The Zambia Police Service
The Zambia Police Service is the largest department in the Ministry of Home Affairs with its presence country-wide. The department is charged with the critical responsibility of maintaining peace, law and order in all communities country-wide.
The mandate of the Zambia Police Service is to:
I. Protect life and property;
II. Preserve law and order;
III. Detect and prevent crime;
IV. Cooperate with the civilian and other security organs established under the constitution;
V. Apprehend offenders against peace; and
VI. Preserve peace.