About US

The Somali Police Force is committed to protect, preserve, and safeguard the lives and property of the people we serve and the constitutional and civil rights of all citizens through impartial and courteous law enforcement with integrity and professionalism. We shall ensure public safety and provide quality service in partnership with our communities. Our mandate is to do so with honor and integrity, while at all times conducting ourselves with the highest ethical standards to maintain public confidence by striving to attain the highest level of professionalism and accountability.


Message From The Police Commissioner

The SPF Vision is to make the people living in Somalia feel safe, involved and reassured. Our Mission is dedication to the delivery of high quality services, accountability and transparency, safeguard the rule of law and provide a safe and crime free environment for all. To achieve our mission requires a strong partnership with you, the people we serve. This website will provide you with useful information related to our services. This website will therefore provide us a significant opportunity to serve you better.

Recognizing that our strength stems from our partnerships with the community, we envision an organization structured to meet the changing needs of citizens and our profession. Our success in accomplishing this goal depends on our ability to:

  • Provide optimum public safety and security to enhance the quality of life in the community;
  • Foster trusting, caring partnerships with the community in all its diversity;
  • Develop effective communications within our organization and with those we serve;
  • Promote a safe and equitable workplace, allowing for the professional development of employees to their fullest potential;
  • Promote training and life long learning; and
  • Acquire and use resources efficiently and responsibly.

Our Mission is dedication to the delivery of high quality services, accountability and transparency, safeguard the rule of law and provide a safe and crime free environment for all.

HONOR - Always act with the utmost integrity, and be honest and truthful. Enforce the laws equally and without bias. Hold yourself and other members to the highest ethical standards.

RESPECT - We recognize the authority we hold and will treat others as we would like to be treated. We will faithfully, and without bias, honor our obligations to the community.

DUTY - To protect and serve the public, prevent crime and apprehend offenders. Ensure the highest quality service to the public. Perform our duties honorably and accept the responsibility to carry them out. Our devotion to duty will never waiver.

EXCELLENCE -There is always room for improvement—and that the never-ending search for improvement leads to excellence. We aim for excellence in everything we do.

FIDELITY - Faithfully uphold the traditions of the Somali Police Police. Strive to embody the principles under which we were founded. Maintain pride in yourself and the organization. Ensure that the code of HONOR, RESPECT, DUTY , EXCELLENCE AND FIDELITY are your core values.

Logistics and Engineering Division

  • Transport
  • Engineering Regiment
  • Maintenance and Recovery
  • Arms and Ordinance

Public Relations and Community Policing Division

Human Resource and Development Division

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Finance and Procurement Division

Criminal Investigation Division (CID)

Communications and Information Technology Division

Operations and Public Order Division

  • Guard and Protection Unit
  • Intervention Force
  • Motor Vehicle Inspection
  • Police Marine Unit
  • Police Band Unit
  • Canine Brigade
  • Revenue Protection Unit
  • Fire Brigade and Rescue Brigade
  • Traffic Police Unit
  • Local Administration Police