Namibian Police Force (NAMPOL) Namibian Police Force (NAMPOL)

The Department of Namibian Police Force performs the following functions:

  • the preservation of the internal security of Namibia; 
  • the maintenance of law and order; 
  • the investigation of any offence or alleged offence; 
  • the prevention of crime; and 
  • the protection of life and property.

External link to the Namibian Police Force Website

Namibian Correctional Service (NCS) Namibian Correctional Service (NCS)

The Department of Namibian Correctional Service performs the following functions:

  • to ensure that every inmate is secured in safe and humane within a correctional facility, until lawfully discharged or therefrom;
  • to render health care to inmates;
  • as far as practicable, to apply such rehabilitation programmes other meaningful and constructive activities to sentenced that contribute to their rehabilitation and successful reintegration into community as law abiding citizens;
  • to supervise offenders who are on conditional release;
  • to perform all work necessary for, arising from, or incidental to, the effective management, administration and control of correctional facilities and community correctional centres; and
  • to perform such other functions as the President may from time to assign to the Correctional Service.

External link to the Namibian Correctional Service Website

Inspector General of NAMPOL Inspector General of NAMPOL

Lieutenant General: S.H. Ndeitunga

Commissioner General of NCS Commissioner General of NCS

Commissioner General:Raphael T. Hamunyela