Be Alert

Lets protect our children

Through online monitoring, analysis and investigations has noted an increase in digital threats to children during the current "stay-at-home" order due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Investigations have revealed several threats that include Cyber Bullying, Sexting, Sextual Extortion, Access to Pornography and Violent Content, Identity theft, Grooming among others.
DCI Detectives are working tirelessly to nab individuals or groups that are engaged in such violations and do hereby advise parents or guardians to reach out to their local DCI offices and file official reports incase of such incidents.
Pedophiles who are taking advantage of the isolation measures as an increased opportunity to contact children remotely to engage in their passion should be WARNED that THEY WILL BE ARRESTED.

DCI Anti– Human Trafficking & Child Protection Unit
Located at the SOUTH C DCI ACADEMY
P.O. BOX 30036 -00100 Nairobi
call116,112 Toll free

If you notice that your child or another child is a victim of any of the above risks, reach out to your local DCI offices, and file an official report.
Illegal and harmful content, including child sexual abuse material can be reported remotely to the National KE-CIRT/CC through
To learn more or make a report about online abuse, visit:

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Issuance of Certificates of Police Clearance

The Directorate of Criminal Investigations will be resuming issuance of Certificates of Police Clearance (Formerly Certificate of Good Conduct) effective tomorrow, Thursday 25th June, 2020.

However, we have come up with new guidelines to be observed in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.

So far we have 37,751 pending applications which we intend to process expeditiously. In order to adhere to social distancing measures as advised by health experts, we shall be attending to 600 clients daily beginning from 7am to 4pm.

In this regard, we wish to advise all applicants who chose DCI Hqs for fingerprinting to log in to and book an appointment indicating the date and exact time that one will be attended to.

Note: Only those with appointments and who arrive at the designated time will be allowed past the gate .


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