Community Policing Section at North Security Department organised the third For a Safe Spring programme at Al Khor corniche on Friday, 8 February 2013.
The programme was aimed at raising security awareness and instilling culture of preserving souls, properties and environment and preventing mistakes during the camping season.
The program was inaugurated by the assistant director of the North Security Department Col Mohammed Abdullah Al Shahwani in presence of Lt Col Ahmed Zayed Al Muhannadi, head of Community Policing section. A number of officers from the section, guests and a good number of general public attend the ceremony.
The police music band played some music that attracted large audiences from Shamal. The attendees toured the exhibition were excited at the potentialities of the air ambulance of the Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC). The shows by training department of Internal Security Force (Lekhwiya) and landing on parachute presented by Qatar Committee for Air Sports were main attractions of the exhibition.
The police canine show by the canine section at Criminal Evidences and Information Department (CEID) attracted adults and children alike. The show highlighted the capabilities of the canine in combating drug trafficking, pursuing the culprits and finding them out.
From the Ministry of Interior, the Public Relations Department, Correctional and Penal Institutions Department, Traffic Department, Police Dog Section, Rescue Police Department (Al Fazaa), Coasts and Borders Department, Drugs Prevention Department, Permanent Committee for Drugs and Alcohol Affairs and Police Training Institute participated in the exhibition, where they displayed safety and security related materials and distributed booklets. In addition to this, some departments displayed safety and security awareness films and the products made by the staffers of their departments.
The air ambulance from the HMC Ambulance Service, Internal Security Force – Lekhwiya, Qatar National Anti–Doping Centre, Qatar Foundation for Women and Children Protection, Qatar Foundation for Combating Human Trafficking, Arshidnee Centre under Eid Charity, Family Counseling Centre, Red Crescent Al Khor Branch, Social Development Section of Qatar Charity, Social Development Centre, Qatar Air Sports Committee, Seashore Company, Naqilat Company, Al Zakheera Youth Centre, Qatari Social and Cultural Centre for the Deaf, Al Qannas Society and Community Reach out Program Office also exhibited different items related with their functions and duties.