One day work shop on Sensitization/Orientation about the implementation of juvenile care and protection was organised at DPL Ganderbal in which Police Investigating Officers (I/Os) were directed and briefed about the sensitivity of juvenile cases and their orientation.
The meeting was convened by CJM Ganderbal Smt. Umi Kulsoom (Principal Magistrate Juvenile Justice Board Ganderbal) at Conference Hall DPL Ganderbal in which District Police Investigating Officers took part and discussed various issues pertaining to Juvenile Care and Protection.
It is pertinent to mention here that Juvenile crimes are rapidly increasing day by day which resulted in crimes and abuses against the minors in the community.
To Curb this menace, following points were highlighted during the meeting:-
Rights of Juvenile.
Role of Special Juvenile Police officer.
Role of Chid protection Police officers.
Role of Juvenile Justice Board.
Role of Chid Welfare Committee etc.
During the meeting, APP Shri Iftikhar Hussain, LCPO Miss Sameena Anjum, Member Juvenile Justice Board Ganderbal Shri Ghulam Rasool and Incharge CWC Shri Zulafkhar Khan were the speakers on the said occasion and highlighted various issues of the Juvenile Justice, Care and Protection Act-2015.
Moreover, all the Officers were thoroughly briefed to overlook the Juvenile related crimes Sensitively and the juveniles who are involved in any criminal activities may be provided proper guidance and counseling.
The meeting was also attended by DySP Headquarters Ganderbal Shri Ghulam Hassan-JKPS, DySP DAR Ganderbal Shri Muzaffer Jan-JKPS, Inspector Syed Sajad Hussain In-charge Special Police Juvenile Unit Ganderbal, RI DPL Ganderbal Inspector Mohammad Abraham, LO DPL Ganderbal and other senior officers.