Islamabad: Islamabad Police during the current year arrested 119 street criminals during its special campaign to curb street crime as well as dacoity incidents and also recovered looted items worth hundreds of thousands of rupees, 119 mobile phones and eleven cars from their possession.
A special plan was prepared by SSP Islamabad Tahir Alam Khan to curb street crime and directions were issued to all SHOs and patrolling officers for effective policing as well as vigilance in their areas. As per this plan, record of those persons ever remained involved in street crime was also obtained by the police officials and their monitoring was ensured.
City Circle Police during the current year arrested 23 street criminals, Saddar Circle police arrested 58 persons, and Industrial Circle police arrested 19 while Rural Zone nabbed 19 street criminals during the ongoing year.
A total of 119 mobile phones snatched or stolen by them and eleven cars were also recovered from them.
Acting IGP Islamabad Bani Amin Khan has appreciated the performance of police. He, however, directed them to curb the crimes in 2011 through effective patrolling and high vigilance.
SSP Islamabad Tahir Alam Khan has further directed all Sub-Divisional Police Officers (SDPOs) and Station House Officers (SHOs) to ensure effective patrolling in their jurisdictions and take stern action against the anti-social elements.
For more information, contact:
Capital Territory Police Islamabad Pakistan
Data centre H-11, Admin Block,
Police Head Quarter, Islamabad
Tel: +9251 925 8371 Ext (160)
Fax: +9251 444 3180