20 per cent fall in bounced checks last year

According to statistics published by the Abu Dhabi Police, the number of criminal cases handled by the Capital Police Directorate at the Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters, has dropped by 18 per cent in 2014 compared with the 2013 figure.

Cases of bounced cheques dropped? by 20 per cent last year compared to 2013.Brigadier Maktoum Al Shareefi, Director of the Capital Police Directorate, attributed this drop in crime rates to the strict security measures enforced by the police.

Also, the positive effects of the continuous awareness drives, aimed at curbing social scourges, have helped achieve a secure and stable society.He reiterated the keenness of the police leadership to provide the best policing services to community members, and to continuously strive to enhance security staff members? levels of efficiency and performance.