Dubai Police open new smart station in Al Refaa

Dubai - Smart police stations provide 27 criminal and traffic related services, and 33 other services.

By Hesham Salah

Published: Mon 19 Aug 2019, 8:00 PM

Last updated: Mon 19 Aug 2019, 10:36 PM

A new Smart Police Station (SPS) has been opened at Al Seef in Al Refaa area, the Dubai Police announced on Monday.
The new station is a step towards the digital change as it provides service to the customers round the clock without human interference.
Lt-Col Hussein bin Ghalita, deputy director of the General Directorate of Artificial Intelligence for Smart Applications Affairs and project manager of Smart Police Stations, said the smart station is a step to future, aimed at making Dubai the smartest city in the world.
He added that the SPS provides criminal, traffic, social services, as well as certificates and permits for customers without the presence of police officers.
Lt-Col Bin Ghalita added that the design of the station in Al Seef area is classical to be in line with the design of the heritage area. The types of services are the same as other smart police stations.
Smart police stations provide 27 criminal and traffic related services, and 33 other services.
He said the Dubai Police would establish more smart police stations, which will enable customers to complete their transactions smartly, without having to visit the traditional police stations or to wait in queues.
The project to develop a number of self-service centres, offering "Drive Thru" and "Walk Thru" services is also under way.
The first smart police station was established in November 2017 and in February, the Dubai Police announced that by 2020, the number of smart stations will be 45.
Some of the services
>Home security
>Victim support
>Bounced cheque reporting
>Labour complaint
>Police eye
>Filing criminal complaint
>Police report enquiry
>Human trafficking
>Traffic status certificate
>Change vehicle color
>Pay fine
>Good conduct certificate
>Corpse entry permit
>Night work permit
>Road Closure Permit
>Clearance Certificate
>Tourist Security

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