Islamabad: 423 POs, court absconders arrested
ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Police have arrested 423 proclaimed offenders, court absconders and military deserters during the current year, police said. According to details, the SSP Islamabad directed SPs and the sub-divisional police officers (SDPOs) to carry out a campaign against the accused involved in various criminal cases and slipped away after commission of offences. Both the SPs and SDPOs launched a campaign to nab all the offenders and deserters.
In compliance of the orders, City Circle Police arrested 25 proclaimed offenders and 73 court absconders. Margalla Circle Police arrested 18 proclaimed offenders and 35 court absconders. Industrial Area Circle arrested 17 proclaimed offender, seven court absconders and one military deserter.
Saddar Circle Police arrested 22 proclaimed offenders, 38 court absconders and 6 military deserters. Secretariat Circle Police arrested 15 proclaimed offenders, 47 court absconders and seven military deserters. Shahzad Town Circle Police arrested 38 proclaimed offenders and nine court absconders.
Similarly Rural Circle Police arrested 23 proclaimed offenders, 36 court absconders and seven military deserters.