High Officer L3 /Chief Instructor
Section ID: HQ-PAK - 001
Expiry date: 12.2026
State Police Officer DIGP
Section Leader / President
IPO Section Pakistan
Lieutenant (R) Maqsood Ahmed is presently serving as Deputy Inspector General of Police, Operations Sindh CPO, Karachi.
-Served the police department in various positions and locations.
-Joined the police services in 2001 as
Assistant Superintendent of Police
-Managed and monitored numerous gatherings of national and international significance under crucial situations
-Has been honoured with Tamgha-e-Imtiaz for his outstanding services and professional skills.
-Keeping in view, his professional acumen and dedication, he was entrusted the job of establishing a special security unit in Sindh Police for the protection of VIPs.
Presently, he is serving as Assistant Inspector General of Police Security Sindh.
Currently, is pursuing Ph.D. from UK
TRACK RECORD IN BRIEF:
Joined the police services in 2001 as Assistant Superintendent of Police
Managed and monitored numerous gatherings of national and international significance under crucial situations
Ensured 100 percent attendance of prisoners in the honourable courts where their cases were under trial
Carried out his duties during annual religious festivals and succeeded in keeping peace under challenging situations of violence and terrorism
Performed extremely well in providing protection to important personalities whenever and wherever needed
On 21st July 2008, he took charge of newly established Centralized Security Headquarters, CCP Karachi and carried out the difficult task of re-organizing the three dignitary security zones into one Centralized Unit
He successfully monitored mega events in Karachi like IDEAS 2008, religious processions, Expo 2008 and Sri Lanka Cricket Team’s Tour 2009 in addition to some other local sport events
In view of his professional acumen, skills and dedication to duties, he was entrusted the job of establishing a special security unit in Sindh Police for the protection of important personalities and vital installations
Established first ever exclusive VVIP security unit in Pakistan with specialized police personnel, sophisticated weapons, modern anti-sabotage equipment and conducted VVIP movements efficiently including those of foreign dignitaries
In coordination with SBBEPTC, started Hostile Environment Awareness Training (HEAT) for Schools, Colleges, Universities, public service organizations and professional groups
Upgraded training curriculum of commandos by incorporating several tactical and capacity building courses, including Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) course, motor driving course, e-learning, e-mapping and advanced counterterrorism courses
Conceived, developed and got approved from Government of Sindh, the visionary idea of Promise of Peace project that provides for emergency response and facilitative services as well as counterterrorism mechanism
Established three new services under the project Promise of Peace namely Police Emergency Services 911, Police Facilitation Centers and Institute of Peace and Policing Studies, which will soon be upgraded to first ever counterterrorism university in Pakistan
In recognition of his invaluable services to the Police Department, especially in the field of security, the coveted civil award ‘Tamgha-e-Imtiaz’ was conferred on him by Mr. Asif Ali Zardari, President, Islamic Republic of Pakistan