17 suspects arrested during search operation Read more

17 suspects arrested during search operation

Islamabad: Kohsar, Bani Gala and Secretariat police stations on Wednesday arrested a total of 17 suspects during search operation in their respective areas, a police spokesman said.
Following the directions of IGP Islamabad Bani Amin Khan, teams of Kohsar, Bani Gala and Secretariat police stations conducted search in their areas. The search operation was conducted by police teams in various localities including slum areas, under construction buildings, houses, hotels and a total of 17 suspects were arrested who could not produce any document for their identification. The purpose of starting search …

IGP orders steps to establish watch towers Read more

IGP orders steps to establish watch towers

KARACHI: Inspector General of Police IGP Sind, Fayyaz Ahmed Laghari, on Tuesday directed the officers to keep in view terrorist activities and unrest so as to bring the criminal elements in grip of law, restore peace in the city and protect life and property of citizens.
He made these directives while reviewing the law and order situation and progress report of Abbas Town bomb blast in a meeting held at his office. The IGP instructed officials to take steps for establishment of watch towers in sensitive areas and police pickets …

SC orders suspension of 400 policemen involved in criminal cases Read more

SC orders suspension of 400 policemen involved in criminal cases

KARACHI: The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday issued a show-cause notice to Inspector General of Police (IGP) Sindh for concealing facts of police officials’ involvement in criminal cases and ordered him to immediately place over 400 such police officials under suspension.
A larger SC bench headed by Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali was seized with Karachi law and order suo moto implementation case at its Karachi registry. Other members of bench were Justice Khilji Arif Hussain, Justice Sarmad Jalal Usmani, Justice Gulzar Ahmed and Justice Athar Saeed.
At the outset of the hearing, …