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Community Policing

The concept of Community policing is the participation and involvemnt of community in entire police management and operational strategies. Keeping in view Islamabad Police has developed a community-oriented policing service that uses a synergistic approach to meet the safety and security requirements of the community.


Steps Taken by ICT police towards community policing

  • Being more accessible and sensitive to community problems
  • To be courteous and polite with public
  • To Provide a sense of security to public
  • To improve relations between police and public
  • To redress the grievances of the public
  • To resolve minor disputes and non cognizable cases through citizen’s committee



Strategy

Establishment of following committees comprising community representatives

  • Central Citizen Committee (CCC)
  • Rescue-15 Committee (RC)
  • Traffic Committee (TC)
  • Human Rights Officers (HRO)
  • Citizen Police Coordination Committee at Police Stations (CPCC)
  • Security and vigilance committee
  • Social Media (Islamabad Police Official Page on facebook,twitter, Whatsapp Groups at ICTP community service and IRPIF)

Posting of human rights officers

Human Rights Officers (HRO) are posted in each Police Station to facilitate general public.Their functions are:

  • To monitor the activities at the police station and report to CPCC and SSP/Operation through Zonal SPs
  • To monitor and ensure formal arrest of the accused to be made and present before the court within 24 hours
  • To ensure that all the arrested persons are kept in the lockup
  • To Provide Free Legal aid/advice, in case required by the accused
  • To ensure Women are referred to Women police station for investigation and detention

CENTRAL COORDINATION COMMITTEE (CCC)

  • Central Coordination Committee is based in the CPO
  • It coordinates with all the Committees at the Police Station level
  • It suggests measures to improve police – public relations and Police Station Culture

RESCUE-15 COMMITTEE (RC)

  • To work at Rescue-15 to help/ improve the Police Response in case of emergencies
  • To monitor activities of Rescue-15 and suggest measures for improvement
  • To also suggest steps for the improvement 15 environment
  • To organize programs and promote police public relations

TRAFFIC COMMITTEE (TC)

  • To supervise Traffic Volunteers Program and Traffic Kids Program
  • To monitor Traffic education, environment, enforcement and engineering
  • To ensure the issuance of traffic licensing in a more streamlined manner
  • To suggest measures to improve traffic management and planning

CITIZEN POLICE COORDINATION COMMITTEES (CPCC)

  • Is established at Police Station level
  • It comprises of non-controversial representatives from all walks of life
  • Committee consists of President, Secretary General and rest as members
  • It engages with police in non-cognizable cases like matrimonial cases family issues

Public Welfare Initiatives

  • Introduced Online Compliant Management System for swift redressal of grievances
  • Police Stations increased from 18 to 22 
  • Upgraded Reporting Rooms in 14 Police Stations
  • Constituted Vigilance and Conciliatory Committees
  • Establishment of Control Room in CPO, Islamabad
  • Patrolling system revamped
  • Raising of Counter Terrorism Force (CTF)
  • Summer Camp activity every year
  • Upgradation/modernization of Police Stations
  • Upgraded reporting room by ICITAP(International Criminal Investigative Training Assistance Program)
  • Interactive Social Media Platform for active community Policing to be a bridge between police and public
  • Emergency Alarm System (Media Houses, Schools, colleges, Universities, Masajids, Imam Bargahs, Hospitals, and other sensitive installations)
  • Establishment of ITP FM Radio
  • One window operations of DDL
  • ITP Conducts Road Safety Seminars, Quizzes, lectures, in universities, colleges, schools, about awareness of traffic rules,
  • Establishment of four help units in ITP
  • Family gala every year to promote public and police interaction
  • Live traffic streaming with traffic law messages for public awareness and education
  • ICPOLCOM at Police Lines Headquarters (under Construction)
  • Establishment of Services Centre at F-6 (Under Construction)
  • Online Tenant Registration System