During the first week of January 2023, Lahore police arrested 1,657 criminals in total.

Police detained 254 people on suspicion of possessing illegal weapons and displaying them and 97 people on charges of aerial firing.

62 people were detained by police on gambling-related offenses. Furthermore, the Lahore Police detained 227 individuals charged with major offenses within the first week of this year. During the first week of 2023, police made 227 proclaimed arrests.


86 target offenders, 110 court absconders, 117 POs, and 24 criminals in the A category were all apprehended by police.

Police detained 62 people for violating the kite-flying law. According to the National Action Plan, 114 people were detained under the Sound System Act, 115 under the Arms Act, 74 under the Security of Vulnerable Establishments Ordinance, 254 under the Tenancy Act, and one in a case involving hate speech.