Karachi: 15,658 accused detained in 4 months
KARACHI: The city police and Crime Investigation Department (CID) arrested 15,658 accused and recovered 13487 weapons and different explosive materials from their possession during different raids from January 1 to April 30, 2013. This was informed to IGP Sindh Shahid Nadeem Baloch in a four–month police performance report.
The report said that among the detained accused, 47 were terrorists, 46 extortionists, 21 target killers, 11 accused involved in kidnapping for ransom, 426 proclaimed offenders and 3864 absconders. It said that 32 bandits were killed in 438 police encounters, while 245 bandits were detained.