Is a Unit within the Directorate of criminal Investigations – Kenya that was formed in the year 2018. It was formed as a result of the need to have a centralized unit that profile offenders and provide advisory.

MANDATE

  • Offender profiling
  • Crime Research and Analysis
  • Advisory

ROLES

  • To collect crime data from all over the country and store it in a database
  • To identify crime patterns and trends and research on the same with a view to advising the stakeholders
  • To provide a link between investigative units in the country to enable them to share criminal data among themselves.
  • To integrate with other Government data repositories so as to enrich the offender profiling process.
  • To liaise with investigative and operational units by providing analytical assistance.