The Function of Law Enforcement and Legal Prosecution in Investigations from Pakistan's Perspective

Authors

  • Muhammad Sohail Asghar Assistant Professor of Law, University of Okara. Author
  • Humna Mushtaq LL. B (Hons.) Student, School of Law, University of Okara. Author
  • Muhammad Kashif Sarfraz Assistant District Public Prosecutor, Government of Punjab. Author

Keywords:

Police and prosecution, Legal Proceedings, Criminal Justice system

Abstract

This study explores the collaborative dynamics between law enforcement and prosecution in contemporary criminal justice systems. Focusing on the roles of police and prosecution, investigate synergies and challenges in their coordination, emphasizing impacts on case resolution and legal proceedings. The aim is to identify and understand the nuanced interactions between police and prosecution, evaluating how their collaboration influences investigation outcomes. Employing a mixed-methods approach, including case studies, interviews, and legal document analysis, it uncovers insights into the coordination dynamics and their consequences on investigative processes. Effective collaboration expedites case resolutions, while misalignments and communication hurdles lead to delays and challenges during trials. Shifting focus to the Pakistani context, this research delves into the indispensable role of investigation within the legal framework, emphasizing its significance in ensuring fair trials and upholding constitutional rights. This study underscores the critical importance of a well-coordinated partnership between police and prosecution, highlighting communication, role clarity, and mutual understanding as key factors in optimizing investigative efficiency and legal proceedings.

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Published

2023-12-31

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The Function of Law Enforcement and Legal Prosecution in Investigations from Pakistan’s Perspective. (2023). International Research Journal of Management and Social Sciences, 4(4), 322-338. http://irjmss.com/index.php/irjmss/article/view/192

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