14 criminal law 15 criminal procedure 16 independent prosecution services 17 judiciary 18 appeals chapter 2 report on police organisations in pakistan the. Posted by pakistani law firmget legal information pakistan has an extensive penal code of some 511 articles, based on the indian penal code of 1860, extensively amended during both the pre independence and the post independence eras, and an equally extensive code of criminal procedure. The balochistan prosecution service (constitution, functions and powers) act, 2003 act vi of 2003 an act to reorganize and establish the prosecution service in the province of balochistan. The directorate of prosecution has proposed amendments in the crpc khyber pakhtunkhwa prosecution act, 2005 and khyber pakhtunkhwa prosecution services rules, 2005 as amended in 2010 vide (annexures-b.
The government of pakistan has availed loan of 350 million us dollar from asian bank under access to justice program for introduction of reforms in the criminal justice systemone of the policy action under access to justice program was creation of independent prosecution servicethe share of province of balochistan was fixed on the basis of nfc formula and an amount of rs1114480 million was.  substituted by the punjab criminal prosecution service (constitution, functions and powers) (amendment) act 2017 (xx of 2017), for the following: (1) the government shall appoint a prosecutor general, who shall be the head of the service, on such terms and conditions as may be determined by the government. Criminal justice system in pakistan also comprises of three basic institutions ie police, prosecution and judiciary before 2007, there were only two institutions in criminal justice system ie police and judiciary and there was no concept of independent prosecution department in pakistan.
Karachi: provincial assembly on friday passed the sindh criminal prosecution service (constitution, functions and powers) amendment bill 2015 amid uproar by the muttahida qaumi movement (mqm. Justice nasir aslam zahid, supreme court of pakistan (retired) & professor akmal wasim, hamdard university, pakistan prosecutorial services are generally governed by sections 492 to 495 of the code of criminal procedure (crpc), dating back well over a century, with necessary amendments from time to time. The punjab criminal prosecution service is embarking on a consistent struggle against terrorism and all evils to ensure justice, equality and security that foster the victims.
Quetta, 09 th august 2017 - he ms jeannette seppen, ambassador of the netherlands in pakistan and the mr cesar guedes, country representative of the united nations office on drugs and crime (unodc) undertook a visit to quetta and met with provincial minister for information and technology sardar raza barech, secretary prosecution, dr aftab ahmad baloch and the prosecutor general of the. To understand the criminal law in pakistan one needs to understand the socio cultural phenomena of this country also most of the criminal law that has been prevailing in pakistan was introduced by the british empire when india was a colony and pakistan was part of it. 27 august, islamabad - since 2011, the united nations officie of drugs and crime, country office pakistan (unodc) has been imparting training to police and prosecutors in an effort to improve the cooperation between them as they undertake their respective roles leading to prosecution as part of.
Terrorism prosecution in pakistan lip service in pakistan stan's criminal justice system—the prosecution and judiciary—are also responsible the police. Pakistan penal code (xlv of1860) [6th october, 1860] contents chapter - i introduction preamble 1 title and extent of operation of the code. (o) service means sindh criminal prosecution service and (p) supreme court means the supreme court of pakistan (2) the words and expressions used herein, but not defined, shall have the. Ahmad qadir personal assistant to prosecutor general at criminal prosecution services ,punjab,pakistan location lahore, pakistan industry law enforcement.
Prosecution system in pakistan and to find effective solutions to create an accessible, efficient and reliable justice system in pakistan moreover, this study aims analyze the issues concerning criminal. Other main causes of poor prosecution in pakistan and hence the dismal conviction rates are: absence of professional autonomy, poor training, lack of access to basic data, inadequate tools to.
The purpose of the service is to establish an independent, effective and efficient service for prosecution of criminal cases to ensure professional independence, for better coordination in the. The criminal justice system in pakistan comprises of five components ie the police, judiciary, prisons, prosecution, probation and parole this study discusses and analyzes the efficiency level of these components by taking into account the work assigned and disposed of by every component of the criminal justice system during the year 2014. Punjab criminal prosecution service was established on 08th april, 2006 as an independent service for criminal cases in punjab with an object for developing regulatory process for prosecution service to ensure the effective, fair, impartial and.