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
We the Zambia Police Service shall uphold professionalism, integrity, accountability, confidentiality, impartiality, excellence,pro-activeness,teamwork and human rights in the execution of our duties."
Where the court has been reliably informed that a person on Bond/bail is about to leave Zambia, the court can course such a person to be arrested and committed to prison unless he is admitted to Bail again upon further recognisance
Whenever, any person shall appear at the time and place mentioned in any recognisance entered into by him, the court may, by order, indorse such recognisance and declare the same to be forfeited
On the forfeiture of an recognisance, the court may issue its Warrant of distress for the amount mentioned in such recognisance, or for the imprisonment of such person and his surety/sureties, for any term not exceeding six months, unless the amount mentioned in such recognisance be sooner paid or levied
A Warrant of distress may be executed within the local limits of the jurisdiction of the court which issued it, and it shall authorise the distress and sell of any property belonging to such person and his surety /sureties, without such limits, when indorsed by a magistrate holding a subordinate court of the first or second class within the local limits of whose jurisdiction such property is found.