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National Police Service Commission
Chapter Fourteen - National Security
Article 246. National Police Service Commission

(1) There is established the National Police Service Commission.
(2) The Commission consists of--
    (a)  the following  persons,  each appointed by the President--
              (i)     a person who is qualified to be appointed as a High Court Judge;
             (ii)     two retired senior police officers; and
            (iii)     three persons of integrity who have served the public with distinction;
    (b)  the Inspector-General of the National Police Service;  and
    (c)  both Deputy Inspectors-General of the National Police Service.
(3) The Commission shall--
    (a)  recruit and appoint persons to hold or act in offices in the service, confirm appointments, and determine promotions and transfers within the National Police Service;
    (b)  observing due process, exercise disciplinary control over and remove persons holding or acting in offices within the Service; and
    (c)   perform any other functions prescribed by national legislation.
(4) The composition of the National Police Service shall reflect the regional and ethnic diversity of the people of Kenya.


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