Last Updated on (10-January-2023)
- The government of Pakistan has introduced Cybercrime laws in Pakistan to control the activity of persons on electronic forums containing not only Facebook, WhatsApp, Telegram, Twitter, and other platforms but also the use of mobile.
- You can report cybercrime in Pakistan in 3 ways.
- Cybercrime complaints can be registered online by filling and submitting a cybercrime complaint registration form.
- Or you can visit the nearest cyber crime unit of FIA (Federal Investigation Authority).
Have you been bullied online or face sexual harassment on any social media platform? If your social media account has been hacked or your private pictures are posted online without your consent, you are a cybercrime victim.
You can register and submit a cybercrime complaint to remove your pictures or to get rid of cybercrime. And if you don’t know how to report cybercrime in Pakistan 2023, you have reached the right spot.
In this article, we will share 3 ways to register and report a cybercrime complaint in Pakistan.
But before learning how to report FIA cybercrime in Pakistan, we will share some acts that constitute cybercrime in Pakistan that you can report under Cybercrime laws.
Acts That You Can Report To FIA Cybercrime Wing
Acts that you can report to the FIA cybercrime wing of FIA are following:
- Some person has made a fake Twitter ID or Facebook ID with your name
- Someone has posted your videos and images without your permission, no matter how he received such images and videos.
- Some person is distributing or attempting to circulate racial or ethnic hatred online via Facebook, Twitter etc
- Hack into your private database, including but not limited to Facebook, Email, and website, etc.
- Some people gain unauthorized access to your electronic device, including a laptop, phone, etc.
- Any act by which your reputation is being harmed, or you are being defamed through the use of the electronic device
- Fund Transfer Fraud through bank online, ATM, Upaisa, Jazzcash, Easypaisa, or any other online fund transfer facility
How To Report Cybercrime In Pakistan 2023
There are 3 ways to report cybercrime in Pakistan. The details of these 3 ways to report FIA cybercrime are given below.
1. Online complaint registration
Firstly, you can complain by heading to the website of the Federal Investigation Agency (www.nr3c.gov.pk)
To report cyber crime on Facebook in Pakistan, be sure to link your CNIC copy, provide content, including a screenshot showing the guilty profile and the URL of the content.
Cybercrime Complaint Form
2. Visit the nearest cybercrime unit of the Federal Investigation Agency
To file a complaint, you can also visit the nearest FIA’s cybercrime wing office.
Currently, they have offices in Islamabad, Lahore, Karachi, Quetta, Peshawar, and Rawalpindi.
3. Send by post
Besides the above 2 methods, You can also send a written application with your complete credentials (Name, CNIC, Address, and Contact No.).
Moreover, mention details of the offense in your complaint to the Director NR3C-FIA, National Police Foundation Building, 2nd Floor, Mauve Area, G-10/4, Islamabad.
Contact Details OF FIA Cybercrime Wings In Major Cities Of Pakistan
Below are the contact details oF FIA Cybercrime Wings in major cities of Pakistan
CYBER CRIME WING HEADQUARTERS ADDRESS2nd Floor, National Police FoundationBuilding, Mauve Area, Sector G-10/4, Islamabad, Pakistan.PHONE+92 51 9106384FAX+92 51 9106383EMAIL [email protected] CYBERCRIME WING LAHORE ADDRESS DD/CYBERCRIME
8 B, G BLOCK, GULBERG-II, LAHORE
PHONE+92 42 99268527
CYBERCRIME WING KARACHI ADDRESS DD/CYBERCRIME
FIA OFFICE, NEAR DARUL SEHAT HOSPITAL GULISTAN-E-JOHAR KARACHI
CYBERCRIME WING PESHAWAR ADDRESS DD/CYBERCRIME
LAVARGINI FLATS, ABDARA ROAD, PESHAWAR.
PHONE+92 91 9216251
CYBERCRIME WING RAWALPINDI ADDRESS DD/CYBERCRIME
THE PROFESSIONALS PLAZA, 7A WEST SERVICE ROAD NEW GULZAR E QUAID, ISLAMABAD EXPRESSWAY NEAR KARAL CHOWK RAWALPINDI
PHONE+92 51 9330719
CYBERCRIME WING QUETTA ADDRESS DD/CYBERCRIME
BANGLAW NO. 410/180 NEAR CITY SCHOOL OPPOSITE CRESCENT PUBLIC SCHOOL, CITY SCHOOL ROAD JINNAH TOWN QUETTA
PHONE+92 81 2870057
CYBERCRIME WING MULTAN ADDRESS INCHARGE CYBERCRIME
FIA OFFICE H.06, STREET-3 SHALIMAR TOWN BOSAN TOWN MULTAN
CYBERCRIME WING FAISALABAD ADDRESS INCHARGE CYBERCRIME
FIA OFFICE, ZIA TOWN, STREET NO 2, EAST CANAL ROAD, NEAR KASHMIR PUL (OPPOSITE GOHAR TEXTILE) FAISALABAD
PHONE+92 41 9330865
CYBERCRIME WING SUKKAR ADDRESS INCHARGE CYBERCRIME
FIA OFFICE, HOUSE NO A-126, SINDH HOUSING SOCIETY, NEAR NADRA OFFICE, AIRPORT ROAD SUKKAR
PHONE+92 71 9310849
CYBER CRIME WING GAWADAR ADDRESS INCHARGE CYBERCRIME
FIA OFFICE, NEAR FISH HARBOUR, REST HOUSE GAWADAR
CYBERCRIME WING ABBOTTABAD ADDRESS INCHARGE CYBERCRIME
FIA OFFICE, HOUSE NO 3, STREET NO 1 MOSAZAI COLONY, MIRPUR MANSEHRA ROAD (K.K.H) ABBOTTABAD
CYBERCRIME WING GUJRANWALA ADDRESS INCHARGE CYBERCRIME
FIA OFFICE, GHAUS PLAZA, COMMERCIAL AREA, CITY HOUSING SOCIETY LAHORE ROAD GUJRANWALA
PHONE+92 55 9330015-16
CYBERCRIME WING GILGIT ADDRESSINCHARGE CYBERCRIME
FIA OFFICE NOOR COLONY JUTIAL, NEAR DEOSAI GUEST HOUSE GILGIT
PHONE+92 5811 960707
CYBERCRIME WING DERA ISMAIL KHAN ADDRESS
FIA OFFICE SOHNA KHAN STREET (3RD HOUSE ON THE LEFT FROM INDUS VIEW ROAD)NEAR DERA BOARD DERA ISMAIL KHAN
PHONE+92 96 6852945
CYBER CRIME WING ISLAMABAD ADDRESSINCHARGE CYBERCRIME
PLAZA 5/C STREET NO. 169 G-13/3 ISLAMABAD
PHONE+92 51 9262106-8
CYBERCRIME WING HYDERABAD ADDRESS INCHARGE CYBERCRIME
PLOT A-100, SITE AREA NEAR CUSTOM HOUSE HYDERABAD
PHONE+92 22 9250010