Administration of Justice

Legal Research Guide to Pakistan
www.nyulawglobal.org/globalex/Pakistan.htm


This site provides general information about legal research regarding Pakistan.  In particular, the site includes information about constitutional development, constitutional statutes of Islamic law, process of law making, and the court system.

Ministry of Law, Justice & Human Rights
www.pakistan.gov.pk/ministries/index.jsp?MinID=16&cPath=172


The Ministry's website contains information and links about policies, publications, information and services, forms, tenders, jobs, news and press releases, and related links.

Ministry of Narcotics Control
202.83.164.26/wps/portal/Monc


The Ministry's website offers information about the anti narcotics force, news, highlights and more.

The Official Web Gateway to the Government of Pakistan
www.pakistan.gov.pk/

The gateway offers links and information to various ministries and their respective divisions. Of special interest to WCJLN users are links to the Ministry of Law, Justice & Human Rights.

Supreme Court of Pakistan
www.supremecourt.gov.pk/web/default.asp

The official website provides information about the judicature, judgements and reports, annual reports, cause lists and a resource center.


Juvenile Justice

Society for the Protection of the Rights of the Child (SPARC)
www.sparcpk.org/crs_juvenile_justice.php

SPARC works to create awareness about the plight and needs of children in conflict with the law, about Pakistan’s juvenile justice system and about international guidelines and agreements concerning juvenile justice. SPARC trains relevant authorities about their responsibilities under the Juvenile Justice System Ordinance 2000 and about child rights. They also work to improve conditions in juvenile sections and to secure the release of as many children as possible. SPARC publishes an annual report that addresses several juvenile justice issues.


Law & the Courts

Lahore High Court
www.lhc.gov.pk/

Explains the constitution, jurisdiction and history of the court.

Law and Justice Commission of Pakistan
www.ljcp.gov.pk

The main function of the Commission is to suggest reforms to the law, including their modernization, unification and codification.  The site includes annual reports of the various courts, judicial statistics, and reports of the Law Commission.

Legal Research Guide to Pakistan
www.nyulawglobal.org/globalex/Pakistan.htm


This site provides general information about legal research regarding Pakistan.  In particular, the site includes information about constitutional development, constitutional statutes of Islamic law, process of law making, and the court system.


Police & Law Enforcement

Sindh Police
www.karachipage.com/sinpolice.html

Information on role of the police and training. Also includes crime statistics. In English.


Research & Statistics

Pakistan Society of Criminology
www.pakistansocietyofcriminology.com

This website offers publications, articles, information about laws in Pakistan that concern the multi-faceted criminal justice issues that face Pakistan.

Federal Bureau of Statistics - Government of Pakistan
www.statpak.gov.pk/depts/index.html

This website offers numerous links to statistics and publications about Pakistan. Of special interest to WCJLN users is the section Social Statistics, under which Crime is a category.