Friday, December 13, 2019

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  • Submission of Social inquiry reports to court and other state organs
  • Supervision of offenders in the community
  • Empowerment of offenders with skills for self-sustenance

Probation and Aftercare Service is a government department in the Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government, State Department for Correctional Services. We provide advisory reports to court and other agencies for the purpose of determining bail and bond terms and for decision-making on sentencing and release of offenders. We also supervise, resettle, reintegrate and rehabilitate offenders serving various non-custodial sentences in the community. In the management of offenders, we work with victims of crime and the public in ensuring public-safety. We invite you to know more about us as you peruse our website. 

News & Events


Probation and Aftercare Service held a National Workshop to develop the PACS Data Collection System from 4th to 7th November 2019 in Naivasha, Nakuru County. The workshop, which was the first of its kind in the region was aimed at developing a comprehensive framework based on the International Classification of Crime for Statistical Purposes (ICCS) for capturing data and statistics on crime and criminal justice.

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Section 40A (2) of the Prevention of Terrorism Act was amended vide Statute Law Miscellaneous Amendment Act No. 12 of 2019 to expand the membership of the Counter-Terrorism Centre to include in paragraph (j) "Probation and Aftercare Services Department"

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The Public Service Commission has advertised one thousand posts for the recruitment of new Probation Officers. This drive to recruit additional officers has been very well welcomed by the department of Probation and Aftercare Service. It comes at a time when the department has been facing staffing gaps arising from new and increased roles, mandates, and increased demand for existing services.

The new officers will enhance the department’s capacity in meeting its strategic directions of a just, safe, secure and crime-free society. Members of the public who meet the required qualifications are encouraged to apply for the posts via the commission’s website, or

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Our Contacts

Probation and Aftercare Service Headquarters
A: Taifa Road, Reinsurance Plaza Building
P. O. Box 42335-00100 Nairobi, Kenya
P: +254-020-2652335/ 3311303 /2215658/ 2240057/ 2224016/ 722-104621/ 1044626