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Police and Policing in Pakistan

Police and Policing in Pakistan Fasihuddin Abstract Policing in Pakistan underwent drastic changes after the introduction of a new police law the Police Order 2002. This article describes the existing police organization and structure in Pakistan. It also briefly analyzes the various police reforms done in Pakistan since the British era. Despite replacing the Police […]

Policing Colonisation The Evolution and Role of Sind Police and the Views of Sir Charles Napier on the Administration of Criminal Justice in Sind

Policing Colonisation The Evolution and Role of Sind Police and the Views of Sir Charles Napier on the Administration of Criminal Justice in Sind Aftab Nabi and Dost Ali Baloch This article examines the origin, evolution and orientation of police subsequent to the conquest of Sind and assesses how policing, and to a substantial extent, the administration of […]

Community Based Rehabilitation of Offenders; an Overview of Probation and Parole System in Pakistan 

Community Based Rehabilitation of Offenders; an Overview of Probation and Parole System in Pakistan Mazhar Hussain Bhutta Abstract Community based rehabilitation of offenders (probation and parole system) has got tremendous significance in criminal justice system as the world has sharply moved away from retributive to rehabilitative justice. The author has tried to explore the gaps between the […]

The Prison System in Pakistan

The Prison System in Pakistan Muhammad Masood Khan Abstract The present structure of the Prison system in Pakistan can be traced back to British India. The author has tried to explain the current situation of jails and their problems: overcrowding; mal-administration; lack of training and low salaries of jail staff; and outdated methods of treating […]

Judicial System of Pakistan 

Judicial System of Pakistan Barakatullah Abstract The judiciary is one of the three basic organs of the State, the other two being the Legislature and the Executive. It has a vital role in the functioning of the State, more so, in a democracy based on the Rule of Law. Since time immemorial, law and the […]