Minorities were relieved to see the swift arrest of suspected attackers of Peshawar's Christian community.
The community policing effort discourages militancy, analysts say.
The para-military forces will provide security to the legal fraternity in the wake of attacks in Quetta.
Police are working with utility officials to prevent theft and collect arrears.
Courts are making an effort to clear up dockets of terrorism cases that have been clogged for years.