2015 Kenya Police Vacancies, Recruitment Dates & Centres
Police Jobs in Kenya: Pursuant of the articles particularly articles 10;232; 238(d;) 243; 246(3); 246(4) and chapter six, sections 10, 11 and 12 the National Police Service Commision Act, 2011, the National Police Service Commission (NPSC) seeks to recruit suitable and qualified candidates who satisfy the provisions of the constitution, the enabling acts and the additional criteria below to be trained as police constables.
The NPSC shall recruit 10000 candidates (6000 for the kenya police service and 4000 for the administration police service)
Kenya Police Jobs: Entry Requirements
An applicant shall be a person who:
Is a citizen of Kenya
Hold a Kenya National Identity Card
Possess a minimum qualification of ‘D+’( Plus) in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination with a ‘D+’ (Plus) in either English or Kiswahili languages;
Be aged between 18 and 28 years for holders of KCSE Examination Certificate or its equivalent, and up to 30 years for diploma and degree holders;
Meets the requirements of chapter six of the constitution.
Is physically, mentally and medically fit
Has no criminal convictions or pending criminal action.
Female candidates must not be pregnant at recruitment and during the entire training period.
A candidate who:
Canvasses directly or indirectly;
Knowingly, willingly and blantly lies, misrepresents, cheats and fails to disclose material facts;
Engages in any corrupt activity;
shall be disqualified and in the case of (b) and (c), may in addition be arrested and prosecuted.
Kenya Police Recruitment – Gender Balance
Not more than two thirds of the recruited candidates shall be of the same gender.
Kenya Police Jobs – Diversity
The recruitment shall reflect the regional and ethnic diversity of the Kenyan people.
Police Jobs in Kenya: Application Submission
All candidates must complete the prescribed application form obtainable from:
The nearest Officer Commanding Police Division (OCPD) or any police station
The nearest Sub-County Administration Police Commander’s (DAPC) offices
The nearest Recruitment Centres (Constituency offices)
The nearest Chief’s offices
Nearest Huduma Centres
At the recruitment centre on the recruitment date
Forms can also be downloaded from; www.npsc.go.ke, www.kenyapolice.go.ke, www.mygov.go.ke, www.administrationpolice.go.ke. Also see the links below and above to download the police jobs application forms.
Kenya Police Recruitment – Download Application Forms Here – 2015 Kenya Police Application
All applications must be submitted with the following documents:
A copy of the academic certificates and testimonials;
A copy of the national I/D or Passport;
At least one letter of recommendation from a respected member of the community such as a former head-teacher, religious leader or community leader.
Candidates shall present themselves at the recruitment centre with the duly completed form on the day of the recruitment.
Kenya Police Recruitment – Note
Each candidate must indicate 3 referees and their contact numbers in the application letter. The referees shall not be a relative or a politician.
Each candidate must present the original supporting document for verification. The originals shall be returned to the candidate before the candidate leaves the recruitment centre.
Under section 25 of the National Police Service Commission Act, any person who willfully gives to the Commission any information which is false or misleading in any material particular, commits an offence and shall on conviction be liable to a fine not exceeding two hundred thousand shillings or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years or to both.
The NPSC shall publish the list of successful candidates in two daily newspapers of the national circulation.
Kenya Police Jobs: Date and Places of Recruitment
The recruitment exercise will be held on Monday April 20th, 2015 starting at 8:00am to 5.00pm at the following Constituency-based Recruitment Centres.
Note that special consideration has been given to Wajir South, Wajir North, Saku, Laisamis, Moyale, Turkana North and Isiolo North Constituencies, which have been granted two centres each, only on account of the huge geographic expanse in respect of each of the said constituencies.
Be sure to check and ensure you get the right recruitment venue and date below.
Details of 2015 Kenya Police Recruitment – Dates and places of Kenya Police Recruitment – April 20 at 8am; See list of recruitment centres below.