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  • Mwl. Julius K. Nyerere
  • Sheikh Abeid Amani Karume
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The Police Force is a Union establishment and has mandate throughout Tanzania with its origin in the Constitution of the United Republic of Tanzania 1977.  The Force is constituted under section 3 of the Police Force Ordinance, Chapter 322 of the Laws of Tanzania for the preservation of peace, the maintenance of law and order, the prevention and detection of crime, the apprehension and guarding of offenders and the protection of property in Tanzania. Police force aimed to ensure safety and security for people and property through preservation of the peace, maintenance of law and order, prevention and detection of crime, arrest and guarding of offenders and protection of property.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Tanzania Police Force is to ensure public security, safety and protection of both life and property of all inhabitants of our community; to regulate and control the flow of traffic in order to facilitate the movement of persons and goods within our towns and to reduce the impact of crime on the inhabitants of the community through investigation, apprehension and adjudication of persons involved in criminal offences.

Vision Statement

To have professional, modernisation and community policing that support maintenance of peace and tranquility by reducing incidences of crime and fear of crime; justice administration, rule of law and good governance and public safety in the country. The reformed Police Force must earn community confidence and trust, recognition and acceptance by its professional response to crimes and incidents in application of modern talents, technology and equipment.

Core Values are Professionalism, Ethics adhered, Customer focus, Accountability and Responsibility, Teamwork, Impartiality, Community Responsibility, Honesty, Integrity, Loyalty, Adherence to Laws and Regulations, Proactiveness and Confidentiality. For more information visit: Tanzania  Police Force

Community Policing Functions of Police Force
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Source: Government Portal Content Committee, Last Reviewed on : 2015-10-14 19:15:02
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