Police Apprehend 12,69 Criminals Including 434 POs
Umer Jamshaid 2 months ago Sun 06th June 2021 | 05:00 PM
RAWALPINDI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 6th Jun, 2021 ) :Police have apprehended 1,269 criminals including 434 Proclaimed Offenders (POs) involved in heinous crimes during last five months and recovered 23 kalashnikovs, 46 guns/rifles, 257 pistols, four carbeans, seven daggers, over 122 kg charras, over three kg opium, over eight kg heroin, 1993 liters liquor, cash Rs 175,000, 45 mobile phones, thousands of kites and kite flying string rolls, three vehicles, nine motorcycles and valuables worth million of rupees.
According to district police spokesman, Rawalpindi Police registered 327 cases during the period and arrested 277 accused besides recovering 23 kalashnikovs, 46 guns/rifles, 257 pistols, four carbeans, seven daggers and ammunition from their possession.
12 cases were also registered against 62 gamblers who were sent behind the bars during last five months.
12 Sound System Act violators were also sent behind the bars in nine cases registered in different police stations of the division.
Saddar Division police on the directives of City Police Officer also launched operations against gangs and managed to bust five dacoit gangs, netting 17 criminals besides recovering nine pistols, three vehicles, nine motorcycles and other items from their possession.
The spokesman informed that police in their crackdown against Proclaimed Offenders (POs) rounded up 82 A category criminals, 353 B category POs and also registered 29 cases against 33 accused who facilitated the POs.
Superintendent Police (SP) Saddar Division Kamran Hameed appreciating performance of hard working Station House Officers (SHOs) and investigation teams awarded certificates of commendation and directed to accelerate operations against anti-social elements.