Zambia Police Service, is charged with the responsibility of maintaining peace, law and order in all our communities country-wide. In order to effectively and efficiently execute its mandate ....Read More
The Zambia Police Quartermaster is one of the oldest Logistics Branch established during the colonial days. This Unit in the Zambia Police Service is currently headed by an Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) with his Deputy at Senior Superintendent Level. It has branches at Provincial level and units at Provincial Headquarters Countrywide with some selected sub-stores in active districts. The section has also attached its Personnel to all sections under Police Force Headquarters namely; Technical Services, Engineering, Stationery, building and maintenance, Traffic and Forensic Science Units under the Criminal Investigation Department as well as Medical Unit Stores. The office of the Quartermaster has a number of officers who carry out administrative duties both at Police Headquarters buying office and Quartermaster Main stores who issue out items.
DUTIES OF THE QUARTERMASTER
The Quartermaster officers are responsible for making sure that policing equipment and material are available at all times to the End-Users so that there is no disruption of the Zambia Police Service Operational movement.
This section, being at the core of Police Service, also plays a role of advisor in procurement matters and distributing programme.
The Quartermaster also provides supply support to Police Officers both Regular (general duties officers) and Combatants in the field and officers with material and distribution managements.