Recovery Strategy


District Police, BHAKKAR has made efficient and effective measures to stop cattle theft in the District. In result of which the crime of cattle theft is become a minor crime in District Bhakkar .The District Police,Bhakkar has recovered many stolen cattle in recent crackdowns. The key measures of the recovery strategy are as under:

  • Strict actions taken against rassagirs (Patrons)
  • Making full equiped with latet technologies police pickets at all District BHAKKAR entry-exit points,like Dajal Check Post, Shakar wala , Asif Pull etc.
  • Checking of transportation of cattle within and outside the district Bhakkar from sunset to sunrise
  • Petrolling of Police Mobiles is also monitored with latest technology of GPS Tracker System
  • In the days of Mandies in the neighbour Districts, special police pickets are arranged to stop and recover stolen cattles

In order to stop and recover cattle theft , District Police Bhakkar requires an effective participation and feedback from the rural community. Bhakkar Police  do not intend to employ the traditional and cumbersome method of THEEKRI-PEHRA (volunteer watchmen) to prevent this crime, which causes great inconvenience to the people of the district. 


The District Police, Bhakkar has arrested several notorious and most wanted car and motor cycle lifters in recent operations with the support of the Crime cell and Muhafiz squad team. Vehicle theft has been the main crime of the district Bhakkar.Department of Police District Bhakkar has established and made functional SWAS (smart verification alert system)  to stop and apprehend the crminals involved in Vehicle theft activities.Special teams like Crime Cell , Muhafiz Squad have been deployed to arrest the criminals of Vehicle theft specially motor bike and cars. . These teams are working to detect and impound the stolen/ tampered vehicles in District BHAKKAR. In  recent search operations, these teams have detected and recovered various stolen vehicles. These Teams have recoverd many stolen vehicles the criminals arrested has confessed of lifting the motor cycles from many Districts of punjab like Layyah , Muzzafargarh, Multan, DG Khan , Jhang , Mianawali.Later On these Motorcycles and cares are handed Over to the Original Owners in joint press Conference at DPO Office Bhakkar.