Two Day National Conference on "Law and Order Vs the Criminal Justice System in Pakistan"

(December 10- 11, 2014)

Organized by
College of Law Government College University Faisalabad, Pakistan

Focal Person:
Muhammad Mumtaz
Assistant Professor
Coordinator College of Law


The peace & order in the society can be maintained by adapting modern criminal justice system which is comprehensive and effective. It is a guiding principle for all the governments to maintain social and political control in the society. Criminal justice system covers all those institutions, investigation agencies, judicial system and organizations which are involved in enforcing law and order, prevention of crime and punishment. It also includes the working of the machinery of criminal justice system in establishing the principles of equality and justice. These institutions cannot remain silent especially in the changing of the world. They must adapt the new techniques and changes in the modern criminal justice system.
The conference focuses on the challenges and needs of the following components of criminal justice system:

  • Judiciary
  • Prosecution
  • Investigation Agencies
  • Community

Aims of the Conference

The aims and objectives of the conference are as under:

  • To high light the theory and practice of criminal justice system in the age of globalization.
  • To discuss the critical issues and perspectives relating to the theme.
  • To build the discussions and opinions among the different sects of intellectuals regarding the theme of the conference
  • To draw the recommendations and suggestions for the improvement of law, order and criminal justice system.


Call for Papers

The conference intends to cover following spotlight areas:

  • Judiciary
    • Judicial Procedure
    • Public expectations on justice
    • Alternative Dispute Resolutions
    • Ethics and Criminal Justice System
    • Punishments
    • Evidence
  • Process of Investigation
    • Prosecution
    • Powers and roles of police
    • Criminal Investigation procedure
    • New Technologies 
  • Reforms and Sentencing
    • Juveniles
    • Community Punishment
    • Parole and Probation
    • Human Rights Violations
  •  Modern Crimes
    • Treason
    • Money Laundering
    • Cyber Crimes
    • Human Trafficking
  • Other related issues and problems in criminal justice system


The conference invites proposals for papers that address any of the following themes:

  • Judiciary
  • Process of Investigation
  • Reforms and sentencing
  • Modern Crimes
  • Other Related Issues

Who can participate?

The conference will bring together the researchers, academics, Officers of Investigations agencies, Judicial Officers, Prosecutors, Jurists, Postgraduate students, Lawyers and other related scholars.

Submission of Abstract

We welcome submissions from all areas relating to conference theme. Those working on these or related themes are invited to submit proposals for con Please submit a 250- 300 word abstract before Dcember 03, 2014 and send it to: Email: adv.mumtaz@gcuf.edu.pk Ph: 0333-4176266


The research paper will be reviewed by the review panel. After acceptance, you will receive a feedback on any modification required. All accepted papers will be published in the proceedings.

Guidelines to Authors

  • Maximum Paper composition contains 3000-4000 words
  • Format APA style
  • Presentation time 20 minutes
  • Questions and answers 10 minutes


The full conference registration fee includes refreshments, lunch, one copy of the proceedings and certificates.

Important Dates

Research Paper, Student Paper, Case Study

December 3, 2014

Notification of Acceptance

December 5, 2014

Conference Dates

December 10-11, 2014

Registration Fee

The registration fee for Author is Rs.1000/- Which must be paid before the start of conference.

Chief Guest
Vice Chancellor Government College University Faisalabad

Keynote Speakers:

  • Syed Dilawer Abbas Shah
    RPO/ DIG  Police  Gujranwala ,Punjab
  • Mr. Azam Nazir Tarar
    Advocate Supreme Court
  • Chairman Legal Education Committee PBC
  • Mr. Safder Saleem Shahid
    District & Sessions Judge Faisalabad
  • Syed Najmul Hassan Najm
    D&SJ/Special Judge, Anti-Corruption Court, Gujranwala
  • Ch. Nazir Ahmed
    Add. District & Sessions Judge
  • Mr. Syed Ahtsham Qadir Shah
    Prosecutor General Punjab
  • Sardar Khurram Latif Khosa
    Advocate Supreme Court
  • Mr. Tariq Bilal
    Advocate Supreme Court
  • Mr. Naseer Ud din Nayyer
    Advocate Supreme Court
  • Mr. Rana Ijaz 
    Advocate Supreme Court
  • Ex Law Minister
  • Mr. Ch Shehram Sarwer
    Advocate Supreme Court
  • Mr. Ch. Anayat Ullah Cheema
    Advocate Supreme Court
  • Mr. Ahsan Bhoon
    Advocate Supreme Court
  • Mr. Abid Saqi
    Advocate Supreme Court
  • Mr. Tanvir Randhawa
    Advocate Supreme Court
  • President District Bar Faisalabad
  • DIG Prisons Faisalabad

Venue: Government College University Faisalabad

Steering Committee

  • Prof. Dr Muhammad Shahbaz Arif
    Dean, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
  • Mr. Muhammad Mumtaz  Coordinator College of Law
  • Mr. Ghulam Murtaza
  • Mr. Shahid Sultan  
  • Miss Fozia Naseem
  • Mr. Khalil Ur Rehman
  • Mr. Shahid Rizwan
  • Mr. Waqas Sarwer

Review Committee

  • Dr. Hazoor Muhammad Sabir
  • Mr. Muhammad Mumtaz
  • Dr. Malik Muhammad Hafeez (Islamia University Bhawalpur)
  • Mr. Ghulam Murtaza
  • Mr. Shahid Sultan

Program Committee

  • Mr. Muhammad Mumtaz
  • Mr. Ghulam Murtaza
  • Miss Fozia Naseem
  • Mr. Khalil ur Rehman
  • Mr. Waqas Sarwer
  • Mr. Shahid Sultan
  • Miss Noureen Butt

Administrative Support

GC University Faisalabad