SIUCIA police arrest 189 accused in three months

Special Investigation Unit SIU/CIA Police Karachi on Monday claimed to have arrested 189 accused during different raids and recovered hand grenades, arms, ammunition, snatched cars & bikes and hashish in first three months of 2013.

A police report said that SIU/CIA police conducted raids in supervision of SSP SIU/CIA, Muhammad Farooq Awan, and arrested 12 target killers, 11 extortionists, four terrorists, while four criminals, including a extortionist, were killed and a terrorist was injured during encounters with them.

According to the report, SIU/CIA police also arrested 18 proclaimed offenders wanted in high profile cases and 57 absconders. They also recovered four hand grenades, two submachine guns, three repeaters, four 7mm rifles, 63 pistols, some magazines, some cartridges, 11 snatched bikes, two snatched cars and hashish from their possession.