National Crime Data Analytics Unit
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Crime databases provide an important tool for evidence-based policing, trends analysis, policy development, operational efficacy, resource allocation and realignment. Moreover, a centralized and integrated crime data repository is critical for effective crime prevention and control. One of the key mandated functions of National Police Bureau (NPB), as a coordinating body for all police organizations in Pakistan, is to maintain a national crime database and conduct analysis. The Bureau has therefore, as part of its recent initiatives, established a National Crime Data Analytics Unit (NCDAU). The primary objective of this unit is to establish a comprehensive, integrated and centralized crime data collection, analysis, and dissemination capability at the national level.

Objectives/Functions of NCDAU: