As the IG Punjab took historical step statred first time police volunteers internship program for two weeks, in connection with internship program 150 students made a study visit to CCPO office Lahore on the last day of their internship.
On the instructions of CCPO Lahore, SSP Admin Atif Nazir while giving a detailed briefing to the students about the structure and work of Lahore Police said that there are total 06 divisions of Lahore which are under the supervision of 04 DIGs and 04 SSPs. While SPs, DSPs, ASPs, SHOs and in charge of investigation are controlling all the division. 06 divisions of Lahore include City, Sadar, Iqbal Town, Cantt, Model Town and Civil Lines. The students raised various questions, SSP Admin answering the questions said that police alone cannot control crime but for this all the citizens have to understand their duties. The population of Lahore is around one crore five million and keeping such a large population safe can only be possible with the support of the public because the criminal is also a part of our society and lives in a house or neighborhood. All of you should report such people to the police. In response to a question, the SSP admin said that the record of action on discipline in the police department is more than other departments and nowadays, due to the availability of online facility, you can easily complain to any SHO etc.
There are 84 police stations in the city of Lahore for the protection of the public and work is being done to increase their number in the future. The students put forward various suggestions saying that dolphin patrolling should be increased so that a common man feels more secure and awareness about the police helpline should be made public for the ease of common man.
Expressing their feedback, the students told SSP Admin that their two-week internship was quite successful, during which they visited various police stations, DIG Operations, Service Centre, Investigation and Chohang Centre.
The crime scene has also been examined practically and this will lead to an increase in our knowledge of the difficulties faced by the police and how hard they are working day and night to ensure the protection of human rights. Students also visited welfare center, welfare branch, social media cell and other centers in CCPO office. At the end of the visit, the students also took a group photo with the SSP Admin while the SSP Admin see off wishing them all the best for their future.