Government

July 31, 2014

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Al Ain Police Arrest Firework Vendor of Asian Nationality

The Al Ain Police Directorate recently arrested a vendor of Asian nationality for selling and promoting fireworks. The directorate has begun an investigation and the vendor was transferred to the public prosecution in preparation for his trial.


Brigadier Hamad Ajlan Al Amimi, Director of the Al Ain Police Directorate, clarified that the Al Hili Police Station recently received"...

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July 30, 2014

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ADP Confiscates 18 Kg of Marijuana from Gulf Dealer who Intended to Sell them during Eid

Under the code-named ‘Eid Operation’, Abu Dhabi Police managed to arrest a Gulf dealer in possession of 18.5 kg of marijuana he allegedly planned to sell to young people during the Al Fitr holidays.


Colonel Dr. Rashid Mohammad Borshid, Head of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) at the Abu Dhabi Police GHQ, said that the Anti-Drug Section staff members"...

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July 30, 2014

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Capital Police Warn Against Leaving Children in Vehicles and with Bad Companions

The Capital Police Directorate called upon parents to not leave their children with bad companions or unattended in parked vehicles. They were also urged to provide the proper care for the children and to watch them for their safety.

Colonel Dr. Rashid Mohammad Borshid, Acting Director of the Capital Police Directorate warned against the consequences of leaving children unattended in vehicles, which exposes the children to potential risks of suffocation"...

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July 29, 2014

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Al Ain Traffic Implements Awareness Program for Road Travelers

Al Ain Traffic Section at the Traffic and Patrols Directorate at Abu Dhabi Police launched a field outreach program for people traveling by land to spend the Eid holidays in neighboring countries. The initiative aims to promote traffic awareness, in pursuance of the Abu Dhabi Police GHQ’s strategic objectives to make roads safer.


As part of the program, a large number"...

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July 29, 2014

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1,748,438 Calls Received by ADP Operations Room in 6 Months

The Abu Dhabi Police Operations Room received 1,748,438 phone calls on the emergency number 999 in the emirate of Abu Dhabi during the first half of this year. Of these calls, there were 514,236 notifications, out of which 171,328 traffic reports and 185,341 criminal notifications. The customer satisfaction rate stood at 98.88%, an increase from the 97.4% reached in the first quarter of this year due to the standards of excellence specified by procedures of the detection, monitoring, and analysis guide for monitoring the Operations"...

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July 28, 2014

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ADP Traffic and Patrols Directorate Distributes Sweets to Motorists

To mark Eid Al Fitr, the traffic patrols at the Abu Dhabi Police Traffic and Patrols Directorate distributed sweets to motorists, and congratulated them on the advent of Eid. This gesture comes in line with Abu Dhabi Police’s keenness to interact with community members on this joyous occasion.


Brigadier Eng. Hussein Ahmed Al Harithi, Director of Traffic and Patrols"...

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July 28, 2014

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Civil Defense Calls on Public to Comply with the Prevention and Safety Requirements

The Directorate General of Civil Defense appealed to both citizens and residents to adhere to public safety and fire prevention requirements; providing a set of instructions that enhance safety and prevention during Eid Al Fitr holidays.


In a statement on the occasion, Major General Rashid Thani Al Matrooshi, Acting Commander-in-chief of Civil Defense noted that given the"...

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July 28, 2014

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Abu Dhabi Tourism Police Intensifies Efforts to Serve Tourists during Eid Festivities

The Tourism Police Section at Abu Dhabi Police intensified efforts to provide high-quality services to visitors of Abu Dhabi's tourist areas and landmarks during the Eid El Fitr holidays. To this end, the section has deployed its members around the clock to provide advice and instructions for tourists and visitors, in a way that reflects the civilized cultural aspects of the United Arab Emirates.


Lieutenant"...

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July 27, 2014

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National Ambulance Prepared to Face Emergencies during Eid

The National Ambulance Company said that it is prepared for any emergency across the Northern Emirates during the Eid Al Fitr holiday. Medical personnel and ambulances are equipped with the tools and medical devices needed in order for the company to provide services to the public and reduce emergency response time.


Ahmed Al Hajeri, Deputy CEO at the National Ambulance Company,"...

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July 27, 2014

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Al Gharbia Police Prepare for Eid Al Fitr

Al Gharbia, the Western Region Police Directorate at Abu Dhabi Police, prepared for the Eid Al Fitr holiday by setting a comprehensive plan to strengthen the safety and security of the residents and road users. In particular, the plan focuses on the overland travelers through the Al Ghuwaifat Port. This port usually witnesses high arrival and departure movement by travelers coming into or leaving the UAE to enjoy the holiday during Eid Al Fitr.


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