ISLAMABAD (PR): Greater police-community collaboration is the key to control crimes and improve law & order situation as without public cooperation , police cannot achieve better results. This was stated by Mr. Jamil Ahmad Hashmi, Superintendent of Police (Saddar) Islamabad while addressing business community at Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry. He discussed different options with businessmen for improving security situation in the federal capital. He underlined that partnership-based and collaborative efforts between policy and community will prove more efficient and effective to preventing crimes & improving the state of law & order.
Jamil Hashmi emphasized that people should come forward without any fear to provide leads to police about any doubtful activity so that police could take corrective measures. He said that Islamabad Police has already traced and nabbed many terrorists including 2 car theft gangs with the cooperation of people. He stressed that we should work jointly to building confidence and trust between police and community that would greatly help in improving law & order situation.
In his welcome address, Zafar Bakhtawari, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry highlighted the problems being faced by the businessmen. He said abduction of businessmen for ransom, rising incidents of robberies from shops and banks, car thefts and street crimes have created a sense of insecurity in businessmen and police should play more active role to make Islamabad a crime-free city.