Crime Stopper and Service Complaints call 133  | For Emergencies Call 999

Central Police HQVictoria, Mahe

Emergency Only 999

Roles and Function


Conduct investigations to prevent crimes or solve criminal cases.

Priority Crime Unit

Responsible for the investigation of national priority crimes or serious crimes.

Commercial crime Unit

Investigate financial crimes

Child Protection Unit

Investigate offences against children under the age of 15 years and where appropriate, prosecute offenders.

Tracking Team

Responsible for tracing and arrest of known wanted suspect.


Statistics unit- gathering, compiling and analyzing of crime statistics.

Summons unit-record keeping and dispatching of summonses and warrants to appropriate stations to be served.

Exhibit-responsible for the overall control, custody, release or other disposition of property taken into possession by the Police.

AG liaison- liaising with the Judiciary.

Scientific Support and Criminal Record Bureau

Scientific Support: Examine forensic evidence collected at the scene of a crime, fatality or incident to help piece together what happened.

Criminal Record Bureau: Keep record of the criminal background of people.



Responsible for the training, education and career development of all Police Officers and administrative staff.



Provide legal advice and services to the organization and its employees.



Enable police around the world to work together to make the world a safer place.



The Criminal Intelligence Unit functions to collect, store, assess, and disseminate criminal intelligence information using established criteria that provides for the legitimate needs of law enforcement. They gather intelligence for the purpose of identifying criminal patterns or trend development, identification of suspects and criminal enterprises, and to identify officer safety issues.

Responsible for managing information-gathering and centralised intelligence management, co-ordination and analysis. It also gives technical intelligence support to the operational components of crime intelligence and, where necessary, to other operational divisions.



Incorporates practice and strategy to combat or prevent terrorism.



Responsible for combating crime through crime operations, police-station activities and high visibility, and the availability of police officials at grassroots level.


Safeguarding the community by preventing and combatting crime, attending to complaints and emergency calls from the public.  

Communication and Command Centre

Responsible for receiving and transmitting pure and reliable messages, tracking vehicles and equipment, and recording other important information. To relay information and coordinate their operations.

Traffic Section

The purpose of the Traffic Officer Service is to undertake general traffic and road management task.

Corporate image

It is a primary task to maintain and build this identity to accord with and facilitate the police for objectives. It is typically visually manifested by way of branding and the use of trademarks but also includes things like product design, advertising, public relations and the like.

Internal Affairs

Investigates incidents and possible suspicions of law-breaking and professional misconduct attributed to officers on the force. Internal affairs can also refer to cases of misconduct and criminal behavior involving police officers.

Inspectorate unit

Provide an inspection service the quality of policing, by improving the quality of the police self-evaluation processes and by setting standards to enhance the quality of Policing in Seychelles.

Inspect all stations and units against established standards and performance indicators and report for monitoring, support and follow-up actions.

Operational Coordination Unit

Mobilizing resources and coordinate big events and cross-station operation.




Fight drug trafficking and the abuse of illegal substances.



Public Order & Tactical Response Unit

  • Conduct high profile and visible patrols
  • Provide immediate response to serious incidents
  • Maintaining a full time Tactical and Rescue response team
  • Provide assistance to other stations
  • Provide response to public disorder incidents


Conduct regular and thorough security patrols

Provide static and mobile protection for VIPs

Provide escorts for prisoners and dangerous offenders



They patrol the streets and provide assistance in searching for drugs and explosives, locating missing people and finding crime scene evidence.



Responsible for ensuring the safety of water users, enforcing laws relating to water traffic, preventing crime on vessels, banks and shores, providing search and rescue services, and allowing the police to reach locations not easily accessible from land. They may also be responsible for coastal security, conservation, immigration and smuggling patrols, and diving search operations




Human Resource

Its main objective is to meet the organizational needs of the police and the needs of the officers hired by the police.

Personnel Administration

Provide advice, services and functional guidance which will enable management to deal effectively with all matters concerning the employment of people and the relationships between the management of the organization, the people and the employees.

Transport Section

Manage the Police Vehicle fleet.

Health & Safety

Conducting research and dealing with occupational health, safety and welfare of the Seychelles police force employees.

Project Manager

Responsible for the successful initiation, planning, design, execution, monitoring, controlling and closure of infrastructure’s projects in the police.  


Responsible for strategic planning, development, deployment and maintenance of all technology within the force.