Civic Centre Control unit linked to CPO Karachi
KARACHI—The link of Command and Control Center (CCC) at Civic Center here has been provided to the Central Police Office Command and Control Center with a view to provide better security to the citizens of Karachi.
As a result, Command and Control Center setup in Central Police Office will also monitor 1240 CCTV cameras installed under the Command of Civic Center Control Room, said a statement on Friday.
Commandant Special Security Unit (SSU) Maqsood Ahmed said that due to new arrangements, the surveillance system of whole Karachi has been put under one umbrella and will be monitored through Command and Control Center CPO while Command and Control Center Civic Center will continue to function as usual.
As a result of these arrangements, the surveillance system can help locate, trace and follow the law breakers throughout the city especially crimes committed on streets.
The efforts are also being made to increase the number of high resolution CCTV cameras throughout the city of Karachi.
He further stated that efforts are underway to improve the non-functional cameras and remove other shortcomings.
The CPO has already undertaken quality and quantity audit for the cameras supplied earlier and their maintenance, he added.