BPS Strategic Elements


MANDATE

The BPS shall be employed in and throughout Botswana to protect life and property, prevent and detect crime, repress internal disturbances, maintain security and public tranquillity, apprehend offenders, bring offenders to justice, duly enforce all written laws with which it is directly charged and generally maintain the peace (Botswana Police Act, Cap 21:01, section 6).

Our Vision:

To be a law enforcement agency of repute

Aspiration to provide a dignified service worthy of honour, a service that value relations with members of the community and treats customers with due respect

Our Mission:

To provide a professional policing service in partnership with the community

A service characterised by a high level of skill, competence, speed and attention to any emerging policing challenges, and that recognizes community participation for better prevention and detection of crime.

Our Core Values

  • Botho:
    A service characterized by humility, dignity, courtesy and respect for customers, regardless of their status in life.
  • Excellence
    An acceptable level of accuracy on all services provided to customers.
  • Integrity
    Displaying ethical behavior that recognizes the need for confidentiality, respect for human rights and good practice
  • Team work
    A service characterized by consultation, collective responsibility and support for each other.

Opprotunities at BPS

Missing Persons

Missing

Botswana citizen male Gave Koshonya aged 50 year has been missing since the 06/08/14. the said missing person is from Kgosing ward Etsha 7

Missing

Botswana citizen female Gosegonna Baipoki aged 25 years of Borakanelo ward Molepole. She was staying at Ramosgaga ward Mmopane village. she was last seen on the 3rd April 2014 at arround 0830hrs. she was wearing a white and red dress and a black top with

Missing

Botswana citizen male Gilbert Oteng aged 21 years of Moshabi ward , Thamaga. he was last seen on the 30 October 2014. he awas wearing a red t-shirt , khaki trouser and a grey jacket and he about 1.5m tall.

Missing

Botswana citizen male Israel Israel aged 45. he was last seen on the 23/12/14. the said missing person is from Sefhare village Modibedi ward. he is about 1.6m.

Missing

Botswana citizen male Ponoko Beye aged 51 of Medie , Kgosing ward was missing since 8 October 2014. the said missing person is about 1.5m tall. He was last seen wearing s white T-shirt , black boots shoes and blue overall trousers.

Missing

Botswana citizen female Naomi Kutlwano Sokane aged 16 year has been mission on the 23/02/15. the said mission person originate from Pitseng village Molapisi ward and she aws a student at Good hope Senior School. she is light in complexion ,medium size and

Missing

Botswana citizen male Botsang Phetogo aged 19 of Sekukwe was missing since 25/06/2014.

Wanted Persons

Missing

Botswana citizen male Ketshabile Ketshabile aged 25 who originate from Botalaote ward Serule village. He is wanted for the offence of Stealing stock. The offence was committed on the 26 November 2014.

Missing

Ugandan citizen male Denis Abura aged 42 who originate from Uganda. He is wanted for the offence of Otaining by false pretenses. the offence was committed on the 27 February 2014.

Missing

Botswana citizen female Boitumelo Botsang Ramodisa aged 33 years. she originate form Mmankgodi GOO-Nong ward. She is wanted for the offence of neglect of children.

Missing

Botswana citizen female Faith Letlhogonolo Mokgethi aged 27 of Rasesa village Sekoboane ward. She wanted for the offense of Obtaining by false pretenses. The offence was committed on the 20/06/13

Missing

Botswana Citizen males Setswalo Thuto aged 36 years of Maun . he wanted for the offence of obtaining by False pretenses. the offense was committed in June 2013.

Missing

Botswana citizen male Bonatla Tsholofelo aged 41 years is wanted for the offense of theft common. the accused originate from Mathangwane vilage.

Missing

Botswana citizen male Phenyo Monthe aged 28 years of Mahalapye , Thomadithotse ward. He is wanted for the offense of obtaining by false pretenses. the offense was committed on the 12 July 2013.

Missing

Botswana citizen male Phenyo Duncan Bino Modisapoo aged 32 years of Moshupa , Modimele ward. He is wanted for the offense of obtaining by false pretenses. the offense was committed on the 17 July 2014.

Missing

Botswana citizen male Amos Sonani. he originate form Maun Vilage Botshabelo ward. he is wanted for the offense of robbery committed on the 8 January 2015.

Missing

Botswana citizen male Ngwako Serumola aged 37 of Bobonong, Serumola ward. he is wanted for the offense of attempts to obtain by false pretenses . the offense was committed on the 14 April 2014.

Call
For Emergency Call

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Special Support Group    


Special Support Group (SSG) is a para-military Branch of the Botswana Police Service (BPS). It was formed in 1978 when the Police Mobile Unit (PMU) that existed then was disbanded to form the nuclear of the Botswana Defence Force (BDF) in 1977. SSG was born with a total strength of thirty-four (34) officers of different ranks. In 1990 it was transformed into companies, platoons and sections for easy command and control. It provides operational support to Divisions, Districts and Stations by;

  • Mobile and foot patrols
  • Escort/shipment of revenue and minerals
  • Escort of hardened criminals from State Prison to places of trial
  • VIP Protection
  • Border Patrols
  • Crime surveillance
  • Provision of security at political meetings, sports activities and demonstrations

 

It also compliments with the following specialized services

  • Public order operations
  • Tracking operations
  • Narcotic searches
  • Peace Keeping Missions
  • Disposal of explosives like bombs
  • Rescue operations
  • Scuba divers

POSTAL ADDRESS

The Commander Special Support Group
P O Box 40116
Gaborone
Fax: 3903305

 

SSG TELEPHONE DIRECTORY

Switchboard = 3957272
Commander(w) = 3912081
Deputy Commander(w) = 3914390
Director of Music (w) = 3903334