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
Zambia Police Divisions
There are 17 divisions, 10 of which are named in accordance with geographical locations of provinces. The divisions aligned to provinces include the following; Lusaka, Copperbelt, Central, Northern, Eastern, Luapula, North western, Western, Southern and Muchinga while the rest are State House, School of Public Order and Maintenance, Protective Unit, Paramilitary, Lilayi Police Training School, Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority(TAZARA) Division and Airports Division.
Divisions situated in provinces and State House are headed by Commissioners of Police appointed by the President of the Republic of Zambia while School of Public Order and Maintenance, Protective Unit, Paramilitary, Lilayi Police Training School, TAZARA and Airports Division are headed by officers of the rank of Senior Assistant Commissioner of Police. Divisions are further subdivided into Police Districts made of Police Stations. The Stations are further broken down into Police Posts.
The Zambia Police had a total number of 24 Police Districts headed by an officer commanding of the rank of Senior Superintendent apart from Kitwe and Ndola districts which are headed by Assistant Commissioners of Police.