ISLAMABAD, February 12, 2018: Islamabad Khana and Industrial Area Police on Monday arrested three dacoits and as many street criminals and recovered bike as well as weapons from them, a police spokesman said. According to details, SSP Islamabad Najeeb ur Rehman Bugvi assigned the task to SP Industrial–Area Liaqat Hayat Niazi to accelerate efforts to arrest criminal elements. A police team headed by ASP Abdul Wahab including SHO Industrial area Police Station Inspector Khalid Mehmood Awan, Sub-Inspector Mansoor Ahmed, and other officials succeeded to arrest three street criminals. They were identified as Sheraz Baig, Waseem Zaman and Usman Ali. Police recovered bike and two pistols from their possession. According to initial investigation, the accused confessed that they along with other accomplices committed criminal acts in twin cities. On a tip off, SP (Rural) Hassam Bin Iqbal constituted a special team including SHO Khana police Sub-Inspector Liaqat Ali, ASIs Muhammad Zafar Medhi and Muhammad Nawaz Ahmed and others. This team raided at the hide out of dacoits at `Barma Town’ area and arrested three dacoits red-handed when they were planning to commit dacoity in an adjoining area.They have been identified as Sajjid Mehmood , Hamzad Aftab and Ehsan Kazmi. Police also recovered five pistols from them and they confessed to commit crime in various. Further investigation is underway from them. SSP (Operations) Najeeb ur Rehman Bugvi have appreciated this performance and directed police officials for effective policing in their respective areas.