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Editorial: The Need for Effective and Responsive Police Training to Counter Terrorism

Editorial: The Need for Effective and Responsive Police Training to Counter Terrorism Farhat Ullah Policing is a challenging profession. Police officers are expected to have considerable knowledge of criminal justice system, its values and significance for law and order in a democratic society. They need to have equipped themselves of investigative skills, technical matters of criminal […]

Effectiveness of Police Public Services Mechanism in Crime Reduction in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

Effectiveness of Police Public Services Mechanism in Crime Reduction in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan Farhat Ullah1, Dr. Muhammad Ibrar2 Abstract The significance of police in any society to prevent crimes and its role in provision of services to citizens is very important. This paper highlights the institutional status of police public services with special emphasis on its […]

Exploring Women Involvement in Crimes in Pakistan

Exploring Women Involvement in Crimes in Pakistan Asma Islam1, Dr. Muhammad Farooq2 and Dr. Babak Mahmood3 Abstract The present research focuses on exploring the etiology of female involvement in crimes and its effects on their family during imprisonment. Every crime adds in wretchedness to the world. The female crimes go past human observation as females are seen […]

Framing of Panama Leaks in Pakistan’s Leading Newspapers

Framing of Panama Leaks in Pakistan’s Leading Newspapers Prof. Dr. Syed Abdul Siraj1, Anbreen Waheed2 Abstract The Panama Leaks is a high-profile issue in the political landscape of Pakistan. The Court trail of Ex-Prime Minster (Muhammad Nawaz Sharif) and his family on Panama case were analyzed in this study covering Pakistan‟s Urdu and English newspapers. In this study […]

Spatiotemporal Concentration of Homicides in Karachi

Spatiotemporal Concentration of Homicides in Karachi Imran Khan1, Farkhunda Burke2 and Syed Nawaz-ul-Huda3 Abstract Homicide, a primeval crime has been escalating globally with varying spatiotemporal fluctuations depending on level of development of countries, which has far reaching socio cultural and political influence on societies. Karachi, being a third world mega polis of Pakistan witnessed spatiotemporal fluctuations of homicides due to various reasons. […]

An Investigation of the Impact of Poverty and Unemployment on Criminal Behaviour among Youths: An Empirical Approach

An Investigation of the Impact of Poverty and Unemployment on Criminal Behaviour among Youths: An Empirical Approach Prof. Dr. Naimatullah Shah1, Dr. Bahadur Ali Soomro2 and Abdul Jaleel Mirjat3 Abstract The present paper aims to investigate the impact of poverty and unemployment on criminal behavior among adults and youths in Pakistan. A conceptual framework as developed on the basis of […]

Sadistic Impulsiveness and Violent Behaviour in Prisoners of Lahore

Sadistic Impulsiveness and Violent Behaviour in Prisoners of Lahore Anum Shafqat1, Dr. Saima Majeed2 and Prof. Dr. Farah Malik3 Abstract The present study was designed to explore the tendency of sadistic impulsiveness and violent behavior in prisoners of Lahore, Pakistan. The study was initiated with the hypotheses that there will be a positive relationship between sadistic-impulsiveness and violent behavior […]