Security – Nowshera

There are 8 police stations, 4 police posts and several army check posts in the cantonment area and its surroundings.

Particular security issues in Nowshera are excessive harassment by police of Afghan refugees and unregistered migrants.

SHARP and SACH (UNHCR IPs) both provide legal advice and assistance in this district. The Jirga system for resolving issues is also actively attended by both Pakistani and Afghan elders.