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September 2, 2014

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Sharjah Air Wing Finds Two Emiratis Whose Car had Broken Down in Desert

A search and rescue helicopter at Sharjah Air Wing Section, an affiliate of the Ministry of Interior, found two young Emiratis who had gone missing after their vehicle had broken down in the desert sands of the Central Region of Sharjah.


The Sharjah Air Wing Section was tipped off by the Sharjah Police Operations Room about a four-wheel drive vehicle that had become stuck"...

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September 1, 2014

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National Ambulance Handles more than 14,000 Calls across the Northern Emirates in 6 Months

The National Ambulance Company stated that it handled 14,269 emergency calls regarding various incidents across the Northern Emirates, 5,030 of which were traffic reports. These emergency calls took place during a six month period from the end of February through August. The rescue personnel provided medical care, administered first aid to the injured, and transported the patients in critical health condition to hospitals for further treatment.


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September 1, 2014

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1255 Supervisors and School Bus Drivers Benefit From Traffic Awareness Programs In Abu Dhabi And Al Ain

Approximately 1255 supervisors and school bus drivers benefited from the awareness campaigns organized by the Traffic and Patrols Directorate in collaboration with Emirates Transport. The awareness campaigns aimed to educate them about traffic safety rules and the safe transportation of students within the “Back to School” program. This comes in line with “Their Safety is Our Concern” campaign for the new academic year 2014-2015. The number of supervisors and school bus drivers in Abu Dhabi amounted"...

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September 1, 2014

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Al Rumaithi Hails Hamdan Bin Mohammed’s Achievement of Winning the Individual Gold Medal in the WEG

Major General Mohammed Khalfan Matar Al Rumaithi, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Abu Dhabi Police, Member of the Executive Council, President of Police Sports Union; extended his heartfelt congratulations and blessings to: His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE; His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai; their brothers, their Highnesses, Supreme Council Members and Rulers of the Emirates; Crown Princes; and to the UAE citizens and"...

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August 31, 2014

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Operations Room Handles 287 Back to School Traffic Accident Reports in Abu Dhabi

The Operations Room of the General Directorate of Central Operation at Abu Dhabi Police handled 287 traffic accident reports between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m., today, Sunday. The reported accidents, mostly of minor severity, coincided with the beginning of the school year.


Lt. Colonel Nasser Suleiman Al Maskari, Head of the Operations Department at the General Directorate of Central"...

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August 31, 2014

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ADP: Smooth Traffic Flow on First Day of School

Abu Dhabi traffic flowed normally on all roads today, Sunday, for the first day of the new academic year 2014-2015.


The “Tathqeef” education patrols were deployed near schools in Abu Dhabi. The patrols gave away souvenirs, congratulated students for the new academic year and provided the guidance necessary to ensure their safety.


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August 30, 2014

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Abu Dhabi Police Air Wing: 1015 Missions in 6 Months

The Air Wing Department at the Abu Dhabi Police flew 1015 missions during the first half of 2014. The operations included 72 air-ambulance missions covering road accidents and patient transport between hospitals; 6 search and rescue missions; 224 police patrols; 522 training flights; 132 maintenance-related sorties; and some 59 missions for different police and humanitarian purposes.


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August 30, 2014

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Ministry of Interior Launches the Fourth Unified Traffic Awareness Campaign

The Ministry of Interior, represented by the Traffic Coordination Directorate General, has launched the fourth unified traffic awareness campaign titled “Back to School” to coincide with the beginning of the new academic year. The campaign is initiated under the slogan “Their safety is our concern” and is one among many initiatives launched by the traffic sector that aims to unite all segments of society to educate school students about traffic accidents. It urges them to abide by traffic rules and"...

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August 30, 2014

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ADP Deploys 140 Patrols to Promote Students and Road Users’ Safety

Colonel Khamis Ishaq Mohammed, Deputy Director of the Abu Dhabi Police Traffic and Patrols Directorate announced that the directorate has deployed more than 140 traffic patrols at the various intersections and on the internal and external roads in different areas of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. “The directorate has completed its preparations for the new academic year 2014-2015,” explained Colonel Mohammed.


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August 29, 2014

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Traffic Awareness Drive for Abu Dhabi Police Juveniles Care Center Students

The Traffic and Patrols Directorate at Abu Dhabi Police recently organized an awareness program to enhance traffic education among students of Abu Dhabi Police Juveniles Care Center. The program was held at the Juveniles Care Center’s headquarters in Al Mafraq under the slogan “For Your Safety… Adhere to Traffic Rules” as part of the educational program organized by the center for the inmates aged between 10 and 18. The lectures will continue till September 20th.


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