successfully coming out of legal disputes with local farmers, the construction work was taken up and completed during the year 2008.
Functioning of the DTC was commenced on 03.01.2009 with the Basic Induction training for 234 SCT PCs (Civil) belong to Visakhapatnam City, Rural and Chittoor Districts.