When conversation around the dinner table chances upon the topic of Delhi police, you'll hear many accounts of unsavoury experiences with the police authorities. Whether it be thug-like intimidating behaviour or incidents of bribery, our experiences with a few result in the labelling of the entire force as a group who misuse their authority. The accounts by police personnel on this Facebook page Humans of Delhi Police, describing their problems in the force, long work hours which force them to stay away from their families, life-threatening situations they've been in and how they helped people in need will reveal that behind the khaki they're humans too.

Take a look at some truly intriguing stories narrated by these protectors of law:

We sleep peacefully, while they stand guard. It's time we looked at them differently and acknowledged their sacrifice.