To be a world-class Police Service, with a people friendly, responsive and professional workforce.
To provide quality police service to meet the expectations of our customers; by upholding the rule of law, creating and maintaining strong partnerships for a conducive social, economic and political development of Kenya.
The mandate of the Directorate of Criminal Investigations as derived from Part V, Section 28 and 35 of the National Police Service Act 2011 is to conduct criminal investigations and all other aspects incidental thereto.