Firs for Counterfeiting Currency Continue to Increase

Firs for Counterfeiting Currency Continue to Increase

The number of First Information Reports (FIRs) filed for counterfeiting currency continued to increase with 44 per district being filed in January 2012 as compared to 37 registered in December and 28 in November 2011. Of the 2,906 cases of threat and fraud, counterfeiting currency was not only the most frequent but also the most…

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Increase in Cases of Forced Marriages

Increase in Cases of Forced Marriages

A report based on monitoring of 84 DPO offices across Pakistan ISLAMABAD, March 15, 2012: An increase in cases of forced marriages was recorded in December 2011 with an average 14 First Information Reports (FIRs) being filed per district as compared to eight in the preceding month, says a Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN)…

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Murder, Attempted Murder Widely Reported Crimes

Murder, Attempted Murder Widely Reported Crimes

A report based on crime statistics collected from 81 DPO offices across Pakistan in November 2011 Murder, attempted murder and hurt were the most widely reported crimes in November 2011. As many as 743 First Information Reports (FIRs) were filed for murder and 920 for attempted murder in 72 of the 81 monitored districts. A total…

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Faisalabad Registers Most FIRs for 11 of 27 Monitored Crimes

Faisalabad Registers Most FIRs for 11 of 27 Monitored Crimes

A report based on crime statistics collected from 73 DPO offices across Pakistan in October 2011 District Faisalabad reported the most crimes in October 2011 constituting 11% of the 32,021 FIRs filed for the 27 observed crimes in 73 districts nationwide. The highest number of FIRs in the district were lodged for murder, attempted murder, hurt,…

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Urban Hubs in Sindh, KP and Punjab Register the Most Murder FIRs

Urban Hubs in Sindh, KP and Punjab Register the Most Murder FIRs

A Report Based on Crime Statistics Collected from 83 DPO Offices across Pakistan in September 2011 According to crime statistics gathered by FAFEN from 83 districts across the country, there were as many as 85 cases of murder reported and 84 FIRs lodged for attempted murder in Karachi (West) district of Sindh, the highest recorded figures…

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21% of Total 36,774 FIRs Pertained Of Crimes against Property

21% of Total 36,774 FIRs Pertained Of Crimes against Property

At least 32 vehicles robbed in each district during August Hurt, attempted murder and murder most widespread in the country A report Based on Crime Statistics Collected from 76 DPO Offices across Pakistan in August 2011 According to crime statistics collected by FAFEN from 76 districts across the country in August 2011, 21% of the total…

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3% of the Total 40,446 FIRs Pertained to Crimes against Women

3% of the Total 40,446 FIRs Pertained to Crimes against Women

According to officially disclosed statistics of 40,446 FIRs registered in 70 monitored districts of the country which were collected by FAFEN in July 2011, crimes against women made up 3% of the total. Of the 40 honour killings cases registered in 15 of the monitored districts, 45% were reported in six districts in Sindh, including Tando Muhammad Khan (6), Ghotki (4) and Benazirabad (4) among others.

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18% FIRs Pertain to Property Crimes

18% FIRs Pertain to Property Crimes

A report based on crime statistics collected from 66 DPO offices across Pakistan during June 2011 As many as 7,204 FIRs were registered against crimes pertaining to property making up 18% of the total 39,497 FIRs registered in 66 districts monitored across the country in June 2011. On average, 109 FIRs were registered against property-related crimes…

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Crimes against Women Increased by 18% in a Year

Crimes against Women Increased by 18% in a Year

ISLAMABAD, August 5, 2011: Crimes against women, including forced marriages and sexual assaults, registered an increase of 18% over a period of one year, according to a comparison of cases registered in 61 districts across the country. Based on the comparison of number of FIRs pertaining to anti-women crimes in 61 districts, the number of…

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Murder and Crimes against Women Frequent in Urban Districts

Murder and Crimes against Women Frequent in Urban Districts

Serious crimes like murder and rape were frequently reported in urban districts of the country in April 2011. The highest numbers of FIRs regarding murder (98) were registered in the district of Karachi while the district of Lahore reported the highest number of rape cases (29). The regions of Punjab and Sindh reported more crimes…

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